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Feb

12

2021

February 12, 2021

In This Update: COVID-19 Relief Bill Signed into Law Hearing Explores Serious Shortcomings in PA Vaccine Rollout Constitutional Amendment Limiting Emergency Declarations Will be Decided by Voters Lawmakers Receive Update on PASSHE Redesign Efforts HuntFishPA Platform Aims to Make Licensing More Convenient COVID-19 Relief Bill Signed into Law Last week, the Senate and the House […]  [Read More]

Feb

05

2021

February 05, 2021

A comprehensive $912 million relief package to help restaurants, schools, employers, and tenants impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic received final legislative approval on Friday and was sent to the Governor’s desk for enactment into law, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27), who strongly supported the bill.    [Read More]

Feb

04

2021

February 04, 2021

A Senate hearing today detailed serious deficiencies in the state’s COVID-19 vaccination distribution plan and its negative impacts on communities throughout Pennsylvania, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).  [Read More]

Feb

04

2021

February 04, 2021

In This Update: Governor’s Budget Plan Features Massive Spending and Tax Increases Secretary of State Resigns After Critical Error on Constitutional Amendment Resources Available to Answer Unemployment Claimants’ Year-End Tax Questions New Fraud Attempts Target Social Media Users 2021 Trout Stocking Schedule Available Now Governor’s Budget Plan Features Massive Spending and Tax Increases Governor Wolf […]  [Read More]

Feb

03

2021

February 03, 2021

PA Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34), Senate Majority Leader Kim Ward (R-39) and Senate Appropriations Chairman Pat Browne (R-16) will hold a virtual news conference on Governor Wolf’s massive tax and spend budget proposal “dead on arrival” in the Senate, saying it is out of touch is with Pennsylvanians and small businesses that are struggling to survive during the COVID-19 crisis.    [Read More]

Jan

28

2021

January 28, 2021

In This Update: Senate Votes to Strengthen State’s Emergency Response COVID-19 Relief Package Earns Senate Approval Legislation Advances to Enhance Penalties for Child Pornography New Online Filing Option Available for Property Tax and Rent Rebates Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation Program Reopens Senate Votes to Strengthen State’s Emergency Response State government’s efforts to respond to emergencies […]  [Read More]