News Releases

Dec

09

2019

December 09, 2019

Highlights from Senator Mensch’s annual “Senator for a Day” program, held at the Upper Perkiomen Valley YMCA     [Read More]

Dec

06

2019

December 06, 2019

State Senators Pat Browne (R-Lehigh), Bob Mensch (R-Berks, Bucks & Montgomery), and Mike Regan (R-Cumberland & York) will host a Roundtable Discussion regarding the issue of Veterans Suicide on Thursday, December 12, at 11:00 a.m. at the Lehigh Carbon Community College (Scheller Center).    [Read More]

Nov

26

2019

November 26, 2019

The Senate Banking and Insurance Committee on Tuesday approved Senate Bill 595, legislation sponsored by Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24) to require insurers to cover supplemental screenings for women at high risk for breast cancer, including women with extremely dense breast tissue.   [Read More]

Nov

26

2019

November 26, 2019

Legislation co-sponsored by Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24) that would help reduce the risk of patients falling victim to opioid addiction was approved Thursday by the Senate.   [Read More]

Nov

21

2019

November 21, 2019

Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24) said Senate passed legislation Wednesday that will combat human trafficking by enacting stronger penalties against all individuals who support the exploitation of victims.   [Read More]

Nov

21

2019

November 21, 2019

Legislation that would raise the state minimum wage to $9.50 per hour by 2022 was approved by the Senate on Wednesday, according to Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24), who supported the bill.   [Read More]

Nov

21

2019

November 21, 2019

Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24) said that the Senate approved a comprehensive package of bills this week to support survivors of sexual abuse, including legislation to reform the statute of limitations to give survivors more time to come forward.   [Read More]

Nov

21

2019

November 21, 2019

A bill that would prohibit the practice of selectively aborting babies based solely on a diagnosis of Down syndrome earned Senate approval, according to Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24), who supported the bill.   [Read More]

Nov

20

2019

November 20, 2019

The Senate approved legislation sponsored by Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24) to spur development of transportation infrastructure supporting the new generation of electric vehicles.   [Read More]

Nov

19

2019

November 19, 2019

Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24) said the State Senate gave final approval to a measure Monday to make firefighter training more accessible and affordable through online courses.   [Read More]