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Patrick M. Browne

Senate District 16   Map
Republican (Term Expires: 2022) serving Lehigh (part) County.

Committee Assignments

Appropriations , Chair
Finance , Vice Chair
Aging & Youth
Law & Justice
Local Government

Co-Sponsorship Memoranda

View my 2021-2022 session co-sponsorship memoranda

Sponsored Legislation

View my 2021-2022 session sponsored legislation


Personal History

Married Heather


Legislator - CPA - Attorney


James and Bernice Browne


University of Notre Dame, B.A. business administration/accounting, 1986; Temple University School of Law, J.D., 1993


Former tax manager/CPA Coopers & Lybrand, Philadelphia; senior associate Price Waterhouse, NY; member St. Paul's Catholic Church in Allentown; member of House of Representatives 1995-May 3, 2005; member of Senate May 3, 2005 to date; Majority Caucus Administrator 2009-2010; Majority Whip, November 2010 to November 2014; Appropriations Committee Chairman, November 2014 to Present.