HARRISBURG, JAN. 5, 2010 — State Sen. Wayne D. Fontana (D-Allegheny) has been named as the Senate Democratic conferee on the six-member conference committee that is expected to hammer out a final agreement on table games legislation. “I am honored to serve on this key conference committee and look forward to working with my colleagues […]

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HARRISBURG, JAN. 5, 2010 — State Sen. Wayne D. Fontana and Rep. Timothy J. Solobay have introduced legislation that would allow for the imposition of an “essential services fee” on tax-exempt organizations that own property within a municipality. The lawmakers said Senate Bill 1175 (SB 1175) and House Bill 2191 (HB 2191) would likely be […]

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January 5, 2010 – Click Here to Listen

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January 5, 2010 – Click Here to Listen

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Paying your heating bills

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BROOKLINE, DECEMBER 7, 2009 – State Senator Wayne D. Fontana today reminded homeowners and renters that Dec. 31 is the deadline to apply for the Pennsylvania Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program for seniors and residents with disabilities. The rebate program benefits Pennsylvanians who are 65 years old and older; widows and widowers age 50 and older; […]

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HARRISBURG, NOV. 23, 2009 — State Sen. Wayne D. Fontana and Rep. Timothy J. Solobay began circulating a co-sponsorship memo today to colleagues urging their support of legislation that would amend the Institutions of Purely Public Charity Act to allow political subdivisions to enact an essential services fee on tax-exempt organizations that own property within […]

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HARRISBURG, November 18, 2009 — State Sen. Wayne D. Fontana has sent the following letter to the Pittsburgh City Council in support of legislation being considered today that would provide a $600,000 “bridge” grant to the Carnegie Library: November 17, 2009 Dear President Shields and members: Please consider this letter as evidence of my support […]

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Pennsylvania honors its veterans

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