News Releases

Apr

26

2017

April 26, 2017

  HARRISBURG – The Senate today passed legislation introduced by Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) that will protect the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding gun owners and shield them from having to fight overly restrictive local firearms ordinances.   [Read More]

Apr

25

2017

April 25, 2017

Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) applauded the news that Convergys Corporation, a global customer management service provider, will create 251 jobs at a new site in Johnstown, Cambria County.   [Read More]

Apr

25

2017

April 25, 2017

Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) proudly announced that West Branch Area School District in Clearfield County has been selected to receive a Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence.   [Read More]

Apr

20

2017

April 20, 2017

Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) joined Pennsylvania Department of Transportation leaders, local elected officials, and transit representatives in unveiling the state’s first natural gas charging station in Johnstown as part of a new public-private partnership.   [Read More]

Apr

20

2017

April 20, 2017

As regulatory burdens threaten to cripple an already-struggling coal industry, Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) has joined the Senate’s Coal Caucus to help revive coal as an affordable and reliable source of energy.   [Read More]

Apr

04

2017

April 04, 2017

Students enrolled in grades 9 through 12 are invited to participate in “My Pennsylvania,” by submitting their original artwork to be displayed at the offices of Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35).   [Read More]

Mar

30

2017

March 30, 2017

Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) issued the following statement today after the Senate passed, by a vote of 39 to 8, Senate Bill 250, legislation to ensure that Unemployment Compensation (UC) claimants can access benefits more quickly and efficiently, and that the UC system becomes more transparent and accountable:   [Read More]

Mar

29

2017

March 29, 2017

The City of Johnstown will receive two grants for sanitary sewer repair, thanks to projects approved today by the Commonwealth Financing Agency (CFA), according to Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35).   [Read More]

Mar

28

2017

March 28, 2017

The Senate Local Government Committee has approved legislation introduced by Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) that will protect responsible gun owners from local firearms restrictions that exceed the limits of state law. The bill passed by a vote of 8 to 3. Listen   [Read More]

Mar

20

2017

March 20, 2017

Pennsylvania residents affected by the growing heroin and opioid epidemic are encouraged to join in a special Telephone Town Hall meeting, to be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 21 from the State Capitol in Harrisburg.   [Read More]

Mar

09

2017

March 09, 2017

To help constituents better understand Pennsylvania’s gun laws, three state legislators will host a Concealed Carry Seminar in Bedford County next month.   [Read More]

Mar

06

2017

March 06, 2017

In light of a recent state Supreme Court ruling that struck down mandatory minimum sentences for serious drug offenses and some violent crimes, Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) is now seeking cosponsors for legislation to keep harsh penalties in place and crack down on higher-level drug dealers.   [Read More]