Following WGAL’s Republican Governor Candidates Debate from 7-8 pm, Jeff Piccola, Partner at Boswell, Tintner, Piccola Attorneys at Law, and Jim Hoefler, professor of Political Science at Dickinson College, talk to us about the Race for Governor.
Secretary Cindy Dunn, from the Conservation and Natural Resources Department gives us insight into the DCNR budget, their plans for the summer and spring, and what they could do with more DCNR rangers patrolling state game lands and parks.
The opioid crisis remains a state emergency here in PA. Jennifer Smith, Secretary of the Drug and Alcohol Programs Department, talks to us about where people can get treatment, naloxone for overdoses, and what they’ve been doing to try and curb the epidemic.
According to the PA Agriculture Department, the Spotted Lanternfly is an invasive, planthopper species. It has been discovered in Berks County after becoming a major pest in China, India, Vietnam, and Korea. Emelie Swackhamer, Horticulture Extension Educator, and Julie Urban, Senior Research Associate for Entomology from Penn State University, and Fred Strathmeyer, Deputy Secretary of […]
Jan Murphy, State Government Reporter for PennLive & The Patriot-News, talks to us about sexual harassment at the state Capitol, higher education funding, and the upcoming election. Rep. Chris Rabb, D- Philadelphia tells us about his anti-discrimination legislation. Rep. Ryan Mackenzie, R- Lehigh County, talks about maternal mortality rates, and a committee he would like […]
Bob Dorough was an American jazz vocalist, pianist, composer, songwriter, arranger and producer. He was best known as the composer and performer of songs from Schoolhouse Rock!, a TV cartoon series that appeared on Saturday mornings from the 70s into the 90s. Dorough would become the musical director of the series, and composed many of […]
Sen. Daylin Leach, D- Montgomery County, and member of the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, talks to us about issues like gas pipelines, clean water, and a natural gas severance tax.
According to NBC6- WJAC, Pennsylvania ranks fifth in the nation for milk production, but dairy farmers currently face low prices for milk, an increase in production cost and a market where the supply outweighs the demand. This has led to what Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman has called a crisis in the dairy industry. PA […]
Property taxes remain an issue to many Pennsylvanians throughout the state as a way to maintain funding for schools. Sen. Mario Scavello, R- Monroe County, and Sen. Lisa Boscola, D- Northampton County, talk to us about how taxes would have to be shifted in order to eliminate or reduce property tax payments.
Republican candidates for Governor continue to talk about issues like right-to-work legislation, minimum wage, and pensions. Rick Bloomingdale, President of PA AFL-CIO, and Steve Catanese, President of SEIU Local 668, tell us their perspective on these matters, and why they’re important.