Former Rep. Mark Hargrove's News & Media


A town-hall meeting hosted by 47th Legislative District lawmakers in Covington topped the three-hour mark Saturday as more than 100 people assembled to discuss everything from education to health care to...

Feb. 24, 2012

Sen. Joe Fain and Reps. Pat Sullivan and Mark Hargrove will host an in-person town hall meeting on Saturday, Feb. 18, at Cutter’s Point Coffee in Covington. The meeting will begin...

Feb. 11, 2012

Since 2006, House Republicans have introduced legislation that would require budget writers to fund education with the first dollar, not the last. I believe this is critical to ensuring K-12 basic...

Feb. 9, 2012

Searching for a solution to stop budget writers from treating K-12 basic education the same as other state programs and ensure the Legislature complies with the state constitution by making education...

Jan. 31, 2012

Rep. Mark Hargrove, R-Covington, will host a district wide telephone town hall meeting on Jan. 17 at 6:30 p.m. Constituents are invited to call in to ask questions and listen to...

Jan. 10, 2012

With the 2011 second special session wrapped up for the holidays, Rep. Mark Hargrove believes budget leaders in the majority party could have done more to address the spending gap created...

Dec. 22, 2011

As part of his ongoing effort to connect to constituents and listen to their ideas and concerns, Rep. Mark Hargrove will be at Cutter’s Point Coffee this Saturday, July 30, from...

July 28, 2011

In addition to scheduling in-person meetings around the 47th Legislative District, Rep. Mark Hargrove will hold an hour-long telephone town hall meeting on Wednesday, June 8 at 6:30 p.m.

June 1, 2011

After a 103-day regular legislative session and a 30-day special session, the House of Representatives approved a record high $32.2 billion operating budget for the 2011-13 biennium. Rep. Mark Hargrove, R-Covington,...

May 26, 2011

Adding to the momentum of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs, Rep. Mark Hargrove’s legislation to allow schools and groups of schools to create Innovation Schools and Innovation Zones within...

May 6, 2011