A weekly talk show about people in the Mon Valley area of Pittsburgh

A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).

Two Rivers, 30 Minutes for July 30, 2021

07-30-2021

Topic: New state legislator reflects on local priorities

Guest: State Rep. Nick Pisciottano

How topic discussed: State Rep. Nick Pisciotanno ran for office for the first time during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. How did he conduct his campaign and what did people in his district urge him to focus on? What aspects of serving in the general assembly have surprised him so far? What is the importance of transportation and transit infrastructure to his Mon Valley district? In the wake of U.S. Steel's decision to cancel $1.2 billion in investment in its Mon Valley Works, what can local legislators do to encourage manufacturing to continue in the Pittsburgh area?

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