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Senator Yaw’s Response to Governor Wolf’s 2021-2022 Budget Plan

February 04, 2021
Senator Gene Yaw offers remarks following the Governor’s pre-recorded budget address.   [Read More]

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RGGI Letter Sent to IRRC Following Committee Vote

February 03, 2021
In a party-line vote, the state Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, chaired by Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), today approved sending a letter to the Independent Regulatory Review Commission (IRRC) urging its review of concerns expressed by numerous commentators, including those from organized labor leaders, business leaders and elected officials over the past year who have weighed in against the “CO2 Budget Trading Program,” proposed regulation – #7-559 (IRRC #3274).   [Read More]

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Public hearing on aviation issues

January 29, 2021
Center for Rural Pennsylvania | Thursday, February 4, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. | Virtual Participation |     [Read More]

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Meeting to Consider a Letter to IRRC disapproving of Reg #7-559 regarding Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI)

January 29, 2021
Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee | Wednesday, February 3, 2021 | Off the Floor | Senate Chamber (and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

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Exclusive with Sen. Yaw & PA Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding: Discussing the 2021 Virtual PA Farm Show

January 15, 2021
The 105th iteration of the Pennsylvania Farm Show is underway, according to Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).   [Read More]

Senator Yaw to Lead Environmental Resources & Energy Committee in 2021-2022 Session

January 13, 2021
State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) today was reappointed to serve as Chairman of the Pennsylvania Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee for the 2021-2022 Legislative Session. Listen   [Read More]

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Public Hearing: COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout in Rural Pennsylvania

January 08, 2021
The Center for Rural Pennsylvania Board of Directors, chaired by State Senator Gene Yaw, will hold a virtual public hearing on Wednesday, January 13, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., on the COVID-19 vaccines and how they will be distributed throughout rural Pennsylvania.   Watch Live   [Read More]

Sen. Yaw: Senate Panel Discusses PA Dog Law, Animal Welfare Issues During Capitol Hearing

October 21, 2020
The Pennsylvania Senate Judiciary Committee today heard testimony from a Bradford County licensed breeder, a veterinarian, a pet store owner, Humane Society representatives and state officials supporting and opposing legislation presently under consideration in the Legislature. Listen   [Read More]

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Hearing to discuss a proposed rulemaking: Water Quality Standards for Manganese and Implementation (#7-553)

September 04, 2020
Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee | September 9 |     [Read More]

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Voting meeting on SB950, SB 1173, HB1737, HB1808 and HB2025

September 02, 2020
Senate Environmental Resources and Energy | Thursday, September 3, 2020 at 11:30 (Senate Chamber and Remote Participation) |     [Read More]

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The Lose – Lose Reality of RGGI

August 28, 2020
Senator Gene Yaw talks with Shawn Steffee, Business Agent for the Boilermakers Local 154 during a rally opposing Pennsylvania’s participation in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI).   [Read More]