This month on Focus on Aging Adults we’ll talk about the State Budget and Seniors. Focusing on the lottery fund, how online gaming could affect it, and what laws protect it from being used to supplement other areas of the budget.
Christopher Borick of Muhlenberg College examines judicial results from the primary election, the 2018 race for governor, a proposal that would allow a gubernatorial candidate to pick their own running mate, and the state budget deadline.
The Primary Election is Tuesday, May 16. Our program will feature Maida Milone, Executive Director of Pennsylvanians for Modern Courts, Robert Morris, Chair of the Judicial Evaluation Commission for the PA Bar Association, and Terry Madonna, Director of the Center for Politics and Public Affairs at Franklin & Marshall College. They talk about the judicial […]
On Monday, we have business leaders tell us about the impact of the budget on their industries. Gene Barr, President and CEO of the PA Chamber of Business and Industry, Kevin Shivers, Executive State Director for the PA National Federation of Independent Business, and Dave Taylor, President of the PA Manufacturer’s Association join us to […]
Paul Downs Furniture likes to say that they are a workshop, not a factory. They have been creating custom furniture since 1986. They specialize in large conference and boardroom tables, built to their client’s specifications, but they make other furniture as well. Paul Downs makes every piece from scratch, one at a time. They have completed thousands of pieces of […]
Historian Abdullah R. Muhammad examines a previously little-known and virtually untold aspect of Delaware’s history—the hidden role of Africans in the often brutal mercantile expansionism by European colonizers in the 17th century. Swedish and Finnish communities on the East Coast, called New Sweden, played a significant role in forming the foundation upon which Delaware was […]
Recorded 5-10-17 in Philadelphia. Topics include: credit for pre-sentence confinement relating to state and federal prison time, vehicular homicide penalty, license to carry firearms confidentiality, auto insurance contractor arbitration, trial date delay justification, and surviving spouse estate share when a marriage occurs after a will is executed.
Recorded 5-9-17 in Philadelphia. Topics include: corporate tax filing deadline, governor’s line item veto power in a Fiscal Code bill, attorney presence during medical exam relating to the discovery process, civil asset forfeiture, judicial discipline sanctions, and mandatory minimum sentences for and their application to prior offenses and current offenses.