News Releases

Mar

16

2019

March 16, 2019

Mar

15

2019

March 15, 2019

Mar

07

2019

March 07, 2019

Senator Mensch asked Budget Secretary Jen Swails about reduced funding for school safety, performance-based budgeting, and employee benefit and pension costs.     [Read More]

Mar

07

2019

March 07, 2019

Senator Mensch asked Secretary Dennis Davin about state tax credit programs during the DCED budget hearing.     [Read More]

Mar

06

2019

March 06, 2019

During the budget hearing for the Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Senator Mensch discussed increased funding for the Ben Franklin system and investments in life sciences and electronics.    [Read More]

Mar

06

2019

March 06, 2019

Senator Mensch asked representatives of the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs about transferring military service skills for certification in private industry.     [Read More]

Mar

05

2019

March 05, 2019

Senator Mensch asked about elder abuse prevention measures during the budget hearing on the Department of Aging.     [Read More]

Mar

05

2019

March 05, 2019

Senator Mensch discussed funding disparities between programs for public and non-public schools, resources for homeschool students, and community college programs during Part 2 of the Department of Education budget hearing.     [Read More]

Mar

05

2019

March 05, 2019

During Part 1 of the budget hearing for the Department of Education, Senator Mensch discussed ways to improve equity in education funding and questioned how advances in digital technology could affect the funding needs of libraries.     [Read More]

Mar

01

2019

March 01, 2019

To address residents’ safety concerns, Rep. Marcy Toepel (R-Montgomery) and Sen. Bob Mensch (R-Berks/Bucks/Montgomery) partnered to announce a $125,000 grant awarded through the Multimodal Transportation Fund that will impact New Hanover Township at the intersection of routes 73 and 663.   [Read More]