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Gene Yaw

State Senator,
Pennsylvania Senate District 23

Republican

The proof:

Gene sponsored a bill that effectively bans all dilation and evacuation abortions, which is the most common method after 14 weeks, and prohibits all abortions after 20 weeks. It includes an exception for cases with an irreversible health risk to the pregnant person.

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Take action

Tell Gene how important abortion rights are to you:

This legislator has made their anti-choice position clear. They intend to enact laws that would further limit access to abortion.

How to reach them:

Harrisburg
717 787 3280

Williamsport
570 322 6457

What to say:

Call your legislator to share how important abortion rights are to you. While you're on the phone, try to gain a deeper understanding of their exact position.

  • Introduce yourself, including your relation to the district.
  • Emphasize your role in the local community.
  • Explain why abortion rights are important to you.
  • Ask if they will commit to voting for any legislation that will protect the right to an abortion.
  • If they say no, ask which abortion restrictions they are pushing for.

Dive deeper:

The latest from Gene

Voted Yes on SB 106

Gene voted to pass a bill that proposes to amend the Pennsylvania Constitution to exclude any rights relating to abortion.

Jul 8, 2022

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Voted Yes on SB 956

Gene voted to pass a bill that proposes to amend the Pennsylvania Constitution to exclude any rights relating to abortion.

Jun 6, 2022

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Sponsored SB 21

Gene sponsored a bill that would prohibit abortions based on sex or potential diagnosis of Down syndrome.

Jan 20, 2021

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Voted Yes on HB 321

Gene voted to pass a bill that prohibits abortions because of the prenatal diagnosis of down syndrome.

Nov 20, 2019

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Voted Yes on SB 3

Gene voted to pass a bill that effectively bans all dilation and evacuation abortions, which is the most common method after 14 weeks, and prohibits all abortions after 20 weeks. It includes an exception for cases with an irreversible health risk to the pregnant person.

Feb 8, 2017

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Sponsored SB 3

Gene sponsored a bill that effectively bans all dilation and evacuation abortions, which is the most common method after 14 weeks, and prohibits all abortions after 20 weeks. It includes an exception for cases with an irreversible health risk to the pregnant person.

Feb 2, 2017

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