NewsWorks Tonight May 5, 2017 – Full Show

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    Katie Colaneri reports on Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s executive order to remove questions about criminal convictions on state employee applications. In the third of his series, Kevin McCorry reports from Berlin on how schools there have been successful in integrating students of different socioeconomic backgrounds. Mary Cummings-Jordan speaks with Pedro Ramos, President and CEO of the Philadelphia Foundation, about the upcoming “On the Table” event in Philadelphia. Anne Hoffman looks into why mental health professionals are worried about a new TV show that focuses on teenage suicide. NewsWorks Tonight’s Dave Heller and Frank Newport, editor-in-chief at the Gallup Poll, discuss public opinion on email.

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