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Local Rep. Sponsors Assault Weapon Ban Legislation

In the wake of Newtown, there is talk of an assault-style weapon ban in congress — and now one in Pennsylvania.

12/24/2012

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Advertising Company Calls New Legislation Illegal

A legal battle could be brewing over billboards. Pittsburgh City Council wants to tax billboards, but opponents call the tax illegal.

11/27/2012

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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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Corporations Writing Legislation

Robert Mangino asks who’s really writing our laws – more often than you would think, it’s not our elected representatives but rather corporations and special interest groups who draft the legislation that gets written into law.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/03/2011

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