Jake Corman http://wesa.fm en Senator: Small Games Rollout 'Worse Than Obamacare' http://wesa.fm/post/senator-small-games-rollout-worse-obamacare <p>What if you threw a gambling party and nobody came? State lawmakers are nervous they’re about to find out.<br /><br />Small games of chance were legalized in Pennsylvania bars and taverns last fall, and the licensing process began in late January. But applications for licenses aren’t rolling in.</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 21:35:40 +0000 Mary Wilson 24671 at http://wesa.fm Details Scarce as Senate GOP Wrangles Votes on Liquor Bill http://wesa.fm/post/details-scarce-senate-gop-wrangles-votes-liquor-bill <p>State Senate Republicans are expected to offer their own counter-proposal to the House's plan to phase out state wine and spirits stores and privatize the state's wholesale operation.<br><br>But details of the proposal are still under wraps. When asked for a status update on the bill, Senate Appropriations Chairman Jake Corman (R-Centre) said, with a laugh, "That's a great question."<br> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 20:58:27 +0000 Mary Wilson 11615 at http://wesa.fm