DePasquale announces audit of contract to revamp statewide radio system

DePasquale announces audit of contract to revamp statewide radio system

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale held a press conference Thursday morning where he shared his anger and annoyance towards the failing statewide radio system that Pennsylvania State Police and first responders have been using. 

DePasquale stated that he will soon be starting an audit of the contract for the statewide radio system.

Thursday, May 3, 2018/Author: Kara Barmoy
Conflict-of-interest bill not targeted at single legislator, says sponsor

Conflict-of-interest bill not targeted at single legislator, says sponsor

The House State Government Committee Tuesday passed House Bill 1970, which bans legislators from serving as a solicitor in a municipality or school district. Though it likely only affects one sitting legislator, its sponsor denied it was a targeted measure.

Thursday, May 3, 2018/Author: Taylor Allen
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Committee mulls request for special session on fire and EMS issues

Committee mulls request for special session on fire and EMS issues

House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee chairman Stephen Barrar (R-Delaware) offered an unusual coda to an otherwise routine committee meeting Wednesday: should the legislature hold a special session to deal with the decline in volunteer firefighters throughout Pennsylvania?

Thursday, May 3, 2018/Author: Mike Howells
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