On the Issues
Watch On The Issues Mondays and Tuesdays at 8 PM
On The Issues is a thirty-minute one-on-one interview program with people who influence public policy in Pennsylvania. Going well beyond the limits of headlines and sound bites, On The Issues gives viewers a deeper understanding of topics being debated by lawmakers at the Capitol in Harrisburg. Guests explore the details of legislative proposals that could be approved by the governor and become a part of the lives of Pennsylvanians.
New episodes air Mondays and Tuesdays at 8 PM
Adult Use Cannabis Legalization, Monday, June 5, at 8 PM. Sen. Sharif Street, D-Philadelphia, has co-sponsored a bill to legalize the use of recreational marijuana for Pennsylvanians age 21 and older. The proposal would call for expungement of certain nonviolent marijuana offenses and could mean hundreds of millions of dollars in tax revenue.
Four-Day Work Week with Rep. Dave Madsen, Wednesday, June 6 - Rep. Madsen wants to explore the feasibility of a four-day work week by having companies participate in a voluntary three-year program. Studies have shown health benefits for employees as well as a healthy bottom line for employers. Some are concerned, however, that work overall could become more intense.
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