Carson Dee Adcock is a businessman who took a small retail establishment and turned it into a multi-state company that sells equipment for swimming pools. He says his success has allowed him to live the American Dream, and he wants to get the economy going again by NOT growing government. This is his second campaign for this congressional seat; the first time was back in 2010. April 28, 8 pm.
Over a highly-publicized vote for President Bill Clinton’s budget, Marjorie Margolies lost this congressional seat when the district was more conservative. Now, she wants to go back to Washington. The experience she had there before was a lesson that taught her that a single lawmaker can make a difference. April 29, 8 pm.
Rep. Martin Causer, House Game and Fisheries Committee Majority Chair, and Rep. Gary Haluska, House Game and Fisheries Committee Minority Chair will be on to discuss the Deer Management programs in PA. Some of the topics discussed will be the allotment of antler-less deer tags, Sunday hunting, merging the Game and Fish & Boat Commission, and more.
Kevin Shivers, State Director of the National Federation of Independent Business, and Wendell Young IV, President of the UFCW Local 1776 will be on to discuss the the sale of liquor in PA. Some of the topics discussed will be modernization, privatization, current legislation out on the floor, and more.
Our guests from Elizabethtown College, Fletcher McClellan, Dean of Faculty and Professor of Political Science, and Wes McDonald, Professor of Political Science will be on to discuss the Race for Governor. This special post-debate show will be following a Gubernatorial Forum on Education that will be held by the Committee of 70 at the Free Library of Philadelphia. Some of the topics discussed will be education funding, charter schools, cyber charter schools, violence in schools, and more.
Jeff Coleman, President of Churchill Strategies, and John Hanger, Former Democratic Candidate for Governor will be on to discuss the Race for Governor. This special post-debate show will be following a Democratic Gubernatorial Forum that will be held by WGAL at the Franklin & Marshall College. Some of the topics discussed will be education funding, marcellus shale, economic development, and more.
(VIDEO) In recent political news headlines: Bob Guzzardi will stay on the Republican primary ballot for now, Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams looks into reopening the sting operation case that Attorney General Kathleen Kane dropped, the public comment period for Healthy PA is over, negotiations between Gov. Tom Corbett and the federal government should begin this month, and we’ll have even more. Maura Pennington of PA Independent, Steve Esack of The Morning Call, and Karen Langley of the Pitt Post-Gazette will discuss these topics with our host, Brian Lockman.
(VIDEO) Tony May, a partner at Triad Strategies, and Chris Bravacos, President & CEO of the Bravo Group will be on to discuss the Governor’s Race, and specifically their TV ad campaigns. Some of the topics discussed will be their marketing strategies, how to influence viewers, creating a candidates image, and more.
(VIDEO) The PA Game Commission’s Executive Director, Matt Hough will be on to discuss hunting in PA. Some of the topics discussed will be conservation plans, setting hunting and trapping season, setting bag limits, the latest on bald eagles in PA, and more.
(VIDEO) Val Arkoosh is an obstetric anesthesiologist at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She wants to bring a physician’s point of view to health care policy in Washington. As a former president of the National Physicians Alliance, she says her Master’s Degree in Public Health will help her make a difference outside the exam room.
(VIDEO) Rep. Glen Grell (R-Cumberland) and Rep. Madeleine Dean (D-Montgomery) will be on to discuss state pensions. Some of the topics discussed will be potential pension plans in the making, current legislation out in the general assembly, finding funding through other fees and taxes, the affect it has on property taxes, and more.
(VIDEO) Manan Trivedi is a primary care doctor who has run for Pennsylvania’s 6th congressional district on two other occasions: 2010 and 2012. He says if he is elected to congress, he would bring about “refreshing change.” With incumbent Jim Gerlach having announced his retirement, and no other Democrats vying for a spot on the May primary ballot, Dr. Trivedi has a clear path to the general election.
(VIDEO) In recent political news headlines: the Senate has passed a cash gift ban, the Democratic Gubernatorial candidates had a debate Wednesday night, Corbett is struggling with the Federal government on Medicaid expansion, and more. Tony Romeo of KYW Newsradio 1060am, Robert Vickers of Pennlive, and Marc Levy of the Associated Press will discuss these topics with our host, Brian Lockman.
(VIDEO) Mark Singel, President & CEO of The Winter Group, and Robert Jubelirer, a Partner at Obermayer, Rebmann, Maxwell & Hippel LLP, will be on to discuss the 2014 Race for Governor.
(VIDEO) A news conference with Gov. Tom Corbett and other local officials.