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Mar

16

2020

March 16, 2020

Due to ongoing precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the four caucus Policy Committee hearing to discuss a modern growth agenda in Pennsylvania has been cancelled.   [Read More]

Mar

15

2020

March 15, 2020

In accordance with Department of Health recommendations to combat the coronavirus outbreak, Senator David G. Argall will be closing his district offices in Pottsville and Hamburg as well as his Harrisburg office.    [Read More]

Mar

06

2020

March 06, 2020

The Department of Labor and Industry announced over $4.7 million in grants to support the State/Local Internship Program, including $384,000 to the Luzerne/Schuylkill Workforce Development Board, according to State Senator David G. Argall.   [Read More]

Mar

03

2020

March 03, 2020

This month’s local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) focuses on the ongoing battle against blight and new strategies put forth to address this issue.   [Read More]

Feb

27

2020

February 27, 2020

Senator David G. Argall strongly condemned the Governor’s proposed cuts to the School Safety and Security Grant Program during a Senate Appropriations hearing on the Department of Education’s 2020-21 budget.   [Read More]

Feb

27

2020

February 27, 2020

The Pennsylvania Department of Education recently announced over $53 million in school safety grants, including grants to public schools in Berks County, according to Senator David G. Argall.   [Read More]

Feb

27

2020

February 27, 2020

The Pennsylvania Department of Education recently announced over $53 million in school safety grants, including grants to public schools in Schuylkill County, according to Senator David G. Argall.   [Read More]

Feb

20

2020

February 20, 2020

At today’s budget hearing for the Department of State, Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) expressed his concerns if Pennsylvania will be prepared for the 2020 elections.    [Read More]

Feb

10

2020

February 10, 2020

The Senate Majority Policy Committee will hold a public workshop with various stakeholders to discuss school property tax elimination. The public is invited to attend.   [Read More]

Feb

05

2020

February 05, 2020

The Senate today approved legislation creating First-Time Homebuyers Savings Accounts in Pennsylvania, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-29), who supported the measure.   [Read More]

Feb

04

2020

February 04, 2020

The new state budget proposal unveiled by Governor Tom Wolf on Tuesday contains a major flaw, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks).    [Read More]

Feb

03

2020

February 03, 2020

This month’s local TV program hosted by Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) focuses on the Senator’s annual “Senator for a Day” program for Berks County students.     [Read More]

Jan

30

2020

January 30, 2020

At the request of Senator John DiSanto (R-Dauphin/Perry), the Senate Majority Policy Committee will meet in Marysville in Perry County to review school property tax elimination efforts. This event will take place on Wednesday, February 12 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Marysville Lions Club.   [Read More]

Jan

28

2020

January 28, 2020

By a vote of 46 to 3, the Senate has passed bipartisan legislation to amend the state constitution to change how the lieutenant governor is selected in Pennsylvania, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks).   [Read More]

Jan

23

2020

January 23, 2020

The Senate Majority Policy Committee will hold a public hearing to discuss the implementation of recently passed election reforms. The public is invited to attend.   [Read More]

Jan

22

2020

January 22, 2020

A local farm in Jefferson Township will receive a state grant to expand its operations and provide a new product to consumers, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-29) and Representative Barry Jozwiak (R-5).   [Read More]

Jan

22

2020

January 22, 2020

A local farm in Albany Township will receive a state grant to boost its ability to produce a wide variety of dairy products, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-29) and Representative Jerry Knowles (R-125).   [Read More]

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]