Sen. Vincent J. Fumo

District Office

1208 Tasker Street
Phila, PA 19148

Harrisburg Office

545 Main Capitol
Hbg, PA 17120




Senator Fumo (left) shares a laugh during a break in a meeting with former Republican Appropriations Chairman Richard Tilghman of Montgomery County

Senator Vincent Fumo is the Democratic Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee. In that role, he is the primary member of the Senate Democratic caucus responsible for developing the state budget and determining the commonwealth's spending priorities. He oversees a staff that analyzes all legislation for its fiscal impact on the state. All bills must pass the Appropriations Committee before they are voted upon on the floor of the Senate.

In the 2003-2004 legislative session, he also serves on the following standing Senate committees:

  • Communications and Technology

  • Consumer Affairs and Professional Licensure

  • Ethics

  • Game and Fisheries

  • Policy

  • Rules and Executive Nominations

  • Urban Affairs and Housing

In addition, Senator Fumo is a member of the following government related boards or commissions:

  • Firearms Background Check Advisory Committee

  • Governor's Committee of Automated Technology

  • Legislative Data Processing Committee

  • Pennsylvania Housing Advisory Committee

  • Public School Employees Retirement Board

  • Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (vice chair)







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