Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Daily Briefing, 7/19/2011

Good morning everyone!  Here is today's Daily Briefing.

Rich Daugherty, Chairman of the Lehigh County Democratic Committee, has said he will challenge Charlie Dent for the 15th Congressional District.  A heat wave is expected to hit the Valley for the rest of the week.  Upper Macungie is considering withdrawing from the Berks Lehigh regional police department.

A panel established by Governor Corbett came out with its recommendations yesterday to generate $2.7 billion for roads and bridges.

In Britain, the Murdoch will be testifying in front of British Parliament on Tuesday in the wake of the phone hacking scandal.  According to some reports, Rupert Murdoch may be considering stepping down in the wake of the scandal.  The House of Representatives will vote later today on the proposed "cut, cap and balance" plan, sponsored by Tea Party-Republicans.

That's it for now!  Have a good one and we'll see you later.

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