John Hanger http://wesa.fm en Hanger Out of Democratic Race for PA Governor http://wesa.fm/post/hanger-out-democratic-race-pa-governor <p>John Hanger has withdrawn as a Democratic candidate for Pennsylvania Governor. The former Secretary of the PA Dept. of Environmental Protection made the decision official Thursday morning.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 14:49:00 +0000 Mark Nootbaar 25791 at http://wesa.fm Hanger Calls on Corbett to Beef Up Regulation of Trains Carrying Bakken Crude Oil http://wesa.fm/post/hanger-calls-corbett-beef-regulation-trains-carrying-bakken-crude-oil <p>In the early hours of Monday morning, a train traveling from Chicago derailed over the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia.</p><p>Six of the seven derailed cars carried crude oil from the Bakken formation in North Dakota, a substance that the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration said is <a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-01-02/bakken-crude-more-dangerous-to-ship-than-other-oil-u-s-.html">more dangerous</a> than other types of crude oil.</p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 20:31:15 +0000 Liz Reid 23130 at http://wesa.fm Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate John Hanger Releases Agenda for Women http://wesa.fm/post/democratic-gubernatorial-candidate-john-hanger-releases-agenda-women <p>Self-described Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Hanger has released his <a href="http://www.hangerforgovernor.com/an_agenda_for_pennsylvania_women">policy agenda for women</a>, which includes initiatives to expand healthcare, close the wage gap, legalize same-sex marriage, and protect women from domestic and sexual violence.</p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:28:00 +0000 Liz Reid 18622 at http://wesa.fm