Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski declares candidacy for Pennsylvania governor on MSNBC
Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski went on a nationally televised news broadcast this morning to publicly declare his intention to run for Pennsylvania governor. In an interview with MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry, the Democrat said he believes his experience as ...
Easton rally part of national effort supporting Obama on gun control
Easton Mayor Sal Panto Jr. called on Congress to enact universal ... including Republican Sen. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania. A gun owner himself, Panto said he wants to protect the rights of other responsible gun owners and stressed that the most important ...
Mayor of Easton speaks on commuter tax
Easton's mayor is defending the city's plan to increase taxes for city workers who live outside city limits. Northampton County Council opposed Easton's proposed commuter tax last Friday with a vote of 8 - 0. The bill would amend the taxation for non ...
Easton, Pa., Balances Sportsmanship With Gun Control
People who want stronger gun controls rallied across the country Thursday. One demonstration was in Easton, Pa., a small working class city in the eastern part of the state. The mayor urged locals to pressure lawmakers for tougher laws.
Easton mayor signs same sex partner law
Adrian Shanker reported that on June 6, 2011, Easton, PA -- Mayor Sal Panto's stroke of the pen today made Easton the 5th municipality in Pennsylvania to pass a law recognizing same-sex relationships. The law passed unanimously through a bi-partisan City ...