Freshman Focus: Rep. Joe Hohenstein

Freshman Focus: Rep. Joe Hohenstein

Rep. Joe Hohenstein (D-Philadelphia) joined The PLS Reporter for our series "Freshman Focus". Find out what his goals are, why he decided to run and what he likes to do in his spare time. 

Monday, February 4, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Freshman Focus: Sen. Kristin Phillips-Hill

Freshman Focus: Sen. Kristin Phillips-Hill

Sen. Kristin Phillips Hill (R-York) joined The PLS Reporter for her second time as a freshman lawmaker. Phillips-Hill moved from the House to the Senate following November's elections and she is excited to bring her experience to a larger group of constituents. 

Find out more about Phillips-Hill in her Freshman Focus interview. 

Friday, February 1, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
3 under 3!

3 under 3!

Check out this week's 3 under 3! 

This week legislators called on the General Assembly to pass Marsy's Law for the second time, Governor Wolf unveiled his plan to raise the minimum wage, and The American Lung Association released its 17th "State of Tobacco Control" report. 

Friday, February 1, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
American Lung Association releases its 17th "State of Tobacco Control" report

American Lung Association releases its 17th "State of Tobacco Control" report

The PLS Reporter sat down this week with Sarah Lawver, Advocacy Director for the American Lung Association, to discuss the group's latest "State of Tobacco Control" report. 

The report issues grades to states based on efforts to reduce and prevent tobacco use. In every category but one, Pennsylvania received a failing grade.

Thursday, January 31, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Freshman Focus: Rep. Michael Puskaric

Freshman Focus: Rep. Michael Puskaric

Meet Rep. Michael Puskaric (R-Allegheny) from the 39th district. Puskaric decided to run when he saw that the 39th district was falling behind in business development and he feels he can bring a renewed focus back to business development. 

Find out what other goals Puskaric wants to focus on, why he never envisioned himself in this position and more. 

Wednesday, January 30, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
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