Hickernell Announces Retirement from House of Representatives
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dave Hickernell (R-Lancaster/Dauphin) today announced he will serve out his current term and not seek reelection to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

“After much thought and consideration, I have decided not to seek reelection to the PA House of Representatives in 2022,” Hickernell said. 

“It has been an incredible honor to serve the citizens of the 98th District for the past 19 years and I look forward to continuing to represent my constituents for the remainder of this term, which will officially end on Nov. 30, 2022.  

“The support and encouragement I have received from so many is greatly appreciated and incredibly humbling. I am thankful for the confidence placed in me by my friends and neighbors over the years.”

Hickernell is currently chairman of the House Professional Licensure Committee. Prior to that he served as chairman of the House Education Committee and the House Tourism and Recreational Development Committee. 

The 98th Legislative District includes, Conoy, East Donegal, Londonderry, West Donegal, and West Hempfield townships; and Columbia Elizabethtown, Marietta, and Mount Joy boroughs.

Representative Dave Hickernell
98th District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives

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