KD/PG Sunday Edition
When the new Congress is sworn in this January, U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, a Republican, will be in the majority party for his first time as senator.
It seems hardly a day goes by without another killing in Pittsburgh.
Crammed trains and long waits – not everything has been perfect since the North Shore Connector opened back in March. Still, Port Authority CEO Steve Bland called it “an unqualified success” when he was in KDKA-TV’s studio for this week’s taping of the KD/PG Sunday Edition.
These are tough times for the Port Authority and with another round of service cuts just months away, things stand to get even tougher for riders. “Almost anyone who comes in contact with the region will see an impact,” Bland said.
This region’s newest member of Congress may be the area’s most conservative. Congressman Mike Kelly, of Butler, was a co-founder of the Tea Party movement in his area.