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Meeting on Quality Infant and Toddler Care

November 13, 2018
Early Childhood Education Caucus | November 14 | Room 8E-B, East Wing |     [Read More]

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Sen. Browne, Rep. Mackenzie, Dr. Lipman Promote Diabetes Awareness

November 13, 2018
Speaking at a press conference today (November 13) to promote diabetes awareness, Senator Pat Browne, Representative Ryan Mackenzie and Dr. Terri Lipman, an award-winning Professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and pediatric nurse practitioner in the Division of Diabetes and Endocrinology at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, discussed the growing impact of the chronic disease on people of all ages.   Listen   [Read More]

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Performance-Based Budget Board Organizational Meeting

October 11, 2018
Joint Hearing Senate Appropriations Committee and House Appropriations Committee and the Budget Secretary | October 15, 2018 | 4:00 p.m. | North Office Building, Hearing Room #1 |     [Read More]

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State Veterans Homes and the LIFE (Living Independently for the Elderly) Program

September 21, 2018
Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services and Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee | September 26, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B |     [Read More]

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Public Roundtable on School Safety – Center Valley, PA

September 05, 2018
Senate Majority Policy Committee | September 12, 2018 | 1:00 p.m. | Center Valley, PA |     [Read More]

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Public Hearing on Philadelphia Safe Schools Initiative

August 28, 2018
Senate Appropriations Committee | August 28, 2018 at 11 a.m. | Shusterman Hall, Temple University |     [Read More]

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Senate Sends Comprehensive School Safety Measure to Governor’s Desk

June 22, 2018
The Senate approved a comprehensive, bipartisan school safety bill today that will dedicate significant new resources to help prevent school violence.     [Read More]

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Senate Republican Leaders Issue Responses to Senate Passage of State Budget

June 22, 2018
Senate Republican leaders offered the following statements on passage of the Fiscal Year 2018-2019 state budget, which holds the line on spending, makes historic investments in education and school safety initiatives, and includes no new taxes. Listen     [Read More]

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Public Hearing – Subcommittee on Health and Human Services on School Safety – Mental Health Services

May 23, 2018
Senate Appropriations Committee - Subcommittee on Health and Human Services | May 23, 2018 at 1:30 PM | Hearing Room 1, North Office Building |     [Read More]

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Senators and Attorney General Urge Passage of School Threat Reporting System

May 22, 2018
Bipartisan legislation introduced by Senators Pat Browne (R-16), Vincent J. Hughes (D-7) and Scott Martin (R-13) and supported by Attorney General Josh Shapiro creating a new school threat monitoring system in an effort to help reduce school violence is scheduled for a final vote in the Senate today (May 22nd).     [Read More]

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Public Hearing to consider final recommendations and report

May 18, 2018
Public School Building Construction & Reconstruction Advisory Committee (PlanCon) | May 23, 2018 at 9:30 AM | Senate Majority Caucus Room |     [Read More]

Senators Propose Creation of School Threat Reporting System

April 24, 2018
Bipartisan legislation introduced by Senators Pat Browne (R-16), Vincent J. Hughes (D-7) and Scott Martin (R-13) to help reduce school violence by creating a new school threat monitoring system unanimously passed the Senate Education Committee today (April 24). Listen   [Read More]