News Releases

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]

Oct

09

2018

October 09, 2018

The House Judiciary Committee today approved legislation sponsored by Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) that would allow governments, non-profit organizations and businesses to collect restitution if they’re victims of a crime.   [Read More]

Oct

05

2018

October 05, 2018

Rep. Ryan Warner (R-Fayette/Westmoreland) and Sen. Pat Stefano (R-Fayette/Somerset/Westmoreland) will be hosting their annual Senior Expo on Thursday, Oct. 11, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Penn State Fayette, Eberly Campus Community Center Main Arena, located at 2201 University Drive, Lemont Furnace.   [Read More]

Sep

26

2018

September 26, 2018

The Senate Transportation Committee today unanimously approved legislation sponsored by Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) to provide military veterans with a reduced fee for license place registrations.   [Read More]