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PA gay marriage bill

10.04.13 | Bob Price

Two Pennsylvania state lawmakers have introduced legislation to allow homosexual marriage in the Keystone State. Democrats Brian Sims and Steve McCarter argue it's time to grant equal status to gays and lesbians.  They say ...

Supreme Court opens for business Monday

10.04.13 | Bob Price

Workplace disputes and the reach of Obama-Care highlight the docket of cases before the U.S. Supreme Court this fall. The 9 most powerful judges in the country start another nine-month term on Monday.  In one case, the court ...

NY officials monitor health insurance site

10.04.13 | Bob Price

  New York State Officials are investigating why their new health insurance marketplace website is getting much more traffic than expected.  The site struggled under the surge of nearly 30-million hits in two days. This despite the ...

Plan to keep the Grand Canyon open rejected

10.04.13 | Bob Price

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer has a plan to keep the Grand Canyon open during the government shutdown but the federal government is refusing to go along.  Brewer wants the state's signature national park re-opened and has even offered ...

More glitches on insurance websites in NY and PA

10.03.13 | Bob Price

Pennsylvanians and New Yorkers are encountering more problems on a federal website for the medically, uninsured.  These online marketplace exchanges in 36 states provide health insurance coverage under Obamacare. In Pennsylvania, the site had ...

Sandusky loses bid for new trial

10.03.13 | Bob Price

Convicted pedophile Jerry Sandusky’s request for a retrial has been shot down by the Pennsylvania Superior Court. The 3-judge panel issued a 19-page opinion Wednesday that held up Sandusky’s 30-to-60-year sentence and rejected the ...

Cuomo taps political rival to lead tax relief commission

10.03.13 | Bob Price

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has enlisted one of his predecessors to look for ways to cut taxes for businesses and middle class New Yorkers.  Cuomo, a Democrat, has gone to former Gov. George Pataki, a Republican, partly to keep politics out ...

More tax reform talk in PA

10.03.13 | Bob Price

The House of Representatives is sending the Senate a bill that would empower Pennsylvania school boards to reduce or eliminate school property taxes and to make up the revenue from other tax increases. There was no debate leading up to Wednesday's ...

Glitches hit NY’s online insurance website

10.02.13 | Bob Price

Unexpectedly heavy first-day traffic strained the website New York set up for residents to shop for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, health officials said Tuesday as technicians worked on glitches that prevented some consumers from ...

PA House shoots down tax reform legislation

10.02.13 | Bob Price

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Tuesday defeated an amendment that called for the phased elimination of school property taxes with higher state income and sales taxes. It was defeated 138 to 59.  The amendment, sponsored by Rep. ...

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