News Releases

Aug

15

2019

August 15, 2019

Senator Elder Vogel (R-47) and his family were honored today by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Century Farm Program for continuing to operate a family farm on the same land for more than 100 years.   [Read More]

Aug

14

2019

August 14, 2019

Members of the Senate and House Agriculture Committees highlighted advances in animal health and biosecurity during a public hearing today that was held in conjunction with Penn State’s Ag Progress Days 2019.   [Read More]

Aug

09

2019

August 09, 2019

Senator Elder Vogel (R-47) issued the following statement in response to First Energy’s announced closure of the Bruce Mansfield power plant in Shippingport, Beaver County.   [Read More]

Aug

01

2019

August 01, 2019

Four local projects were awarded state Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) grants totaling $3 million today (August 1), according to Senator Elder Vogel.   [Read More]

Jul

22

2019

July 22, 2019

America is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing and to honor the Apollo 11 anniversary NASA has landed in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania at Cherry Crest Adventure Farms with a special interactive exhibit The Chairman of the State Senate Agriculture Committee Senator Elder Vogel toured the premiere agri-tourism site and met up with some NASA officials to discuss how NASA technology benefits the Agriculture industry.     [Read More]

Jul

17

2019

July 17, 2019

The New Castle Sanitation Authority was today (July 17) awarded $32 million in financing from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) for major upgrades to its wastewater treatment plant, according to Senator Elder Vogel (R-47).   [Read More]