Press Releases

Jun

16

2018

June 16, 2018

Jun

12

2018

June 12, 2018

Legislation requiring medical professionals to adhere to strict guidelines when prescribing opioid medications was unanimously approved by the state Senate today, according to Senator Gene Yaw (R-23), prime sponsor of the bill.   [Read More]

Jun

12

2018

June 12, 2018

Senator Gene Yaw discusses Senate action on Senate Bill 22, redistricting reform legislation that would establish an independent commission of citizens who will be tasked with creating legislative and Congressional districts.   [Read More]

Jun

12

2018

June 12, 2018

The state Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee today approved six measures, including legislation that will provide compensation for landowners in the Delaware River Basin who are in jeopardy of losing valuable property rights to a pending ban on natural gas drilling, according to Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), Committee Chairman.     [Read More]

Jun

12

2018

June 12, 2018

Jun

11

2018

June 11, 2018

Public Policy and Best Practices for Reducing Opioid Harm | June 6, 2018 | 14 East Wing, State Capitol Building   [Read More]

Jun

11

2018

June 11, 2018

Three state grants will help promote literacy programs and new learning opportunities for adults in northcentral and northeastern Pennsylvania, according to state Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).   [Read More]

Jun

11

2018

June 11, 2018

The Property Tax/Rent Rebate program deadline for older adults and residents with disabilities to apply for rebates of rent and property taxes paid in 2017 has been extended to December 31, 2018, according to state Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).   [Read More]

Jun

08

2018

June 08, 2018

Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee | June 12, 2018 | Room 8E-B |     [Read More]

Jun

05

2018

June 05, 2018

Jun

04

2018

June 04, 2018

The state Senate today unanimously approved a resolution designating the week of June 3rd through June 9th as “Chesapeake Bay Awareness Week” in Pennsylvania, according to Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23). Listen   [Read More]

Jun

04

2018

June 04, 2018