Jordan Harris

Rep. Jordan Harris, Dr. Jennifer Caudle, Derrick Lee.
Courtesy of Pennsylvania House of Representatives website, Dr. Jennifer Caudle, Derrick Lee
Flashpoint
April 26, 2020 - 4:00 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about recent efforts to reopen America amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
April 10, 2020 - 2:11 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf used his executive powers on Friday to order the sate's Department of Correction to free some inmates from state prisons amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Those releases could start as early as next week. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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AP News
January 15, 2020 - 3:22 pm
A divided Pennsylvania House voted Wednesday to ban the use of handheld phones for all drivers to make calls, although police would not be allowed to stop motorists for that reason alone. Read more here.
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A man using his phone while driving.
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Tony Romeo
January 15, 2020 - 4:00 am
The state House has voted to tone down a proposed ban on the use of cellphones while driving. Read more here.
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This week's panel includes Pennsylvania Rep. Jordan Harris, Jasmine Sessoms of She Can Win, Philadelphia Councilperson Bill Greenlee and Erika Almiron of Juntos.
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Flashpoint
January 05, 2020 - 12:43 pm
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the many changes implemented in the Philadelphia region in 2019 and the impact going forward. Read more here.
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Cheyney University campus
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Cherri Gregg
November 25, 2019 - 1:04 pm
After years of financial struggle, Cheyney University has turned a corner, and the Middle States Commission on Higher Education will allow the nation's oldest historically Black institution of higher learning to keep its accreditation. Read more.
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Maurice Hudson at a press conference discussing getting sent to jail for not being able to pay court costs.
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Cherri Gregg
November 22, 2019 - 3:02 pm
A Philadelphia man who was on probation and jailed for being unable to pay his court costs is now free. Advocates say he is another example of why probation reform needs to happen now. Read more here.
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Clean Slate press conference
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Cherri Gregg
July 01, 2019 - 2:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Roughly 30 million criminal records will now be automatically sealed over the next year in Pennsylvania — an effort that was signed into law last year . The Clean Slate law will automatically seal all arrests and summary charges that did not result in a conviction, as...
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Cherri Gregg
June 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A bipartisan group of lawmakers signed off on a resolution this week signaling Pennsylvania's focus on criminal justice reform throughout the month of June. "For far too long, our criminal justice system has not been about rehabilitation, but it's been about...
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