List by Author: Bob Price

A NY farmer's group welcomes fed. plan to help after tariffs

07.25.18 | Bob Price

The group says the federal government's $12 billion plan to assist farmers hit hard by President Trump's escalating trade disputes with china and other countries, is needed. Republican Nebraska Senator Ben Sass says the recent tariffs are...

Religious freedom under fire in the suburbs of Pittsburgh

07.19.18 | Bob Price

A lawsuit's been filed after borough officials from Sewickley Heights ordered a family to stop holding bible studies, worship services and religious retreats on private property. The Independence Law Center is representing the family in...

NY will soon allow anyone prescribed an opioid to request medical pot instead

07.13.18 | Bob Price

The state health department announced the controversial new policy. Commissioner Howard Zucker says medical marijuana has been shown to be an effective pain treatment that does not carry the risk of addiction that comes with opioids. He thinks...

A political upset in last night's primaries

06.27.18 | Bob Price

28-year-old Bernie Sanders supporter, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has beaten 10-term Democratic Congressman Joe Crowley in New York City.   Last night was a big night for President Trump as well. His pick for governor of South Carolina...

2 men drowned in the fast-moving Niagara River in Buffalo

06.26.18 | Bob Price

Police say they were trying to get driftwood for a furniture project. As one struggled in the water, the other dove in to try and save him. Both men went under and did not resurface. One was 29-years old, the other, 46. Buffalo Police Captain...

Cuomo orders NY to make services available to asylum-seeking illegal immigrants

06.26.18 | Bob Price

Andrew Cuomo's been highly critical of President Trump's "zero tolerance" policy toward illegal immigration. The governor has instructed social services to meet the needs of hundreds of migrant children being housed at New York foster-care...

A 280-page report on capital punishment has been published in PA

06.26.18 | Bob Price

A bi-partisan group of state lawmakers authored it. It finds grave concerns with the current state of the death penalty in Pennsylvania. Since 1985, nearly 500 death warrants have been signed in the commonwealth, but only three condemned...

One Democratic candidate for NY governor calls ICE a terrorist group

06.22.18 | Bob Price

Gov. Cuomo's challenger in next week's primary has raised a few eyebrows by what she said about the immigration debate. Cynthia Nixon is calling ICE a terrorist organization. She's endorsed the abolishment of the Immigration and Customs...

Rattlesnake surprises upstate NY motorist

06.22.18 | Bob Price

The rattler encounter happened in the Delaware County town of Hancock when a rattlesnake curled up on the engine block. The man says he made the discovery while trying to jump start his car. The New York DEC was able to pull the snake from the...

PA's top 2 Republicans are at odds over new sanctity of life legislation

06.22.18 | Bob Price

House Speaker Mike Turzai is holding up anti-hazing legislation because Senate leader, Jake Corman refuses to act on a measure to ban down syndrome abortions. Turzai says he'll also stall human trafficking legislation so long as the Senate drags...

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