List by Author: Bob Price

Pension reform efforts have snagged in Pennsylvania

10.27.16 | Bob Price

The measure to overhaul retirement benefits for public workers is stalled in the Pennsylvania General Assembly as the legislative session winds down. Neither the House nor the Senate held a vote last night. Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman says ...

New York gun store owners are taking issue with the AG

10.26.16 | Bob Price

The state's top law enforcement official says more gun laws are needed to cut-down on the number of "out of state" firearms being used to commit crimes in New York. Frank Kushner owns a gun shop in Port Dickinson, New York, says we just need to ...

PA is finalizing rules for medical pot

10.26.16 | Bob Price

The Pennsylvania health department is working to finalize rules governing the state's new  medical marijuana law.   This includes regulations on how dispensaries will operate and how fees will be paid to growers and pot processors. ...

Former Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane is free on bail

10.25.16 | Bob Price

Kathleen Kane is free on bail as she appeals her prison sentence.          The ex AG had asked for leniency so she could raise her children under house arrest.         ...

A judge will allow the New York Farm Bureau to intervene in a lawsuit

10.25.16 | Bob Price

The lawsuit could dramatically affect farm wages in the state. The agriculture group is fighting the ACLU which wants to give farm-workers the right to unionize. The Farm Bureau says such a move would lead to higher labor costs and strikes among ...

The candidates for a pivotal Pennsylvania U.S. Senate race debated last night

10.25.16 | Bob Price

Democrat Katie McGinty and Republican Pat Toomey focused their fire-power on abortion, police brutality, and negative advertising.The candidates also weighed in on student debt, gun control and combating ISIS.McGinty and Toomey debated in an ...

The trial of the first of three men charged in the murder of a Steuben County mother is underway today in Bath, NY

10.24.16 | Bob Price

45 year-old Michael Beard of Elmira is accused of killing 35 year-old Kelly Clayton in her South Corning home last September. Police say Beard was hired by Thomas Clayton, a former Elmira Jackals hockey player, to kill his wife. A third man, 49 ...

State and federal officials are on the scene today of a ruptured gas-line in Lycoming County Pennsylvania

10.24.16 | Bob Price

It was triggered by last week's epic rainstorm that swamped hundreds of homes and killed a 65 year-old man. Governor Wolf toured the flood damage over the weekend.  He says, "we all need to work as hard as we can to make sure people recover ...

New York Senator Chuck Schumer is pushing for a one-time payment of nearly $600 to Social Security recipients

10.24.16 | Bob Price

He says the recently announced cost-of-living adjustment is not enough, and he blames it on a flawed funding formula.   The senator says seniors' spending habits are unique to seniors.  They typically spend more when it comes to health ...

It's judgement day for Kathleen Kane

10.24.16 | Bob Price

The 50 year-old former Pennsylvania attorney general will be sentenced today in Norristown. Kane was convicted in August of leaking grand jury material and then lying about it under oath. The sentence could range from probation to as much as 12 ...

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