Butler, Clarion, Forest, Venango and Warren Counties
2015 Photo Gallery
November 24, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with Robert Kellner of Harrisville, PA. Robert owns Kellners Fireworks and is pictured here with his daughter.
November 22, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson is pictured with Butler County residents Stephen Pfau and Ryan Wasil, a constitiuent from Senator Hutchinson’s district, after they had received their Eagle Scout award. For Stephen’s Eagle Scout project he built gardening carts that contained pots and tools that would be used by rehabilitation patients at Vincentian de Marillac and Marion Manor, two local skilled nursing facilities. For Ryan’s Eagle Scout project he built an instrument cupboard and shelf system for storage of band instruments at Our Lady of Sacred Heart High School.
November 19, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson attends a Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee hearing on the National Guard Youth Challenge Program.”
November 19, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson tours Carson Long Military Institute in New Bloomfield, PA. Carson Long Military Institute is the oldest preparatory boarding school in the Unites States and features military training for grades 6-12
November 17, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with members of the AMVET Post 113 from Tionesta, PA. They were visiting the capitol in support of House Bill 1579 which names a bridge over the Allegheny River on State Route 62 the Lt. Col. Michael McLaughlin/AMVETS Post 113 Memorial Bridge. Lt. Col. McLaughlin was killed in Iraq by a suicide bomber on January 5, 2006. He was the first PA Army National Guard officer to be killed in action since World War II.
November 16, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson joined Chuck Coup for a photo with a resolution I introduced earlier this year designating June 5th, 2015, as “PA Sustainable Forestry Initiative Day” in Pennsylvania. Mr. Coup was in Harrisburg for a presentation to the Joint Conservation Committee, which Senator Hutchinson chairs.”
October 26, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with Jim and Cathy Miller, constituents from Butler County, after their tour of the Capitol. Also pictured is Representative Lee James.
October 26, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson attended a joint House and Senate Veterans’ Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee hearing to receive testimony on disabled veterans’ property tax relief.
October 21, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with Professor Nicole Hahna and several Slippery Rock University students during their annual Day on the Hill event to discuss advancements in music therapy and its benefits to Pennsylvania’s medical field.
October 20, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with Sierra Woodford from the Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf on her most recent visit to Harrisburg.
October 8, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson attends a meet and greet panel discussion with speakers General Frank Grass and General James Joseph.
September 3, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson takes a tour of the Pennsylvania Air National Guard’s 171st Air Refueling Wing.
August 27, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson tours Fort Indiantown Gap and visits the Eastern Army Aviation Training Site
August 20, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson questions a testifier at a joint Senate State Government Committee and Senate Finance Committee hearing.
August 15, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson stands with the Peters family who are winners of the annual Butler Eagle Bowl at the Butler County Farm Show. Pictured with Senator Hutchinson are Steve and Lona Peters along with their daughters Robin and Brooklyn.
August 14, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson took a picture and met Mario Lemieux during the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex grand opening in Cranberry Township, Butler County. The complex will serve as a comprehensive outpatient facility for UPMC sports medicine as well as the primary practice facility for the Pittsburgh Penguins.
August 14, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson speaks with DCED Secretary Dennis Davin during a visit to Oil City to discuss economic development projects.
July 11, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson introduced The US Army Field Band in Franklin, PA.
July 2, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson, along with Representative Donna Oberlander, presented the Billy Mitchell Award to Kayley Buzard of Clarion County recognizing her for her work with the Civil Air Patrol and the Clarion County Squadron.
June 24, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson takes a picture with, from left to right, Anchor Losch, Julie Kasunic and Marisa Wildonger. The girls are part of the American Legion’s Keystone Girls program and visited with the Senator on a recent trip up to the Capitol.
June 18, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson listened to testimony given by Auditor General DePasquale regarding municipal pensions.
June 16, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson answers questions on his legislation, Senate Bill 737, before the Senate Game and Fisheries Committee.
June 10, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with Professor Joseph Croskey of Clarion University to discuss issues important to Clarion University, its students and its faculty.
June 2, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson at a Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee hearing to consider the nomination of John Quigley as Secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection.
June 2, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson presented a resolution to Heather Fennessey and Don LeGoullon honoring PennTAP for their 50 year anniversary.
June 2, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson presented a resolution to PennTAP honoring their 50th anniversary.
May 26, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson takes a photo with a plaque that was given to him and signed by the members of Boy Scout Troop 58 from Butler, Pennsylvania.
May 26, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson had the honor of presenting Jordan McCord with a Good Citizenship Award. Jordan recently graduated 6th grade and attends Saint Joseph School in Lucinda.
May 19, 2015 - Senator Hutchinson presented Good Citizenship Awards to Victoria and Landon, both 8th grade students at North Clarion Junior Senior High School. They were selected by faculty for outstanding student achievement, leadership skills and service to others.
May 15, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson hosted scout leaders and boy scouts from Boy Scout Troop 58 from Butler, PA during their visit to the Capitol.
May 12, 2015 - Senator Hutchinson attended a Second Amendment rally on the Capitol steps.
May 12, 2015 - Senator Hutchinson greeted and met with constituents David Clark and his family. David’s daughter Lydia was serving that day as guest page in the House of Representatives.
May 12, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with Tammy Huey from UPMC and Sheila Gealey from the PA Coalition of Nurse Practitioners to discuss issues related to the nursing profession and the health care field.
April 29, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson gave a tour of the Capitol to students from Keystone High School in Clarion County during their recent visit to Harrisburg.
April 29, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson speaks to testifiers at a Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee hearing that was held at the Adamsburg Community Fire Department to discuss volunteer fire companies’ recruitment and retention.
April 22, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson attended a hearing of the Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee to consider Theodore Dallas for the nomination of Secretary of Department of Human Services.
April 22, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson, along with Senator Vulakovich and Representative Saccone, spoke with a veteran during the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee’s annual DAV Van Drive Off at Soldiers’ Grove on Commonwealth Avenue.
April 21, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson, along with Representative Lee James, gave a tour of the Capitol to students from Rocky Grove High School in Venango County.
April 20, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson meets with 4-H students from the 21st Senatorial District during their visit to Harrisburg.
April 19, 2015 - - Senator Hutchinson presented a citation to Trevor Phelps of Clarendon, Warren County recognizing his outstanding achievement of the rank of Eagle Scout. For his Eagle Scout project, Trevor made repairs to the drainage system at the Wesleyan Church in Warren, PA. Trevor is the son of David and Donna Phelps and is a member of Boy Scout Troop 13.
April 15, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with Doctor Norton, president of Slippery Rock University, and several Slippery Rock University students to discuss issues related to Slippery Rock University and higher education in Pennsylvania.
April 15, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with Doctor Whitney and Syed Ali-Zaidi, faculty members of Clarion University, along with students of Clarion University to discuss issues important to Clarion University and the Pennsylvanian system of higher education.
March 31, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson discussed agricultural and farming issues with people from all areas of the agricultural industry during the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau’s legislative day.
March 15, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson presented a citation to John Cooper of Rouseville, Venango County recognizing his achievement of the rank of Eagle Scout. For his Eagle Scout project John created a meditation area at Calvary Cemetery that included landscaping and a refurbished bench. Also pictured are state Representative Lee James and Congressman G.T. Thompson.
March 12, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson speaks with a local student at Clarion University during his annual Senator for a Day event.
March 3, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with Charles Stowe, a Butler Township official, to discuss Butler Township and other local government issues.
March 3, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson listened to testimony during a joint hearing of the Environmental Resources and Energy and Local Government Committees regarding the impact of enacting a Marcellus Shale tax.
March 2, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson attends a round table discussion with other legislators to discuss potential tax increases and the effects they would have on the citizens of Pennsylvania.
February 18, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson attends a Veterans’ Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee meeting.
February 18, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson met with James Daley, the nominee for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, to discuss his nomination, the environment and the state of hunting in Pennsylvania.
February 8, 2015 - Senator Hutchinson presented a citation to Daniel Pierson at the Sheffield Methodist Church for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. For his Eagle Scout community service project, Daniel updated entrance signs in Sheffield and cleared debris from the grounds of the signs. Pictured with Daniel are Senator Hutchinson, Daniel’s parents Rich and Denise Pierson, Daniel’s grandfather Walt Malloy, and Scout Leader Tom Dunn.
February 2, 2015 - Senator Hutchinson met with Butler Township Commissioner Joe Hasychak who was visiting Harrisburg on behalf of the PA State Association of Township Commissioners.
January 14, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson attended a ceremony at the 2015 PA Farm Show recognizing the Kummer family of Evans City, Butler County on receiving the Century Farm Award. Pictured from left are Rosalyn Kummer, Jean Kummer, Agriculture Secretary George Greig, Nolan Kummer, Lane Kummer, Scott Kummer, Representative Daryl Metcalfe.
January 6, 2015 – Senator Hutchinson talks with colleagues on the Senate floor during Swearing-In Day activities.