PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 1, 2011 — State Sen. Mike Stack today shared his concerns for the Pennsylvania State University’s ability to handle the financial fallout from the sexual abuse scandal in a letter to the university’s new President Rodney Erickson.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 21, 2011 – State Sen. Mike Stack today presented a significant state grant to Holy Family University.
HARRISBURG, Nov. 15, 2011— State Sen. Mike Stack today issued the following statement on legislation that creates a Marcellus Shale impact fee (SB 1100), which passed the Senate today by a (29-20) vote:
HARRISBURG, Oct. 26, 2011 — State Sen. Mike Stack today issued the following statement on the Opportunity Scholarship and Educational Improvement Tax Credit Act (Senate Bill 1), which passed the Senate today by a (27-22) vote: “We all want what is best for our school children. There are a lot of good intentions with Senate [...]
HARRISBURG, Oct. 26, 2011 – The Office of the State Treasurer today released the first comprehensive report on the outcomes of the Protecting Pennsylvania’s Investments Act of 2010, legislation that was written by state Sen. Mike Stack, D- Philadelphia and state Rep. Josh Shapiro, D-Montgomery. The law (Act 44 of 2010) requires Pennsylvania’s public pension plans to divest from companies that have major business activities in Sudan or Iran.
Philadelphia, Oct. 13, 2011— Standing outside the site of a controversial proposed methadone treatment facility in the Holmesburg community of Northeast Philadelphia, state Sen. Mike Stack and state Rep. Kevin Boyle today announced their legislation that would tighten loose regulations currently in place for these facilities.
The Pennsylvania Capitol is proud to host the new memorial to fallen Jewish military chaplains from Thursday October 13, 2011 at 1:00pm to Friday October 14, 2011 at 10:00am. The memorial will be on display in the Pennsylvania Capitol Rotunda. A ceremony for this event will be held on Thursday October 13, 2011 at 2:00pm. Scheduled to talk at this event includes:
HARRISBURG, Sept. 27, 2011 — Pennsylvania Senate Democrats representing urban communities today called the Republican plan to change the Electoral College voting process a “blatant attempt to gerrymander votes during presidential election cycles.
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 27, 2011 — State Sen. Mike Stack today joined Teva Pharmaceuticals at the ceremonial groundbreaking of its new distribution facility in Northeast Philadelphia.
Philadelphia, Sept. 22, 2011 — Families who are looking to save for their child’s higher education have a unique opportunity to learn more about a state-run tuition savings plan by logging in to an upcoming free webinar, hosted by state Sen. Mike Stack and the Pennsylvania Department of Treasury.