By Alex Lloyd Gross Every now and then a politician comes up with something so stupid you wonder if they thought this bill up while taking drugs. New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney introduced a bill just like that. You can read it for yourself here. Basically, if you are employed by a company this
By Alex Lloyd Gross The Pennsylvania State Senate is scheduled to vote on a gradual raise to the state minimum wage. It is expected to pass and head to the house. This watered down bill does nothing to help the majority of working Pennsylvanians, and Senator Tina Tartaglione, the bill’s sponsor is not happy about
HARRISBURG, Nov. 15 – Bucks County lawmakers applauded the approval of almost $2 million as part of the Department of Community and Economic Development projects for the Neighborhood Assistance Tax Credit Program. The credits will help improve and expand the services offered by Habitat for Humanity, Philabundance and Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania in Bristol
By Alex Lloyd Gross Grumbling around the state capitol have gotten louder. The republican majority are ready to negotiate with Senator Tina Tartagiolne for a minimum wage increase. The Democratic. Senator cancelled a previously scheduled interview on this subject, to make calls. That is a good sign for the lowest paid workers in this state.
By Alex Lloyd Gross It takes a lot be win an elected position and very little to lose it. Patrick McGovern found that out this weekend when he quite his newly elected position as borough councilman before he was sworn in. Patrick McGovern had an alternative Facebook account where he posted what he called “satire”.
By Alex Lloyd Gross Police said a 14 year old girl has been arrested for the brutal murder of Al Chernoff, the beloved animal rescue star who lived on Algon Avenue. What this 14 year old girl was doing in his house at 2:00 AM is still the million dollar question. Speculation was that she
By Alex Lloyd Gross It was no surprise that Mayor James Kenney cruised to a victory over challenger Billy Ciancaglini. “Billy From Philly” got great response from wards in Northeast Philadelphia but other parts of the city went for Kenney, who spent very little money on this election. Kenney is eyeing a run for Governor
By Alex Lloyd Gross In spite of what thehBucks County Web Site is reporting, some local races have been called differently. In Bensalem, democratic Candidates for council Bryan Allen and Angela Cacchio have conceded the race to Ed Kisselback and Joe Knowles, who are incumbents . At Tarranova’s restaurant, Allen and Cacchio stood up and
This will happen after the Eagles game. No reason not to attend. For All Bucks County residents This event will be held at the new LMT community center is on Oxford Valley Road. Kayden’s Korner would like to invite the residents of Bucks County to come out and get to know the 6 candidates
By Alex Lloyd Gross EMS providers are not happy about this bill. It was put forth by Perry Warren (d) Bucks and it just came out of committee. Anyone affiliated with public safety is against this in it’s present form as this bill, as written could cause EMS providers to close or curtail their services.