News Releases

Oct

18

2017

October 18, 2017

The Senate Urban Affairs and Housing Committee approved a bipartisan bill today that would allow domestic violence victims who live in public housing to be relocated to another unit.   [Read More]

Oct

17

2017

October 17, 2017

The Senate Health and Human Services Committee approved legislation today that would help reduce hospital emergency room overcrowding and connect patients who require mental health services to the care they need, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Oct

04

2017

October 04, 2017

Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46) released the following statement today after the Senate passed legislation designating a bridge on State Route 980 over the Chartiers Creek in Canonsburg Borough in honor of Officer Scott L. Bashioum, who was killed in the line of duty last year while responding to a domestic violence incident   [Read More]

Sep

13

2017

September 13, 2017

Attached is a letter sent to Governor Tom Wolf today by a group of Senators representing Western Pennsylvania, led by Senator Dan Laughlin of Erie, urging the Administration to aggressively market Western Pennsylvania as a location for Amazon’s proposed second headquarters facility.   [Read More]

Aug

30

2017

August 30, 2017

Friends and family of Tierne Ewing will gather on the Washington County Courthouse steps today at 6:30 p.m. to honor her memory on the one-year anniversary of her passing, according to Sen. Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Aug

07

2017

August 07, 2017

Two grants totaling more than $700,000 will help improve learning opportunities for young people in Washington and Greene counties, according to Sen. Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Jul

27

2017

July 27, 2017

Sen. Camera Bartolotta (R-46) issued the following statement after voting against a package of new taxes on Pennsylvania families and businesses     [Read More]

Jul

19

2017

July 19, 2017

An $875,000 loan from PENNVEST will help improve the sewage system in Chartiers Township and expand service to more homes, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Jul

17

2017

July 17, 2017

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) is inviting local residents to offer testimony and statements regarding a rate increase request from Pennsylvania-American Water Company, according to Sen. Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Jul

08

2017

July 08, 2017

Victims of domestic violence would be better protected against retribution from their abusers under a bill approved by the Senate today, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   Listen   [Read More]

Jun

30

2017

June 30, 2017

Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46) issued the following statement today concerning passage of the 2017-18 Fiscal Year spending plan:   [Read More]

Jun

28

2017

June 28, 2017

District attorneys would be able to hold drug dealers more accountable for the damages they cause under legislation approved by the Senate today, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).     [Read More]