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Election 2014 Coverage on PCN

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PA Budget 2014-15

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  • Upcoming Programming

  • Tonight at 7:00 pm: PCN Call-In Program, Governor’s Race in the Media

    Tonight at 7:00 pm: PCN Call-In Program, Governor’s Race in the Media

    Gerald Shuster, Professor of Communications at Pittsburgh University, 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.

  • Tonight at 8:00 pm, Focus on Aging Adults: Senior Transportation

    Tonight at 8:00 pm, Focus on Aging Adults: Senior Transportation

    Focus on Aging Adults will take a look at what transportation options are available to seniors to help them continue to get around their communities for their daily activities.

  • Tonight at 10:00 pm: President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden in Oakdale, PA

    Tonight at 10:00 pm: President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden in Oakdale, PA

    President Obama and Vice President Biden speaking on the importance of job skills training

  • April 17: Journalists Roundtable

    April 17: Journalists Roundtable

    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.

  • April 15: PCN Call-In Program, Hunting in PA

    April 15: PCN Call-In Program, Hunting in PA

    (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.

  • April 15:  Val Arkoosh, Democrat for Congress, District 13

    April 15: Val Arkoosh, Democrat for Congress, District 13

    (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.

  • April 14: PCN Call-In Program, State Pensions

    April 14: PCN Call-In Program, State Pensions

    (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.

  • April 14: Manan Trivedi, Democrat for Congress, PA District 6

    April 14: Manan Trivedi, Democrat for Congress, PA District 6

    (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.

  • April 10: Journalists Roundtable

    April 10: Journalists Roundtable

    (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.

  • April 9: Democratic Gubernatorial Debate

    April 9: Democratic Gubernatorial Debate

    (VIDEO) PCN partnered with the Pennsylvania Legislative Correspondents’ Association (PLCA) and the Widener University School of Law, Law and Government Institute to present a Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Debate.