Senate Bill 22 (Redistricting Reform) Floor Remarks

June 15, 2018
“Here are my remarks on the Senate floor from June 12, 2018 in support of an amendment by Senator Aument, which would call for the independent commission to create regional districts for elections of judges to certain state courts.” Listen   [Read More]

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Boys Scouts From Across the State Descend Upon the Capitol

May 01, 2018
Today, approximately 100 Boy Scouts and leaders from across the Commonwealth gathered at the state Capitol Building to mark the first annual Boy Scout Day at the Capitol.   [Read More]

NEPA Residents Take Part in Telephone Town Hall on Heroin & Opioid Crisis

September 22, 2016
Nearly 20,000 households took part across 14 northeastern Pennsylvania counties yesterday for a Telephone Town Hall meeting hosted by area legislators to discuss the heroin and opioid epidemic in the region. Listen   [Read More]

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SR 294 and 365

June 13, 2016
Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee - June 29, 2016 Listen     [Read More]

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Constitutional Removal of Attorney General

February 12, 2016
Senator Gordner opens debate on Senate Resolution 284, addressing the issue of Constitutional removal of Attorney General Kathleen Kane.     [Read More]

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Senator Gordner Responds to Governor Wolf’s Proposed Budget

February 09, 2016
Senator Gordner responds to Governor Wolf’s proposed budget, which calls for massive increases in taxes and spending. Listen   [Read More]

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Public Hearing – Wednesday, November 18, 2015

November 17, 2015
Special Committee on Senate Address - November 18, 2015     [Read More]

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Public Hearing – Tuesday, November 17, 2015

November 13, 2015
Special Committee on Senate Address - November 17, 2015    [Read More]

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Public Hearing – Monday, November 9, 2015

November 05, 2015
Special Committee on Senate Address - November 9, 2015     [Read More]

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Senate Leaders Applaud Passage of Sweeping Pension Restructuring Plan Projected to Save $18.3 Billion

May 13, 2015
A significant plan to reform Pennsylvania’s costly state pension systems was approved today by the Senate by a vote of 28 to 19, according to Senate Republican Leaders.   [Read More]