News Releases

Jul

27

2017

July 27, 2017

Senator Dan Laughlin issued the following statement on GE Transportation’s plans to end locomotive production at its Lawrence Park Township plant by the end of 2018   [Read More]

Jun

30

2017

June 30, 2017

The state’s Fiscal Year 2017-18 budget includes $15 million in additional state funding for the Erie School District, a boost requested by Senator Dan Laughlin (R-Erie), according to Senate Republican Leadership.   [Read More]

Jun

29

2017

June 29, 2017

The Senate approved legislation on Wednesday (June 28) that would give school boards the option of allowing licensed and trained staff to carry firearms on school property, according to Senator Dan Laughlin, who voted in support of the measure.   [Read More]

Jun

20

2017

June 20, 2017

Senator Dan Laughlin led the Pennsylvania State Senate in a ceremony on Monday (June 19) to honor the life and legacy of former Senator William G. Sesler, who passed away on May 22 at the age of 89.   Listen   [Read More]

Jun

13

2017

June 13, 2017

The Senate Labor & Industry Committee today (June 13) approved a measure introduced by Senator Dan Laughlin (R-Erie) that will better protect consumers from unreasonably excessive building inspection fees and unnecessary construction costs.   [Read More]

Jun

12

2017

June 12, 2017

The Property Tax/Rent Rebate program deadline for older adults and residents with disabilities to apply for rebates of rent and property taxes paid in 2016 has been extended to December 31, 2017, according to Senator Dan Laughlin.   [Read More]