Montgomery County Commissioner Chairman, Josh Shapiro was a member of Governor Wolf’s Transition Team. Former County Commissioner, Leslie Richards, is now the PennDOT Secretary, and in an effort to fill the office of State Treasurer, Governor Wolf has again looked to Montgomery County to fill a role in state government.
LaSalle Political Science Professor and Templeton Fellow and Co-Chair of Templeton’s Center for the Study of Terrorism, Ed Turzanski, says during the nuclear talks with Iran, President Obama didn’t seem to put Iranian officials on the defensive.
State Senator Bob Mensch has crafted a bill to allow the sale of lottery tickets in State Stores. Mensch says, the bill calls for sales of lottery tickets at the counter and by way of the new lottery machines.