News Releases

Jul

17

2019

July 17, 2019

The statistics are staring us in the face. They are beyond alarming. They are a call to action.   [Read More]

Jul

16

2019

July 16, 2019

Yesterday, State Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland/York) and U.S. Representative Scott Perry (R-PA-10, Cumberland/Dauphin/York) held a Roundtable Discussion regarding the issue of Veterans Suicide at the American Legion, PA Department Headquarters, in Wormleysburg, PA.   [Read More]

Jul

10

2019

July 10, 2019

State Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland/York) and U.S. Representative Scott Perry (R-PA-10, Cumberland/Dauphin/York) will host a Roundtable Discussion regarding the issue of Veterans Suicide at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, July 15 at the American Legion, PA Department Headquarters.   [Read More]

Jul

02

2019

July 02, 2019

Today legislation sponsored by Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York) to strengthen last year’s comprehensive School Safety and Security Law was signed into law by Governor Tom Wolf as Act 67 of 2019.   [Read More]

Jul

01

2019

July 01, 2019

Today, Governor Tom Wolf signed into law legislation championed by Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York) that would create the Military Family Educational Program, or “Pennsylvania GI Bill for Families.”     [Read More]

Jun

27

2019

June 27, 2019

Today, the General Assembly of Pennsylvania gave final approval to legislation sponsored by Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York) that addresses two issues raised since the passage of last year’s comprehensive School Safety and Security Law, Act 44.   [Read More]

Jun

11

2019

June 11, 2019

Today, the Senate of Pennsylvania passed legislation sponsored by Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York) that addresses two issues raised since the passage of last year’s comprehensive School Safety and Security Law, Act 44.   [Read More]

Jun

04

2019

June 04, 2019

Today, the Senate of Pennsylvania unanimously passed legislation sponsored by Senator Mike Regan that would create the Military Family Educational Program, or “Pennsylvania GI Bill for Families.”    [Read More]

Apr

26

2019

April 26, 2019

Legislators will unveil the Military Family Educational Program, or “GI Bill for Families,” which would award educational benefits to the spouse and/or children of a Pennsylvania National Guard member who re-enlists for another six years.   [Read More]

Apr

05

2019

April 05, 2019

Recently, my local paper, The Dillsburg Banner, published an unsigned Letter to the Editor on March 28th entitled, “Close the gate on this gateway drug” imploring me to oppose Senate Bill 350, which calls for the legalization of recreational marijuana.   [Read More]

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

The 31st Senatorial District has been awarded $7.85 million in state grants and low interest loans for four projects that will improve local transportation networks, pedestrian safety, and community access to recreation areas, while encouraging economic development, according to Senator Mike Regan (R-31, Cumberland and York).   [Read More]

Feb

28

2019

February 28, 2019

In 1996, Pennsylvania established the National Guard Educational Assistance Program. This Program provides men and women a free college education in exchange for a six-year enlistment in the Pennsylvania National Guard.   [Read More]

Feb

14

2019

February 14, 2019

As part of his continuing efforts to help and honor local veterans and their families, Senator Mike Regan will host John Chiodi, a VFW Department Service Officer, once a month in his Camp Hill district office starting on Thursday, February 21st and occurring the third Thursday of each month.   [Read More]

Jan

29

2019

January 29, 2019

Today Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York), Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee, convened the first meeting of the committee for the 2019-2020 legislative session.     [Read More]

Jan

07

2019

January 07, 2019

Today Senator Mike Regan (R-31, Cumberland and York Counties) was appointed by Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati to serve as Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee for the 2019-2020 legislative session.   [Read More]

Nov

29

2018

November 29, 2018

The committee held 10 separate roundtable discussions at the request of members of our caucus over the summer and fall.   [Read More]

Oct

30

2018

October 30, 2018

All 11 school districts in the 31st Senatorial District were awarded state grants today to help improve student safety and security through a new program supported by Senator Mike Regan.   [Read More]

Oct

30

2018

October 30, 2018

We have all seen the headlines of welfare fraud and abuse.   [Read More]

Oct

24

2018

October 24, 2018

Senator Mike Regan (R-31) announced today that Senate Bill 6, comprehensive public welfare reform legislation he sponsored, was signed into law by Governor Wolf as Act 125 of 2018.   [Read More]

Oct

22

2018

October 22, 2018

State Senator Mike Regan (R-31) will host a free senior expo for area residents from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, October 25, at the West Shore YMCA, 410 Fallowfield Road, Camp Hill, PA.   [Read More]

Oct

18

2018

October 18, 2018

Senator Mike Regan (R-31) announced today the final passage of Senate Bill 6, comprehensive public welfare reform he sponsored.   [Read More]

Sep

10

2018

September 10, 2018

Senator Mike Regan is encouraging local school districts to apply to receive funding through a new grant program dedicated to improving school safety and security.   [Read More]

Aug

30

2018

August 30, 2018

Senator Mike Regan announced RACP funding to transform the IAC brownfield site which was formerly a 48-acre manufacturing site into a healthy, vibrant, income-producing extension of downtown Carlisle.   [Read More]

Jul

19

2018

July 19, 2018

Senator Mike Regan (R-31) and York County District Attorney Dave Sunday held a press conference today to announce the introduction of Senate Bill 1222, legislation Regan is sponsoring to establish sentencing guidelines and penalties specifically for the trafficking of fentanyl.   [Read More]

Jul

13

2018

July 13, 2018

Senator Mike Regan (R-31) and York County District Attorney Dave Sunday will hold a press conference at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 19th.   [Read More]

Jun

22

2018

June 22, 2018

Today the Senate approved legislation aimed at helping to protect schools and students from violence based on Senator Mike Regan’s (R-31) school safety legislation introduced this week. Listen   [Read More]

May

31

2018

May 31, 2018

Senator Mike Regan (R-31) and Congressman Lou Barletta (R-11) will hold a Capitol news conference at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 1, to discuss state and federal efforts to improve school safety.   [Read More]

May

23

2018

May 23, 2018

The state Senate today passed bipartisan legislation sponsored by Senator Mike Regan (R-31, Cumberland and York) that would increase the penalties for trespassing on critical infrastructure facilities in the Commonwealth.   [Read More]

May

03

2018

May 03, 2018

State Senators Mike Regan and Wayne Langerholc, Jr. are sponsoring legislation, which would require the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency to develop Comprehensive School Safety Assessment (CSSA) guidelines.   [Read More]

Mar

26

2018

March 26, 2018

Senator Mike Regan (R- Cumberland/York) will be joined by the Fish and Boat Commission, the Department of Environmental Protection and local officials to announce $2.4 million in funding for improvements to Children’s Lake in Boiling Springs on Saturday, March 31 at 9:30 a.m.   [Read More]

Mar

08

2018

March 08, 2018

Children’s Lake in Boiling Springs will receive $2.4 million in state funding for repairs associated with a structurally deficient dam and other improvements to the lake.   [Read More]

Mar

02

2018

March 02, 2018

Senator Mike Regan (R-31) testified before the Senate Education Committee during a public hearing on school safety, focusing his remarks on efforts to improve school building security through professional assessments, customized safety plans, extensive training, and reprioritized state funding.     [Read More]

Nov

27

2017

November 27, 2017

Senators Scott Wagner (R-York), Scott Martin (R-Lancaster), Mike Folmer (R-Dauphin/Lebanon/York), Guy Reschenthaler (R-Allegheny/Washington), Mike Regan (R-Cumberland/York), and Dan Laughlin (R-Erie) announced today that they intend to introduce a zero-based budget reform bill that would require every state agency to build its budget from a starting point of zero dollars.   [Read More]

Nov

20

2017

November 20, 2017

Senator Mike Regan (R- Cumberland/York) will be joined by local officials and project developers to announce $900,000 in Multi-modal Transportation Funding for improvements to East Penn Drive at 10:15AM on Tuesday, November 21 at Adams Ricci Park in East Pennsboro Township.   [Read More]

Nov

15

2017

November 15, 2017

The 31st Senatorial district has been awarded $2.8 million in state grants for three projects that will improve local transportation networks, improve community access to recreation areas, and encourage economic development, according to Senator Mike Regan (R-31, Cumberland and York).   [Read More]

Nov

06

2017

November 06, 2017

Senator Mike Regan (R- Cumberland/York) will host a roundtable discussion regarding Pennsylvania’s opioid epidemic at 11:45 a.m. on Wednesday, November 8 at JFT Recovery and Veterans Support Services in Lemoyne.   [Read More]

Oct

31

2017

October 31, 2017

On October 25, one day before President Trump declared America’s opioid crisis a public health emergency, the Senate of Pennsylvania approved legislation to address opioid abuse within Pennsylvania’s Workers’ Compensation system.   [Read More]

Sep

25

2017

September 25, 2017

State Senator Mike Regan (R-31) announced today that he will introduce a Senate resolution officially condemning the anti-American demonstrations that occurred this weekend across the National Football League.   [Read More]

Sep

20

2017

September 20, 2017

State Senator Mike Regan (R-31) will host a free senior expo for area residents from 10 a.m. to noon on Monday, September 25, at the West Shore YMCA, 410 Fallowfield Road, Camp Hill, PA.   [Read More]

Aug

02

2017

August 02, 2017

Two weeks ago, Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Labor & Industry, Kathy Manderino, announced she was leaving her post to begin a new job at the state Gaming Control Board.   [Read More]

Jun

08

2017

June 08, 2017

Sen. Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York) joined his colleagues in passing a significant public pension reform bill Monday that will rein in future costs for taxpayers.   [Read More]

Mar

28

2017

March 28, 2017

In a joint letter signed by 32 members of their Caucus, state Senate Republicans urged U.S. Senators Pat Toomey (R) and Bob Casey (D) to approve the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for the U.S. Supreme Court as soon as possible.   [Read More]

Mar

15

2017

March 15, 2017

This January, Governor Wolf sent $1.8 million taxpayer dollars to consultants at McKinsey & Co., who ironically provided his budget secretary with a 78-page report entitled: “Achieving a sustainable budget for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.”   [Read More]

Mar

09

2017

March 09, 2017

Sen. Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York) issued the following statement in response to the governor’s plan to remove the sales and use tax exemption for commercial storage.   [Read More]

Feb

08

2017

February 08, 2017

A district office to serve residents of the 31st Senatorial District is now officially open in Camp Hill, according to Sen. Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York).   [Read More]

Jan

31

2017

January 31, 2017

With the support of Sen. Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York), the Senate State Government Committee approved legislation to prohibit the automatic deduction of political contributions from the paychecks of government workers.   [Read More]

Jan

23

2017

January 23, 2017

Senator Mike Regan (R-31) has been appointed to serve on six Senate committees which will allow him to advance the interests of York and Cumberland County residents.   [Read More]

Jan

10

2017

January 10, 2017

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is offering grants of up to $200,000 to local entities in the Chesapeake Bay watershed for stormwater management projects, Sen. Mike Regan (R-31) announced today.   [Read More]

Jan

03

2017

January 03, 2017

Surrounded by his wife Fran and four children, Sen. Mike Regan (R-31) took the oath of office to be sworn in as the new senator representing parts of Cumberland and York Counties.     [Read More]

Dec

29

2016

December 29, 2016

Senator-elect Mike Regan (R-31) will take the oath of office to begin serving his first term in the state Senate on Tuesday, Jan. 3.   [Read More]

Dec

08

2016

December 08, 2016

The Cumberland Valley School District will receive $750,000 for roadway improvements at a busy intersection in Silver Spring Township that will be used often by elementary and middle school children and their families, Sen.-elect Mike Regan announced today.   [Read More]

Dec

06

2016

December 06, 2016

State Sen.-elect Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York) will serve as the keynote speaker at a solemn ceremony in the East Wing Rotunda of the state Capitol Complex marking the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor Day.   [Read More]

Dec

02

2016

December 02, 2016

State Sen.-elect Mike Regan (R-31) will talk about his legislative priorities and his vision for the 31st District and the Commonwealth on TV 21’s FACE THE STATE weekly news show with Robb Hanrahan.   [Read More]

Dec

01

2016

December 01, 2016

Senator-elect Mike Regan (R-31) announced the launch of a new website today to help connect Cumberland and York County residents with state government news, agencies and services.   [Read More]