Sen. Ryan Aument, R-Lancaster, and Sen. Sharif Street, D-Philadelphia, join our program to discuss how the Senate will handle the first budget bill that has passed the House. Topics include pensions, education funding, and property taxes.
Rick Bloomingdale, President of the PA AFL-CIO, David Fillman, Executive Director of AFSCME Council 13, and Jerry Oleksiak, President of the PSEA, come on our program to talk about the PA Budget and its effect on labor. The topics include minimum wage, unemployment compensation, school property taxes, pensions, and liquor privatization.
The Independent Fiscal Office, has said the Governor’s proposed severance tax could make up to a billion dollars per year, but could also be hundreds of millions lower depending on gas prices. Kevin Moody, Vice President and General Counsel for the Pennsylvania Independent Oil & Gas Association, and Larry Schweiger, President & CEO of PennFuture, join us […]
Richard Geist, Founder of Richard Geist Consulting and Former PA Representative, and Franklin Kury, Former PA Senator and Representative, come on our program to talk about the budget process. They’ll discuss what it’s like to be in meetings discussing the budget, and all of the major issues that come along with it.
Rep. George Dunbar, R-Westmoreland, and Rep. Scott Conklin, D-Centre, talk about the PA Budget after House Republicans brought their spending plan up for a final vote in the House on Tuesday. It passed 114-84 and now goes to the Senate. The General Assembly has until June 30 to pass a budget. Also discussed were property […]
Rep. John McGinnis, R- Blair, and Rep. Michael Schlossberg, D- Lehigh, join the program to talk about the PA Budget. They’ll talk about some of the latest legislation introduced like video gaming terminals, protection from abuse legislation, and fraud and waste.
PennDOT Secretary Leslie Richards joined our Call-In Program to talk about local road porjects such as theMon Valley Expressway, the PennDOT budget, Motor License Fund use by the PA State Police, the transportation funding law that infused the state with $2.5 billion in funds to help repair roads and bridges, self-driving vehicles, winter storms, and […]
Our guests Jeff Piccola, Partner of Boswell, Tintner, Piccola Attorneys at Law, and Mark Singel, President of The Winter Group, join us to talk about what they believe will be the top priorities of the PA House and Senate during the budget process.
The Appropriations Committee hearings for the budget are over and now the legislative process begins. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Union & Snyder, and Rep. Kevin Boyle, D-Philadelphia, come on our show to talk about their major issues to tackle during this session.