Harrisburg Highlights

Dear Friend,

In an effort to bring you more timely and informative legislative updates on Harrisburg action, I will be submitting these “Harrisburg Highlights” on a regular basis which will connect you to a myriad of news sources that touch on important topics.  Some news sources may be subscription based.

I hope this information is helpful to you. If you ever have any questions, please contact my office directly at 215-541-2388.

Senator Bob Mensch
24th Senatorial District




May 27, 2021

This week, the House and Senate were both in Session. There was a lot of activity, some more attractive than others, but still productive. As we head into Memorial Day weekend, please take the time to remember all of those we have lost in service to our country and recognize their sacrifice for our continued freedoms.  [Read More]




May 20, 2021

This week, neither the House nor the Senate were in Session, however by now you are likely understanding how that doesn’t necessarily mean that there weren’t important happenings throughout the Commonwealth.  [Read More]




May 13, 2021

This week, the Senate had a lively week of session where some considerable legislation was passed and some other noteworthy action within State Government was on full display.  [Read More]




May 06, 2021

This week, all the action took place in the House, as the Senate was not in session but will return to Harrisburg this coming week. In addition to the legislative activity, the news that the Governor now sees it fit to lift all mitigation orders, other than the mask mandates, on Memorial Day was a pleasant surprise in the news cycle this week.   [Read More]




April 29, 2021

This week, only the Senate was in session in Harrisburg while the House will get back into their schedule next week.  [Read More]