News Releases

Aug

15

2018

August 15, 2018

Harrison Township’s efforts to eliminate blighted properties received a $500,000 boost from the state today (August 15), according to Senator Randy Vulakovich.   [Read More]

Aug

13

2018

August 13, 2018

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee and the House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will hold a joint public hearing at the State Fire Academy, 1150 Riverside Drive, Lewistown, at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, August 14, to receive an update on the progress of the Resolution 6 Commission, according to committee chairmen Senator Randy Vulakovich and Representative Steve Barrar.   [Read More]

Aug

03

2018

August 03, 2018

The State Senate Resolution 6 (Fire & EMS) Commission will continue its review of Fire and EMS services in Pennsylvania at the Back Mountain Regional EMA, located at 3593 State Route 118, Dallas, PA, at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 7, according to Senator Randy Vulakovich and Representative Steve Barrar, who serve as Co-Chairmen of the Commission.     [Read More]

Jul

30

2018

July 30, 2018

Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Senator Randy Vulakovich (R-Allegheny) have introduced legislation that would require each state Executive and Independent Agency to produce an annual report to the Department of General Services.   [Read More]

Jul

16

2018

July 16, 2018

A bill introduced by Senators Randy Vulakovich (R-38) and Scott Martin (R-13) would ensure members of volunteer fire companies and ambulance companies would be covered under the state’s Workers’ Compensation program if they are injured in the line of duty.   [Read More]

Jul

12

2018

July 12, 2018

Marshall Township will receive a state grant to underwrite the costs of upgrading traffic signals under Pennsylvania’s “Green Light-Go” program, according to Senator Randy Vulakovich.   [Read More]

Jun

20

2018

June 20, 2018

Yesterday (June 19th), the Senate approved a bill introduced by Senator Randy Vulakovich to fine tune the state’s Price Gouging Act to ensure it specifically targets that issue when needed and the restrictions are kept in place for an appropriate amount of time.   [Read More]

Jun

19

2018

June 19, 2018

The Senate today approved House Bill 824, legislation that would establish the National Guard Youth Challenge Program in Pennsylvania, according to Senator Randy Vulakovich, a co-sponsor and strong supporter of the proposal.   [Read More]

Jun

19

2018

June 19, 2018

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee approved five measures today, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich.   [Read More]

Jun

14

2018

June 14, 2018

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee approved two bills today according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich.   [Read More]

Jun

08

2018

June 08, 2018

The Property Tax/Rent Rebate program deadline for older adults and residents with disabilities to apply for rebates of rent and property taxes paid in 2017 has been extended to December 31, 2018, according to Senator Randy Vulakovich.   [Read More]

May

25

2018

May 25, 2018

The Senate Resolution 6 Commission will hold a public hearing on the delivery of fire and EMS services in Pennsylvania at the Flight 93 National Memorial, Stoystown, Somerset County, at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 30, according to Senator Randy Vulakovich and Representative Steve Barrar, who serve as Co-Chairmen of the Commission.   [Read More]