Major Economic Development and Job Growth Opportunities in Jeopardy, Says Kaufer, Yudichak
WHAT: With Gov. Tom Wolf threatening to veto legislation (House Bill 1100) seeking to establish an Energy and Fertilizer Manufacturing Tax Credit in the Commonwealth, Sen. John Yudichak (I-Carbon/Luzerne) and Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne), the bill’s sponsor, will be hosting a rally to highlight the benefits of this tax credit as well as voice the overwhelming support this legislation has gained across the Commonwealth.

WHO: Scheduled Speakers include: Yudichak; Kaufer; Tony Seiwell, business manager for LIUNA Eastern District Council; Warren Faust, president, Northeastern PA Building and Construction Trades Council; Dave Taylor, president/CEO, Pennsylvania Manufacturers’ Association; George Stark, director of External Affairs, Cabot Oil & Gas; and John Augustine, president/CEO Penn’s Northeast.

WHEN: Tuesday, March 10, at 4:30 p.m.

**Please note: Legislators and local business leaders will be available for one-on-one interviews at Genetti’s prior to the 4:30 p.m. rally. Print interviews will be from 3:30-4 p.m. and TV reporter interviews will be from 4-4:30 p.m. Please contact Carly Simpson at 717-787-7105 or if you plan to attend those. **

WHERE: Best Western Plus/Genetti’s Hotel and Conference Center, 77 E. Market St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701

Media contact: Abby Krueger, 717.260.6617,