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One hundred days has been an important political milestone for at least a couple of centuries. It was first used to define the period between Napoleon's return to Paris after his escape from exile and his abdication following his defeat at Waterloo.

Closer to home it's been a description of the special session of Congress from March 9, 1933, to June 16, 1933, when Franklin Roosevelt pushed through legislation designed to offset the devastating effects of The Great Depression.

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July 22, 2018, Face the State, State Rep. Carol Hill-Evans

State Representative Carol Hill-Evans is the July 22, 2018, guest on “Face the State.” Rep. Hill-Evans discusses the ‘Clean Slate’ legislation, which “automatically will seal misdemeanor, non-violent criminal records after 10 years if there is no other criminal arrest within that time. Arrests without convictions will be immediately sealed if there is no ongoing prosecution.”

Rep. Hill-Evans also discusses the gender wage gap, raising the minimum wage, and many other issues.

Rep. Hill-Evans was elected to the state legislature on Nov. 8, 2016, to represent the 95th Legislative District in York County.

July 15, 2018, Face the State, State Treasurer Joe Torsella

State Treasurer kicks-off this week’s “Face the State” discussing Pennsylvania adding $22 million to its rainy day fund. And notes that “no budget is perfect.” Treasurer Torsella also discusses short-term borrowing and the state’s long-term fiscal issues.

As the treasurer of Pennsylvania, Torsella oversees an office of 360 employees, which protects nearly $100 billion in state assets – read more at