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Jan

17

2020

January 17, 2020

At the request of Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R–York), the Senate Majority Policy Committee will discuss the implementation of a series of landmark election reforms the General Assembly approved in 2019.    [Read More]

Jan

14

2020

January 14, 2020

Senator Dave Argall and dedicated volunteers will gather to celebrate a cleanup of the Charles Baber Cemetery.   [Read More]

Jan

03

2020

January 03, 2020

The Senate Majority Policy Committee will hold a public workshop with various stakeholders to discuss the implementation of the recently passed Farm Package. The public is invited to attend.   [Read More]

Jan

02

2020

January 02, 2020

This month’s local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) highlights a recent bipartisan public hearing focusing on local highway funding and promises made by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).   [Read More]

Dec

11

2019

December 11, 2019

Cory Etchberger, grandson of local hero Richard Loy Etchberger, is holding a press conference thanking those who assisted with a new grant awarded to rehabilitate the playground equipment and make other improvements to Etchberger Memorial Park.   [Read More]

Dec

11

2019

December 11, 2019

Dec

10

2019

December 10, 2019

At the request of Senator Elder Vogel (R–Beaver/Butler/Lawrence) The Senate Majority Policy Committee will discuss the rollout of the recently passed $24 million Farm Package and the response the state has received since those bills were passed.       [Read More]

Dec

09

2019

December 09, 2019

Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) recently sent a letter to Pennsylvania Senate Leadership regarding PennDOT’s broken promises on transportation projects in Berks and Schuylkill County and pledged to vote against any upcoming nominees for PennDOT Secretary until these projects move forward.   [Read More]

Dec

02

2019

December 02, 2019

This month’s local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) focuses on the role that the arts have to play in community revitalization.     [Read More]

Nov

20

2019

November 20, 2019

The Senate Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) will hold a workshop discussion to discuss regional highway funding. Watch Live   [Read More]

Nov

19

2019

November 19, 2019

Senators Joe Pittman (R-41), Gene Yaw (R-23) and David G. Argall (R-29) and other legislators today (November 19) unveiled and discussed bills that will be introduced in the Senate and House of Representatives addressing Governor Wolf’s proposal to have Pennsylvania enter into the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI).     [Read More]

Nov

19

2019

November 19, 2019

A recently awarded state grant will pave the way for a critical bridge replacement project in Eldred Township in Schuylkill County, according to Representative Mike Tobash (R-125) and Senator David G. Argall (R-29).   [Read More]

Nov

18

2019

November 18, 2019

State Rep. Neal P. Goodman and state Sen. David Argall announced that Geisinger Health Foundation will receive $375,000 in state funding to build a healthcare facility for senior citizens within a former garment factory in Minersville that is being converted into affordable senior housing.    [Read More]

Nov

18

2019

November 18, 2019

A state grant will support much-needed improvements to Etchberger Memorial Park in Hamburg Borough, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-29) and Representative Jerry Knowles (R-125).   [Read More]

Nov

18

2019

November 18, 2019

Senators Joe Pittman, Gene Yaw and David G. Argall and other legislators will host a press conference at Noon on Tuesday, November 19, in the Media Center of the State Capitol East Wing. |     [Read More]

Nov

14

2019

November 14, 2019

Spring Township in Berks County will receive a state grant to aid in a transportation project to support the Spring Ridge development, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-29).   [Read More]

Nov

14

2019

November 14, 2019

The Senate Majority Policy Committee will review regional highway funding during an upcoming public hearing at the Maidencreek Township Municipal Building in Blandon.   [Read More]

Nov

13

2019

November 13, 2019

Sen. Dave Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) and Rep. Jerry Knowles (R-Berks/Carbon/Schuylkill) today announced that East Brunswick Township was awarded $560,173 to replace the deteriorating Pine Valley Road Bridge over Indian Run to remove the existing bridge weight restriction and maintain vital connectivity.   [Read More]

Nov

13

2019

November 13, 2019

A state grant will help close a gap in the Schuylkill River Trail in Auburn Borough and support improvements that will create new recreation and transportation opportunities for local residents, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-29) and Representative Mike Tobash (R-125).   [Read More]

Nov

12

2019

November 12, 2019

At the request of Senator Dan Laughlin (R-Erie), The Senate Majority Policy Committee will discuss Federal Opportunity Zones during an upcoming workshop discussion in Harrisburg.   [Read More]