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Pittsburgh Explainer

Pittsburgh Explainer

@pittsburghexplainer www.wesa.fm
Life is busy, and it can be hard to keep up with the news. Every Friday morning, 90.5 WESA's Pittsburgh Explainer brings you the biggest news stories of the week in about 20 minutes. Hosted by WESA's Liz Reid, you’ll hear from the reporters who cover politics, education, tech, health, arts and more, ...Read More
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June 28, 2021

Inclusionary Zoning Becomes Permanent In Lawrenceville, Some City Officials Eye Expansion

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23 mins
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June 18, 2021

June 12-18 Explained: Election Law Changes, UPMC's Hospital Costs & A Plan To Outsource Medicaid Services

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20 mins
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June 11, 2021

June 5-11 Explained: DA Zappala Could Face Ethics Charges, PPS Wants A Relationship With Ed Gainey & New Unemployme...

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June 4, 2021

Summer In The City: A Special Episode Of Pittsburgh Explainer

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11 mins
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May 28, 2021

May 22-28 Explained: Parnell Waffles On 2020 Election, Dems Intro Fracking Bills & Land Banks Await Help

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15 mins
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May 21, 2021

Bonus Episode: Land & Power Wins Regional Murrow

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19 mins
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May 21, 2021

May 15-21 Explained: Primary Results, Roadblocks Getting Meals To Schoolchildren & Vaccinating Non-English Speakers

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24 mins
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May 14, 2021

May 8-14 Explained: The Candidates And Issues On Your Primary Ballot

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37 mins
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May 7, 2021

May 1-7 Explained: COVID Mitigations Relaxed, School Board Races & Tree Of Life Redesign

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19 mins
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April 30, 2021

April 24-30 Explained: GOP Vaccine Hesitancy, PPS's Busing Quagmire & PGH Mayor's Race Gets Heated

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20 mins
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April 23, 2021

April 17-23 Explained: Activism After Chauvin Verdict, County Police Oversight & Blight 'Deconstruction'

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16 mins
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April 16, 2021

April 10-16 Explained: Who's Running For Pittsburgh Mayor, The Vaccine Distribution Process & An Affordable Housing...

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23 mins
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April 14, 2021

Bonus Episode: WESA Hosts Pittsburgh Mayoral Debate

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59 mins
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April 9, 2021

April 3-9 Explained: More Vaccine Eligibility, Eviction Law Changes & News At A PA Detention Center

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