Press Releases

Apr

05

2019

April 05, 2019

WHAT:  State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) and members of the Pennsylvania state Senate will recognize Loyalsock Twp. High School Athletic Director and Head Men’s Basketball Coach Ron “CI” Insinger on capturing over 1,000 career coaching wins.   WHO:    Senator Gene Yaw Ron Insinger & Family Jeff Everett – Assistant Coach Jerry McLaughlin – Loyalsock […]   [Read More]

Apr

02

2019

April 02, 2019

State Senator Judy Ward (R-30) and Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) will soon introduce legislation exempting milk haulers from travel bans imposed during a declaration of disaster emergency.   [Read More]

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) and state Rep. Jeff Wheeland (R-83) today announced that they have secured a $621,416 grant through the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) to fund streetscape and pedestrian safety improvements along East 4th Street in the City of Williamsport, Lycoming County.   [Read More]

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) today announced that he has secured a $251,000 grant through the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) to help fund the resurfacing of Shirk Road in Hartleton Borough, Union County.   [Read More]

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

Sayre Borough today has been awarded a $171,566 state grant from the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) Multimodal Transportation Fund Program to support Phase II of the Diahoga Trail Project, according to state Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).   [Read More]

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) today applauded a Sullivan County farm on receiving the first grant from a new state program aimed at improving the production, processing and distribution of dairy products throughout the state.   [Read More]

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

The Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) today awarded a $1 million state grant to Leatherstocking Gas Company, LLC for a pipeline project extending natural gas into Wyalusing Borough, Bradford County, according to state Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).   [Read More]

Mar

21

2019

March 21, 2019

A measure that would strip taxpayer-funded pensions from public employees and lawmakers who commit job-related felonies received final approval in the Senate today, according to state Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) who supported the measure.   [Read More]

Mar

15

2019

March 15, 2019

Legislation separating sports playoffs between traditional public schools (boundary schools) and private, parochial and charter schools (non-boundary schools) will soon be introduced in the Pennsylvania state Senate, according to Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).   [Read More]

Mar

15

2019

March 15, 2019

Mar

14

2019

March 14, 2019

te Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) today announced that he will serve as Senate Co-Chair for the Pennsylvania Public Television Caucus during the 2019-2020 Session.  Senator Yaw will serve along-side Senate Minority Leader Jay Costa (D-43) and state Representative Dan Frankel (D-23).   [Read More]

Mar

14

2019

March 14, 2019

In the second program in an award-winning series, Pennsylvania's Public Media networks will focus on children and families in "Battling Opioids: Part 2," airing statewide at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 11.   [Read More]