Point/Counterpoint: Eichelberger and Leach discuss views on bill to eliminate statutory protection of teacher paid time off

Point/Counterpoint: Eichelberger and Leach discuss views on bill to eliminate statutory protection of teacher paid time off

Sen. John Eichelberger (R-Blair) and Sen. Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery) joined The PLS Reporter for separate interviews where they discussed their different views on SB 229, a bill that would remove statutory protections for public school teachers' paid time off.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Sen. Corman speaks out on Gov. Wolf's new budget proposal

Sen. Corman speaks out on Gov. Wolf's new budget proposal

Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-Centre) jointed other Senate Republican leaders to share his thoughts on Gov. Wolf's new budget proposal. 

Tuesday, February 7, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
New bill introduced to help reduce opioid abuse

New bill introduced to help reduce opioid abuse

Dr. Patrick Smith, President of the Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society joined legislators where they unveiled SB 299 and HB 253  which will ensure that when physicians prescribe medications they are delivered in the most effective and safe manner. 

New techniques to reduce patients need for opioids when it comes to pain management was also discussed.
Monday, February 6, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Freshman Focus: Representative Anita Kulik (D-Allegheny)

Freshman Focus: Representative Anita Kulik (D-Allegheny)

Meet Rep. Anita Kulik (D-Allegheny). The PLS Reporter sat down with Rep. Kulik to find out what committees she is serving on, what her goals are, and what she does in her spare time. 

Friday, February 3, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Gov. Wolf announces increases in Medicaid expansion

Gov. Wolf announces increases in Medicaid expansion

Gov. Tom Wolf was joined by Human Services Secretary Ted Dallas, Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller, and Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks)  to announce that the medicaid expansion has reached 700,000 Pennsylvanians.

Thursday, February 2, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
RSS
First567891011121314Last