Dominic Pileggi

PA Governor Tom Wolf. (Credit: CBS3)

GOP Eyes Window For Action Before Wolf Takes Over

Some Republicans say it’s still possible to enact far-reaching legislation before Democrat Tom Wolf takes office as Pennsylvania’s governor, even though the Legislature is done for the year.

11/15/2014

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Senate Passes Krabbe Disease Screening Bill, Also Known As “Hannah’s Law”

The Senate unanimously passed a Krabbe disease screening bill on Wednesday.

10/08/2014

File Photo (Pa. state senate majority leader Dominic Pileggi, credit: Tony Romeo)

State Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi Responds To Criticism From Senator Scott Wagner

Dom Giordano spoke with State Senator Dominic Pileggi on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about some apparent discord within the ranks of Republicans within the Senate.

10/02/2014

File Photo (Pa. state senate majority leader Dominic Pileggi, credit: Tony Romeo)

Sen. Wagner On Republican Majority Leader Pileggi: ‘He Is Not Capable Of Leading The Party’

State Senator Scott Wagner spoke with both Chris Stigall and Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about a letter he sent to Republican Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi questioning his leadership and relationship with unions.

10/01/2014

Stigall Show Log 10.1.14

Chris discussed the return of the Flyers ice girls, the implementation of the new cigarette tax in Philadelphia, and the Gubernatorial debate between Governor Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf. He talked to State Senator Scott Wagner at 7:20, Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00, and Eagles General Manager Howie Roseman at 8:20.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/01/2014

File Photo (Pa. state senate majority leader Dominic Pileggi, credit: Tony Romeo)

New Bill Intends To Give Drug Overdose ‘Good Samaritan’ Immunity

Gov. Corbett is expected to sign a bill intended to prevent deaths from drug overdoses by giving a break to family members or companions who assist victims.

09/25/2014

File Photo (Pa. state senate majority leader Dominic Pileggi, credit: Tony Romeo)

PA Legislative Leaders Working On No Tax Hike Budget

Majority Republican leaders in the state legislature now say new taxes are no longer part of the discussion.

06/28/2014

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Sen. Pileggi: Republicans’ ‘Record Of Accomplishment Is Long’ In Pa.

Dom Giordano spoke with Pennsylvania State Senator Dominic Pileggi on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT.

04/29/2014

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PA Senate To Discuss Reforming Alcohol Sales

The issue of reforming alcohol sales has run hot and cold in the legislature since the House passed a privatization bill more than a year ago.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/28/2014

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State Senate To Vote On More Money For Philadelphia Schools

It appears another $30 million piece of the Philadelphia schools’ budget puzzle may soon happen.

10/18/2013

(John Dodds of the Philadelphia Unemployment Project addresses marchers outside the Philadelphia office of Gov. Tom Corbett in April.  File photo by Cherri Gregg)

Medicaid Expansion in Pennsylvania Falls By The Wayside In Legislative Tussle

The state Senate inserted Medicaid expansion language into the state welfare code, part of the package of bills to enact the budget, but the House removed it.

07/04/2013

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Pa. Legislature Leaves Philadelphia School Bailout Funds Hanging in Limbo

Final work on the Pennsylvania budget will go into a second week of overtime, and maybe beyond, as the result of differences between the state House and Senate over one of the “companion” bills that make up the state budget package.

07/04/2013

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With Gov. Corbett’s Signature, Philadelphia Traffic Court Is Out Of Business

Effective immediately, Traffic Court functions are under the supervision of Philadelphia Municipal Court, though the complete transition may take weeks or months.

06/19/2013

Bucks County Republican Chuck McIlhinney. (credit: Tony Romeo)

Pa. Senate Tackles Liquor Bill

With less than two weeks before the legislature’s scheduled summer recess, Republican leaders in the GOP-controlled state Senate have taken the wraps off their proposal to reform liquor sales in Pennsylvania.

06/18/2013

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Future of Philadelphia Cigarette Tax Uncertain Despite City Council OK

The vote was unanimous for the new cigarette tax, which would take effect next January and bring an estimated $45 million to city schools. State approval is required.

06/13/2013

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