This week on the PLS Rundown, discussion focuses on state liquor store privatization, the state budget and legislation discussed in various committee meetings and hearings. Watch tonight at 6pm, and Sunday at 4pm.
(VIDEO) This week on Journalists Roundtable, we travel to Pittsburgh to talk about next week’s mayoral primary election. James O’Toole and Moriah Balingit of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette share their latest reporting.
(VIDEO) The House Select Committee on School Safety and Security was created to develop and examine policies that enhance safety in Pennsylvania’s schools. Rep. Gary Day and Rep. Cherelle Parker, Chairs of the Committee, were our guests.
(VIDEO) Jack McVay, Democrat for PA Superior Court, has been a judge on the Allegheny Court of Common Pleas since 2007. His opponent in this month’s primary, Joseph Waters, got the endorsement of the Democratic State Committee, but McVay may have evened the score by earning the endorsement of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
(VIDEO) In the first installment of Focus on Aging Adults a panel of experts will examine the issues surrounding Medicaid Expansion in Pennsylvania. Discover the pros and cons of the proposed expansion of the Medicaid program in your neighborhood.
(VIDEO) Rep. Martin Causer and Rep. Gary Haluska, Chairs of the House Game and Fisheries Committee, were here to discuss various issues before that committee.
(VIDEO) As a Republican, Vic Stabile is unopposed in the May 21 primary for the seat that’s open on Superior Court. He’s a former state deputy attorney general with thirty years of trial and appellate experience.
(VIDEO) Sen. Dominic Pileggi, Senate Majority Leader, and Sen. Jay Costa, Senate Minority Leader, were here to discuss issues under consideration in the PA Senate. Topics include privatizing liquor stores, changing state pensions, and funding transportation.
(VIDEO) The latest effort in Washington to address gun violence went down in defeat last month. Lawmakers came up with a plan that called for background checks to be done on gun purchases at gun shows and online. Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey had co-written the bill. “There were some on my side who did not want to be seen helping the president do something he wanted done,” Toomey said after the defeat, ” just because the president wanted to do it.”
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