PRESS RELEASE Smith PASen: REP. MARIO SCAVELLO ENDORSES TOM SMITH FOR SENATE
January 12, 2012
“Tom is the best candidate to carry our Party’s banner into the general election” -Rep. Mario Scavello
(Pittsburgh) – The Tom Smith for Senate Campaign today announced the endorsement of State Representative Mario Scavello (R-Monroe):
“Tom Smith is a lifelong conservative who knows how to create jobs by getting government out of the way,” said Scavello. “Tom Smith has the conservative message, professional campaign and resources necessary to defeat Bob Casey in November. Tom is the best candidate to carry our Party’s banner into the general election.”
“Representative Scavello is a champion for common sense Republican values and a tireless advocate for the citizens of the 176th district. I am honored to add him to our growing team,” said Smith.
Prior to his election to the State House Scavello was the mayor of Mount Pocono and former Chairman of the Monroe County Board of Commissioner.
Scavello joins the following Republican members of the Pennsylvania Legislature endorsing Tom Smith:
- Senator Mike Folmer (18th District)
- Senator Don White (41st District)
- Representative Eli Evankovich (54th District)
- Representative Tim Krieger (57th District)
- Representative Donna Oberlander (63rd District)
- Representative Jeff Pyle (60th District)
- Representative Dave Reed (62nd District)
- Representative Stephen Bloom (199th District)