Amid skyrocketing illegal immigration numbers and as children from U.S./Mexico border detention centers begin arriving in Pennsylvania, U.S. Rep. Fred Keller said he wanted to “see first hand what is happening.”
Sen Gene Yaw
Yaw was elected to the state Senate in 2008. He is currently chairman of the Environmental Resources and Energy committee and is chair of the Center for Rural Pennsylvania. Yaw was Lycoming County solicitor for 17 years.
Yaw was in the U.S. Army as an artillery officer, doing a tour of overseas duty. He lives in Loyalsock Township with his wife, Ann. He has two children and two grandchildren.
PA State News
Harrisburg, Pa. -- State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) has introduced legislation called the Solar Environmental Justice Act to prohibit tax dollars or tax credits from being used to purchase solar panels and related equipment that were manufactured or assembled outside of the U.S.
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