With both an outgoing and incoming governor looking on, a more Republican General Assembly took office in Harrisburg Tuesday.
After Governor Corbett line-item vetoed part of the Republican-controlled General Assembly’s legislative budget, Senate leaders accused the governor of not working effectively with Republican majorities in the legislature.
For decades, Pennsylvanians have bought bottles of wine and liquor from one of the state’s 600 wine and spirits stores and cases of beer from their local distributor, but all that could change.
It’s been 8-years in the making, and Route 19 through Wexford Flats is now nearly finished.
The whole controversy over voter ID is full of politics. Republicans, who said they wanted to safeguard the election process, admitted it might give Mitt Romney the edge in Pennsylvania. And Democrats said the bill was designed to keep Democrats from voting in big cities.
Republican Pennsylvania State Representative Mike Turzai gives away true intent of Republicans’ new voter ID laws.
It is just after school and car loads of teenagers leave school and head for points unknown. In the eyes of safety experts, it is a recipe for disaster. Once signed by Governor Tom Corbett, Pennsylvania’s new teen safe driving law will end the days of carpooling 16-year-olds.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talked with PA State House Majority Leader Republican Mike Turzai.
The debate is heating up over whether or not to privatize Pennsylvania’s state liquor store system. The lawmaker who is the latest to put a proposal on the table, and another lawmaker who is absolutely opposed, squared off during Friday’s taping of the KD-PG Sunday Edition.
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.
With a Thursday deadline looming, Republican legislative leaders in Harrisburg began on Monday to release details of their budget agreement with Gov. Tom Corbett.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — “Nonsense,” House Democratic Leader Frank Dermody of Oakmont exclaims on a tape provided by the House Democratic Caucus. A raucous meeting of the House Rules Committee ended in a walkout of Democrats, […]
State Representative Mike Turzai, the new Republican Majority Leader, is ready to hit the ground running with new state legislation. He talks to Larry and John about the incoming Corbett administration and what this year […]
KDKA’s Mike Pintek talked with Pennsylvania House Majority leader Mike Turzai about how money is allocated across the Commonwealth. Turzai says it needs to change.
Control of the Pennsylvania governor’s mansion switched parties Tuesday night, just as it has every eight years since World War II. One place where you may see the impact of Tom Corbett’s election is at […]