Thursday, July 11, 2013
The Harlem Quartet: Take the 'A' Train
The Harlem Quartet, a string quartet, will perform music by Wynton Marsalis, Chick Corea, Billy Strayhorn, Guido Gavilan, and Walter Piston. Join us at 6:30pm for a pre-concert mixer! The Harlem Quartet's mission is to advance diversity in classical music, engaging young and new audiences through the discovery and presentation of varied repertoire that includes works by minority composers.
Senate Republicans are delaying a vote on their Obamacare replacement bill until after July 4, as the party faces opposition from enough GOP members to block the measure. Democrats have accused Republicans of using the bill to cut taxes for wealthy Americans depriving health care to the most vulnerable through Medicaid cuts. However after meeting with Congressional Republicans President Trump sounded an optimistic tone saying "we're getting very close to striking a deal despite remaining disagreements that will solve Obamacare which is melting down”.
Should Gov. Wolf sign into law legislation preventing local municipalities from banning or taxing recyclable plastic bags?