News Releases

Feb

04

2020

February 04, 2020

The Senate will carefully study the $36.1 billion state General Fund budget for Fiscal Year 2020-21 unveiled by Governor Tom Wolf on Tuesday (February 4) before a joint session of the General Assembly, according to Senator Elder Vogel (R-47).   [Read More]

Jan

28

2020

January 28, 2020

Recognizing the major issues facing Pennsylvania’s firefighters, the Senate today (January 28) approved two bills based on recommendations made by a bi-partisan commission established to study emergency services across the Commonwealth, according to Senator Elder Vogel.   [Read More]

Jan

23

2020

January 23, 2020

The Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) awarded a $33,963 Pennsylvania Dairy Investment Program grant to help a Lawrence County dairy farm, according to Senator Elder Vogel.   [Read More]

Jan

23

2020

January 23, 2020

The Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) awarded $295,000 in Pennsylvania Dairy Investment Program grants to help dairy farmers, according to Senator Elder Vogel, Chairman of the Senate Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee.   [Read More]

Nov

12

2019

November 12, 2019

The Commonwealth Financing Authority today (November 12) awarded a $500,000 state Multimodal Transportation Funding grant in support of streetscape improvements included in the Monaca Gateway Project, according to Senator Elder Vogel.   [Read More]

Oct

30

2019

October 30, 2019

The Senate today (October 30) approved legislation introduced by Senator Elder Vogel (R-Beaver) aimed at promoting telemedicine in Pennsylvania as a way to overcome barriers to quality patient care created by distance and reduce the costs of those services.   Listen   [Read More]