News Releases

Jul

15

2020

July 15, 2020

Pennsylvanians would maintain access to public records during a disaster declaration under a bill approved by the Senate today, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).   [Read More]

Jul

08

2020

July 08, 2020

The Office of the State Fire Commissioner is offering funding via the COVID-19 Crisis Fire Company and Emergency Medical Services Grant Program (FCEMSGP), according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).   [Read More]

Jun

17

2020

June 17, 2020

Local schools can apply now for funding through two new grant programs created last month to protect the health and safety of students, teachers and school employees during COVID-19, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).   [Read More]

Jun

10

2020

June 10, 2020

Future emergency disaster declarations could not be extended beyond 30 days without legislative approval under a proposed Constitutional Amendment approved by the Senate today, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27), who supported the measure.   [Read More]

May

28

2020

May 28, 2020

The Senate has passed two bills to direct $2.6 billion in federal CARES funding to support individuals, families, small businesses, organizations and county governments that were most heavily impacted by the COVID-19 virus, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).    [Read More]

May

13

2020

May 13, 2020

As the number of positive COVID-19 cases steadily decrease, the Senate approved a package of bills today (May 13) that would give county governments more discretion over reopening their local economies and provide a way for the reopening of some businesses -- if they can operate in a manner that protects employees and customers, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).   [Read More]