Radio Features

November 2017

The Pennsylvania Senate has adopted a resolution designating November 2017 as “Epilepsy Awareness Month.” Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Mario Scavello of Monroe County. 11/24/17
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Legislation to benefit owners of recreational vehicles is now before the Pennsylvania Senate for consideration. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator John Gordner of Columbia County. 11/22/17
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The Pennsylvania Senate has adopted a resolution designating the month of November as Homecare and Hospice Month. Hanson Quickel reports from the state Capitol with Senator Michele Brooks of Mercer County. 11/21/17
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An initiative to excuse student absence for participation in veteran’s events or funerals has been approved unanimously by the Pennsylvania Senate. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Bob Mensch of Montgomery County. 11/20/17
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The Pennsylvania Senate has approved legislation that would allow municipal police to use radar as a means of speed enforcement. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Randy Vulakovich of Allegheny County. 11/17/17
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The Pennsylvania Senate took time to recognize the hard work of nurse practitioners with the passage of a resolution this week. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Camera Bartolotta of Washington County. 11/16/17
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The Senate State Government Committee held a public hearing at the state Capitol (Tuesday) on legislation that would reform the way the lieutenant governor is elected in Pennsylvania. Hanson Quickel has the details from Harrisburg with Senator David Argall of Schuylkill County. 11/15/17
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The Senate has adopted a resolution recognizing November 14th as “World Diabetes Day” in Pennsylvania. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Scott Martin of Lancaster County. 11/14/17
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The Senate Judiciary Committee held a public hearing (Monday) on the issue of immunizing the child victims of human trafficking from criminal prosecution. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Stewart Greenleaf of Montgomery County. 11/13/17
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State Senator John Rafferty (R-44) delivers a Veterans Day message from the Senate floor. 11/10/17
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Legislation to expand the scope and impact of the Veterans Registry within the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs is in position for a Senate floor vote in the near future. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Randy Vulakovich of Allegheny County. 11/9/17
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The Pennsylvania Senate has approved legislation that addresses opioid abuse and escalating costs under worker’s comp. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Don White of Indiana County. 11/8/17
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On Tuesday, voters will have an opportunity to change the Pennsylvania Constitution. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator David Argall of Schuylkill County. 11/6/17
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Legislation to help support Pennsylvania’s military facilities has been approved by the Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Randy Vulakovich of Allegheny County. 11/3/17
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Legislation to implement performance based budgeting has been signed into law by the governor. Hanson Quickel reports from the state Capitol with Senator Bob Mensch of Montgomery County. 11/2/17
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Legislation to establish a Women’s Veterans’ Health Care task force is now before the Pennsylvania Senate for consideration. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Randy Vulakovich of Allegheny County. 11/1/17
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