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Mar

08

2022

March 08, 2022

In response to the unprovoked invasion of Ukraine by Russia, Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) officially introduced Senate Resolution 239 today urging Congress to take further action against the Russian government.   [Read More]

Mar

01

2022

March 01, 2022

The March edition of the local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) focuses on Alvernia University’s newest CollegeTowne campus in downtown Pottsville.   [Read More]

Feb

28

2022

February 28, 2022

In light of the unprovoked and illegal invasion of Ukraine by the Russian government, Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) will introduce a resolution urging Congress to take further action.   [Read More]

Feb

24

2022

February 24, 2022

Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) issued the following statement in response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine: “I stand with the rest of the Free World today in condemning the unprovoked Russian invasion of Ukraine.”   [Read More]

Feb

24

2022

February 24, 2022

Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), the chair of the Senate State Government Committee, issued the following statement after today’s selection of a new map for Pennsylvania’s congressional districts by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.   [Read More]

Feb

15

2022

February 15, 2022

HARRISBURG – The Senate State Government Committee held a hearing today reviewing potential election reforms that could gain bipartisan support, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), who chaired the hearing.  The Department of State, once again, refused to participate, continuing a pattern that’s plagued several of Governor Wolf’s five different Secretaries of the Commonwealth. […]   [Read More]

Feb

08

2022

February 08, 2022

 

Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) made the following statement at the conclusion of Governor Wolf’s final budget address:   [Read More]

Feb

01

2022

February 01, 2022

The February edition of the local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) focuses on the ongoing work that is being done to bring economic development and opportunities to this region.   [Read More]

Jan

26

2022

January 26, 2022

Jan

26

2022

January 26, 2022

The state Senate approved critical funding for hospitals and frontline health care workers, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), who voted in favor of the bill.   [Read More]

Jan

21

2022

January 21, 2022

The Senate State Government Committee held another public hearing today reviewing two Congressional redistricting maps proposed by Governor Wolf, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), who chaired the hearing.  The Senate is expected to consider a final proposal next week.   [Read More]

Jan

18

2022

January 18, 2022

A proposed congressional district map was passed by the Senate State Government Committee today, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), who chairs the committee.  Additional amendments are expected.   [Read More]

Jan

07

2022

January 07, 2022

The Reading Railroad Heritage Museum in Hamburg was awarded $100,000 in state funding to support outdoor upgrades at the Museum, according to Senators David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) and Patrick Browne (R-Lehigh) and Representative Jerry Knowles (R-Berks, Carbon & Schuylkill).   [Read More]

Jan

05

2022

January 05, 2022

Senator Dave Argall, Senator Pat Browne and Representative Jerry Knowles will host a press conference, Thursday, January 6, 2021, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., announcing a state grant to fund renovations to the Reading Railroad Heritage Museum in Hamburg   [Read More]

Dec

30

2021

December 30, 2021

Alvernia University’s new $3 million state grant to turn a vacant, blighted building into the newest CollegeTowne campus is the best news for downtown Pottsville in many years, according to Senator David G. Argall, Rep. Tim Twardzik, Rep. Joe Kerwin and Rep. Jerry Knowles.   [Read More]

Dec

30

2021

December 30, 2021

Ten projects to improve parks throughout Schuylkill County were awarded state grants today, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks), Rep. Joe Kerwin (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin), Rep. Tim Twardzik (R-Schuylkill), and Rep. Jerry Knowles (R-Schuylkill/Berks/Carbon).   [Read More]

Dec

15

2021

December 15, 2021

A resolution to prevent partisan attempts to expand the US Supreme Court and a bill to codify population data for congressional redistricting were passed by the Senate State Government Committee this week, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), the committee’s chairman.   [Read More]

Dec

14

2021

December 14, 2021

Due to critical mistakes by the Department of State, the Senate State Government Committee passed a bill today by a bipartisan vote of 8-3 to restore public confidence in the process of amending the state Constitution, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), the committee’s chairman.   [Read More]

Dec

03

2021

December 03, 2021

Senator David G. Argall issued the following statement on the $7.5 million grant awarded to support upgrades to FirstEnergy Stadium.  This funding was allocated from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP).   [Read More]

Dec

01

2021

December 01, 2021

 

The December edition of the local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) focuses on a recent committee hearing which discussed blight remediation across Pennsylvania.    [Read More]