News Releases

Apr

12

2022

April 12, 2022

Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) announced today that legislation he sponsored to create a statewide grant program for Rural Co-Working & Innovation Centers (RCIC) passed the Senate.   [Read More]

Apr

05

2022

April 05, 2022

 

The Senate today unanimously passed legislation that will create a grant program to establish Safe Exchange Zones throughout Pennsylvania, according to Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35).   [Read More]

Apr

04

2022

April 04, 2022

 

Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr.(R-35), offered the following statement after voting to override the governor’s veto of the resolution that disapproves of Pennsylvania joining the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI):   [Read More]

Mar

22

2022

March 22, 2022

Funds for providing high-speed broadband in unserved areas were awarded today through the Unserved High-Speed Broadband Funding Program (UHSB) according to Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35).   [Read More]

Feb

25

2022

February 25, 2022

Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35), Senator Joe Pittman (R-41) and Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) announced their intent to introduce a resolution urging President Biden to restart the Keystone XL pipeline.   [Read More]

Feb

18

2022

February 18, 2022

 

Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35), chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee, issued a statement regarding today’s announcement on the Commonwealth’s plans to invest in freight and passenger rail in Western Pennsylvania.    [Read More]

Feb

08

2022

February 08, 2022

 

Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) offered the following statement on Governor Tom Wolf’s proposed $45.7 billion General Fund Budget for the 2022-2023 Fiscal Year:   [Read More]

Jan

26

2022

January 26, 2022

Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35), chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee, held a voting meeting today to consider Senate Bill 965 (Langerholc), which authorizes research institutions and companies to test and deploy Highly Automated Vehicles (HAV) in Pennsylvania.  The bill passed (12-2) with bipartisan support.   [Read More]

Jan

11

2022

January 11, 2022

The House passed legislation sponsored by Sens. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) and Pat Browne (R-16) that will assist students experiencing homelessness or those who transition between foster homes to stay on track to graduate high school.   [Read More]

Jan

05

2022

January 05, 2022

 

Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35), chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee, introduced Senate Bill 965 today with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s(PennDOT) Secretary Yassmin Gramian, P.E., to create a roadmap for the testing and commercial deployment of Highly Automated Vehicles (HAV) in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.    [Read More]

Dec

29

2021

December 29, 2021

Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35), chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee, and PennDOT Secretary Yassmin Gramian, P.E | Wednesday, January, 5, 2022 | 1:00 p.m. | Carnegie Mellon University’s Mill 19 (High Bay area, ground floor), 4501 Lytle Street, Pittsburgh   [Read More]

Dec

23

2021

December 23, 2021

Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35), chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee, announced today that Lawrence Township in Clearfield County will receive $299,117 to upgrade the traffic signal on Route 879 from the Automated Red Light Enforcement (ARLE) program.   [Read More]