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Dec

29

2017

December 29, 2017

Senator David G. Argall’s (R-Schuylkill/Berks) latest monthly television report, The Argall Report, highlights a special "behind the scenes" tour of the Pennsylvania State Capitol.   [Read More]

Dec

13

2017

December 13, 2017

Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Representative Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) announced two Department of Environmental Protection Growing Greener grants today that will support flood control in the Swatara Creek Watershed in Tremont Township and Pine Grove Borough.   [Read More]

Dec

12

2017

December 12, 2017

The Senate State Government Committee approved legislation today which would amend the state’s constitution to permit gubernatorial candidates to choose their running mate after the primary election – a process that mirrors how presidential candidates currently select their vice presidential running mates.   [Read More]

Dec

12

2017

December 12, 2017

The House and Senate recently approved a proposal written by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) to protect consumers utilizing household goods movers.   [Read More]

Dec

12

2017

December 12, 2017

The House and Senate recently approved a proposal written by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) to protect consumers utilizing household goods movers.   [Read More]

Dec

04

2017

December 04, 2017

Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) recently highlighted the cost savings that were obtained during the 2016-17 Fiscal Year by the Office of Inspector General through welfare fraud field investigations and legal proceedings in Berks and Schuylkill counties.   [Read More]

Dec

01

2017

December 01, 2017

Senator David G. Argall’s (R-Schuylkill/Berks) latest monthly television report, The Argall Report, highlights the Senate State Government Committee’s hearing on election reforms to the office of the lieutenant governor.   [Read More]

Nov

28

2017

November 28, 2017

HAMBURG – Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) will be recognizing the courageous efforts of several local firefighters on Wednesday, November 29.   [Read More]

Nov

15

2017

November 15, 2017

Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Representative Jerry Knowles (R-Schuylkill/Berks/Carbon) announced a grant today that will support a bridge rehabilitation project in Shoemakersville Borough.   [Read More]

Nov

15

2017

November 15, 2017

Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Representatives Neal Goodman (D-Schuylkill) and Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) announced a total of four grants today that will support community improvement projects in Delano Township, Frackville Borough, Pine Grove Township and North Manheim Township.   [Read More]

Nov

14

2017

November 14, 2017

The Senate State Government Committee, chaired by Senator Mike Folmer (R-Lebanon/Dauphin/York), held a public hearing at the State Capitol today to discuss bipartisan legislation to reform the way the lieutenant governor is elected in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Nov

09

2017

November 09, 2017

On Tuesday, November 14, a public hearing will be held on Senate Bill 761, legislation which would amend the state’s constitution to allow gubernatorial candidates to select their running mate after the primary election.   [Read More]

Nov

01

2017

November 01, 2017

School property tax elimination is by far the #1 issue that I hear about most from residents not only in Berks and Schuylkill Counties, but across Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Oct

17

2017

October 17, 2017

The House Transportation Committee amended and unanimously approved a joint legislative proposal introduced by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Senator Judy Schwank (D-Berks) yesterday which seeks to protect construction workers and improve driver safety in active work zones.   [Read More]

Oct

03

2017

October 03, 2017

Due to ongoing budget negotiations in Harrisburg between the House, Senate and Governor, we must cancel the Berks Senator for a Day event for tomorrow, October 5th.   [Read More]

Sep

21

2017

September 21, 2017

Senator David G. Argall’s (R-Schuylkill/Berks) latest monthly television report, The Argall Report, highlights the Senate Majority Policy Committee’s ongoing efforts to combat blight and encourage revitalization throughout Pennsylvania’s communities with a series of hearings and roundtable discussions held in Lancaster, Fayette and Franklin Counties.   [Read More]

Sep

14

2017

September 14, 2017

Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) is encouraging Pennsylvania middle and high school students to help find solutions to the growing heroin and opioid epidemic that is plaguing our communities across the state by producing a video aimed at raising greater awareness about the crisis.   [Read More]

Aug

28

2017

August 28, 2017

Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) is asking residents to nominate their friends and neighbors who have made a positive impact in their communities.   [Read More]

Aug

16

2017

August 16, 2017

As part of ARIPPA’s Annual Technical Symposium and Trade Show, Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) spoke to the group during their luncheon meeting about the past, present, and future of the anthracite coal industry and energy markets in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Aug

08

2017

August 08, 2017

Senator Scott Martin (R-Lancaster) is hosting a key Senate committee next week to conduct a roundtable discussion with community leaders and local elected officials to outline steps to combat blight and abandonment.   [Read More]