News Releases

Nov

19

2021

November 19, 2021

Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32) and Rep. Matt Dowling (R-51) announced that the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) awarded a $500,000 grant to Henry Clay Township through the CFA’s Multimodal Transportation Fund Program to resurface Sugarloaf Road.   [Read More]

Nov

19

2021

November 19, 2021

Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32) and Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar (R-69) announced that the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) awarded a $250,000 grant to PBS Coals through the CFA’s Multimodal Transportation Fund Program. The funding will be used to rehabilitate railroad tracks for the Cambria Prep Plant located in Stoneycreek Township, Somerset County.   [Read More]

Nov

10

2021

November 10, 2021

Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32) and State Treasurer Stacy Garrity will mark Veterans Day and promote Treasury’s initiative to reunite military decorations and memorabilia with the veterans who earned them on with two events on Thursday, Nov. 11. Watch Live    [Read More]

Nov

09

2021

November 09, 2021

The Senate voted today to reinforce Pennsylvanians’ Constitutional right to bear arms while continuing to safely protect our communities by preventing municipalities from bypassing state law prohibiting them from regulating firearms and ensuring those legally allowed to own a gun can carry it openly or concealed, without needing a permit, according to Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32) who supported the effort.   [Read More]

Nov

09

2021

November 09, 2021

In honor of the brave Americans who defended our country and the approaching holiday celebrating their sacrifices, Chair of the Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32) held a committee meeting to consider three bills to benefit veterans.   [Read More]

Nov

08

2021

November 08, 2021

The Senate unanimously passed legislation sponsored by Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32) that would clarify the Veterans Preference Law to include veterans who served honorably but were discharged with a disability before completing their initial obligation.   [Read More]

Nov

05

2021

November 05, 2021

 

Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32), as chair of the Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, and Senator Devlin Robinson (R-37) partnered with their colleagues in the House of Representatives at a news conference on Monday, Nov. 8, at 11 a.m., at Soldiers’ Grove, Main Capitol Complex, and highlighted legislation to benefit Pennsylvania’s veterans.   [Read More]

Nov

04

2021

November 04, 2021

There is a train blazing down the tracks headed straight for your wallet. Gov. Tom Wolf set this train – known as the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) – in motion, full speed ahead.   [Read More]

Oct

29

2021

October 29, 2021

Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32) and Sen. Katie Muth (D-44), chairs of the Pennsylvania Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, are hosting a Roundtable Discussion with female veterans about their military experience on Monday, Nov. 1, from 1-3 p.m. at Fort Indiantown Gap, Building #8-63 (Counter Drug Classroom), located on Trooper Street in Annville (Lebanon County).   [Read More]

Oct

28

2021

October 28, 2021

 

Legislation drafted by Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32), who serves as chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs and Preparedness Committee, that would reduce the license plate fee for veterans was passed unanimously by the Senate Transportation Committee.   [Read More]

Oct

27

2021

October 27, 2021

 

Seeking to assert the Pennsylvania General Assembly’s role regarding the Commonwealth entering into multi-state compacts and levying taxes, the state Senate today (October 27) voted to disapprove a regulation by the state Environmental Quality Board (EQB) to have Pennsylvania join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), according to Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32).   [Read More]

Oct

26

2021

October 26, 2021

Sen. Pat Stefano (R-32) was recognized by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) as a Guardian of Small Business for his impeccable voting record in support of key small business issues during the 2019-20 legislative session.   [Read More]