News Releases

Feb

10

2017

February 10, 2017

The PA Public School Building Construction and Reconstruction Advisory Committee will hold its next public hearing to continue discussion and receive testimony related to the state’s reimbursement program for school districts for costs associated with construction and reconstruction and lease of public school buildings (commonly known as PlanCon).   [Read More]

Feb

07

2017

February 07, 2017

Responding to Governor Wolf’s budget address today, Senate Republicans said they will continue to advocate fiscal responsibility, as they have done in previous budgets, and prioritize the process of finding government efficiencies.   Senator Scarnati   Senator Corman   Senator Browne   [Read More]

Feb

01

2017

February 01, 2017

Lehigh Valley residents recently participated in a special Southeastern Pennsylvania telephone town hall meeting concerning Pennsylvania’s heroin and opioid epidemic, according to Senator Pat Browne, one of the call’s hosts.   [Read More]

Jan

12

2017

January 12, 2017

Residents will soon see pedestrian safety improvements at a high-volume intersection adjacent to the school district’s new public high school, according to Senator Pat Browne and state Reps. Peter Schweyer and Mike Schlossberg.   [Read More]

Jan

04

2017

January 04, 2017

Pennsylvania’s heroin and opioid epidemic will be the focus of a third special Telephone Town Hall meeting to be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 10th from the State Capitol in Harrisburg, according to Senator Pat Browne, one of the hosts of this tele-town hall.   [Read More]

Dec

19

2016

December 19, 2016

Senate Appropriations Chairman Pat Browne’s recent visit of Lehigh Career and Technical Institute (LCTI) in Schnecksville is featured this month on “The Browne Report” television show.   [Read More]

Dec

06

2016

December 06, 2016

Two Lehigh County projects were awarded grants by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) at its meeting today (December 6), according to Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Pat Browne.   [Read More]

Nov

16

2016

November 16, 2016

After voters re-elected all Republican incumbents and five new Senators last week, Senate Republicans strengthened their majority to the largest level in 66 years. Today, Senate Republicans re-elected their leaders for the 2017-18 legislative session, retaining the current team to serve in their respective roles.   [Read More]

Nov

03

2016

November 03, 2016

Senate Appropriations Chairman Pat Browne’s recent visit to Smooth-On Inc. in Lower Macungie Township is this month’s feature installment on “The Browne Report” television show.   [Read More]

Nov

01

2016

November 01, 2016

Gov. Tom Wolf approved the release of Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) funding, which had previously received legislative authorization, for Cedar Crest College, according to state Sen. Pat Browne and state Reps. Mike Schlossberg and Peter Schweyer.   [Read More]

Oct

26

2016

October 26, 2016

The PlanCon meeting schedule for 9:30 a.m. tomorrow (October 27th) at Red Lion Area High School has been POSTPONED to a later date due to the House of Representatives being in Session.   [Read More]

Oct

26

2016

October 26, 2016

The PA Public School Building Construction and Reconstruction Advisory Committee will hold its next public hearing to continue discussion and receive testimony related to the state’s reimbursement program for school districts for costs associated with construction and reconstruction and lease of public school buildings (commonly known as PlanCon).   [Read More]