News Releases

May

12

2020

May 12, 2020

The Senate approved new funding today to provide a critical layer of support for nursing homes, other organizations supporting long-term living programs, including programs for seniors to continue to live in the community and volunteer fire and EMS companies that are struggling due to COVID-19, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27), who supported the bill.   [Read More]

Apr

18

2020

April 18, 2020

A new system is available to provide unemployment assistance to individuals who are self-employed, contractors, gig workers and others who do not traditionally qualify for Unemployment Compensation, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).   [Read More]

Apr

15

2020

April 15, 2020

The Senate has passed legislation that would allow leaders in Pennsylvania counties to implement plans for business recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).   [Read More]

Apr

10

2020

April 10, 2020

The Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) today approved a $450 million emergency loan program to assist financially distressed hospitals as they work to address the COVID-19 outbreak, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).   [Read More]

Apr

08

2020

April 08, 2020

Senator John R. Gordner (R-27) will be hosting a live Tele Town Hall event to address concerns related to the COVID-19 outbreak on Friday, April 10, 2020 at 1:00pm.   [Read More]

Apr

03

2020

April 03, 2020

A portion of economic stimulus legislation recently passed by Congress is intended to help businesses and workers alike, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).   [Read More]