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Toomey Says “NO” to Washington Deal

10.17.13 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania Republican Senator Pat Toomey was the only senator in the Family Life listening area to vote against the measure to end the Government shutdown.  He joined other tea-party conservatives like Ted Cruz of Texas and Marco Rubio of ...

PA Senate Acts on Raising Judge Retirement Age

10.16.13 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania is a step closer to raising the mandatory retirement age for judges from 70 to 75.  The State Senate approved legislation that already passed the house allowing for a constitutional amendment to raise the retirement ...

Sandusky Scandal tops $50 Million

10.15.13 | Bob Price

The money Penn State has spent in legal and consulting fees for the Jerry Sandusky scandal has now  topped $50 million. Penn State's latest update shows the university has spent $50,459,828 through July 31 for work done by more than ...

PA Cleans up Voter Rolls

10.15.13 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania has joined a multi-state alliance that aims to clean up voter rolls by identifying people registered in more than one state and dead people who remain on registration lists. About half of all states belong to the coalition, which ...

Fatal Deer / Car Collision on PA Turnpike

10.14.13 | Bob Price

State police have released the name of a New York City man who was killed in a bizarre and terrifying wreck on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Lehigh County. The accident happened around 9:25 a.m. Saturday on the northbound side of the Northeast ...

Movie-Goers Treated for CO Poisoning in Berwick

10.14.13 | Bob Price

The Berwick Hospital confirmed 17 people were treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after attending a movie theater in Berwick. The people were treated Friday night at the hospital and released. According to the theater’s Facebook page, a ...

Gas Drilling Industry involved in Pa Gubernatorial Rac

10.11.13 | Bob Price

The largest organization representing companies involved in Pennsylvania's natural gas drilling boom is wading into gubernatorial politics and attacking proposals to raise taxes on the industry. The Marcellus Shale Coalition issued a Thursday ...

Catholics Sue over Health Care Law in PA

10.09.13 | Bob Price

The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is suing to block enforcement of the birth control mandate in Obama-care. Facing a Jan. 1 deadline to meet new federal health insurance requirements,  the Diocese says forcing a faith-based ...

Sexual crime a problem for U-S teens

10.08.13 | Bob Price

Almost one in 10 teens today admit to having coerced or forced someone into an unwanted sexual act.  A new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association finds nine percent of youths report having committing some sort of sexual ...

Spanier seeks records in Sandusky case

10.08.13 | Bob Price

Lawyers for former Penn State president Graham Spanier want a judge to force the state attorney general’s office to release documents as he prepares for trial on charges he helped cover up the Jerry Sandusky scandal. Spanier’s lawyers ...

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