News Releases

Aug

31

2021

August 31, 2021

Each year, the Treasury Department receives millions of dollars in unclaimed property – things like abandoned bank accounts, forgotten stocks, uncashed checks, certificates of deposit, life insurance policies, safe deposit box contents, and recovered stolen property.    [Read More]

Aug

11

2021

August 11, 2021

Pennsylvania has been blessed with over 85,000 miles of rivers and streams – the highest density of any state in the continental United States.   [Read More]

Aug

03

2021

August 03, 2021

According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, Americans spend $450 billion annually on prescription drugs. That staggering number accounts for 10 percent of all health spending in the United States.   [Read More]

Aug

02

2021

August 02, 2021

The City of Erie and the Erie Redevelopment Authority were awarded Keystone Communities Program grants totaling $379,251 by the state Department of Community & Economic Development, according to Senator Dan Laughlin.   [Read More]

Jul

23

2021

July 23, 2021

The Erie City Water Authority was awarded a $6.5 million grant by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) today (July 21), according to Senator Dan Laughlin.   [Read More]

Jul

10

2021

July 10, 2021

State Sen. Dan Laughlin (R-49) today called for an investigation into the Wolf administration’s attempt to cover up sweeping overcharges levied against unemployed Pennsylvanians from whom it was attempting to recoup erroneous payments.   [Read More]