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).

Tobash and Congressman to Tour Local Technical Education and Career Facilities

Sep. 17, 2018 /

WHAT: Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) and U.S. Congressman Glenn “GT” Thompson (R-5) will lead a tour of the technical education and career opportunities that are available in Schuylkill County. Thompson, co-chairman of the Congressional Career and Technical Education Caucus, and Tobash, chairman of the state House Subcommittee on Technical Education and Career Readiness, will also discuss important legislation that will strengthen the economy and job force.

Concealed Carry Seminar Scheduled for March 8, Tobash Says

Feb. 12, 2018 /

WILLIAMSTOWN – In an effort to provide information about Pennsylvania’s concealed carry laws and the Castle Doctrine, Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) will host a Concealed Carry Seminar on Thursday, March 8, from 6-9 p.m. The event will be held at the Sacramento Community Fire Company, located at 2206 E. Main St. in Sacramento.

Goodman, Tobash, and Argall announce grant funding for Pottsville

Jan. 04, 2018 /

HARRISBURG, January 4 – Representatives Neal P. Goodman (D-Schuylkill) and Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) and Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) today announced funding to re-establish a façade improvement program in the City of Pottsville.

Argall, Tobash announce flood control grant for Pine Grove

Dec. 13, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Representative Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) announced two Department of Environmental Protection Growing Greener grants today that will support flood control in the Swatara Creek Watershed in Tremont Township and Pine Grove Borough.

Tobash’s 2017 Senior Expo to be Held on Sept. 8 in Pine Grove

Aug. 14, 2017 /

SCHUYLKILL HAVEN – Residents ages 55 and older in the 125th District are invited to attend Rep. Mike Tobash’s (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) fourth annual Senior Expo on Friday, Sept. 8, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Pine Grove Hose Hook and Ladder, located at 1 Orchard St., in Pine Grove. More than 40 vendors are expected.

2017-18 State Budget Helps Create a Brighter Future, Tobash Says

Jun. 30, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) voted in favor of the state spending plan for fiscal year 2017-18 on Friday. The budget seeks to spend $31.9 billion, a cost-effective plan which grows spending over last year to 0.2 percent. After the vote, Tobash made the following statement:

Public Invited to Pottsville Revitalization Meeting on June 15

Jun. 07, 2017 /

WHAT: Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) has been working with his area colleagues to organize and invite the public to the Pottsville Revitalization Public Meeting to present an update about the Pottsville Area Development Corporation, Pottsville Business Association and the City of Pottsville, in relation to revitalization efforts planned for downtown. The public is invited to share thoughts about local attractions, restaurants, hotel and businesses which could create additional jobs, generate revenue and improve property values in the community. PA Industrial Development Authority Executive Director Jared Lucas will be providing information about financing programs to current and prospective small business owners in attendance.