Senators Scarnati and Corman Comment on the Passing of Elsie Hillman

August 4, 2015

(HARRISBURG) – Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement regarding the passing of Elsie Hillman: more»

Rep. Marino Takes on Billion Dollar Regulations

August 4, 2015

Washington D.C.—Today, Congressman Tom Marino (R-PA) Chairman of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law, and Senator Dan Coats (R-IN) introduced companion legislation in their respective chambers to stop “high impact rules” with costs over $1 billion dollars annually from taking effect until all court challenges to the regulation in question are sett more»

Media Advisory: Thompson to Discuss Youth Training for Jobs in In-Demand Industries

August 3, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson (R-PA) will join on Wednesday, Aug. more»

Thompson: Local Communities Will Suffer Under New Power Plant Rules

August 3, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson (R-PA) today said new power plant emission standards released by the Department of Environmental Protection (EPA) and President Barack Obama would have a devastating effect on the energy industry across Pennsylvania and on local communities. more»

STEP, Inc. among Social Service Agencies Affected by Budget Impasse

9 weeks 4 days ago

As the Pennsylvania budget impasse remains unresolved, Lycoming-Clinton Counties Commission for Community Action (STEP), Inc., is enacting a phased-in approach for dealing with the lack of payments from the state. Phase I will go into effect Monday, August 3, 2015. This approach has been engineered to cause the least amount of negative impact for STEP’s customers, employees, and vendors. more»

Op-ed: Working Through the Budget Impasse Created by Governor Wolf

July 30, 2015

Throughout his Campaign and during the first few months of his Administration, Governor Wolf consistently voiced that he was going to be a different type of Governor. He said he wanted to work with the Legislature. I was encouraged and looked forward to a good, bi-partisan relationship to help strengthen our Commonwealth. more»

County Planner Appointed to State Transportation Advisory Committee

10 weeks 2 days ago
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Lycoming County Transportation Planner, Mark Murawski, was appointed by PA Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati, 25th District, to serve on the prestigious Pennsylvania Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC). more»

Marino, Pierluisi Introduce Transnational Drug Trafficking Bill

July 29, 2015

Washington D.C.—Today, Congressman Tom Marino (PA-10) and Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi (D-PR) reintroduced the Transnational Drug Trafficking Act of 2015, a companion to a bill introduced by Senators Feinstein and Grassley. The legislation is intended to curtail the pervasiveness of the transnational drug trade and trafficking by making it easier for U.S. more»

Why I Will Vote ‘No’ on the Iran Nuclear Deal

July 29, 2015

Washington D.C.—Today, Congressman Tom Marino (PA-10) issued a statement on the Obama Administration’s negotiated deal with the Republic of Iran regarding its nuclear weapons development and fissile material procurement. more»

Marino Grills Secretary Kerry on Iran Nuclear Deal

July 28, 2015

Washington D.C.—Today, Congressman Tom Marino (PA-10), member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, attended a hearing entitled, Iran Nuclear Agreement: The Administration’s Case. more»

Finally Takin’ the REINS

July 28, 2015

Washington D.C.—Today, Congressman Tom Marino (PA-10) applauded the passage of H.R. 427 - the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2015. more»

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