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This month, Senator Yudichak discusses new development in Greater Hazleton.

Yudichak Veterans’ Bill Becomes Law

Wilkes-Barre, August 17, 2016 – State Sen. John Yudichak’s legislation exempting nonprofit veterans’ organizations from the realty transfer tax has been signed into law.

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Yudichak Comments on DBI Sale to Sterling Partners

Hazleton, August 5, 2016 – State Sen. John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) issued the following the statement on the sale of Hazleton based DBI Services to Sterling Partners of Chicago. “I welcome Sterling Partners to northeastern Pennsylvania, and I look forward to…

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Yudichak Lauds Business Investment Bill in Budget Package

Wilkes-Barre, July 15, 2016 – Calling it a good way to boost the state’s economic growth, State Senator John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) today praised an item in the new budget that makes state grant and loan dollars available for shovel-ready business…

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Latest Audio

August 11, 2016: The state legislature’s After School Caucus, of which Senator Yudichak is co-chair, yesterday toured the SHINE Program at the Carbon County Career & Technical Institute in Jim Thorpe.  Senator Yudichak talks about the importance of the program and its impact on educating our students for careers in the 21st century.

August 5, 2016: Pennsylvania Moment: Senator Yudichak reminds drivers to watch out for highway workers, police and emergency personnel who may be on the shoulder of the road.

July 14, 2016: The Luzerne County Legislative Delegation is proud to announce that the new state budget invests $400,000 in state funding in the SHINE After School Program of Luzerne County at Wilkes University.  Here’s more with Senator Yudichak who says the money will be used to expand the academic program into additional school districts in Luzerne County.