List by Author: Bob Price

Gov. Cuomo enlists church leaders to help with census head-counts

02.28.20 | Bob Price

Governor Andrew Cuomo has voiced concerns over losing congressional districts based on population loss. That means a decrease in funding. And while Jason McGuire with New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms encourages people to register for the...

Serial turnpike toll evaders will be prosecuted on southeast PA

02.27.20 | Bob Price

Mark Compton with the Turnpike Commission says his agency will team up with local prosecutors in going after Bucks and Montgomery County motorists who've accrued over $2,000 in unpaid tolls.  

SCOTUS will hear a religious freedom case out of Philadelphia

02.25.20 | Bob Price

At issue is whether a Catholic foster care agency in the city has the right to deny child placement in same-sex households. Philadelphia suspended the foster care program over that policy. The charity is now suing the city on religious freedom...

New York's plastic bag ban takes effect in just 5 days

02.25.20 | Bob Price

Starting Sunday, March 1, residents will no longer be able to get single-use bags at grocery or convenience stores. Mildred Warner at Cornell University says anyone who doesn't carry reusable bags will be charged 5-cents for paper ones. Critics...

Pro-life PA is "up in arms" over Gov. Wolf's effort to fund abortion provider

02.14.20 | Bob Price

Governor Wolf's push would provide funds from taxpayers to Planned Parenthood. Pennsylvania Family Institute's Michael Geer tells Family Life News the governor has a line-item in the budget for "reproductive services," even though it's...

PA Senate President Joe Scarnati is calling it quits

02.13.20 | Bob Price

The Jefferson County Republican is stepping down after 14 years of steering the GOP in Harrisburg. Michael Geer with the Pennsylvania Family Institute says Scarnati was reliable in helping pass legislation on traditional marriage and...

Gov. Cuomo says he’d be willing to “adjust” NY’s bail reform law

02.13.20 | Bob Price

Senate Democrats want to give judges more discretion to keep dangerous offenders locked up.   Supporters of Cuomo's criminal justice reforms say the changes level the playing field for those who cannot afford bail. Opponents say...

Prominent Catholic in NY could be forced to testify about pedophile priests

02.12.20 | Bob Price

A federal judge has ruled that 82-year-old,retired bishop Matthew Clark will be deposed within the next 30 days amid ongoing lawsuits against the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester. Attorneys for victims of priest abuse want Clark to testify...

NY Gov. Cuomo announces measure to enhance highway worker safety

02.05.20 | Bob Price

The "Slow Act," which stands for "Slow Down and Look Out for Highway Workers and Pedestrians Act imposes tough criminal penalties for violent actions against highway workers in construction zones. Research shows over the last five years there's...

Petitioning for increased pay in PA

01.29.20 | Bob Price

Governor Wolf wants to raise the minimum wage. He hosted an event Tuesday at the state Capitol. Wolf says the current minimum adds up to a yearly wage nearing $15,000. The governor wants the minimum wage increased to 12 bucks an hour and for...

12345678910 ... 152153