News Releases

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]

May

23

2017

May 23, 2017

The Senate Appropriations Committee today passed and sent to the full Senate legislation sponsored by Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) that would provide for greater transparency in the process of hiring of school officials and ensure that taxpayers have access to employment contract information.   [Read More]

May

23

2017

May 23, 2017

When I ran for public office, one of my top priorities was to increase openness and transparency at all levels of government to ensure that taxpayers know how and where their hard-earned money is spent.   [Read More]

May

04

2017

May 04, 2017

Seeking to and help communities remediate properties that have fallen into disrepair, Senator Pat Stefano (R-32) has introduced legislation, SB 667, that will provide local redevelopment authorities with more authority and resources to combat neighborhood blight.   [Read More]

May

02

2017

May 02, 2017

If you owe back taxes to the state, you can benefit from a new tax amnesty program running now through June 19.   [Read More]