Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Julien Labro with the Spektral Quartet: Five for Tango
Bandoneonist Julien Labro will lead the Spektral Quartet in an exciting night of tango music! Julien Labro's artistry, virtuosity, and creativity as a musician, composer and arranger have earned him international acclaim and continue to astonish audiences worldwide. Immerse yourself in an evening of tango music and dancing, enjoying complimentary food and drink! For tickets and information, visit http://pittsburghchambermusic.org/FiveforTango.php
Some on the 15 member Allegheny County Council say they need an increase in their 3-thousand dollar expense account. County Council members are each allotted 9-thousand dollars in annual stipends plus up to 3-thousand dollars in expenses to cover mileage, equipment and supplies. Now according to the county home-rule charter these amounts can be increased every five years by up to 5-percent. There has been no change since the year 2000.
Given the problems with the new health care law, should Congress and the president go through the law piece by piece to improve it, repeal the entire law and start over again or leave the law as it is?