List by Author: Bob Price

Joe Biden back in the Keystone State

09.18.20 | Bob Price

The Democratic presidential hopeful was in his hometown of Scranton last night for a "drive-in" town hall event. He blamed President Trump for the high loss of life during the coronarivurs crisis. However, some were critical of the CNN event...

GOP House members pressure Gov. Wolf to allow schools to make sports calls

09.17.20 | Bob Price

Representative Mike Reese, says it makes sense for local officials, committed to public safety, to make the decisions. Governor Wolf has vowed to veto legislation that passed both houses of the general assembly. The measure returns control to...

PA's Senate has approved legislation to expand broadband access

09.09.20 | Bob Price

This bill establishes a grant program to extend broadband services in under-served areas. Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman says, given the greater need for distance learning during this pandemic, it's time to bridge the digital divide. The...

PA Gov. Tom Wolf makes pitch for state politicians to save renters and home-owners from eviction

09.01.20 | Bob Price

The call comes a day after the state moratorium on evictions expired. That moratorium protected people for not paying their rent or mortgage during the pandemic. The governor held a press conference this morning at the YMCA in Harrisburg. Wolf...

More than half of PA restaurants could close by year's end

09.01.20 | Bob Price

One prediction estimates 60% of restaurants will shut down permanently this year due to Gov. Wolf's 25% capacity cap. John Longstreet with the Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging Association says reopening businesses needs to be among the...

Gov. Wolf is calling on lawmakers to make needed changes to ensure the safety of mail-in voting this Nov.

08.27.20 | Bob Price

With less than 70 days to go before the vote, Governor Wolf is pleading with Republicans and Democrats in Pennsylvania to find common ground and fix glitches that could delay results on November 3rd. Up to 10 times as many people are expected to...

Governor Cuomo has removed 5 states from NY's COVID-19 travel advisory

08.26.20 | Bob Price

If you visit Alaska, Arizona, Delaware, Maryland, or Montana you no longer have to quarantine for two weeks upon your return to the Empire State. Meanwhile, New York state has had a positive test rate below one percent for 18 straight days.  

Governor Cuomo givies low-risk high school sports the "green light"

08.25.20 | Bob Price

Tennis, soccer, cross country, swimming, and field hockey teams may practice and play games beginning September 21st. High-risk sports such as football, ice hockey, volleyball, wrestling, and rugby can only practice. No games are allowed for...

NY's Gov. Cuomo points fingers at Pres. Trump for exec. orders on virus relief

08.11.20 | Bob Price

Cuomo says the executive order digs the financial hole "deeper." The president wants states, like New York to cover 1/4th of the cost of providing $400-a-week unemployment checks. Congresswoman Elise Stefanik says the governor has no one to...

Gov. Wolf's recommendation to suspend school sports 'til 2021 garners reaction

08.07.20 | Bob Price

Republican Representative Jesse Topper says districts can decide for themselves whether the games will go on.   He claims Governor Wolf is moving beyond good governance and limiting the choices of citizens. The Pennsylvania Interscholastic...

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