VIDEO: Newer Perspectives with Rep. Jim Christiana

VIDEO: Newer Perspectives with Rep. Jim Christiana

Rep. Jim Christiana (R-Beaver) joined The PLS Reporter for our latest ongoing series: Newer Perspectives, where we sit down with the legislators who are 35 or younger to see what they bring to the legislature and how their views might be different than their more veteran colleagues.

Friday, November 3, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Sec. Topper discusses GO-TIME savings and successes

Sec. Topper discusses GO-TIME savings and successes

On Wednesday morning Secretary of the Department of General Services Curt Topper discussed the details of how his agency reduced government spending on goods and services over the last two years, saving around $143 million. 


Governor Wolf created the Governor’s Office of Transformation, Innovation, Management and Efficiency (GO-TIME) in 2015 to improve government operations and services.

Thursday, November 2, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Dr. Rachel Levine announces launch of new Medical Marijuana Patient and Caregiver Registry

Dr. Rachel Levine announces launch of new Medical Marijuana Patient and Caregiver Registry

Acting Secretary of Health, Dr. Rachel Levine, spoke at the Capitol Wednesday morning to discuss the launch of the Medical Marijuana Patient and Caregiver Registry. 

Patients and caregivers are now able to go to a state-run website and register to participate in the medical marijuana program.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
New Media Campaign launched to help Pennsylvanians understand new health insurance options

New Media Campaign launched to help Pennsylvanians understand new health insurance options

On Thursday afternoon, Acting Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman announced a new media campaign that has been created to help Pennsylvanians understand new health insurance options during open enrollment, which is now November 1 through December 15th.

Thursday, October 26, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
VIDEO: Rep. Saccone's new bills would remove license suspensions for non-driving offenses

VIDEO: Rep. Saccone's new bills would remove license suspensions for non-driving offenses

The Clean Slate Act has gained attention across Pennsylvania by offering people with certain types of misdemeanors the chance for courts to seal their records, after which they would be available to law enforcement but not the general public.  

Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny) introduced two bills that would add onto the Clean Slate Act by helping people with criminal records by removing the license suspensions for non-driving offenses.

Thursday, October 26, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
RSS
12345678910Last