Meet Rep. Matt Dowling

PA State Rep. Matt Dowling represents the 51st Legislative District in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, serving parts of Fayette & Somerset Counties.

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The 51st District covers part of FAYETTE County consisting of the CITY of Uniontown and the TOWNSHIPS of Georges, German, Henry Clay, Nicholson, South Union, Springfield, Springhill, Stewart and Wharton and the BOROUGHS of Fairchance, Markleysburg, Ohiopyle, Point Marion and Smithfield; and Part of SOMERSET County consisting of the TOWNSHIPS of Addison, Elk Lick, Lower Turkeyfoot, Summit and Upper Turkeyfoot and the BOROUGHS of Addison, Confluence, Garrett, Meyersdale, Salisbury and Ursina.

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Funding Available to Aid Economic Development Projects, Dowling Says

Nov. 07, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Matthew Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) recently announced that the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is accepting applications for funding for environmental cleanup projects focused on economic development or community revitalization projects at abandoned mine land locations across the Commonwealth.

Dowling and Simmons Bill to Provide Transparency for Voters

Oct. 29, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – To provide greater transparency for voters, state Reps. Matthew Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) and Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) drafted legislation to eliminate the ability for all candidates for public office to cross-file their nomination petitions.

Reps. Dowling and Simmons to Unveil Legislation to Provide Transparency for Voters

Oct. 28, 2019 /

WHAT: State legislators will detail and answer questions about a bill that would eliminate the ability for all candidates for public office to cross-file their nomination petitions. Currently, the Pennsylvania Election Code of 1937 allows candidates seeking to run for school board, county court of Common Pleas and district judges to file nomination petitions for multiple political parties that have become hyper partisan.

Dowling to Host Concealed Carry Seminar on Oct. 26 in Salisbury

Oct. 22, 2019 /

SALISBURY – To provide gun owners with the information they need to be responsible with their Second Amendment rights, Rep. Matthew Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) will host a concealed carry seminar on Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Salisbury VFD Social Hall, 385 Ord St., Salisbury.

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