List by Author: Bob Price

Business leader says Cuomo's 2015 trip to Cuba was a trade 'waste'

04.22.16 | Bob Price

It has been exactly one-year since New York Governor Andrew Cuomo took a trade trip to Cuba and at least one business leader says the taxpayer-funded excursion was a huge bust. John Kavulich with the U.S.-Cuba Trade Council calls the governor's ...

Tax officials in New York have stopped nearly 240,000 false tax refunds worth an estimated $400 million dollars this tax season

04.22.16 | Bob Price, Traci Lynn Woolsey

Thanks to new softwarer, state watchdogs were able to automatically detect fraudulent returns among the 10 million that were filed. Governor Cuomo says New York has "zero tolerance" for those who try to "cheat the system" at the expense of honest ...

With four days to go 'til primary day, Pennsylvania is the center of the political universe

04.22.16 | Bob Price

The candidates for president are "keying in" on the Keystone State. GOP front-runner Donald Trump at a rally last night in Harrisburg.  Ted Cruz headlines a campaign event this morning in Williamsport.  He'll also be in Scranton this ...

Medical marijuana for 'profit' not 'medicine' in NY and PA

04.22.16 | Bob Price

Opponents of medical marijuana in New York and Pennsylvania say "profit" not "medicine" is the real motivation behind the growing movement to legalize cannabis all across this country. Last week, Pennsylvania became the 24th state to allow ...

Wildfire warnings are up in New York

04.20.16 | Bob Price

Red flags have been raised as conservation officials warn wildfire danger is high due to dry and breezy conditions.           A burning ban is in effect through mid-May. According to the DEC, open ...

The presidential candidates set their sights on Pennsylvania

04.20.16 | Bob Price

Ted Cruz is expected to win half the delegates in the commonwealth, even if he finishes third to Donald Trump and John Kasich.  That's because most of the delegates are "unbound" meaning they can switch their allegiance when the votes are ...

A New York state senate race that could impact the balance of power in Albany is still undecided

04.20.16 | Bob Price

780 votes separate Democrat Todd Kaminsky and Republican Chris McGrath on Long Island.          Kaminsky leads and has already declared victory but McGrath won't conceed until all the votes are ...

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were in a New York state of mind last night as they scored big wins in primary elections

04.20.16 | Bob Price

Trump trounced the competition, picking up 60% of the vote.   Clinton crushed Bernie Sanders by 16-points in the New York primary.          Cruz failed to pick up a single delegate in New ...

A decision by PA's AG to wade into the legal battle over gas royalties is not sitting well with some home-owners in Bradford County

04.19.16 | Bob Price

The litigation has delayed the doling out of 11 million dollars in settlement cash to thousands of people. The energy industry agreed to settle claims by landowners who were being short-changed on their lease deals. Some landowners who were part ...

It's primary day in New York

04.19.16 | Bob Price

For the first time in a long time, the vote will actually matter in picking a presidential candidate. Front-runners Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are taking nothing for granted as they rally supporters to get to the polls.Trump was on the stump ...

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