News Releases

Nov

19

2021

November 19, 2021

Four Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) grants have been awarded to the 46th District through the CFA’s Multimodal Transportation Fund Program and Greenways, Trails and Recreation Program totaling $986,797, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Nov

17

2021

November 17, 2021

Senator Camera Bartolotta’s (R-46) bill to allow farmers to use a Class A, B or C driver’s license when operating farm vehicles with a combined weight of more than 26,000 pounds on roadways was signed into law today.   [Read More]

Nov

10

2021

November 10, 2021

Sen. Camera Bartolotta (R-46), Sen. Jay Costa (D-43), Rep. Summer Lee (D-34) and Rep. Sara Innamorato (D-21), along with formerly incarcerated leaders, will be speaking to the press in support of Senate Bill 835 on Friday, Nov. 12, at 11:30 a.m. on the front steps of the Pittsburgh City County Building, 414 Grant St., Pittsburgh.   [Read More]

Nov

08

2021

November 08, 2021

The Senate of Pennsylvania voted today on a resolution sponsored by Senators Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) and Camera Bartolotta (R-Beaver/Washington/Greene) that calls on the United States Congress to oppose any effort by the Biden Administration to review any private financial accounts and transactions.   [Read More]

Oct

27

2021

October 27, 2021

 

The state Senate voted today to disapprove a regulation by the state Environmental Quality Board (EQB) to have Pennsylvania join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Oct

27

2021

October 27, 2021

After receiving support from the General Assembly, legislation sponsored by Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46) allowing farmers to use a Class A, B or C driver’s license when operating farm vehicles with a combined weight of more than 26,000 pounds on roadways is poised for enactment.   [Read More]

Oct

27

2021

October 27, 2021

The Senate Banking and Insurance Committee advanced a measure today that would call on U.S. Congress to oppose any effort by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Biden Administration from looking into private financial banking transactions.   [Read More]

Oct

26

2021

October 26, 2021

The Senate today approved legislation that promotes telemedicine as a way to overcome barriers to quality patient care created by distance and reduce the costs of those services, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46), who voted for the bill.   [Read More]

Oct

22

2021

October 22, 2021

State Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46) released the following statement in response to Governor Tom Wolf’s executive order to block state funding for important projects in the name of his policy agenda:   [Read More]

Oct

21

2021

October 21, 2021

Senators Camera Bartolotta (R-46), Gene Yaw (R-23) and John Yudichak (I-14) joined Jim Gallagher with Steamfitters Local 420 and Matt Toomey with International Union of Operating Engineers Local 542 to discuss the need for responsible natural gas infrastructure.   [Read More]

Oct

20

2021

October 20, 2021

Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46) announced today that the Municipal Water Authority of Aliquippa will receive more than $3.1 million from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) in the form of a low-interest loan and a grant to replace lead service lines.   [Read More]

Oct

19

2021

October 19, 2021

 

The Senate Judiciary Committee took action today to unanimously advance comprehensive probation reform intended to reduce the amount of time and resources devoted to probationers and help them fully and safely reintegrate into society, according to Senator Lisa Baker (R-20) who chairs the panel.   [Read More]