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Montco GOP Head Hopeful a ‘Good Candidate’ Will Emerge to Succeed Rep. Gerlach

Congressman Jim Gerlach’s announcement that he will not seek re-election to a seventh two-year term in the US House is expected to set off a mad scramble for his seat.

01/07/2014

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Montco GOP Vote Set To Replace Former Party Leader, Now Under Arrest

One week after former chairman Bob Kerns was charged with drugging and raping a female employee who worked at his North Wales law firm, committee members will come together to choose a new chairman.

12/03/2013

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GOP State Lawmakers Hope To Roadblock Tolling of Rt. 422 in Montco

There’s nothing right now that indicates tolling the road is imminent, but Pennsylvania state representative Mike Vereb wants to shut the door before that discussion heats up again.

10/24/2013

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Pa. Lawmakers Urge Norristown To Overturn Its Rule Limiting 911 Calls By Renters

The ordinance calls for financial penalties for a landlord who has a tenant who calls police at least three times during a four-month period.

04/30/2013

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New Law Would Give Crime Victims A Greater Voice With Parole Board

“What this bill does is it shows that the weight of a victim’s testimony is heavy,” Pennsylvania attorney general Kathleen Kane said.

03/07/2013

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Parole Board To Meet With Family Of Woman Killed By Husband Days Before He’s Set To Be Released From Prison

The Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole will finally hear from the family of Ellen Robb. Her husband, former Penn Professor Rafael Robb, bludgeoned her to death more than six years ago.

01/18/2013

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Pa. Lawmaker Takes On Controversial Parole of Upper Merion Wife-Killer

State representative Mike Vereb calls the planned release later this month of Rafael Robb “unconscionable,” “a travesty,” and “mockery of justice.”

01/17/2013

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Child Athletes Getting Screened For Heart Health as New Pa. Law Kicks In

It was an unusual sight at Upper Dublin High School on Sunday, as hundreds of student athletes showed up for EKGs.

09/23/2012

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Pennsylvania Gov. Corbett Signs Law To Educate About Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett was at Visitation Blessed Virgin Mary Elementary School in Montgomery County Wednesday to sign legislation designed to save the lives of student athletes across the Commonwealth.

05/30/2012

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Pennsylvania State House Passes Bills Tackling Problem Of Kids Left In Cars At Casinos

The house passed bills prohibiting anyone from leaving a child under the age of 14 unattended in a car on casino controlled property and requiring casinos to post signs warning of penalties for doing so.

12/06/2011

Stigall Show Log 9.15.11

Chris reviews the latest jobs speech by the President and rumors of a long ago fling by Sarah Palin. He talks to Pennsylvania State Rep. Mike Vereb about a putting tolls on Rt. 422, Steve Goreham about Al Gore’s 24 hour climate webcast, and State Senator Domenic Pileggi about his plan to redistribute the way Electoral Votes are handed out during Presidential Elections.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/15/2011

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Proposed Plan to Toll Route 422 Presented In Royersford Tuesday Night

Tuesday night, at Pope John Paul High School in Royersford, the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission will present its plan to toll Route 422 to the public.

09/13/2011

Fight Over Toll On Route 422 Heats Up In Pennsylvania

On Thursday, a group of local state lawmakers spoke out against a plan to toll the Route 422, which runs from King of Prussia to Pottstown and is known for notoriously long morning and evening delays.

06/09/2011

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New Website Allows Pennsylvania Gaming Board Employees To File Internal Complaints

In response to complaints about a dysfunctional environment at the Gaming Control Board, Republican state lawmakers have launched a whistleblower website for board employees.

04/16/2011

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Proposed Bill Would Expand Self-Defense Rights

A bill headed to Governor Rendell’s desk would expand the right to use lethal force in self-defense in Pennsylvania. The measure would also strengthen the state’s Megan’s Law.

11/16/2010

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