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May

28

2019

May 28, 2019

Senator David G. Argall  will host a training program on Elder Abuse and Financial Exploitation Prevention with the PA Department of Banking and Securities on May 29th at 8 a.m. at the Schuylkill Haven Senior Community Center.   [Read More]

May

17

2019

May 17, 2019

This month’s local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) focuses on the growth of the Silberline Manufacturing Co. in Rush Township.     [Read More]

May

15

2019

May 15, 2019

Senator David G. Argall and Representative Jerry Knowles will honor the heroic efforts of a local 13-year-old girl who rescued her little sister from a house fire on April 29.   [Read More]

May

08

2019

May 08, 2019

Today, the Senate Finance Committee approved two bills sponsored by Senator David G. Argall (R-29) to improve a tax credit program for older buildings and support the state’s threatened coal refuse jobs.   [Read More]

May

07

2019

May 07, 2019

Senator David G. Argall will host a Senator for a Day student government seminar.   [Read More]

May

01

2019

May 01, 2019

School safety grants were awarded today to nine school districts in Schuylkill and Berks Counties, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-29).   [Read More]

Apr

29

2019

April 29, 2019

Today, with a vote of 46 to 2, the Senate passed bipartisan legislation to amend the state constitution to change how the lieutenant governor is selected in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Apr

26

2019

April 26, 2019

At a press conference today at the Panther Creek Energy facility in Carbon County, Senator David Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Senator John T. Yudichak (D-Carbon/Luzerne) unveiled a bipartisan legislative proposal to help aid the state’s threatened coal refuse industry.   [Read More]

Apr

22

2019

April 22, 2019

Senator John T. Yudichak (D-14) and Senator David G. Argall (R-29) will announce new legislation to help support the threatened coal refuse industry in Pennsylvania on Friday, April 26, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Panther Creek Energy Facility, Nesquehoning, PA.     [Read More]

Apr

18

2019

April 18, 2019

This month’s local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) focuses on recent budget hearing testimony between the administration and the Senate Appropriations Committee.    [Read More]

Apr

10

2019

April 10, 2019

State Representatives Robert Freeman and Lee James and state Senators David G. Argall and Judy Schwank today introduced legislation that would make improvements to the state historic preservation incentive tax credit program.   [Read More]

Apr

09

2019

April 09, 2019

The Senate Appropriations Committee recently approved bipartisan legislation with a vote of 21 to 1 to reform the way the lieutenant governor is elected in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Apr

08

2019

April 08, 2019

Senator David G. Argall (R-29) will receive the 2019 Political Leader Award from the Schuylkill River Greenways National Heritage Area on April 11 at a special ceremony in Philadelphia.   [Read More]

Apr

03

2019

April 03, 2019

The Senate Majority Policy Committee will take a closer look at the future demographics of higher education during a public hearing on Wednesday April 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in Room 8 – EB of the East Wing, Capitol Complex in Harrisburg.   [Read More]

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

The Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) approved a $1 million grant for the Borough of Sinking Spring, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Representative Jim Cox (R-Berks/Lancaster).   [Read More]

Mar

18

2019

March 18, 2019

This month’s local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) focuses on the ongoing revitalization in Shenandoah and Hamburg.   [Read More]

Feb

15

2019

February 15, 2019

This month’s local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) focuses on the economic development taking place in Tamaqua through the City Revitalization and Improvement Zone program, also known as CRIZ.   [Read More]

Feb

11

2019

February 11, 2019

Senators Scott Martin (R-13) and David G. Argall (R-29) will introduce a bill in the near future that will create commonsense work requirements for able-bodied Medicaid recipients.   [Read More]

Feb

05

2019

February 05, 2019

Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill) released the following statement today in response to Governor Wolf’s 2019-20 budget address: Listen   [Read More]

Feb

05

2019

February 05, 2019

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