Mar

19

2014

March 19, 2014

Senators Mike Brubaker (R-36) and John Blake (D-22), Majority and Minority Chairmen of the Senate Finance Committee, have announced plans to introduce legislation that would provide additional flexibility to the Pennsylvania Lottery in how games are managed and marketed and, ultimately, generate more revenue for the Commonwealth. [Read More]

Jan

28

2014

January 28, 2014

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 beginning at 9:00 a.m. in Hearing Room #1/North Office Building on the subject of lottery expansion. [Read More]

Nov

06

2013

November 06, 2013

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a public informational meeting on Friday, November 8beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Senate Bill 968, legislation sponsored by Senator Randy Vulakovich (R-40) that would create a waterfront tax credit. [Read More]

Oct

10

2013

October 10, 2013

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 beginning at 9:30 a.m. in Hearing Room #1/North Office Building on the state’s Independent Fiscal Office (IFO) analysis of Senate Bill 76 and House Bill 76 (property tax elimination legislation). [Read More]

Oct

02

2013

October 02, 2013

The state Independent Fiscal Office (IFO) has released its report entitled, “Analysis of Proposal to Replace School Property Taxes: House Bill 76 & Senate Bill 76”. [Read More]

Jun

19

2013

June 19, 2013

HARRISBURG – Senate Finance Committee Chairman Mike Brubaker (R-36) applauded his committee members today for advancing legislation which he has sponsored that addresses Pennsylvania’s ongoing pension crisis and establishes an expiration date to the defined benefit pension system that few enjoy and every taxpayer funds. [Read More]

Jan

11

2013

January 11, 2013

HARRISBURG — State Senator Mike Brubaker (R-36), Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, issued the following statement today emphasizing the panel’s plans to move forward with the scheduled public hearing regarding the potential privatization of the management of the Pennsylvania Lottery despite recent actions by the Corbett Administration. [Read More]

Jan

10

2013

January 10, 2013

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a public hearing on Monday, January 14, 2013 beginning at 10:00 a.m. in Hearing Room #1/North Office Building on the potential privatization and future of the Pennsylvania Lottery. [Read More]