Langerholc Issues Statement on State Budget Passage

HARRISBURG – Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) issued the following statement following the passage of the 2022-23 budget:

“At a time when our nation is facing record inflation and a disastrous federal response, the people of Pennsylvania should know that this budget executes fiscal restraint while ensuring key services are funded.”

The Fiscal Year 2022-23 budget adheres to conservative fiscal management while meeting key initiatives and adding $2.1 billion to the Rainy Day Fund:

  • Additional $100 million for School Safety and Security Grants.
  • Additional $100 million for School Mental Health Grants.
  • Additional $175 million for highways and bridges.
  • An end to the P3 Bridge Tolling Initiative.
  • Economic growth tools.
  • Extension of time for KOZ in Cambria County.
  • Airport Land Development Zone.

Senate Bill 1100 now goes to the governor’s desk for enactment into law.


Contact: Gwenn Dando