Governor, lawmakers attend farming rally

Gov. Tom Corbett and U.S. Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson, R-Howard, led a farm rally at the Paul Dotterer and Sons dairy farm in Mill Hall.

Both Governor Corbett and Congressman Thompson said at the rally they strongly support Pennsylvania farmers, the state’s agriculture industry and agricultural education. Earlier in the day Corbett spoke at the Williamsport American Legion about the importance of having the best health care available for veterans.

Among the farm rally attendees were U.S. Rep. Tom Marino, R-Cogan Station; Dr. Grace Shu of the Governor’s Advisory Commission and former health care adviser to Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush; Dr. Jason Shu, former member of the state Board of Medicine; Bob Brobson, chairman of the Lycoming County Republican Committee; state Republican Committeewoman Janet VanDine; Bob VanDine, Archie Chen, and Jason Fitzgerald.