February 9, 2016
Sen. Lloyd Smucker (R-Lancaster) termed Gov. Tom Wolf’s second budget address today “a short-sighted speech that was mired in negativity and the failings of the past instead of painting a vision for the future.
January 21, 2016
Citing agriculture’s key role in Pennsylvania’s economy and the need to adequately prepare for a potential outbreak of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) and other threats, Senator Elder Vogel (R-47) and his colleagues Ryan Aument (R-36), Gene Yaw (R-23) Dave Argall (R-29) and Lloyd Smucker (R-13) are preparing legislation to restore vital funding for agriculture-related items vetoed from the state budget by Governor Tom Wolf.[...Read More]
January 20, 2016
Calling for both accountability in our schools and more fair and accurate assessment tools, the Senate today unanimously approved House changes to a bill introduced by Sen. Lloyd Smucker (R-Lancaster) that will delay as a graduation requirement the Keystone Exams for two years.
December 4, 2015