News Releases

Feb

05

2021

February 05, 2021

 

The Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee approved a letter to the Independent Regulatory Review Commission (IRRC) on Wednesday (February3) formally opposing Regulation #7-559 to have Pennsylvania join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), according to Senator Elder Vogel, who serves on the committee. Listen   [Read More]

Feb

03

2021

February 03, 2021

 

Senator Elder Vogel today raised serious concerns about the Governor’s proposal to raise income taxes, increase state spending and slash Pennsylvania’s support for agricultural programs.   [Read More]

Feb

03

2021

February 03, 2021

 

The Senate Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee today approved two bills, according to Committee Chairman Senator Elder Vogel. Listen   [Read More]

Feb

01

2021

February 01, 2021

The Senate Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee will consider two bills at a meeting set for 10:45 a.m., Wednesday (February 3) in the Senate Chamber, according to Committee Chairman Senator Elder Vogel.   [Read More]

Jan

27

2021

January 27, 2021

The Senate approved a bill today that would strengthen penalties against individuals charged with possession of child pornography, according to Senator Elder Vogel, who supported the legislation. Senate Bill 87 would boost penalties in cases of child pornography in which the child is under the age of 10 or is prepubescent. This includes penalties for […]   [Read More]

Jan

27

2021

January 27, 2021

The Senate is poised to approve a comprehensive $912 million relief package to help restaurants, schools, employers, and tenants impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Senator Elder Vogel, who supported the bill in the Senate and on Tuesday when it came before the Senate Appropriations Committee for consideration.   [Read More]