News Releases

May

31

2017

May 31, 2017

Four local organizations represented in the 40th Senate District have been awarded state grants by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC), according to Senator Mario Scavello (R-40), who said the funding will enable the facilities to provide valuable resources and services to area residents.   [Read More]

May

30

2017

May 30, 2017

The Senate Finance Committee recently moved legislation sponsored by Sen. John Rafferty (R-44) and Sen. Mario Scavello (R-40) to exempt nationally recognized veterans’ organizations from the Realty Transfer Tax.   [Read More]

May

08

2017

May 08, 2017

State Senators Mario Scavello and Lisa Boscola will host the Second Annual Northampton County Fireman’s Memorial Service on Saturday, May 13 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Dryland United Church of Christ (4415 Newburg Road, Nazareth). This event is open to the public.   [Read More]

Apr

24

2017

April 24, 2017

Senator Scavello honors Pocono Raceway for its economic impact in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania on Motor Sports Day at the State Capitol in Harrisburg.     [Read More]

Mar

21

2017

March 21, 2017

Legislation sponsored by Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) to allow Pennsylvanians to engage in falconry on Sundays was approved by the Senate this week.   [Read More]

Mar

06

2017

March 06, 2017

State Senator Mario Scavello will continue his Healthy Living Series in partnership with Lehigh Valley Health Network to offer a free A1C Diabetes Screening at his Pen Argyl District Office on Tuesday, March 14 from 10 AM to 2 PM (2 N. Robinson Avenue, Pen Argyl).   [Read More]

Feb

23

2017

February 23, 2017

Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) has re-introduced legislation to reduce littering across Pennsylvania by increasing fines for the offense.   [Read More]

Feb

08

2017

February 08, 2017

State Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) and Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-138) today were joined by families and advocates to announce legislation to fund spinal cord disability research in Pennsylvania.     [Read More]

Feb

08

2017

February 08, 2017

Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) and Senator Christine Tartaglione (D-2) will be joined by families and advocates Wednesday to announce legislation to fund spinal cord disability research in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Feb

07

2017

February 07, 2017

Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) today said that he will work with fellow members of the Senate Appropriations Committee to carefully review the 2017-18 state budget announced today by Gov. Tom Wolf.     [Read More]

Feb

06

2017

February 06, 2017

State Senator Mario Scavello will continue his Healthy Living Series in partnership with the Pennsylvania Department of Health to offer free Tdap vaccine shots at his Pen Argyl District Office on Thursday, February 23 from 10 AM to 11:30 AM (2 N. Robinson Avenue, Pen Argyl).   [Read More]

Feb

03

2017

February 03, 2017

Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) and Senator Christine Tartaglione (D-2) will be joined by families and advocates Wednesday to announce legislation to fund spinal cord disability research in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]