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May 13, 2018, Face the State, Rep. Sheryl Delozier

State Rep. Sheryl Delozier joins Face the State this week. Rep. Delozier begins by discussing Pennsylvania's definition of a victim. Her legislation, House Bill 1806, would "amend the definition of victim in the state’s restitution law to include all crime victims, not just individuals." Rep. Delozier's bill passed the House in October 2017 and is sitting in the Senate. Rep. Delozier also discusses medical marijuana, last year's budget, as well as the 2018-19 budget. When it comes to the budget, Rep. Delozier says we need everyone at the table seeking compromise.   

May 6, 2018, Face the State, Julie Wheeler

Julie Wheeler, Republican candidate for the 28th state Senate seat, is this week's guest on Face the State. Julie discusses her views on medical marijuana, her 30 years of business experience, her upbringing and York County roots, and much more. Julie cites overregulation and high taxes as a couple of principal reasons she's running for the state Senate. 

April 22, 2018, Face the State, Judith McCormick Higgins, Shawn Mauck

Democratic State Senate candidates Judith McCormick Higgins and Shawn Mauck join Face the State this week. McCormick Higgins and Mauck are candidates for the 28th Senatorial District. McCormick Higgins says she has proven that she's on the side of taxpayers. Charlie asks McCormick Higgins about her plan to win the primary and general elections. Mauck cites his mayoral experience and working in the Auditor General's office, he also says he never voted for a tax increase as mayor and vetoed the last proposal. Much more is discussed, enjoy!

April 29, 2018, Face the State, Rep. Joe Markosek

Pennsylvania House Democratic Appropriations Chairman Joe Markosek joins Face the State this week. Charlie asks Rep. Markosek about transportation, specifically funding for the Pennsylvania State Police, as well as tolling interstates and Act 89. About two-thirds of the State Police budget comes from the motor license fund and were siphoning money from there to fund the State Police, explains Chairman Markosek. Many other topics are discussed - enjoy this week's episode!

April 15, 2018, Face the State, Sen. Mike Regan

State Sen. Mike Regan joins Face the State this week. Topics discussed include school safety, arming teachers, performance based budgeting, and more. Charlie asks Sen. Regan about Pennsylvania shifting to a part-time legislature. Sen. Regan responds that constituents have been conditioned  to have constant access to their state elected officials, but he could support the idea and indicates he voted to downsize the legislature. Charlie also asks Sen. Regan about the General Assembly's appetite for additional taxation on natural gas extraction.