News Releases

Jun

27

2019

June 27, 2019

“I am pleased we were able to put together a responsible and prudent spending plan which holds the line on taxes. Additionally, for the first time in a long time, we were able to set aside a substantial amount in the Rainy Day Fund for the inevitable time when the economy turns down.  This budget spends less than the Governor proposed while transferring at least $250 million to the Rainy Day fund.”   [Read More]

May

08

2019

May 08, 2019

The Senate approved a package of “Farming First” bills this week that would help Pennsylvania agricultural operations remain competitive and profitable for current and future generations of farmers, according to Senator Scott Hutchinson. The bills in the “Farming First” package would: Change the state’s farmland preservation program to allow farmers more flexibility for building or […]   [Read More]

May

08

2019

May 08, 2019

The Senate this week adopted a resolution sponsored by Senator Scott Hutchinson recognizing May 2019 as "Youth Art Month in Pennsylvania."     [Read More]

May

06

2019

May 06, 2019

The Senate today (May 6) adopted a resolution introduced by Senator Scott E. Hutchinson recognizing May 14, 2019 as Apraxia Awareness Day in Pennsylvania.     [Read More]

May

06

2019

May 06, 2019

The Senate Finance Committee will meet at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday (May 8), in Room 461 of the Main Capitol, Harrisburg to consider five bills, according to Committee Chairman Senator Scott Hutchinson (R-21).    [Read More]

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee today (March 26) recommended that a Clarion County native be promoted to Brigadier General in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard, according to Senator Scott Hutchinson.     [Read More]