Readshaw ad scrutinized

Published by James O'Toole on .

Kate Giammarise takes a critical look at the claims in a an ad for Rep. Harry Readshaw in which he denounces a transportation funding bill, enacted last year, as a giveaway to Philadelphia. 

"While [the ad] is factually correct, it lacks any meaningful context,'' political scientist Chris Borick, tells our correspondent.  Ms. Giammarise points out that the bill's funding also extends to the Allegheny County Port Authority as well as road and bridge projects across the state.

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