News Releases

Feb

07

2017

February 07, 2017

“It is encouraging to hear a budget address that does not include calls for massive increases in broad-based tax increases.     [Read More]

Jan

25

2017

January 25, 2017

The New Castle Sanitation Authority was today (January 25) awarded an $11 million low-interest loan from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) to provide sewage service in Shenango Township, according to Senator Elder Vogel (R-47).   [Read More]

Jan

20

2017

January 20, 2017

Senator Elder Vogel Jr. will serve on six Senate Standing Committees for the 2017-18 Legislative Session.   [Read More]

Jan

03

2017

January 03, 2017

Senator Elder Vogel Jr. took his oath of office and was sworn-in as Senator for the 47th Senate District today (January 3) at the State Capitol.   [Read More]

Dec

29

2016

December 29, 2016

Senator Elder Vogel Jr. was reappointed today by Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati to serve as Chairman of the Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee. The Committee is the Senate’s authority on all legislation involving agriculture and provides review and oversight of regulations proposed by the PA Department of Agriculture. Additionally, issues involving food...   [Read More]

Dec

16

2016

December 16, 2016

Seven recreation projects were recently awarded Community Conservation Partnership Program (C2P2) grants totaling over $1 million according to Senator Elder Vogel Jr. (R-47).   [Read More]