Senator Mensch Introduces Resolution Recognizing “First Responder Appreciation Week” in Pennsylvania

November 17, 2016
Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) introduced a resolution yesterday recognizing January 1-7, 2017 as “First Responder Appreciation Week” in Pennsylvania. Listen   [Read More]

Senator Mensch hosts the Senate Guest Chaplain

October 26, 2016
Senator Mensch was honored to host the Senate Guest Chaplain, Pastor Peter Smith, on October 24th. Pastor Smith was joined by his son Nick and Elder Stephen Curley. You can listen to the prayer and their introduction to the Senate here: Listen   [Read More]

Senator Mensch Introduces Resolution Designating October 23-29 as “Pennsylvania German Heritage Week”

October 24, 2016
Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) introduced Senate Resolution 470 today which designates the week of October 23, 2016 through October 29, 2016, as “Pennsylvania German Heritage Week” in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

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Legislative Budget & Finance Committee Meeting

October 19, 2016
Legislative Budget & Finance Committee meeting to release reports on: PA eHealth Partnership Authority Evaluation; Cost Estimates to Implement the Recommendations of the Task Force on Lyme Disease and Related Tick-borne Diseases; and The Impact of Act 32 on the Collection of Local Earned Income Taxes   Listen   [Read More]

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Senator Mensch welcomed district intern, Robert Rein, during his visit to Harrisburg.

October 18, 2016
Robert is a senior at Ursinus College and is majoring in Political Science with a double minor in Economics and International Relations.     [Read More]

Senator Mensch Introduces Resolution Recognizing Community College Completion Week

September 29, 2016
Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) introduced Senate Resolution 442 which designates the week of October 16-22, 2016 as “Community College Completion Week”.   [Read More]

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Senate Passes Senator Mensch’s Budget Reform Legislation

September 28, 2016
The Pennsylvania Senate passed Senate Bill 1341, sponsored by Senator Bob Mensch (R-24), which would help eliminate wasteful government spending in Pennsylvania. Listen     [Read More]

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Reshoring/offshoring, and automation, industrial robotics and 3D printing in relation to the manufacturing industry

September 23, 2016
JOINT HEARING - Economy, Business and Jobs Caucus AND Manufacturing Caucus - September 28, 2016 Listen     [Read More]

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Performance Based Budgeting

September 16, 2016
Joint Hearing - Senate Appropriations and Majority Policy Committees - September 20, 2016   Listen   [Read More]

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Senator Mensch hosted Judy Smith, Wendy Ormsby, and Jennifer Arevalo in Harrisburg.

June 29, 2016
Senator Mensch hosted Judy Smith, Wendy Ormsby, and Jennifer Arevalo in Harrisburg.   Listen   [Read More]

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Senator Mensch Participates in Press Conference on Prostate Cancer Task Force

June 21, 2016
Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) joined Governor Tom Wolf during ceremonial signing of SB 609. SB 609, now Act 66 of 2015, was sponsored by Senator Mensch and is designed to create greater public awareness of measures available to detect, diagnose and treat prostate cancer and related chronic prostate conditions.     [Read More]

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Legislative Budget and Finance Committee Meeting

June 15, 2016
Legislative Budget and Finance Committee Meeting     [Read More]

Pennsylvania Newsmakers

May 31, 2016
Senator Mensch participated in the May 29th edition of Pennsylvania Newsmakers, hosted by Terry Madonna, which featured a discussion of the employment of folks with disabilities, with Lewis Hall, Digital Community Manager for #IwantToWork, David W. Patti, President and CEO of the Pennsylvania Business Council. Watch here.   [Read More]

Senate Passes Mensch Bill to Continue State Military College Legislative Appointment Program and Mensch Resolution Urging Administration to Update Statewide Radio Network System

May 18, 2016
Senator Bob Mensch’s (R-24) legislation, SB 1194, to remove the sunset date of June 30, 2016 from the “State Military College Legislative Appointment Initiative” (Act 29 of 2012) passed the Senate unanimously. Listen   [Read More]

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Legislative Budget & Finance Committee

May 18, 2016
Meeting of the Legislative Budget & Finance Committee to release reports on Pennsylvania's current and future need for long-term care services for veterans and the impact of tavern gaming on the PA State Lottery.     [Read More]

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Senate Education Committee

May 11, 2016
Following the public hearing on adult literacy with the ?#?PASenate Education Committee, Senator Mensch made remarks regarding his SB 1194 which removes the sunset date for the State Military College Legislative Appointment Initiative Program Act.     [Read More]

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May 2016 – The Mensch Report

April 29, 2016
On this edition of the Mensch Report, Senator Mensch discusses the need for increased awareness about prostate cancer with Dr. Angelo Baccala, Chief of Urology for the Lehigh Valley Health Network.     [Read More]

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Senator Mensch Participates in PA Commission for Community College Press Conference

April 05, 2016
Senator Bob Mensch (R-24), co-chair of the bipartisan Community College Caucus, participated in the Pennsylvania Commission for Community College’s Press Conference in Harrisburg today to bring awareness to community colleges and their need for increased funding.     [Read More]

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Senator Mensch Holds 6th Community Safety Conference on Heroin Epidemic

March 31, 2016
Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) held his 6th Community Safety Conference on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at the Richland Township building. The conference is the sixth in a series of Community Safety Conferences (CSC) held by Senator Mensch.     [Read More]