Freshman Focus: Ryan Aument (R-Lancaster)

Freshman Focus: Ryan Aument (R-Lancaster)

Meet Sen. Ryan Aument (R-Lancaster). Although he's not new to the Pennsylvania General Assembly, find out why this former House member ran for the state Senate and what he hopes to accomplish. 

Monday, December 15, 2014/Author: Alanna Koll

UPDATED: The Wolf Transition Team - Mapped

Updated 12/12 - The PLS Reporter has mapped out the localities of the Wolf Administration's Transition Team. 

The latest update includes the localities of the Review Team Leads, and an improved maps overall.

Friday, December 12, 2014/Author: Mike Howells
Categories: News and Views

Rendell-era administration officials headline Wolf transition review team leads

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf Thursday announced the heads of his transition review teams, with four of the named transition team leads being former Rendell cabinet secretaries.

According to the governor-elect, these individuals “will review state agencies and provide insight into issues that will allow me to have the knowledge necessary to hit the ground running on January 20."

Thursday, December 11, 2014/Author: The PLS Reporter
Categories: News and Views
Freshman Focus: Parke Wentling (R-Crawford)

Freshman Focus: Parke Wentling (R-Crawford)

Meet Rep. Parke Wentling (R-Crawford). He represents the 17th House district. Watch and find out why he ran for office, what makes his district so interesting, and about his cycling trip across the country. 

Thursday, December 11, 2014/Author: Alanna Koll

In face of pro-labor opposition, so-called "paycheck protection" likely key issue in upcoming session

“Paycheck protection” legislation is a lot like a platypus. It’s comparable to a lot of other things, but it’s not exactly like any of them, and it does not always get a lot of attention outside those passionate about it.

With the issue sure to draw renewed attention by the legislature in the coming session, The PLS Reporter takes a look at so-called paycheck protection and talks to the key players both for and against the concept.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014/Author: Josh Levy
Categories: News and Views