A new contract must adhere to the Healthy Terminals Act, but SBN correspondent Steve Lubetkin reports that the union says contract talks have stalled.
As President Joe Biden convenes a virtual Leaders Summit on Climate this week, SBN Correspondent Steve Lubetkin reports on how a renewed focus on climate may affect Pennsylvania.
ALBANY, NY (SBN) — In November of 2022, New York voters will have the chance to approve the largest Environmental Bond Act in the history…
Hear more about New York State’s new COVID guidelines for schools in this radio news report from SBN correspondent Steve Lubetkin.
Farmers and conservationists are praising a bill introduced in the Pennsylvania Senate that would bring funding to stop agricultural runoff from polluting rivers and streams….
HARRISBURG, PA (SBN) — A judge has set September 9th as the tentative trial date for a lawsuit that claims the General Assembly has violated…
Hearing specialists say people have delayed seeking treatment because of COVID, reports SBN correspondent Steve Lubetkin.
Some lawmakers want to add an amendment known as a “Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights” to Pennsylvania’s state Constitution, but fiscal experts say it would cripple the state’s ability to respond to its residents’ needs. But critics say TABOR would block the state from addressing critical issues, from crumbling infrastructure and inequities in education funding to property-tax relief.
Advocates for people with disabilities say the cap New York put on Medicaid spending in 2011 doesn’t keep pace with growing health-care needs and they’re urging lawmakers to finally repeal it. SBN correspondent Steve Lubetkin reports on the issue.
In this special report, SBN’s Steve Lubetkin describes concerns raised by the New York state teachers union president and a multigenerational family advocate about keeping families safe as schools return to face-to-face education.