News Releases

Jun

26

2019

June 26, 2019

The Senate approved a package of bills on June 25, 2019, reforming Pennsylvania’s vehicle emissions testing program, also referred to as the Vehicle Emissions Inspection and Maintenance (I/M) program.   [Read More]

Jun

25

2019

June 25, 2019

The Senate approved a package of election reforms today that includes a measure to help reduce costs to counties, according to the bill’s sponsors, Senators Pat Stefano (R-32) and Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Jun

12

2019

June 12, 2019

A package of bills was approved today by the Senate Transportation Committee, chaired by Senator Kim Ward (R-39), reforming Pennsylvania’s vehicle emissions testing program, also referred to as the Vehicle Emissions Inspection and Maintenance (I/M) program.   [Read More]

May

30

2019

May 30, 2019

A group of Senate Republicans, led by Senator Kim Ward (R-39), announced a package of bills today to reform Pennsylvania’s vehicle emissions testing program, also referred to as the Vehicle Emissions Inspection and Maintenance (I/M) Program.   [Read More]

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]