News Releases

Nov

01

2018

November 01, 2018

Several local schools were awarded state grants to help improve student safety through a new program supported by Senator John C. Rafferty, Jr. (R-44).   [Read More]

Oct

18

2018

October 18, 2018

Legislation sponsored by Senator John C. Rafferty, Jr. (R-44) advances to the governor for his signature that will save lives by establishing tougher penalties for dangerous repeat DUI offenders.     [Read More]

Oct

15

2018

October 15, 2018

The Senate unanimously approved legislation today to improve accessibility and strengthen enforcement measures relating to parking spaces, curb ramps and access aisles for persons with disabilities, according to the bill’s sponsors, Senators John C. Rafferty, Jr. (R-44) and Scott Martin (R-13).     [Read More]

Oct

15

2018

October 15, 2018

Senate Transportation Committee | October 15, 2018 | Off-the-Floor   [Read More]

Oct

12

2018

October 12, 2018

A number of school districts in the 44th Senatorial District were awarded state Safe School Targeted Grants through the Pennsylvania Department of Education for the training and compensation of school resource officers and school police officers, and to prevent and reduce violent incidents through programs and security equipment, according to Senator John Rafferty (R-44).   [Read More]

Sep

28

2018

September 28, 2018

State Senator John C. Rafferty, Jr., (R-44) was honored with the State Distinguished Service Award by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA).     [Read More]