Our hope is to alert readers to the important interviews and insights that each show in their region offers.
This week we tackle “Election Stress” plus a new tax that could hit you hard in the New Year.
Face the State
Robb, Charlie and Tony will preview the big races.
With the election just days away, host Matt O’Donnell and our Insiders take a look at the Franklin & Marshall College Poll to see who’s in the lead for the Presidential and PA Senate races. Also, the Insiders discuss how each candidate will effect the country’s political system if they take office. Catch the Inside Story…Sunday at 11:30 on 6abc.
Newsmaker: G. Terry Madonna – F&M College Poll
KD/PG Sunday Edition
This Sunday morning at 8:30 a.m., on KDKA-TV’s “KD/PG Sunday Edition”, with KDKA-TV News Anchor Ken Rice and David Shribman, Executive Editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:
On this week’s program:
With two days left, until the end of Campaign 2016, we’ll view the final push for votes, with Richard Trumka — President of the AFL-CIO (former President of the United Mine Workers Union, and a Nemacolin, Pennsylvania native), who is supporting Democrats Hillary Clinton and Katie McGinty (candidate for U.S. Senate) – and Republican State Senator Kim Ward – from Pennsylvania’s 39th District (Westmoreland County),and a supporter of Republicans Donald J. Trump and U.S. Senator Patrick Toomey.
Please join Ken Rice and David Shribman – for the “KD/PG Sunday Edition”, Sunday morning at 8:30 a.m., on KDKA-TV!
WGAL Channel 8 (Harrisburg and Lancaster) Sunday, November 6th at 11:30 a.m.
WBPH (Lehigh Valley and Philadelphia) Monday, November 7th at 8:30 p.m.
WKBS 47 (Altoona) Saturday, November 11th at 9:30 a.m.
WPCB 40 (Pittsburgh) Saturday, November 11th at 9:30 a.m.
This week’s Pennsylvania Newsmakers features journalists John Micek of Patriot News/PennLive, and Brad Christman of Radio PA, for a final preview of the election. Then, joining host Terry Madonna are Mike Wishnow, Senior Vice President of the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association, and Anna May Nauss, CEO of AmeriChoice Federal Credit Union, to discuss how consumers can protect themselves from holiday scams. Link here.
This week we give you a glimpse into just two of the major initiatives that PMA participates in to ensure Pennsylvania’s competitiveness amongst states and nations. First, PMA was a proud partner of the US Global Leadership Coalition event featuring Congressman Scott Perry, Lieutenant General Henry P. Osman, former Pennsylvania Governor Mark Schweiker, and several other notable speakers. David N. Taylor is then joined in the studio for a newsmaker interview with former Pennsylvania Congressman Jim Gerlach, now the President and CEO of BIPAC – the Business and Industry Political Action Committee based in Washington, DC, to learn more about their programs and their initiative called the Pennsylvania Prosperity Project.
The Sunday Business Page
This Sunday morning at 6:30 a.m., on KDKA-TV’s “The Sunday Business Page”, with KDKA-TV’s Money & Politics Editor, Jon Delano:
On this week’s broadcast:
Downtown Pittsburgh’s restaurant scene is becoming even more international. AMPD Group is replacing the popular Bossa Nova with Social House 7 – which features a full sushi bar and robata grill open-air cooking station. We’ll talk with co-founders Adam and Mike DeSimone – about this new venture.
Then, a $473,677 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services will help Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Science Center form a consortium with similar facilities – to improve science, technology, engineering and math curriculum – or STEM – with programs that will be part of a national model.
We’ll ask Alana Kulesa – the Director of Strategic Education Initiatives, at the Carnegie Science Center – and Bille Pearce Rondinelli, Ed.D. – Superintendent of the South Fayette School District—about this innovative program, and how it will change the lives of students in Southwestern Pennsylvania.
Finally, Scott Waitlevertch – Manager of Government Relations for Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania and Maryland – will join us, to tell you how to qualify for assistance in paying winter heating bills, for what is expected to be a much colder winter, this year. It’s part of the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or – LIHEAP.
Please join Jon Delano, Sunday morning at 6:30 a.m., for “The Sunday Business Page”, on KDKA-TV!