Dowling Discusses Welfare Reform with Key Trump Administration Members

Feb. 15, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset), prime sponsor of legislation that would require work or community engagement as a condition of eligibility for Medical Assistance for able-bodied recipients, met with representatives of the Trump administration today in Washington D.C.

Dowling Assigned House Committees for 2019-20 Session

Jan. 18, 2019 /

HARRSIBURG – Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset), who has begun his second term as the state representative for the 51st Legislative District, announced that he has been appointed to four standing House committees as the 2019-20 legislative session commences.

Dowling Announces Career Readiness Mini-Grant for Meyersdale Area School District

Oct. 23, 2018 /

UNIONTOWN – Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) today announced that Meyersdale Area School District was one of many recipients of the Career Readiness Mini-Grant provided by the state Department of Labor and Industry and Team Pennsylvania. Meyersdale Area School District was awarded $2,855 for its Elementary Career Readiness Project.

Dowling Congratulates Local School Bus Safety Contest Winner

Oct. 22, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) today congratulated Lee Edgell, who won third place in division two of this year’s School Bus Safety Poster Contest, as the student received his award at a ceremony held at the Governor’s Residence in Harrisburg. Edgell attends Friendship Hill Elementary School in Port Marion.

Dowling Announces Grants to County and Municipal Recycling Programs

Oct. 15, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) announced that the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) awarded grants to Fayette and Somerset counties, as well as other counties and municipal governments in Pennsylvania, for their recycling and leaf collection programs.

Dowling’s 2020 Vision Summit Concludes with House Transportation Committee Roundtable Discussion

Oct. 05, 2018 /

UNIONTOWN – Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) concluded his 2020 Vision Summit with a roundtable discussion at the Ohiopyle Visitor Center with the House Transportation Committee, Rachel Duda, representative of PennDOT; Ann Nemanic, executive director of Laurel Highlands Visitor Center and Ken Bisbee, manager of Ohiopyle State Park on the topic of the topic of green streets and scenic byway programs.

Dowling to Welcome Mustio and the Hospital and Health System Association of Pennsylvania for Local Telemedicine Tour

Sep. 25, 2018 /

UNIONTOWN – Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) announced Rep. Mark Mustio (R-Allegheny), chairman of the House Professional Licensure Committee, and the officials with Hospital and Health System Association of Pennsylvania will attend a telemedicine tour on Thursday, Sept. 27, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Conemaugh Meyersdale Medical Center, located at 200 Hospital Drive, Meyersdale.

Dowling Announces the Opening of the Sheepskin Trail in Point Marion

Sep. 21, 2018 /

UNIONTOWN – Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset), along with the Fayette County commissioners, Sen. Pat Stefano (R-Fayette/Somerset/Westmoreland), local municipal officials and the National Road Heritage Corridor, will be hosting an opening ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 23, from 1-3 p.m., at the Sheepskin Trailhead, located on South Main Street, Point Marion, across from the borough park and field house.

Dowling to Host Annual Family Expo at the Uniontown Mall

Sep. 19, 2018 /

UNIONTOWN – Children, parents, adults, senior citizens, veterans and those of working age are invited to attend Rep. Matt Dowling’s (R-Fayette/Somerset) Family Expo. The expo will take place on Saturday, Oct. 6, located at the Uniontown Mall (1368 Mall Run Road, Uniontown), and will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.