News Releases

Jul

12

2018

July 12, 2018

HARRISBURG – Three state grants that were awarded today will help expand early childhood education opportunities for students in Beaver, Greene and Washington counties, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46). Ambridge Area School District in Beaver County will receive a grant through the Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts program. The Blueprints program, which serves residents of Washington and Greene counties, was awarded grants through both the Pre-K Counts program and the Head Start Supplemental Assistance Program. The grants were announced as part of a statewide initiative that will add 2,125 new slots in Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts and 490 new slots in Head Start. The programs will be offered at no cost to families. The competitive grant programs are administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Office of Child Development and Early Learning. ### Three state grants that were awarded today will help expand early childhood education opportunities for students in Beaver, Greene and Washington counties, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46)   [Read More]

Jun

22

2018

June 22, 2018

A bill that would allow restaurants, sports venues, amusement parks, colleges, daycare centers and other entities to store non-patient specific epinephrine injectors for emergency use was approved by the Senate today, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Jun

22

2018

June 22, 2018

Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46) issued the following statement today after voting in favor of the 2018-19 state budget:   [Read More]

Jun

21

2018

June 21, 2018

Counties and municipalities in the 46th Senatorial District will receive a total of nearly $34.4 million in funding as a result of the impact fee levied on unconventional natural gas wells in 2017, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Jun

20

2018

June 20, 2018

The Senate approved a resolution today introduced by Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46) encouraging Congress to support the development of an ethane storage hub in the Appalachian region.     [Read More]

Jun

18

2018

June 18, 2018

The U.S. Department of the Treasury has approved four sites in the 46th Senatorial District to participate in a new federal program to attract employers to low-income communities, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Jun

06

2018

June 06, 2018

Two state grants will help promote literacy programs and new learning opportunities for adults in southwestern Pennsylvania, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Jun

05

2018

June 05, 2018

Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46) is calling on Congress to support the development of an ethane storage hub in the Appalachian region.     [Read More]

May

29

2018

May 29, 2018

Two grants totaling $2 million will help finance projects to improve safety at the Washington County Airport, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

May

17

2018

May 17, 2018

Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46) will host a special telephone town hall meeting specifically to discuss property tax reform efforts in the General Assembly on May 22 from 6-7 p.m.   [Read More]

May

14

2018

May 14, 2018

Recently awarded state grants from the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) will support organizations dedicated to preserving local history in Washington and Greene counties, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Apr

24

2018

April 24, 2018

The Senate passed a bill today that would provide a valuable new marketing tool for veteran-owned businesses, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]