Freshman Focus: Rep. Melissa Shusterman

Freshman Focus: Rep. Melissa Shusterman

Meet Rep. Melissa Shusterman (D-Chester). From the world of MTV, VH1, Food Network, her own film company to the world of Pennsylvania government. How did she get here? Find out in The PLS Reporter's series, Freshman Focus. 

Friday, May 24, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Push to expand state's film tax credit reignites debate over the program's value

Push to expand state's film tax credit reignites debate over the program's value

Want to film your movie or TV show in Pennsylvania? Some lawmakers are trying to make it more enticing for film studios to answer that question with a “yes.”

Sen. Tom Killion (R-Delaware) announced a proposal Monday that would almost double the amount of money allocated for the state’s tax credit for film and TV productions. The current cap on the program sits at $65 million but Killion’s bill would see that rise to $125 million.
Thursday, February 7, 2019/Author: Andrew Bahl
Categories: News and Views
House members propose rule reforms to change how the House runs

House members propose rule reforms to change how the House runs

A group of bipartisan House members joined in the Capitol Media Center Tuesday afternoon to announce a package of rules that they are introducing to help with what they believe will make the House of Representatives more transparent and accountable. 

Tuesday, January 29, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
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