News Releases

Apr

17

2019

April 17, 2019

$4.3 million loan awarded today will allow Williamsburg Municipal Authority in Blair County to complete a major water system improvement project that will impact a large part of the community.   [Read More]

Apr

10

2019

April 10, 2019

Senator Ward offers a resolution recognizing National Osteopathic Medicine Week in Pennsylvania.     [Read More]

Apr

09

2019

April 09, 2019

The Senate Labor and Industry Committee approved a bill today that would set commonsense safety standards for barns and other agricultural buildings that are repurposed for weddings and other social events.   [Read More]

Apr

02

2019

April 02, 2019

State Senator Judy Ward (R-30) and Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) will soon introduce legislation exempting milk haulers from travel bans imposed during a declaration of disaster emergency.   [Read More]

Mar

27

2019

March 27, 2019

Senator Ward speaks in support of SB 478, legislation that would provide a personal income tax credit for landowners who lease or sell their land, buildings and equipment to beginning farmers.     [Read More]

Mar

27

2019

March 27, 2019

With the “graying” of Pennsylvania’s farm families, Senator Elder Vogel (R-47) is introducing legislation that will encourage existing farmers and landowners to work with beginning farmers to help them get started.     [Read More]