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Mayoral Race Wide Open With Ravenstahl Out

With Mayor Luke Ravenstahl no longer a candidate, the 2013 mayoral race is wide open.


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Wagner Raises Concerns Over Potential Changes To Lottery

It’s getting down to the wire for Gov. Tom Corbett to okay a deal with a British company to take over the Pennsylvania lottery, but outgoing Pa. Auditor General Jack Wagner is raising some red flags.


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Auditor General Criticizes Turnpike Officials Over Free Tolls

State Auditor General Jack Wagner has just a few weeks left in his term of office, but he’s not about to quit his famous audits quite yet.


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Pa. Auditor General Calling For Tighter Regulations At Tattoo Parlors

Tattoo parlors are springing up everywhere, but if you get ink in Pennsylvania you’re doing it at your own risk. That’s because parlors and tattoo artists are not licensed or regulated. KDKA Investigator Andy Sheehan reports that cases of infection and disease are on the rise. And that has some state officials calling for reform.


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How Can The Pa. Turnpike Keep Up Revenue?

The Pennsylvania Turnpike needs $450 million. The banks keep lending money, and the Turnpike has to raise gas taxes and fares in order to keep up with the debt.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/13/2012

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Could Pittsburgh Become The Energy Capital Of The US?

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — Rob Pratte talks with Auditor General Jack Wagner. He says in order to be successful in this economy, Pittsburgh needs to start by fixing its infrastructure, in addition to using natural resources […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/28/2012

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Local Politicians Making Efforts To Save 911th Airlift Wing

U.S. Congressman Tim Murphy and Pennsylvania Auditor Jack Wagner toured the Moon Township 911th Airlift Wing Wednesday Morning. The visit was an effort to discuss the bases’ efficiencies to eventually save it from closing.


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Thousands Hold Rally To Support PSU Football Team

There was a strong showing of support at Penn State University Tuesday morning as hundreds of people gathered on campus to welcome and cheer on the football team as it embarks on a new season.


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Pennsylvania Auditor General Calls For Action In Light Of PSU Scandal

Could the scandal at Penn State bring even more change there, and at other universities? During a taping of the KD-PG Sunday Edition, Pennsylvania Auditor General Jack Wagner said he’ll push for reforms.


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How Should Funding Differ For Charter Schools?

KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks with Auditor General Jack Wagner about funding for charter and cyber charter schools.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/20/2012

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Auditor General Jack Wagner Talks About Serving His Country

KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte talked with Auditor General Jack Wagner Saturday morning.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/02/2012

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New Poll Looks At 2013 Pittsburgh Mayor Race

The election for Mayor of Pittsburgh is still a year away, but already candidates are maneuvering behind the scenes to take on Luke Ravenstahl.


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Wagner First Woman Sworn In As Allegheny County Controller

The county courthouse was closed for the New Year’s holiday, but several hundred elected officials and supporters of State Rep. Chelsa Wagner jammed the Grand Staircase inside. It was the swearing-in of Allegheny County’s first female county controller.


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Union Supports Keeping Pa. Liquor Sales Public

With Pennsylvania Auditor General Jack Wagner appearing before the House Liquor Control Committee Wednesday to argue against privatizing Pennsylvania liquor sales, the largest union representing state liquor store employees is throwing its support behind him.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/30/2011

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Pintek Talks About Privatizing State Liquor Sales

Mike Pintek talks with Pennsylvania Auditor General Jack Wagner on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA about his department’s recent audit of Pennsylvania’s liquor stores and the Liquor Control Board.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/14/2011