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Jun

17

2021

June 17, 2021

Senate Special Committee releases report on election reforms After 450 days, the governor’s disaster declaration is over The fight against blight State Government Committee passes bills establishing voter ID, training for Department of State employees Orwigsburg Flooding Berks Legislators discuss priorities New small businesses flourish in Hamburg despite pandemic New Eagle Scout in Gordon Senate […]   [Read More]

Jun

15

2021

June 15, 2021

 

Senate State Government Committee | June 15, 2021 | 10 a.m. | Senate Chamber (and Virtual Participation) |   [Read More]

Jun

14

2021

June 14, 2021

 

The bipartisan Special Committee on Election Integrity and Reform released a report today detailing its findings and recommendations to strengthen Pennsylvania’s election system.   [Read More]

Jun

11

2021

June 11, 2021

In this email edition: Senate, House of Representatives vote to follow Berks and Schuylkill voters, end emergency declaration The continued fight for school property tax elimination Boy Scouts honors healthcare workers, Lisa Scheller of Silberline Manufacturing for their service to the community Alvernia University: expanding to Pottsville Williams Valley students study the 50 states Congrats […]   [Read More]

Jun

10

2021

June 10, 2021

After Schuylkill County voters approved two constitutional amendments limiting the Governor’s emergency powers by a margin of close to 9,000 votes, the Senate and House of Representatives voted today to end Gov. Tom Wolf’s emergency declaration, according to Senator David G. Argall, Rep. Jerry Knowles, Rep. Tim Twardzik, and Rep. Joe Kerwin, all of whom supported the measure.    [Read More]

Jun

04

2021

June 04, 2021

In this email edition: Memorial Day: Honoring Four-Star Army General George A. Joulwan and a Local Tragedy from the Civil War Election results: Reporter asks is this the first quack of a lame-duck governor? Reading Eagle: Bill to support volunteer firefighters faces opposition from Governor Wolf Schuylkill County receives $980,000 in Blight Remediation Grants Population […]   [Read More]