Arthur and Miriam Argall
Tamaqua Area High School, 1976;
Lycoming College, B.A., Political Science and International Studies, 1980;
Pennsylvania State University, M.A., American Studies, 1993;
Ph.D, Public Administration, 2006.
prime sponsor of legislation creating the Waste Tire Recycling and Small Business and Household Pollution Prevention Act, which has led to the clean-up of nearly 24 million tires from waste sites across the Commonwealth; recipient of awards from Schuylkill River Greenway Association; Pennsylvania Resources Council; Pennsylvania Recreation and Parks Society; Preservation Pennsylvania; Pennslyvania Historical and Museum Commission; and Pennsylvania Economic Development Association; Member House of Representatives 1985 to March 17, 2009; Member of Senate March 17, 2009 to date.