January 19, 2012: Electric Reliability


A testifier from Community Legal Services talks about how programs aimed at putting Pennsylvanians back to work were cut in Gov. Corbett's state budget.

A group from the Public Utility Commission testified on electric reliability before the House Democratic Policy Committee.

Rep. Dom Costa, D-Allegheny, asks a question about the number of unionized service workers in Pennsylvania's large cities.

Rep. Tom Caltagirone, D-Berks, chaired the committee hearing at the state Capitol.


House Labor Relations Committee Chairman Bill Keller, who co-chaired the HDPC hearing on jobs, asks a question regarding job growth in the Commonwealth.

Rep. Maria Donatucci, D-Phila./Del., asks a question regarding advanced preparations for restoring energy to seniors following a storm.

A representative from the Philadelphia AFL-CIO speaks about the union's national plan to spur job growth in the U.S.

Rep. Dante Santoni, D-Berks, asks a question of some residents who were without power for several days following October 2011’s snowstorm.