In this final month before the budget deadline, negotiations between the General Assembly and Governor continue. Darren Smith, Senior Associate, and Steve Crawford, President of Wojdak Government Relations, let us know about the process, and the issues that are going to be most important to getting this budget done on time.
The state Senate debated a redistricting measure Tuesday that would create an 11-member redistricting commission, and added an amendment that would have the commission draw statewide appellate judicial districts for the first time in state history. New Congressional districts were drawn by the state Supreme Court for the 2018 Primary Election after they overruled maps […]
In April, the PA Department of State told counties to have new voting systems in place by end of 2019. Senate State Government Committee Chairs, Sen. Mike Folmer and Sen. Anthony Williams, and Douglas Hill, Executive Director of the County Commission Association of PA, tell us what it’s been like working on getting the new […]
Katie Meyer, Capitol Bureau Chief for WITF-FM, talks with us about efforts to change the redistricting process, Gov. Wolf’s equal pay executive order, and school safety. Sen. Daylin Leach, D- Delaware and Montgomery, tells us about his effort to reduce low-level marijuana prosecutions. Sen. Wayne Langerholc, R- Bedford, Cambria and Clearfield, talks about his proposal to […]
Nested in the heart of the Laurel Highlands, Somerset borough is easily accessible from the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Somerset is known as American’s County. They received this designation by President George Bush, after offering support in wake of two tragedies, the Flight 93 crash and Quecreek mine rescue.
The official first day of Summer is June 21st in the Northern Hemisphere. Fred Gadomski, and Jon Nese, Hosts of Weather World, come on our show to talk about the Summer months ahead, and what to expect in our forecasts.
In the wake of school shootings throughout the country, the PA House Judiciary Committee met to discuss options to make our schools safer for children. Rep. Ed Gainey, D-Allegheny, and Rep. Jeff Pyle, R-Armstrong, talk to us about their proposal’s of how to make schools a safer environment.
The recent #MeToo movement has brought more awareness to allegations and cases of sexual assault and harassment. Sen. Randy Vulakovich, R- Allegheny, Sen. Judy Schwank, D- Berks, and Donna Greco, Policy Director of the PA Coalition Against Rape, tell us about legislation being worked on at the Capitol to help victims, and punish perpetrators of […]