News Releases

May

05

2022

May 05, 2022

Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) issued the following statement today regarding Senate Bill 956 to ensure the media, public and elected officials understand the legislation and to help prevent misrepresentation of the constitutional amendment:   [Read More]

Apr

22

2022

April 22, 2022

Two historic properties in Carlisle received a $1.25 million Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) grant, Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) and Rep. Barb Gleim (R-199) announced today.   [Read More]

Apr

22

2022

April 22, 2022

The Blair County Road 101 corridor improvement project received $2 million in grant money from Pennsylvania’s Multimodal Transportation Fund (MTF), Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) and Rep. Jim Gregory (R-80) said today.   [Read More]

Apr

22

2022

April 22, 2022

To improve infrastructure in and around Altoona, Rep. Lou Schmitt (R-Blair) and Sen. Judy Ward (R-Blair/Fulton/Cumberland/Franklin/Huntington) announced needed grant funding through the Pennsylvanian Department of Transportation’s Multimodal Transportation Fund.   [Read More]

Apr

22

2022

April 22, 2022

Union Township received a $310,000 grant through the Pennsylvania Multimodal Transportation Fund (MTF), Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) and Rep. Jesse Topper (R-78) announced today.   [Read More]

Apr

13

2022

April 13, 2022

State Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) voted today to safeguard the integrity of Pennsylvania’s elections as the Senate approved legislation that would prevent the future use of unsecured ballot drop boxes and ban private money to fund election operations.   [Read More]

Apr

12

2022

April 12, 2022

 

The Senate Aging and Youth Committee convened a public hearing today to discuss the impact of adult-use marijuana legalization on children, Chairwoman Judy Ward (R-30) said.   [Read More]

Apr

11

2022

April 11, 2022

The Senate Education Committee advanced a measure to establish the Fairness in Women’s Sports Act, according to Sens. Judy Ward (R-30) and Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-28), who sponsored the legislation.   [Read More]

Apr

07

2022

April 07, 2022

The Senate State Government Committee approved a constitutional amendment today designed to limit the use of emergency powers by the executive branch outside of emergency declarations, Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) said.   [Read More]

Mar

23

2022

March 23, 2022

Frontier Communications accepted an $818,962 state grant to deliver broadband service to Brush Creek Township in Fulton County, Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) announced today.   [Read More]

Mar

23

2022

March 23, 2022

Comcast Cable received an $838,974 state grant to deliver broadband service to Metal and Peters townships in Franklin County, Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) announced today.   [Read More]

Mar

17

2022

March 17, 2022

There has been a lot of news surrounding the recent Senate Law and Justice Committee hearings regarding the legalization of recreational marijuana, and as a member of that committee, I am concerned about the discussions that have taken place.   [Read More]