News Releases

May

12

2021

May 12, 2021

Four grants from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Ag and Youth Grant Program will promote development of the Commonwealth’s agriculture and young adults who are interested in it, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

May

10

2021

May 10, 2021

 

The Senate Education Committee approved a proposal today that would give charter school students the opportunity to participate in dual enrollment programs, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46). Listen   [Read More]

May

03

2021

May 03, 2021

Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-Bellefonte), Senate Majority Leader Kim Ward (R-Westmoreland), Senator Elder Vogel (R-Beaver), Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-Washington), Senator Pat Stefano (R-Fayette), Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-Cambria), Senator Joe Pittman (R-Indiana) and Senator Devlin Robinson (R-Allegheny) issued the following statement in reaction to U.S. Steel’s recent announcement that it is cancelling plans for its Mon Valley Works plant:   [Read More]

Apr

29

2021

April 29, 2021

The Senate approved a plan this week to reform the Public-Private Transportation Partnership (P3) statute and void PennDOT’s plan to toll nine Pennsylvania bridges, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46), who supported the bill.   [Read More]

Apr

28

2021

April 28, 2021

 

Access to ventilator and tracheostomy care would be preserved for hundreds of patients in Pennsylvania under a bill approved by the Senate today, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).     [Read More]

Apr

21

2021

April 21, 2021

Six local transportation and park projects in Beaver, Greene and Washington counties were awarded funding from the Commonwealth Financing Authority today, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Apr

21

2021

April 21, 2021

A grant of more than $2 million from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) will help the Municipal Water Authority of Aliquippa (MWAA) make critical upgrades to its system, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Apr

19

2021

April 19, 2021

 

To highlight the importance of voters knowing “what a YES vote means” for the May 18 ballot questions, a group of senators Tuesday discussed the need to protect lives and livelihoods while restoring critical checks and balances in Harrisburg.     [Read More]

Apr

15

2021

April 15, 2021

Local schools will receive more than $60 million in federal funding from the most recent stimulus bill approved by Congress, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Apr

01

2021

April 01, 2021

As restaurants, bars, gyms, entertainment venues and other small employers look forward to higher capacity limits and fewer restrictions starting April 4, there is a sense of optimism that the worst of this year-long COVID-19 nightmare may finally be behind us.   [Read More]

Mar

24

2021

March 24, 2021

The Senate Finance Committee approved a bill today that would limit the growth of state spending and ensure the state budget aligns with the economy and what taxpayers can afford, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Mar

24

2021

March 24, 2021

 

Veterans, reservists and members of the National Guard who own their own business could have a valuable new marketing tool under a bill approved by the Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee this week. Listen   [Read More]