It was an Election Day atmosphere at the IBEW Union Hall on the South Side.
The lights were on in Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s office Thursday night. But if the mayor was in, he wasn’t about to speak to the gauntlet of cameras and reporters waiting outside his office.
After getting hit with a 21 percent hike in Allegheny County property taxes this year, the chair of the county council’s Finance Committee says taxes need to go up again next year.
KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks with Jim Burn, chairman of the Pennsylvania Democratic Party, about Rick Santorum’s decision to suspend his GOP campaign. You can listen to the interview here.
Mike Pintek was joined today by Jim Burn, President of the Allegheny County Council.
Allegheny County Council formally introduced a bill that would raise taxes for property owners. The bill is likely to pass, but County Executive Dan Onorato could veto it.
Listen in as KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek hosts Allegheny County Council President and Pennsylvania Democratic Chairman Jim Burn for Q&A Tuesday!
Allegheny County Council President Jim Burn wants to be at the bargaining table with Pat McMahon and the Port Authority Union.
Allegheny County Councilman Jim Burn tells Mike Pintek that putting inmates to work on county parks and roads is an issue that needs some more examination.