Freshman Focus: Rep. Todd Polinchock

Freshman Focus: Rep. Todd Polinchock

Rep. Todd Polinchock (R-Bucks) used to joke and tell people, "Don't mess with me, I'm a scientist," while in college as a political science major, and while he never became a scientist, he did land a seat in the House of Representatives. 

Find out more about him in The PLS Reporter's series, Freshman Focus. 

Monday, April 22, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Briggs bill to ban foam takeout containers

Briggs bill to ban foam takeout containers

Rep. Tim Briggs (D-Montgomery) spoke with The PLS Reporter about his legislation, House Bill 627, which would prohibit food places from using foam takeout containers. 
Monday, April 22, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Freshman Focus: Rep. Kristine Howard

Freshman Focus: Rep. Kristine Howard

Meet Rep. Kristine Howard (D-Chester). Her district is concerned with issues of education and safe environments and she hopes to focus on those and more while she is in office. 

Find out more in The PLS Reporter's video series, Freshman Focus. 

Friday, April 19, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Philadelphia
3 under 3!

3 under 3!

In this week's 3 under 3, legislators joined Fair Districts PA to speak out against gerrymandering, Democratic lawmakers pushed to reexamine use-of-force guidelines for lawmakers and Attorney General Josh Shapiro revealed findings from the grand jury investigations that look into the state’s Medical Assistance program.

Check out the video for more information. 

Thursday, April 18, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Tags: 3 under 3
DePasquale and Deluca unveil School Board and Administration Financial Reform Package

DePasquale and Deluca unveil School Board and Administration Financial Reform Package

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale and Rep. Tony Deluca (D-Allegheny) joined together today to unveil a package of legislation known as the School Board and Administration Financial Reform Package.

The bills would help keep Pennsylvania school districts from future financial mishaps that force Pennsylvania taxpayers from bailing them out.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
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