Longest Serving University of Scranton President Dies

03.01.17 | Bob Price

Reverend Joseph Panuska, the University of Scranton's longest serving president, has died. Father Panuska died Tuesday afternoon in Philadelphia. He was 89-years-old. Father Panuska was the 22nd president of the University of Scranton. He...

Turzai: Pa. budget process isn't sustainable

03.01.17 | Bob Price

As the General Assembly begins another budget season, it's time to admit that Pennsylvania needs to overhaul state government. In the midst of a 21st-century economy driven by new technology and fundamental changes in the markets, we are still...

Public defenders call for increased state budget funding

03.01.17 | Bob Price

Public defenders are calling Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's state funding proposal a Band-Aid solution to funding gaps for their offices. A coalition of county leaders, clergy and national criminal defense groups Tuesday urged Cuomo to increase...

New York governor enters fight to outlaw child marriage

03.01.17 | Bob Price

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is lending executive muscle to the movement that would outlaw child marriage in the state.  Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul announced at a cabinet meeting Tuesday Cuomo is advancing a plan to increase the minimum age to...