Pete DeCoursey, Bureau Chief at Capitolwire.com, and Jim Hoefler, Professor of Political Science at Dickinson College, appear to talk about the latest activity in state politics. We’ll look at how the 2014 Governor’s race is shaping up, and the big issues being considered during the final weeks of the spring legislative session.
State government still has some catching up to do when it comes to the most efficient and up-to-date methods for storing its records. Sen. Matt Smith’s bill authorizes the use of optical imaging, an electronic scanning and storage process, for the preservation of Pennsylvania’s court records.
(VIDEO) Sen. Costa is currently serving his 5th term in the Pennsylvania Senate. He has been the Minority Floor Leader since November of 2010.
(VIDEO) On the eve of Municipal Primary elections, we’ll have representatives of the County Commissioners Association of PA, the PA State Association of Township Supervisors, and the PA State Association of Boroughs to discuss issues of interest to local governments.
(VIDEO) Many commuters in the Philadelphia area rely the on the bus, subway, trolley, and train system of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority to get to work in and around Pennsylvania’s largest city. SEPTA’s General Manager, Joseph Casey, recently made a trip to the Capitol to impress on lawmakers the importance of state funding to help with overdue maintenance.
(VIDEO) Chesapeake Energy Corporation is the second-largest producer of natural gas, the 11th largest producer of oil and natural gas liquids and the most active driller of new wells in the U.S. David Spigelmyer, Vice President of Government Relations (Eastern Division), talks with PCN about Chesapeake Energy’s conservation efforts, and economic impact in Pennsylvania.
(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) 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.
(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.