Wayne Fontana

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Wayne Fontana
Wayne Fontana.JPG
Pennsylvania State Senate District 42
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website Official website
Wayne Fontana has been a Democratic member of the Pennsylvania State Senate since winning a special election in 2005. Fontana was re-elected in November of 2006 with his term expiring in 2010. Before becoming a Senator, Fontana served on the Allegheny County Council from 2000 to 2005 along with a Ward Committeeperson for the Allegheny Democratic Party from 1994 to 2006.

Fontana graduated from Allegheny County Community College in 1971. Fontana is a Real Estate broker.

Committee assignments

Fontana serves on these committees:



See also: Pennsylvania State Senate elections, 2010

Fontana is running for reelection in District 42. He was unopposed in the May 18 Democratic primary and faces no opposition in the November 2 general election.


On November 7, 2006, Fontana was reelected to Pennsylvania State Senate District 42.[2]

Fontana raised $57,849 for this campaign[3] in which he ran unopposed.

Pennsylvania State Senate District 42
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png FONTANA, WAYNE (D) 60,634

Campaign donors


Fontana raised $57,849 during the 2006 election cycle.

His top contributors are listed below.[4]

Donor Amount
Pennsylvania Association of Realtors $5,750
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association $4,500
Friends of John Weinstein $2,500
Goodrich, Goodrich & Lazara PC $2,000
Allegheny County Corrections Officers $2,000
Klett, Lieber, Rooney & Schorling $1,500
Pennsylvania State Education Association $1,200
Boilermakers Local 154 $1,000
Ross Aiello $1,000
Pennsylvania Bar Association $1,000


Wayne is married to Francine Fontana. They have three children and reside in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Pennsylvania State Senate District 42
Succeeded by

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