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Pa. Senator Pushing Bill To Take DNA From Those Arrested For Serious Offenses

A Pennsylvania state senator says it’s time Pennsylvania took DNA samples from those arrested for serious offenses.

06/04/2013

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New Bill Could Provide More Transportation Funding Through Gas Tax

The Pennsylvania Senate will vote this week on a transportation bill.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/03/2013

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Toomey-Manchin Background Check Bill Fails To Win Supermajority In Senate

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey took to the floor of the Senate Wednesday afternoon to defend his scaled back bill to require background checks of some, but not all, gun purchases.

04/17/2013

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Council Gives Approval To Repeal Mayor’s Petty Cash Fund Law

Pittsburgh City Council gave preliminary approval to a bill that repeals the law that set up a petty cash fund for the use of the mayor, and effectively requires the mayor to access funds like any other city employee.

04/17/2013

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Postal Service Delays Plans To Cut Saturday Mail Service

The U.S. Postal Service says it will delay plans to cut Saturday mail delivery because Congress isn’t allowing the change.

KDKA-TV–04/10/2013

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New Legislation Aims To Strengthen “Puppy Lemon Law”

A bill designed to help more puppy buyers get their money back after buying a sick or diseased dog is on its way to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

03/12/2013

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Local Man Corners Walmart Theft Suspect While Waiting For Police

A local man is being credited with helping police catch a suspect accused of stealing from the Walmart in Natrona Heights.

03/08/2013

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W. Va. Bill Would Require 3 Drug Tests For Teenage Drivers

A bill proposed in the West Virginia House of Delegates would require three separate drug tests before teenagers could get a driver’s license.

KDKA-TV–02/19/2013

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Sen. Casey Proposes Bill To Advance Locks & Dams Upgrades

The bad condition of the area’s locks and dams is obvious. For 21 years, David Boyd — who now captains a tow boat — has seen the problems coming.

02/15/2013

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Fiscal Cliff Rescue – What It Does & Does Not Do For You

For all the commotion — some would say insanity — that Washington created over the fiscal cliff these last few weeks, you’d think final approval of a bill late Tuesday night to avoid the cliff would mark lots of changes in tax rates for average Americans. Not so.

01/02/2013

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House Of Representatives Approves Fiscal Cliff Bill

All it needs now is the President’s signature. Late Tuesday night, the House of Representatives approved a bill to avert the Fiscal Cliff.

01/01/2013

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Bill Introduced To Help Military Spouse Unemployment

Military spouses have higher unemployment rates than many others because their families are often required to move around a lot.

08/28/2012

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Legislation Aims To Expand Red Light Cameras To Pittsburgh

A new bill to expand the use of red light cameras in Pennsylvania is on its way to Gov. Tom Corbett’s desk. The legislation allows the use of red light cameras here in Pittsburgh as well as in suburban Philadelphia and larger municipalities across the Commonwealth.

07/02/2012

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Local Opinion Mixed On New Voter ID Measure

Gov. Tom Corbett has signed a controversial bill that requires all voters to show identification at the polls.

03/15/2012

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Bill Introduced In Council For New Parking Plan

A bill has been introduced in Pittsburgh City Council that would authorize Mayor Luke Ravenstahl to negotiate a new deal to sell city parking assets in an effort to solve the city’s pension problem. Council […]

KDKA-TV–11/04/2010

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