Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Daily Briefing, 7/6/2011

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

In Allentown, J.D. Eckman, Inc., was fined for safety violations related to the collapse of a trench on the Linden Street Bridge in Allentown that killed one.  There is great news for the Sands Bethlehem, which saw a 60% increase in revenue in June 2011 compared to June 2010.  In Bethlehem, Mayor Callahan signed an ordinance into law that establishes a Human Relations Committee.

In state-wide news, Senator Casey raised $1.3 million last quarter and now has $3.1 million on hand.

A Morning Call story reviews the possible effects of free trade deals on jobs in Pennsylvania.  President Obama will host a Twitter town hall later today.

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

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