NewsWorks Tonight January 12, 2015 – Full Show

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    Dave Davies joins us to assess the state of the Philadelphia mayor’s race now that Council President Darrell Clarke has decided not to run.  Katie Colaneri reports Pennsylvania utility regulators are criticizing Philadelphia Gas Works for slow progress on replacing old infrastructure.  Maiken Scott reports on a new study suggesting schools could be a first line of defense in preventing suicide, thougn many are not prepared to deal with it.  Franklin Institute Chief Astronomer Derrick Pitts updates us on the search for new planets.  NJ Watchdog’s Mark Lagerkvist joins us to discuss his investigation into what Christie’s busy travel schedule has meant for state spending on his security detail.  And Chris Satullo tells the governor to stop taking freebies.

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