December 13, 2018

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Liz Navratil, December 12, 2018- Six weeks after 11 people died in a shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue, Democratic state Rep. Dan Frankel is seeking co-sponsors for legislation that would allow municipalities or counties to more easily create their own gun laws. Mr. Frankel, whose district …

November 13, 2018

CBS Pittsburgh, Jon Delano, November 12, 2018- After the massacre of 11 worshipers at Tree of Life synagogue, local elected officials want to prevent this from ever happening again. Mayor Peduto alluded to stronger gun control measures at the Rally for Peace last Friday. “Strength is not about how many guns you have,” …

November 13, 2018

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Adam Smeltz, November 11, 2018- Pittsburgh will keep mourning. But it’s time to take action. Mayor Bill Peduto said as much Friday in his Downtown office, shortly after an assembly in Point State Park honored the 11 people killed in the Tree of Life synagogue shooting. His administration is talking with …

October 31, 2018

The Inquirer, Helen Gym and Corey O’Connor, October 31, 2018- The state government of Pennsylvania is holding our workers back. Not only are they failing to ensure decent working conditions for families, they are also preventing cities and local governments from taking action. Philadelphia and Pittsburgh are two cities driving …