Governor Moves Dauphin, Schuylkill Counties to ‘Yellow Phase,’ Says Tobash

May. 22, 2020 /

SCHUYLKILL HAVEN – Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Dauphin/Schuylkill) is in support of the decision by Gov. Tom Wolf to move Dauphin and Schuylkill counties from the “red” phase to the “yellow” phase. Tobash released the following statement regarding the governor’s plan to reopen the counties on May 29.

Schuylkill County Delegation Issues Statement On Remaining ‘Red’

May. 13, 2020 /

TAMAQUA, Schuylkill County – In response to the Schuylkill County Commissioner’s decision to withdraw their support from a letter sent to Gov. Tom Wolf on Saturday, May 9, concerning the county moving from the “red phase” to the “yellow phase,” Sen. Dave Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Reps. Jerry Knowles (R-Schuylkill/Berks/Carbon) and Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) released the following statement:

Tobash Won’t Seek Another Term

Jan. 21, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – After serving the constituents of the 125th District for five terms, Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) today released the following statement regarding his intention to not seek re-election:

Tobash Applauds Tightened Work Requirements for Food Stamps

Dec. 05, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) today voiced strong support for a U.S Department of Agriculture (USDA) finalized rule that will strengthen work requirements for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients. It would build on a Tobash proposal pending in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

Tobash to Host Sixth Annual Senior Expo Sept. 6

Aug. 22, 2019 /

SCHUYLKILL HAVEN – More than 35 exhibitors have registered to participate in Rep. Mike Tobash’s (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) sixth annual Senior Expo, set for Friday, Sept. 6, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pine Grove Hose Hook and Ladder Fire Company.

Tobash Opposes Location for Compressor Station in Schuylkill County

Aug. 02, 2019 /

SCHUYLKILL HAVEN – Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) and Hegins Township supervisors voiced their opposition to the proposed site of a 31,000-horsepower natural gas compressor station, which is needed to complete the Leidy South Project in Schuylkill County.

House Passes Tobash’s Career and Technical Education Investment Incentive Program

Mar. 19, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation authored by Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) to establish the Career and Technical Education Investment Incentive Program was overwhelmingly approved by the House of Representatives and now heads to the Senate for consideration. Tobash’s bill is part of the latest bipartisan Career and Technical Education (CTE) (#GoodJobs4PA) legislative package.

New Law Allows Use of Leashed Dogs to Track Deer

Feb. 01, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Funding for the design portion of the Hegins-Hubley Authority’s sanitary sewer project was approved Wednesday by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST), according to Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) and Sen. David Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks).

Tobash Announces House Committee Appointments for 2019-20

Jan. 18, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) today announced that he has been appointed to serve on the House Education, Game and Fisheries, Insurance and Liquor Control committees for the 2019-20 legislative session. Tobash was sworn into office for a fifth term in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Jan. 1.

Tobash, Torsella to Discuss Recommendations for State’s Public Pension Plans

Dec. 19, 2018 /

WHAT: Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin), chairman of the Public Pension Management and Asset Investment Review Commission, and Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella will announce the findings of the commission’s report which contains recommendations to further improve the transparency of investment expenses and returns of the Public School Employees’ Retirement System (PSERS) and the Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System (SERS).