The Times Leader is reporting that the Republican State Committee has selected their nominee to fill the vacancy in the 29th Senatorial District. The selected nominee will be Republican State Representative David Argall.
The Democratic State Committee has still not announced their selection.
The Special Election will be held March 3rd, 2009. The district covers all of Schuylkill County and parts of Berks, Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe, and Northampton Counties.