Joe Markosek

Few Drivers Cited For Texting While Driving StatewideThere's no doubt texting is a quick and easy way to communicate, but it’s also potentially deadly when done behind the wheel. The obvious dangers prompted state lawmakers to create a law banning drivers from texting while operating a motor vehicle.
Commission Considers Increasing Wholesale Gas Tax, Vehicle Fees To Fund RoadsAccording to a report, one idea would require drivers to pay a few cents more for a gallon of gasoline in addition to higher registration, driver's license and other vehicle-related fees.
Roadside Signs Say No To TextingMike Pintek takes issue with U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray Lahood and his proposals regarding texting while driving. Mike also takes issue with the electronic signs that are now appearing on the Interstates and the PA Turnpike.
State Legislature and Governor Meet to Figure Out Transportation Funding