Smucker Reacts to Wolf’s 2016-2017 Proposed Budget

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.
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Senators to Offer Supplemental Funding Measure for Agriculture Programs

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]

Senate Advances Smucker Bill to Delay Keystone Exams as a Graduation Requirement

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.
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House Bill 1552

January 14, 2016

Senate Education Committee - January 19, 2016[...Read More]

Public hearing on Act 537 (PA Sewage Facilities Act)

December 4, 2015

Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee - December 8, 2015
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