Northcentralpa.com spoke to Joe Hamm and David Hines, two Republican candidates for the nomination in the 84th House of Representatives district. Rep. Garth Everett is retiring after a long career, leaving the seat up for grabs.
Mike Dincher - Republican
A college professor, Dincher is a llife-long resident of Lycoming County. He’s married for 42 years to Maureen Dincher with four children and ten grandchildren.
Degrees in Forestry, Biology, and Education and has worked as a machinist, welder, non-deductive tester for nuclear energy, logger, garbage man, grocery clerk, and teacher.
For the past 28 years he has been teaching as a professor and operating a landscaping and tree care business.
84th Legislative District News
Constituents' in-person access to services and information from government representatives may be restricted, but access is still available via phone and internet.
Williamsport – State Reps. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming/Union) and Jeff Wheeland (R-Lycoming) have canceled their Gun Law Seminar until further notice due to public health concerns and guidelines concerning the coronavirus, also referred to as COVID-19. The event was scheduled for Thursday, Mar…
PA State News
Harrisburg, Pa. – AARP Pennsylvania published survey results showing that Pennsylvania voters aged 50-plus are not a lock for either presidential candidate. Instead, the poll revealed older voters are voting according to which candidate expresses support for Social Security and Medicare.
Harrisburg, Pa. – Yesterday, Governor Tom Wolf vetoed House Bill 2787, which would have mandated that school fall activities be under the sole jurisdiction of local school districts.
Harrisburg, Pa. – Representative Clint Owlett (R - Tioga/Bradford/Potter) recently created a bill that would amend Pennsylvania's 2002 Religious Freedom Protection Act to exempt houses of worship from being shut down during emergency declarations. The Act bill was approved by the House this …