News Releases

Aug

22

2017

August 22, 2017

State Senators Pat Stefano (R-Fayette) and Lisa Boscola (D-Northampton) are introducing legislation that would enable government, business and nonprofit entities to collect restitution against criminals.   [Read More]

Aug

10

2017

August 10, 2017

Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) offered the following statement on Governor Wolf’s announcement today that COE Distributing (COE), a wholesale distributor of office furniture and accessories, will expand its footprint in Fayette County and consolidate operations from outside the commonwealth to its site in Smock, creating 20 new, full-time jobs.   [Read More]

Jul

31

2017

July 31, 2017

Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) is inviting area residents to a series of informal “Coffee and Conversation” meetings during the week of August 8th to talk about legislation, state issues and how he can better represent their interests in Harrisburg.   [Read More]

Jul

27

2017

July 27, 2017

Today the Pa Senate continued its work on the 2017-18 budget and sent the House the Admin, Fiscal, Education, Human Services and Tax Codes to the House.   [Read More]

Jul

26

2017

July 26, 2017

The State Senate today approved legislation sponsored by Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) to provide local redevelopment authorities with greater authority and additional resources to combat neighborhood blight.     [Read More]

Jul

03

2017

July 03, 2017

On Monday June 26, I sat in a Harrisburg office with a collection of lawmakers in our region listening via conference call to the Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission (SPC) as they decided the fate of a vital infrastructure project for our region.   [Read More]

Jun

30

2017

June 30, 2017

Today I supported a bipartisan $31.9 billion state budget that increases spending by only 0.2% over last year’s budget.   [Read More]

Jun

21

2017

June 21, 2017

Jun

19

2017

June 19, 2017

Legislation sponsored by Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) to increase transparency in the process of hiring of school officials and ensure that taxpayers have access to employment contract information was approved by the Senate today.   Listen   [Read More]

Jun

09

2017

June 09, 2017

Attached you will find a letter supporting the Completion of the Mon Fayette Expressway to Monroeville from Senators Stefano, Brewster, Bartolotta, Ward and Costa and a number of House members from the region as well.   [Read More]

Jun

05

2017

June 05, 2017

Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) today voted for a historic pension reform bill that will transform public employee retirement benefits for the 21st Century and limit future financial risks for taxpayers.   [Read More]

May

24

2017

May 24, 2017

The Senate Finance Committee today unanimously approved legislation sponsored by Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) that would provide financial assistance to volunteer firefighters and EMTs.   Listen   [Read More]