HARRISBURG, November 14, 2018 – The entire leadership team of the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus was reelected today to serve its membership for the 2019-20 legislative session.

The Senate Democratic Caucus won five new seats in the 2018 midterm elections and will have 21 members in the coming session. The new and returning members elected this Caucus Leadership Team:

  • Leader – Jay Costa, Jr.
  • Whip – Anthony Hardy Williams
  • Appropriations Committee Chair – Vincent Hughes
  • Chair – Wayne D. Fontana
  • Secretary – Larry Farnese
  • Policy Committee Chair – Lisa Boscola
  • Administrator – John Blake
  • Vice Chair, Appropriations Committee – Judy Schwank

“It has been an honor to serve as the Leader of this caucus, and I am again honored that my colleagues have trusted me with this responsibility for another session,” said Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa, Jr. “We have a dynamic, passionate caucus and I know this leadership team will serve them well. I look forward to swearing in our new and returning members this January, and then getting to work.”