Committee advances Argall measure to review future of State System of Higher Education

March 29, 2017
HARRISBURG – The Senate Education Committee unanimously approved a resolution sponsored by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) that calls for an independent review of the future of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE). Listen   [Read More]

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Alaska Medicaid Coordinated Care Initiative

March 20, 2017
Senate Majority Policy Committee - March 21, 2017 - 10 am     [Read More]

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Argall questions Budget Secretary over $300M for Port of Philadelphia while smaller communities across state are shut out from applying for economic development programs

March 09, 2017
HARRISBURG – During Thursday’s Senate Appropriations Committee state budget hearing with the Office of the Budget, Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) asked Secretary Randy Albright to explain a $300 million investment for the Port of Philadelphia, at the same time as the governor is refusing to approve new City Revitalization and Improvement Zones (CRIZ) or...   [Read More]

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Program examines bipartisan approach to saving Frackville state prison

March 08, 2017
HARRISBURG – Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Representative Neal Goodman (D-Schuylkill) are highlighting recent efforts that led to keeping SCI Frackville open earlier this year.     [Read More]

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Argall presses economic development department on plan to save struggling communities

March 06, 2017
HARRISBURG – A small fraction of the state budget that could help struggling communities was the theme at a hearing in Harrisburg regarding the state budget on Monday.   Listen   [Read More]

Report paves way to reduce overtime cost at state prisons, save tax dollars, Argall says

February 28, 2017
HARRISBURG – A report requested by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) shows the state could save considerable tax dollars on its overtime spending within the Department of Corrections. Listen   [Read More]

Senators seek to boost number of welfare investigators in order to crack down on fraud and abuse

February 23, 2017
HARRISBURG – Three senators are advocating for additional investigators within the Office of Inspector General with a sole purpose: find welfare waste, fraud, abuse and misuse. Listen   [Read More]

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Argall highlights local and statewide efforts to curb opioid addiction in monthly TV program

February 14, 2017
HARRISBURG – Senator David G. Argall’s (R-Schuylkill/Berks) most recent monthly television show highlights local and statewide efforts to help prevent future tragedies stemming from Pennsylvania’s heroin and opioid epidemic.     [Read More]

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Sen. Argall highlights school property tax elimination, community revitalization in latest TV program as priorities in new legislative session

January 23, 2017
HARRISBURG – Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) discussed some of his highest legislative priorities for the 2017-18 Legislative Session during the latest edition of his monthly television show.     [Read More]

Senate Bill 76

December 15, 2016
Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) discusses the outlook for Senate Bill 76, the Property Tax Independence Act, in the upcoming 2017-18 session. Listen   [Read More]

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Argall honors more than 180 Vietnam era vets in monthly TV show

December 08, 2016
HAMBURG – A special edition of Senator David G. Argall’s (R-Schuylkill/Berks) monthly television show includes a tribute to more than 180 local veterans who served during the conflict in Vietnam.     [Read More]

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The Opioid Epidemic: A Youth Education & Awareness Roundtable

December 01, 2016
Senator Argall and Schuylkill County District Attorney Christine Holman hosted a roundtable discussion in Schuylkill Haven on the heroin and opioid epidemic in our communities.   [Read More]