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The political climate in Cambria County is changing dramatically. That may be hard to believe when one looks at the current elected officials in our county. One political party has held, and continues to hold, nearly all elected offices in Cambria County. The only exception is one county commissioner, and that is required by law.

Three Republicans – two well-established elected officials in their respective communities and a political newcomer – are looking to become the candidate to challenge Democratic state Rep. Bryan Barbin for the 71st Legislative District seat in this year’s general election.

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U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster, one of the most powerful figures in local and statewide politics, announced on Tuesday he does not plan to seek re-election to Pennsylvania's 9th Congressional District seat this year.