News Releases

May

07

2019

May 07, 2019

Senator Gene Yaw, Senator Lisa Baker, and Senator Pat Stefano joined legislative colleagues at a Capitol news conference to discuss the legislative recommendations from the ‘Lead Exposure Risks and Responses in Pennsylvania: Report of the Advisory Committee and Task Force on Lead Exposure,”     [Read More]

Apr

30

2019

April 30, 2019

School safety grants were awarded today nine school districts in the 32nd Senatorial District, according to Senator Pat Stefano (R-32).   [Read More]

Apr

08

2019

April 08, 2019

Senators Camera Bartolotta (R-46) and Pat Stefano (R-32) offered an alternative today to Governor Wolf's Restore PA plan that would fund infrastructure projects throughout the state without the need for the Governor’s job-killing severance tax.   [Read More]

Jan

28

2019

January 28, 2019

I am deeply saddened by the news that my good friend and a terrific public servant,  Somerset County Commissioner John Vatavuk, has lost his battle to cancer.   [Read More]

Jan

25

2019

January 25, 2019

Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) received his committee assignments for the 2019-20 Legislative Session.   [Read More]

Jan

24

2019

January 24, 2019

Senators Mike Folmer (R-48), Judy Schwank (D-11), Tom Killion (R-9), Pat Stefano (R-32) and Scott Martin (R-13) will hold a press conference on Tuesday, January 29 at 10 a.m. in the Capitol Media Center in regards to a soon-to-be-introduced bipartisan election reform package.     [Read More]

Jan

07

2019

January 07, 2019

Today State Senate President Pro Tempore Joseph Scarnati announced that he has appointed State Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) as the Chairman of the Senate Law and Justice Committee.   [Read More]

Dec

06

2018

December 06, 2018

Three airports in the 32nd Senatorial District were awarded significant state grants today (December 6) to support major capital improvement projects, according to state Senator Pat Stefano.   [Read More]

Nov

28

2018

November 28, 2018

State Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32) today said the approval of $1.2 million in state grants will fund projects to remove acid mine drainage (AMD) from sites in Fayette and Somerset, including the area of the Flight 93 National Memorial.   [Read More]

Oct

30

2018

October 30, 2018

Several local schools were awarded state grants today to help improve student safety through a new program supported by Senator Pat Stefano (R-32).   [Read More]

Oct

25

2018

October 25, 2018

A new state law will allow governments, non-profit organizations and businesses to collect restitution if they are victims of a crime, according to the author of the new law, Senator Pat Stefano (R-32).   [Read More]

Oct

17

2018

October 17, 2018

The State Senate gave final approval to a bill sponsored by Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) that would enable governments, non-profit organizations and businesses to collect restitution if they are victims of a crime.  The measure now goes to the governor for its signature into law.   [Read More]