Radio Features

September 2020

The impact of COVID-19 on veteran’s clubs and charitable organizations was discussed at a Senate Majority Policy Committee roundtable in Shippensburg this week (Tuesday). Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Doug Mastriano of Franklin County. 9/18/20
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The Pennsylvania EMS Provider Foundation held their annual EMS Memorial Day service at the state Capitol this week (Monday). Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Mike Regan of Cumberland County. 9/17/20
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The Pennsylvania Senate has approved legislation that permits the calling of expert witnesses in cases of domestic violence and sex trafficking. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Wayne Langerholc of Cambria County. 9/16/20
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Young victims of sexual assault would be protected against the possibility of having to attend school with their attackers under a bill approved by the Pennsylvania Senate. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Scott Martin of Lancaster County. 9/15/20
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A measure requiring public notice of information breaches is now before the Pennsylvania Senate for consideration. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Dan Laughlin of Erie County. 9/11/20
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The Pennsylvania Senate has approved legislation intended to provide expanded broadband access in the Commonwealth.  Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Wayne Langerholc of Cambria County. 9/10/20
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A rally was held at the state Capitol (Tuesday) to support revisions to Pennsylvania’s Steer Clear Law. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Kim Ward of Westmoreland County. 9/9/20
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The Pennsylvania Department of Health’s proposed COVID-19 tracing app will be the focus of a public hearing in Harrisburg next week. Hanson Quickel reports from the state Capitol with Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill of York County. 9/4/20
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Two Senate Republicans are proposing revisions to Pennsylvania’s Steer Clear Law. Hanson Quickel has the details from the state Capitol. 9/3/20
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Legislation to help local governments and school districts address fiscal challenges and infrastructure obligations has been introduced in Harrisburg.  Hanson Quickel has the details with Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill of York County. 9/2/20
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Legislation intended to make pandemic planning a central feature of state policy has been introduced by Senator Lisa Baker of Luzerne County. Hanson Quickel reports from the state Capitol. 9/1/20
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August 2020

Legislation to help protect citizens across the Commonwealth from dangerous criminals is now before the state Senate for consideration this fall. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Elder Vogel of Beaver County. 8/31/20
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The Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee held a public hearing in Pittsburgh to receive testimony on the governor’s proposal to have Pennsylvania join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Gene Yaw of Lycoming County. 8/28/20
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The Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee held a public hearing in Pike County this week (Monday) on fire and EMS issues. Hanson Quickel reports from Harrisburg with Senator Mike Regan of Cumberland County. 8/27/20
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Small businesses impacted by COVID-19 would receive some critical assistance under legislation proposed at the state Capitol. Hanson Quickel has the details from Harrisburg. 8/26/20
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Legislation that would help many struggling Pennsylvania families with overdue utility bills has been introduced by Senator Tom Killion of Delaware County. Hanson Quickel has details from the state Capitol. 8/25/20
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