Catharine Young Southern Tier public schools looking to spread 3% increase in state aid By Mike Desmond • Apr 16, 2018 Sen. Catherine Young The state budget process can be very complicated and the higher ranked a legislator is, the better that legislator's district can wind up when the final budget is adopted. 'Statewide fix' to sexual harassment introduced By Associated Press • Mar 6, 2018 Sen. Catharine Young There is a new proposal to overhaul government sexual harassment policies in New York State. The Senate's Republican majority Tuesday announced the measure, sponsored by Olean Republican Catharine Young. Nail salon drying lamps would be regulated, as Olean Senator's bill passes By Associated Press • Mar 6, 2018 National Public Radio Nail salon drying lamps help achieve a flawless manicure finish, but they would be regulated under a bill passed by New York's state Senate. Governor urged to sign voyeurism bill By Mike Desmond • Aug 16, 2017 National Public Radio Imagine discovering a convicted sex offender video recording your children from the next yard. That is a crime, right? Not in New York State. Listen Listening... / 1:19 WBFO's Mike Desmond reports Stricter penalties sought against those who injure police animals By Associated Press • May 15, 2017 Jamestown Police Department A Southern Tier lawmaker wants harsher penalties for causing harm to police animals.