News Releases

May

21

2020

May 21, 2020

In This Edition: Honoring America’s Heroes on Memorial Day Governor Wolf Vetoes Bills Designed to Help 200,000 Pennsylvanians Get Back to Work Safely Legislature, Public Pressure Push Wolf to Allow Real Estate Sales New Law Allows Property Tax/Rent Rebates to Arrive Early ATV Trails Open Now in State Forests USDA Approves Online Grocery Purchasing for […]   [Read More]

May

14

2020

May 14, 2020

As Memorial Day approaches and communities across the Commonwealth deal with a shortage of flags for veterans’ graves, Senator Scott Hutchinson is calling on the Wolf Administration to ease the restrictions barring a Pennsylvania flag manufacturer from shipping its products.   [Read More]

May

14

2020

May 14, 2020

Harrisburg Happenings A report on legislative actions from the Session Week of May 11, 2020 Dear Friend, I am pleased to send you my Session Wrap Up e-newsletter. This e-newsletter features events and legislative activities from the Session Week of May 11, 2020. If you find this e-newsletter useful, I invite you to visit my […]   [Read More]

May

12

2020

May 12, 2020

Legislation passed by the Senate today (May 12) will provide vital funding to nursing homes, personal care facilities and other senior citizens’ programs impacted by COVID-19 and allow them to continue providing essential services for the state’s most vulnerable population, according to Senator Scott Hutchinson, who supported the measure.   [Read More]

May

12

2020

May 12, 2020

The Senate Finance Committee approved bills on Monday (May 11) that would exempt federal COVID-19 stimulus payments from state and local income taxes and from consideration for eligibility purposes for certain programs, according to Committee Chairman Senator Scott Hutchinson (R-21).   [Read More]

May

11

2020

May 11, 2020

Senate Finance Committee | May 11, 2020 | Approx. 2:15 p.m. | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]