News Releases

Aug

02

2017

August 02, 2017

“Today, residents in Southern Bedford County have experienced a serious disaster which occurred when a CSX freight train hauling hazardous material derailed near Hyndman, PA.   [Read More]

Aug

02

2017

August 02, 2017

Two weeks ago, Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Labor & Industry, Kathy Manderino, announced she was leaving her post to begin a new job at the state Gaming Control Board.   [Read More]

Jul

24

2017

July 24, 2017

Sen. Wayne Langerholc (R-35) is calling for a study to look into Cambria County’s vehicle emissions testing requirement.   [Read More]

Jul

21

2017

July 21, 2017

Legislation authored by Sen. Wayne Langerholc (R-35) to promote the use of cleaner-burning natural gas in larger vehicles was signed into law Thursday as Act 31 of 2017.   [Read More]

Jul

19

2017

July 19, 2017

Five major water and sewer projects for communities in the 35th Senatorial District have received state funding through the state’s PENNVEST program, according to Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr.   [Read More]

Jun

30

2017

June 30, 2017

The State Senate today approved a spending plan for fiscal year 2017-18 that holds the line on spending, increases funding for education and funds core responsibilities of state government, according to Senator Wayne Langerholc (R-35) .   [Read More]

Jun

14

2017

June 14, 2017

A bill to provide added legal protections to first responders who help clear accident scenes was approved by the Senate Transportation Committee today, according to Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-Cambria) who serves as the committee’s vice-chairman.   [Read More]

Jun

07

2017

June 07, 2017

Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) and Rep. Bryan Barbin (D-Johnstown) remind residents that it is not too late to attend a free informational session on how to obtain and comply with a concealed carry permit and exercise responsible gun ownership.   [Read More]

Jun

06

2017

June 06, 2017

Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) successfully urged his colleagues to support Senate Resolution 76, which green-lights a study of increased passenger rail service between Pittsburgh and Harrisburg.   [Read More]

Jun

06

2017

June 06, 2017

A bill introduced by Sen. Wayne Langerholc (R-35) to promote the use of cleaner-burning natural gas in larger vehicles was unanimously approved by the Senate today.   [Read More]

Jun

05

2017

June 05, 2017

The Senate approved a historic pension reform bill today that will transform public employee retirement benefits for the 21st century and limit future financial risks for taxpayers, according to Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35).   [Read More]

Jun

04

2017

June 04, 2017

Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) offered a comprehensive amendment to Senate Bill 1 in the Senate Appropriations Committee meeting today which amounts to a historic pension reform package.   [Read More]