Tom Ridge

Former Gov. Tom Ridge was the heavy hitter called in by backers of a bill to prop up the state’s struggling nuclear power industry as the state House held the first hearing on the proposal.
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Tony Romeo
April 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Former Gov. Tom Ridge was the heavy hitter called in by backers of a bill to prop up the state’s struggling nuclear power industry as the state House held the first hearing on the proposal. Meanwhile, Ridge’s former energy guru was the star witness for the...
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Former President George W. Bush and former first lady Laura Bush watch as the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush is carried by a joint services military honor guard to a State Funeral at the National Cathedral December 5, 2018.
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Ian Bush
December 05, 2018 - 7:36 am
WASHINGTON (KYW Newsradio) — The nation's capital bids a final farewell today to the 41st president. George H. W. Bush will be honored at the 34th state funeral in the history of Washington, D.C., as all five living presidents and other global dignitaries are expected to attend the ceremony at the...
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Members of passenger families, friends and volunteer repesentatives pull the ropes to ring the chimes at the dedication of the 93-foot tall Tower of Voices on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa.
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September 10, 2018 - 8:07 am
By Mark Scolforo, Associated Press SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — The heroism of airline passengers and crew who died when hijackers crashed their plane into a Pennsylvania field was remembered Sunday with the dedication of a concrete-and-steel tower that will ring with wind chimes for every one of them...
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Former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge
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Ian Bush
August 01, 2018 - 7:57 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The United States is woefully ill-prepared to battle biological threats — whether they be man made or from Mother Nature. Former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge is leading the charge to make the feds wise to the dangers. Ridge says it should be a job for the vice...
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