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June 16, 2015

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New Website Offers Updates on Act 89 Projects, Act 88 Projects and Overall Planned Transportation Projects

August 26, 2015

Pennsylvania’s motorists can now access real-time information on transportation projects that have been completed or scheduled through 2026 at a new website developed by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), according to Senate Transportation Committee Chair John Rafferty (R-44).[...Read More]

Resignation of DRPA Official Calls for Need to Enact Reform Bills Requiring Senate Confirmation of Appointees

August 18, 2015

The recent resignation of a Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) Commissioner appointed by Governor Tom Wolf points to the need for Senate confirmation of the Governor’s appointees to DRPA and the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission (DRJTBC) based on legislation introduced by Senator John Rafferty (R-44) and Senator Mario Scavello (R-40), respectively.[...Read More]

The Rafferty Report - July 2015

July 28, 2015

Senator Rafferty tours Stone Barn Cellars Winery located in Northern Chester County Pennsylvania.
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Senate and House Panels to Hold Joint Hearing on Enhancing the Safety of Highway Workers, Drivers and Pedestrians

July 9, 2015

The Senate Transportation Committee and the House Transportation Committee will hold a Joint Hearing from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 14, in the Capitol, North Office Building, Hearing Room 1, to collect testimony on “Enhancing the Safety of Highway Workers, Drivers and Pedestrians.”[...Read More]