News Releases

Jun

26

2019

June 26, 2019

Senate and House Republican leaders highlighted a broad package of bills today that are intended to support Pennsylvania farmers and encourage new generations of farmers to continue the state’s rich agricultural heritage.   [Read More]

Jun

26

2019

June 26, 2019

Senator Wayne Langerholc Jr., (R-35) offered the following statement on today’s announcement that North American Höganäs High Alloys, LLC (Höganäs) will expand its operations in Cambria County, creating 25 more jobs for area residents.    [Read More]

Jun

26

2019

June 26, 2019

The Senate approved a package of bills on June 25, 2019, reforming Pennsylvania’s vehicle emissions testing program, also referred to as the Vehicle Emissions Inspection and Maintenance (I/M) program.   [Read More]

Jun

25

2019

June 25, 2019

Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) offered the following statement on Senate passage today of Senate Bill 744, legislation he sponsored to remove Cambria County and six other counties from the vehicle emissions testing program, based on empirical evidence cited by the Joint State Government Commission.     [Read More]

Jun

21

2019

June 21, 2019

Senate Education Committee | June 25, 2019 | 12:00 noon | Main Capitol, Room 461 |     [Read More]

Jun

19

2019

June 19, 2019

The Senate completed work on a package of bills today to combat the state’s heroin and opioid epidemic by improving prescription drug monitoring, limiting opioid prescriptions, targeting drug dealers and taking other steps to limit the damage inflicted by the addiction crisis in Pennsylvania communities.   [Read More]