Elder Vogel

Type: Person
Name: Elder Vogel
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Bill Could Overhaul State Horse Racing Industry

Special series: This week we're exploring legislative action taken recently in Harrisburg on important bills that were overshadowed by the passage of the state budget.The Pennsylvania House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee is considering a Senate ... [Published 90.5 WESA - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Veterans' Outreach Van to be in Rochester on Thursday

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. ROCHESTER -- Veterans and their family members in need of guidance about the assistance they can receive from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs can visit the Rochester VFW on ... [Published Beaver County Times - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Pennsylvania Senate passes race horse industry bill

Press releaseThe Senate today (June 27) unanimously approved legislation introduced by Sen. Elder Vogel that makes substantial regulatory changes necessary to protect and bolster Pennsylvania's horse racing industry.Senate Bill 1188 now goes to the House ... [Published Lancaster Farming - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

Vogel bill would direct realty taxes to housing assistance trust fund

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. | HARRISBURG — The state Senate’s Urban Affairs and Housing Committee passed legislation Wednesday to increase state support for affordable housing and other assistance.Senate Bill 1380 ... [Published Beaver County Times - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 16 2014 - 1 reports

John K. Manna: Legislative cuts considered

NEW CASTLE —There is some momentum in Harrisburg to reduce the size of the Pennsylvania Legislature.Although there has been talk for years about eliminating House and Senate districts, the idea has not progressed very far in the Legislature. However, ... [Published New Castle News - Jun 16 2014]
First reported Jun 03 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 1 reports

Vogel bill to shrink Legislature faces amendment

NEW CASTLE —A state Senate committee is expected to consider two bills that would reduce the size of the Legislature.One of the measures to be considered by the State Government Committee today is an amendment to a bill introduced by state Sen. Elder ... [Published New Castle News - Jun 03 2014]
First reported May 27 2014 - Updated May 27 2014 - 1 reports

Freedom Road to get $81 million makeover

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. | NEW SEWICKLEY TWP. -- A transportation project that's been on many Beaver County officials' and motorists' wish lists for 40 years is soon to be a reality, a bevy of elected officials ... [Published Beaver County Times - May 27 2014]
First reported May 13 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 1 reports

State grants to help with area recycling programs

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. HARRISBURG -- State grants are being awarded to area municipalities to help improve recycling efforts, Sen. Elder Vogel Jr., R-47, New Sewickley Township, announced last week. ... [Published Beaver County Times - May 13 2014]
First reported May 11 2014 - Updated May 11 2014 - 1 reports

Retired farmer crossing country in tractor for wounded service members

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. NEW SEWICKLEY TWP. -- A man crossing the country by tractor will stop at a state senator’s family farm at 1 p.m. Sunday.State Sen. Elder Vogel Jr. R-47, New Sewickley Township, will ... [Published Beaver County Times - May 11 2014]
First reported May 08 2014 - Updated May 08 2014 - 1 reports

Legislators pass measure to end summer gas 'tax' for southwestern Pennsylvania

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. | HARRISBURG -- Southwestern Pennsylvania drivers see gas prices rise in the summer, but certain regulatory requirements that cause the spike could end next year.The changes would eliminate ... [Published Beaver County Times - May 08 2014]
First reported Apr 29 2014 - Updated Apr 29 2014 - 1 reports

Vogel bill would increase school bus length limits

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. HARRISBURG -- The state Senate passed a bill Monday that extends the permitted length of school buses from 40 feet to 45 feet, according to a Senate spokesman.Current state law limits ... [Published Beaver County Times - Apr 29 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 24 2014 - 1 reports

Vogel and AARP hosting consumer education seminar

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. CENTER TWP. -- State Sen. Elder Vogel Jr., R-47, New Sewickley Township, announced Tuesday he has teamed up with AARP to provide a free consumer education seminar for local resident ... [Published Beaver County Times - Apr 23 2014]
Entities: Elder Vogel, AARP, Education

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...the Race Horse Industry Reform Act into the 21st Century," said Senator Vogel, chairman of the Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee. "the act, which sets the parameters and guidelines for the oversight of the racing industries in pennsylvania, has not been updated in over 20 years despite drastic changes in the way the industry is funded, raced and regulated."
"Jim will be a great asset on the Milk Marketing Board," added state SenatorSenator Elder Vogel, chairman of the committee. "as a dairy farmer, who is transitioning his operation to the next generation, jim has the experience necessary to make policy decisions for the future of dairy in pennsylvania."
"The economic benefits are going to be huge," Vogel said. "i see this as being the gateway to opening this end of the valley to future development."
"if jim's bill is the way the conversation gets started then that's the way it gets started" Vogel said

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Bill Could Overhaul State Horse Racing Industry [Published 90.5 WESA - Jul 08 2014]
Veterans' Outreach Van to be in Rochester on Th... [Published Beaver County Times - Jul 04 2014]
Pennsylvania Senate passes race horse industry ... [Published Lancaster Farming - Jun 27 2014]
Vogel bill would direct realty taxes to housing... [Published Beaver County Times - Jun 19 2014]
John K. Manna: Legislative cuts considered [Published New Castle News - Jun 16 2014]
Van Blarcom nomination approved by Senate Agric... [Published Daily and Sunday Review - Jun 11 2014]
Van Blarcom nomination hearing set for today [Published Daily and Sunday Review - Jun 10 2014]
What's on tap in the state House on Monday [Published PennLive.com - Jun 09 2014]
When studying flutters: a doctoral student rese... [Published Beaver County Times - Jun 09 2014]
D-Day ceremony brings veterans together in Beaver [Published Beaver County Times - Jun 06 2014]
Vogel bill to shrink Legislature faces amendment [Published New Castle News - Jun 03 2014]
Freedom Road to get $81 million makeover [Published Beaver County Times - May 27 2014]
State grants to help with area recycling programs [Published Beaver County Times - May 13 2014]
Retired farmer crossing country in tractor for ... [Published Beaver County Times - May 11 2014]
Legislators pass measure to end summer gas 'tax... [Published Beaver County Times - May 08 2014]
Vogel bill would increase school bus length limits [Published Beaver County Times - Apr 29 2014]
Beaver, Lawrence counties receive grants [Published Beaver County Times - Apr 25 2014]
Vogel and AARP hosting consumer education seminar [Published Beaver County Times - Apr 23 2014]
Pa. lawmakers ponder legalizing online gambling [Published Beaver County Times - Apr 08 2014]
Christiana bill would alter cyber school fundin... [Published Beaver County Times - Apr 06 2014]
Vogel farm-vehicle billl goes to House [Published Beaver County Times - Apr 04 2014]
Go north for gas, pay less per gallon [Published Beaver County Times - Mar 23 2014]
Bill would shift horse testing costs to owners [Published New Castle News - Mar 21 2014]
Hilcorp seeks to force drilling on reluctant la... [Published New Castle News - Mar 14 2014]
Legislative races not drawing a crowd [Published Beaver County Times - Mar 12 2014]
Meals on Wheels seeking pet food donations [Published Beaver County Times - Mar 06 2014]
Area districts get school safety grants [Published Beaver County Times - Mar 05 2014]
Toomey’s staff to hold local casework event [Published New Castle News - Mar 03 2014]
Local rail projects receive state aid [Published Beaver County Times - Feb 26 2014]
Districts awarded Safe Schools grants [Published New Castle News - Feb 25 2014]
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