Dowling Comments on Status of State Budget

Sep. 08, 2017 /

Two months after the state spending became law on July 11, the House is returning to voting session in an attempt to bring outstanding budget issues – primarily how to pay for the $32 billion plan – to a close.

Community to Honor Fallen Soldier Sept. 10, Dowling Says

Sep. 07, 2017 /

WHAT: A ceremony will be held to officially designate the interchange of State Route 43(Mon-Fayette Expressway) with Rubles Mill Road (Exit 4) in Fayette County as the Master Sgt. Arthur L. Lilley Memorial Interchange.

Dowling Hosts Taxpayers’ Caucus Meeting

Sep. 06, 2017 /

WHAT: Members of the House Taxpayers’ Caucus will meet to gather local input about the impact of a Senate proposal to fund the state budget with increased taxes on Pennsylvanians’ utility bills and online purchases.

Dowling/Metzgar to Host Gun Rights Seminar in Meyersdale

Aug. 25, 2017 /

MEYERSDALE – The Second Amendment and gun owners’ rights will be the subject of a Gun Rights Seminar to be hosted by Reps. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) and Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Bedford/Somerset) on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Meyersdale Community Center, 215 Main St., Meyersdale.

Dowling, Zimmerlink Host Meeting to Assist with Repeat Flooding Issues

Aug. 04, 2017 /

UNIONTOWN – A Thursday, Aug. 3, meeting organized by Rep. Matthew Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) and Fayette County Commissioner Angela Zimmerlink drew more than 20 businesses and individuals affected by recent flash flooding in Fayette County. The meeting, which focused on the ongoing flooding of the Redstone Creek and its economic implications to the city of Uniontown, had been scheduled prior to the July 28 rainfall, which resulted in Uniontown Mayor Bernie Kasievich signing a disaster declaration.

Dowling, Warner to Host Meetings With Local Government Officials

Aug. 02, 2017 /

UNIONTOWN – In order to discuss the challenges facing local government officials, Reps. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) and Ryan Warner (R-Fayette/Westmoreland) will conduct two sessions on Friday, Aug. 11, at 8 a.m. for township supervisors and at noon for city and borough officials. Both sessions will be held at Dowling’s district office in Suite 200 of the Fayette Chamber of Commerce Building, 65 W. Main St., Uniontown.

Metzgar, Dowling Announce Senior Expo in Somerset

Jul. 18, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – Reps. Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Bedford/Somerset) and Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) encourage senior citizens to attend the Ninth Annual Senior Expo. The event is returning to the Somerset County Technology Center, located at 281 Technology Drive in Somerset, on Monday, July 31, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Warner, Dowling Vote Against State Budget

Jun. 30, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – Reps. Ryan Warner (R-Fayette/Westmoreland) and Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) today issued the following statement in response to the passage of a Fiscal Year 2017-18 General Fund Appropriations Bill:

Dowling to Host ‘Morning Meetings with Matt’

May. 17, 2017 /

UNIONTOWN – Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) is inviting area residents to a series of town hall-style meetings to help ensure open lines of communication with the people he serves in Harrisburg.

Dowling Honors Small Business Week in Pennsylvania

May. 04, 2017 /

UNIONTOWN – As the owner of a small business himself, Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) today paid tribute to Pennsylvania Small Business Week, which runs from now until Saturday, May 6.

Dowling to Host Veterans Picnic, Ceremony to Honor Area Heroes

May. 01, 2017 /

UNIONTOWN – Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) is inviting area veterans and their families to a picnic and ceremony in honor of their service to the country. This event will also be open to non-veterans who wish to honor the service of our military men and women.

Dowling Announces Senior Center Grants

Feb. 22, 2017 /

UNIONTOWN – Two senior centers in the 51st Legislative District have been awarded 2016-17 Senior Community Center Grants, said Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) today.