Mike Faccinetto, School Board President of Bethlehem Area School District, Eric Wolfgang, Board President of Central York School District, and Michael Gossert, School Board President of Cumberland Valley School District come on our program to talk about basic education funding, property taxes, and what challenges are occurring in the classrooms.
Karen Whitney, interim chancellor at PA State System of Higher Education; and Laurie Carter, president at Shippensburg University, talks to us about how to afford college, and what issues are facing the State System universities.
Jay Himes, Executive Director of the PA Association of School Business Officials, Dolores McCracken, President of the PA State Education Association, and Joan Benso, President & CEO of PA Partnerships for Children, tell us about education funding, standardized tests, and issues like pensions and property taxes.
Rep. Kathy Rapp, R- Warren, has sponsored an abortion bill that was approved by the state House Health Committee last week. It now moves to the House floor for consideration. John Micek, Editorial & Opinions Page Editor for Pennlive & The Patriot-News talks to us about this legislation, a natural gas severance tax, and the recent […]
Eric Epstein, Coordinator of Rock the Capital, and Micah Sims, Executive Director of Common Cause PA, talk to us about what we should expect from our government and representatives. Topics include issues like campaign contributions, gerrymandering, and “rainy day” funds.
The PA House is back in session after their Thanksgiving break. A natural gas severance tax may be brought up for a vote. Marc Levy of the Associated Press talks to us about the natural gas tax, as well as the legislature’s pay raise, and gambling expansion. House Minority Leader Frank Dermody tells us about […]
Gettysburg National Park Rangers John Hoptak and Barbara Sanders, come on our program to take your calls about the Battle of Gettysburg, the Gettysburg Address, and educational programs that are available at the park.
This week we discuss unfinished business in the legislature and the latest news on the Governor’s race, with new candidates entering the races for Governor and Lt. Governor. Later in the program, we’ll hear from Republican candidate for Governor Mike Tuzai about his decision to run, and what he thinks he can bring to the […]