News Releases

Apr

20

2018

April 20, 2018

Johnstown and Clearfield Borough were nominated today to be part of a new federal economic development program designed to bring jobs to low-income areas, according to Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35).   [Read More]

Apr

18

2018

April 18, 2018

Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) and Senator Tom McGarrigle (R-26) announced legislation today to increase the ability of school districts to hire professionals to focus on the mental health needs of their students.   [Read More]

Apr

09

2018

April 09, 2018

Area residents are invited to attend a free fishing seminar on Thursday, April 12 hosted by Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) and Representatives Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) and Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Bedford/Somerset).   [Read More]

Mar

19

2018

March 19, 2018

Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) and Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) announce two alternative energy projects in Bedford County for a total of more than $1.77 million in state grants.   [Read More]

Feb

08

2018

February 08, 2018

“I was pleased to work closely with Rep. Barbin, PennDOT and the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown to obtain funding for this important project, which represents a significant investment in public safety and economic development.”   [Read More]

Feb

06

2018

February 06, 2018

State Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) says he and his Senate colleagues will carefully study the $33.2 billion state General Fund budget for Fiscal Year 2018-19 unveiled today by Governor Tom Wolf before a joint session of the General Assembly.     [Read More]

Jan

17

2018

January 17, 2018

Building on Pennsylvania’s commitment to combatting the state’s growing heroin epidemic, Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) will be introducing legislation that will establish a pilot program to help individuals in recovery obtain meaningful employment opportunities.   [Read More]

Dec

22

2017

December 22, 2017

Three organizations in the 35th Senatorial District have been awarded a total of $1.5 million in state grants to create jobs, improve access to health care and promote higher education in the district, according to Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35).   [Read More]

Nov

29

2017

November 29, 2017

State Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) will hold an informational session to update local elected officials on a new law that will expand gaming opportunities in Pennsylvania at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, December 6 at Forest Hills Junior-Senior High School, 489 Locust Street in Sidman.   [Read More]

Nov

15

2017

November 15, 2017

Seeking to provide greater financial assistance to Pennsylvania’s struggling municipalities, Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr (R-35) has circulated a co-sponsorship memo for legislation that will increase funding for grants and loans for distressed municipalities through an existing state funding source.   [Read More]

Nov

14

2017

November 14, 2017

Eight municipalities and local organizations in the 35th Senatorial District have been awarded more than $1.45 million in state grants for transportation and recreation projects that will benefit community residents and promote economic development, according to Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35).   [Read More]

Oct

24

2017

October 24, 2017

HARRISBURG – The State Senate today passed a resolution sponsored by Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) directing a Senate commission to review removing Cambria County from vehicle emissions testing requirements.   Listen   [Read More]