Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1985 Representative 124 Republican
1986 Representative 124 Republican
1987 Representative 124 Republican
1988 Representative 124 Republican
1989 Representative 124 Republican
1990 Representative 124 Republican
1991 Representative 124 Republican
1992 Representative 124 Republican
1993 Representative 124 Republican
1994 Representative 124 Republican
1995 Representative 124 Republican
1996 Representative 124 Republican
1997 Representative 124 Republican
1998 Representative 124 Republican
1999 Representative 124 Republican
2000 Representative 124 Republican
2001 Representative Majority Appropriations Committee Chairman, Majority Caucus Chairman 124 Republican
2002 Representative Majority Appropriations Committee Chairman, Majority Caucus Chairman 124 Republican
2003 Representative Majority Appropriations Committee Chairman 124 Republican
2004 Representative Majority Appropriations Committee Chairman 124 Republican
2005 Representative Majority Whip 124 Republican
2006 Representative Majority Whip 124 Republican
2007 Representative Minority Whip 124 Republican
2008 Representative Minority Whip 124 Republican
2009 Representative 124 Republican
Counties Berks, Lehigh, Schuylkill

Biography

11/21/1958 -


Lehigh and Schuylkill Counties (1985-1992), Berks and Schuylkill Counties (1993-2009)


ARGALL, David G., a Representative from Berks, Lehigh and Schuylkill Counties; born in West Chester, Chester County, Pa., November 21, 1958; graduated, Tamaqua Area High School, 1976; B.A., political science/international studies, Lycoming College, 1980; M.A., American Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, 1993; Ph.D., public administration, The Pennsylvania State University, 2006; staff assistant, Pennsylvania State Representative William Klingaman, Sr.; research analyst, Republican Caucus, Pennsylvania House of Representatives; part-time instructor, The Pennsylvania State University; chair, Schuylkill County Young Republicans; member, Schuylkill County Republican Executive Committee; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to the 1985 term and served 12 consecutive terms thereafter; elected, Majority Caucus Chair (2001-April 11, 2002); elected, Majority Appropriations Committee Chair (April 11, 2002-2004); elected, Majority Whip (2005-2006); elected, Minority Whip (2007-2008); appointed, Select Committee to Investigate the Divestiture of State General Hospitals (1990); appointed, Joint Legislative Conservation Committee (1991-2002, 2009-present; chair, 1997-2000); appointed, Joint State Government Commission (2001-2002, 2005-2008); appointed, Speaker's Commission on Legislative Reform (2007); resigned from the House, March 17, 2009; elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (March 3, 2009-present); unsuccessful campaign, United States Congress (2010).