News Releases

May

10

2023

May 10, 2023

The Senate approved key permitting reforms today that will streamline and expedite the state’s historically sluggish permitting process according to the measure’s sponsors, Sens. Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) and Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland/Dauphin/Perry).   [Read More]

May

09

2023

May 09, 2023

In light of new data released by the Independent Fiscal Office, the Senate Finance Committee today voted to advance two pro-growth tax reform bills championed by Sens. Ryan Aument (R-36), Tracy Pennycuick (R-24), Greg Rothman (R-34), and Judy Ward (R-30).   [Read More]

May

08

2023

May 08, 2023

The Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee passed significant permitting reform legislation that will help retain existing employers and attract new employers to the Commonwealth according to the bill’s sponsors, Sens. Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) and Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland/Dauphin/Perry).   [Read More]

May

02

2023

May 02, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) has been appointed to the Public School Employees’ Retirement Board of Trustees by Senate President Pro Tempore Kim Ward (R-39).   [Read More]

Apr

26

2023

April 26, 2023

HARRISBURG – A resolution sponsored by Sens. Devlin Robinson (R-37) and Greg Rothman (R-34) preparing for the 250th anniversaries of the United States Marine Corps and Navy was approved unanimously today by the Senate’s Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee. Senate Resolution 82 urges the secretary of the Navy to designate Philadelphia and portions of […]   [Read More]

Apr

26

2023

April 26, 2023

Legislation sponsored by Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) to make Diwali an official state holiday in Pennsylvania was passed the state Senate today unanimously.   [Read More]

Apr

25

2023

April 25, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) has been appointed to the Basic Education Funding Commission by Senate President Pro Tempore Kim Ward (R-39).   [Read More]

Apr

21

2023

April 21, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) is inviting constituents to May open house events at his district offices in New Bloomfield, Silver Spring and Shippensburg.   [Read More]

Mar

30

2023

March 30, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) has reintroduced legislation to expand crimes in which the death penalty could be considered to include killings committed in schools, places of worship and other locations considered safe spaces. Rothman previously introduced this legislation in the House of Representatives.   [Read More]

Mar

16

2023

March 16, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) today announced the approval of several state grants to support infrastructure and recreation projects throughout Cumberland County.   [Read More]

Mar

16

2023

March 16, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) and Rep. Perry Stambaugh (R-86) today announced the approval of state grant funding to support several projects in Perry County.   [Read More]

Mar

16

2023

March 16, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) and Rep. Torren Ecker (R-193) today announced state funding for a key road project in Shippensburg Borough.   [Read More]

Mar

10

2023

March 10, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) has been appointed by Senate President Pro Tempore Kim Ward (R-39) to the Legislative Data Processing Committee.   [Read More]

Mar

06

2023

March 06, 2023

Today, two Marine Corps veterans, Sens. Devlin Robinson (R-37) and Greg Rothman (R-34), introduced Senate Resolution 55 to honor the 78th Anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima.   [Read More]

Mar

02

2023

March 02, 2023

To make Pennsylvania more economically competitive and ensure it is an attractive place to live and work, Sens. Ryan Aument (R-36), Tracy Pennycuick (R-24), Greg Rothman (R-34) and Judy Ward (R-30) unveiled a pro-growth tax reform package of bills.   [Read More]

Mar

01

2023

March 01, 2023

Legislation sponsored by Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) permitting local police in Pennsylvania to use radar for speed enforcement was approved unanimously today by the Senate Transportation Committee. Pennsylvania is the only state in the country that prohibits local police from being equipped with speed-enforcement radar.     [Read More]

Feb

24

2023

February 24, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) has been appointed that state board overseeing Pennsylvania’s use of $1 billion in opioid settlement funds.   [Read More]

Feb

22

2023

February 22, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman’s (R-34) district offices are open to serve residents of the 34th Senate District.   [Read More]

Feb

21

2023

February 21, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) and Sen. Nikil Saval (D-1) have introduced legislation to make Diwali an official state holiday in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Feb

17

2023

February 17, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) has been appointed by Senate President Pro Tempore Kim Ward (R-39) to the Pennsylvania Athletic Oversight Committee.   [Read More]

Feb

08

2023

February 08, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) has been appointed to serve on the Senate Majority Policy Committee by Senate President Pro Tempore Kim Ward (R-39).   [Read More]

Feb

03

2023

February 03, 2023

Sens. Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) and Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland/Dauphin/Perry) introduced legislation to reduce and reform the state’s regulatory process, holding state agencies transparent and accountable.   [Read More]

Jan

06

2023

January 06, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman (R-34) today was named chairman of the Senate Game and Fisheries Committee, vice chairman of the Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee and member of the Appropriations Committee, among other committee assignments.   [Read More]

Jan

03

2023

January 03, 2023

State Sen. Greg Rothman was sworn in today in a Capitol ceremony to represent the 34th Senate District, which covers all of Perry County, most of Cumberland County and northern Dauphin County.   [Read More]

Dec

14

2022

December 14, 2022

The Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) approved grants today to help local law enforcement agencies better protect their communities, according to Sen.-elect Greg Rothman (R-34).   [Read More]