News Releases

Nov

14

2018

November 14, 2018

Senator Pat Browne, R-16th District, was elected today (November 14) by his colleagues to serve as Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee for the 2019-20 Legislative Session that will begin in January.   [Read More]

Nov

14

2018

November 14, 2018

Senate Republicans today elected their leaders for the 2019-20 legislative session.   [Read More]

Nov

13

2018

November 13, 2018

Speaking at a press conference today (November 13) to promote diabetes awareness, Senator Pat Browne, Representative Ryan Mackenzie and Dr. Terri Lipman, an award-winning Professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and pediatric nurse practitioner in the Division of Diabetes and Endocrinology at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, discussed the growing impact of the chronic disease on people of all ages.   Listen   [Read More]

Nov

13

2018

November 13, 2018

Senator Pat Browne will host a press conference today (Tuesday, November 13) at 1 p.m. in the State Capitol East Wing Rotunda to promote November as National Diabetes Awareness Month.   [Read More]

Nov

09

2018

November 09, 2018

Senator Pat Browne will host a press conference at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, November 13, in the State Capitol East Wing Rotunda to promote November as National Diabetes Awareness Month.   [Read More]

Oct

30

2018

October 30, 2018

Several local schools in the 16th Senatorial District were awarded state grants today to help improve student safety through a new program supported by Senate Appropriations Chairman Senator Pat Browne.   [Read More]

Oct

19

2018

October 19, 2018

Legislation drafted by state Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Pat Browne, R-Lehigh, and State Rep. Mike Schlossberg, D-Lehigh, aimed at curtailing vehicles illegally passing school buses in Pennsylvania, is on its way to the Governor’s desk.   [Read More]

Oct

01

2018

October 01, 2018

Senator Pat Browne and Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced a partnership with Sandy Hook Promise to roll out and operate the Safe2Say Something Anonymous Reporting System for every school across the Commonwealth.   [Read More]

Oct

01

2018

October 01, 2018

Attorney General Josh Shapiro and Senators Pat Browne (R-Lehigh) and Vincent Hughes (D-Philadelphia) will provide an update on the implementation of Pennsylvania’s Safet2Say program on Monday, October 1.   [Read More]

Sep

19

2018

September 19, 2018

Senator Pat Browne (R-Lehigh) today (September 18) announced a $150,000 grant for needed infrastructure repairs and upgrades in Coopersburg Borough.   [Read More]

Sep

19

2018

September 19, 2018

Sen. Pat Browne (R-Lehigh) and Rep. Zach Mako (R-Lehigh/Northampton) today (September 18) announced that they successfully led the effort to secure a $250,000 grant for a vitally-needed infrastructure improvement project in Slatington Borough.   [Read More]

Sep

10

2018

September 10, 2018

The Senate Majority Policy Committee will hold a public roundtable discussion with Senator Pat Browne and local stakeholders on school safety efforts on September 12.   [Read More]