Jun

30

2017

June 30, 2017

Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) voted to approve a FY 2017-18 General Fund budget that represents a $54.3 million (0.2 percent) increase in spending over the enacted Fiscal Year 2016-17 budget with supplemental appropriations included, and is nearly $650 million less than Governor Wolf’s budget request from February ($32.6 billion). [Read More]

Jun

29

2017

June 29, 2017

Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) introduced legislation, entitled “The Employment First Act,” designed to promote the employment of people with disabilities at competitive wages in Pennsylvania businesses and public agencies. [Read More]

Jun

14

2017

June 14, 2017

The Senate of Pennsylvania adopted a resolution introduced by Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) that recognized the 242nd Anniversary of the founding of the United State Army. Listen   [Read More]

Jun

08

2017

June 08, 2017

The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Infrastructure, Environment, & Government Operations, chaired by Senator Bob Mensch (R-24), held a public hearing to discuss Governor Tom Wolf’s proposed municipal fee for State Police coverage. [Read More]

Jun

07

2017

June 07, 2017

Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) announced that an Appropriations Subcommittee Hearing will take place on June 7, 2017 at 1pm to discuss Governor Tom Wolf’s proposed municipal fee for State Police coverage. [Read More]

Jun

06

2017

June 06, 2017

The Senate approved a historic pension reform bill yesterday that will transform public employee retirement benefits for the 21st Century and limit future financial risks for taxpayers, according to Senator Bob Mensch (R-24). [Read More]

May

24

2017

May 24, 2017

The Senate unanimously approved Senator Bob Mensch’s (R-24) Senate Resolution 75, which directs the Legislative Budget and Finance Committee to review how Pennsylvania accounts for and analyzes forensic evidence kits (rape kits). [Read More]

May

10

2017

May 10, 2017

Senator Bob Mensch (R-24), Co-Chair of the bipartisan Senate Life Science Caucus, participated in the PA Life Sciences Advocacy Day on May 9, 2017. [Read More]

Apr

27

2017

April 27, 2017

Senator Bob Mensch (R-Berks, Bucks, Montgomery) and Senator Lisa Boscola (D-Lehigh, Northampton), Co-Chairs of the bipartisan Community College Caucus, introduced a joint resolution today recognizing the month of April 2017 as “Pennsylvania Community College Month” in Pennsylvania. [Read More]

Apr

25

2017

April 25, 2017

Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) will be hosting a “Coffee with your Senator” event on Thursday, May 4 from 8:30 am to 10:00 am at the Perkiomen Township Municipal Building located at 1 Trappe Road, Collegeville, PA 19426. [Read More]