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Sep

24

2018

September 24, 2018

Senate State Government Committee Monday September 24, 2018 OFF THE FLOOR Senate Bill 701 (Browne): Authorizes the Department of General Services to grant and convey to 812 Market, Inc., certain lands and improvements in the City of Harrisburg, Dauphin County. Amendment#A09370: technical amendment to the long title of the legislation; clarification that future conveyances of […]   [Read More]

Sep

21

2018

September 21, 2018

Senate State Government Committee | Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. | Dauphin County Administration Building | Watch Live   [Read More]

Sep

06

2018

September 06, 2018

Much has been accomplished since my medical cannabis legislation was signed into law in 2016.    [Read More]

Aug

22

2018

August 22, 2018

I believe civility and consensus are essential to solving problems and addressing issues.  However, as American statesman and three-time presidential candidate Henry Clay once lamented:  “. . . everyone wants his own way, irrespective of the interests and wishes of others.”  Sadly, little has changed since Mr. Clay’s time.   [Read More]

Aug

15

2018

August 15, 2018

In this month’s show Senator Mike Folmer features the Sweep the Streets basketball tournament, where he had the opportunity to throw the opening tip-off.     [Read More]

Aug

08

2018

August 08, 2018

Irish born political thinker and British statesman Edmund Burke said:  “Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it.”   [Read More]

Aug

07

2018

August 07, 2018

Senate Majority Policy Committee | Public Roundtable, School Safety | August 8, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. | Cedar Crest High School | Lebanon, PA 17042 |     [Read More]

Aug

02

2018

August 02, 2018

Senator Mike Folmer (R-Lebanon/Dauphin/York) and the Senate Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks), will hold a public roundtable discussion with key stakeholders on school safety efforts next week.   [Read More]

Jul

25

2018

July 25, 2018

I’ve searched both the United States and Pennsylvania Constitutions and I can’t find it.  Where’s it written government must grow each and every year?  Why isn’t government expected to live within its means just like people and businesses?   [Read More]