The new Radio PA Roundtable is based on one simple idea: public affairs doesn’t have to be boring! Hosts Brad Christman and Matt Paul mix insightful analysis and commentary with the weekly headlines to provide you with the information you need to become a Capitol insider. Be one step ahead of your friends and colleagues by knowing what’s happening in your state government. Radio PA Roundtable is produced every Friday and is a winner of multiple awards for journalistic excellence, including honors from organizations including the Associated Press, The PA Association of Broadcasters, the National Association of State Radio Networks and many more.

Radio PA Roundtable – November 4-6, 2016

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, it’s a pre-election primer as we preview some of the key races on your ballot. Excerpts of this week’s show were taken from Radio PA’s 2-hour special “Battleground: Pennsylvania.” You can hear that entire program right here on PAMatters.com.

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Radio PA Roundtable – October 28-30, 2016

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, officials from Fayette County have concerns after devastating flooding in their region over the summer; veterans groups tell lawmakers about their needs in the coming years; and the state House of Representatives avoids one big vote in the stretch run of the legislative session.

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Radio PA Roundtable – October 21-23, 2016

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, professors and other faculty at the 14 state-owned universities hit the picket lines this week; and the Secretary of the Commonwealth comes to the defense of election credibility in Pennsylvania.

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Radio PA Roundtable – October 14-16, 2016

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, the final report is out on Childline – the state’s hotline for reporting child abuse and neglect; and this was National Fire Prevention Week…we speak with state Fire Commissioner Tim Solobay about the state of volunteer fire companies and other safety issues.

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Radio PA Roundtable – October 7-9, 2016

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, the countdown continues to an October 19th strike deadline for the faculty at Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities; Governor Tom Wolf addresses Pennsylvania’s rising unemployment figures; and what’s with all the creepy clown sightings in Pennsylvania and other states?

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Radio PA Roundtable – September 30-October 2, 2016

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, Governor Tom Wolf addresses a joint session of the state legislature on the opioid epidemic; a state lawmaker pushes for a first step toward protecting motorists from projectiles thrown from highway overpasses; and Governor Wolf was in our studio this week, talking about the potential strike by faculty at the 14 state-owned universities and efforts by the Pennsylvania State Police to prevent incidents like we’ve seen in Tulsa, Charlotte and other cities across the country.

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Radio PA Roundtable – September 23-25, 2016

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, an ominous update on contract talks between the State System of Higher Education and APSCUF, the union representing the schools’ faculty; a stark reminder of the “See Something, Say Something” mantra; lawmakers talk about the casino license tied to a failed development project in Lawrence County; and the deer management debate continues to rage in Pennsylvania.

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Radio PA Roundtable – September 16-18, 2016

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, legislation to expand OSHA workplace safety laws to the public sector; a tele-town hall scheduled for this week on the opioid crisis; and bringing new attention to the financial side of elder abuse.

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Radio PA Roundtable – September 9-11, 2016

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, a special edition marking the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on America with interviews from the Flight 93 National Memorial in Somerset County.

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Radio PA Roundtable – September 2-5, 2016

On this week’s Radio PA Roundtable, Bruce Beemer becomes Pennsylvania’s new Attorney General; and the NFL makes a major announcement involving Philadelphia.

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