Altoona is having financial problems. Without help, from the state, the city is at risk of not making payroll for city workers. Two political newcomers say they have what it takes to help the city overcome its money issues. They're fighting for a seat in Pennsylvania's 79th District, located in Blair County. WPSU's Patty Satalia begins her report with a look at the situation in Altoona and an introduction of the candidates.
Candidates Say They Have Answers to Altoona's Financial Problems
By PATTY SATALIA • July 13, 2012