NewsWorks Tonight, September 4, 2013 – Full Show


    Emma Jacobs was in Commonwealth Court to hear Pennsylvania’s case against Montgomery County’s issuing of  marriage licenses to same-sex couples.  Dave Davies reports on a Presidential commission session on voting issues, held in Philadelphia today. Tom MacDonald attends the funeral for former City Councilwoman Joan Krajewski. Nichelle Polston meets Wilmington residents who are helping a researcher study violence in their city.  In “The Short Answer,” Taunya English and Elana Gordon look at some of the oppositions that have been raised against the Affordalbe Care Act. Peter Crimmins talks with Dennis Wint about his planned retirement from the helm of the Franklin Institute. On this month’s Story Corner, Arielle Brousse tells about her only fistfight–at the aga of seven–and the lesson it taught.

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