PA House Passes Budget Bill; Audio ExcerptFacing a Thursday deadline, the state House – as expected — has passed a bi-partisan budget plan . But the fate of the spending plan remains uncertain in the Senate, and with Governor Wolf. Montgomery County Republican Kate Harper spoke in favor of the spending plan passed by the House. “We’ve never had a perfect budget in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and this one’s not perfect,” Harper said. “But it’s not bad.”
Sixers Reportedly Plan To Target Harrison Barnes In Free Agency; Audio ExcerptWith a central piece now in place in Ben Simmons, the Sixers are planning to turn their efforts toward building a team around the No. 1 overall pick. According to an ESPN report, the team might have a name in mind to add to the fold in Warriors forward Harrison Barnes. The restricted free agent is 24-years-old and is set to garner a max deal on the market. The North Carolina product averaged 11.7 points per game during his 4th NBA season and shot 38.3 percent from beyond the arc.
Montco Residents Raise Their Concerns Over Water Quality At Information Session; Audio ExcerptMore than one thousand people gathered at Upper Moreland High School Tuesday night for a meeting concerning water contamination surrounding three current and former military facilities in Bucks and Montgomery Counties.
Security Remains Tight At Philly International Following Terror Attack In Turkey; Audio ExcerptSecurity at Philadelphia International Airport remains tight following the attack overseas in Turkey. Uniformed Philadelphia Police officers patrolling, Explosive Detection K-9 Team making the rounds, as usual officials say there’s a heightened state of security here at Philly International.
Poll: Clinton And Trump Run Neck-And-NeckThe survey shows Clinton getting 42 percent of likely voters, to Trump’s 40 percent.
Digital Brief: June 29, 2016 (AM)Brooke Thomas has the Wednesday morning Digital Brief.