Committee News

Apr

26

2019

April 26, 2019

State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) and Sen. John Yudichak (D-14) along with Rep. Carl Metzgar (R-69) and Rep. Pam Snyder (D-50) today announced that they will serve as Co-Chair’s for the Legislative Coal Caucus during the 2019-2020 Session.    [Read More]

Nov

16

2015

November 16, 2015

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) “Clean Power Plan” will be discussed during a joint hearing of the House and Senate Coal Caucuses on Tuesday.   [Read More]

Jun

03

2015

June 03, 2015

POTTSVILLE – A Senate committee will hold a public hearing in Pottsville on June 11 to receive an update on current economic conditions as well as state and federal regulations affecting the anthracite coal industry and coal-refuse fired alternative energy plants, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks).   [Read More]

Mar

10

2015

March 10, 2015

Jan

28

2015

January 28, 2015

State Senators Gene Yaw (R-23) and John Wozniak (D-35) today were nominated by their colleagues to co-chair the Senate ‘Coal Caucus,’ a bipartisan, legislative committee emphasizing the continued importance of coal and coal-driven technologies in the state.   [Read More]

Sep

25

2013

September 25, 2013

State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) today joined Senators from across the Commonwealth in the formation of a Senate ‘Coal Caucus’, a bipartisan committee emphasizing the continued importance of coal and coal-driven technologies in the Commonwealth.   [Read More]

Oct

16

2012

October 16, 2012

HARRISBURG – State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) today joined representatives from Pennsylvania's coal industry to call attention to President Barack Obama's anti-coal energy policies.   [Read More]