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New York Republican Congressman Tom Reed is getting behind a proposal to shore up the highway trust fund. But, some Washington Republicans say that plan is bad policy. The people who maintain the roads and bridges we rely upon may soon run out of...
If elected, Tom Wolf, who’s the Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Pennsylvania, says he’d promote transparency at the state Department of Health. The agency was accused by two former employees of trying to muzzle its workers on the...
A law sponsored by New York Senator Charles Schumer became the basis of last week's ruling by the US Supreme Court. It said companies like Hobby Lobby can deny health coverage for contraceptives to employees. Back in 1993 when Schumer served in...
A group of health care professionals are seeking a meeting with Governor Cuomo’s health department, saying they have compiled a compendium of new and on going research  that highlights numerous health risks associated with hydrofracking....
New research shows personality traits often seen as destructive can be quite useful in the workplace.  Lead researcher Seth Spain says his team reviewed volumes of research into human behavior. Charles Compton talked with Spain who found...
Corbett signs budget, vetoes legislative funding HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Gov. Tom Corbett is vetoing millions of dollars from the Legislature's budget and urging lawmakers to make a new effort to address public-sector pensions. The Republican...