House To Consider Changes To Pa. Public Sector Pension PlansProposals to move Pennsylvania's newly hired public school employees and state workers into a 401(k)-style retirement plan and to privatize liquor sales faced state lawmakers Monday, less than two days before the annual budget deadline.
Allegheny Co. Dems Pushing Votes For Deceased Councilwoman Still On BallotSupporters of a Democratic Allegheny County councilwoman who died earlier this month are still touting her in next week's primary as a tribute to her - and a rebuke to County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, who has been supporting her opponent.
Expert Crunches Numbers On Gov. Wolf’s Budget ProposalGov. Tom Wolf's proposed trade off --- lower property taxes, but higher income and sales taxes -- is getting mixed reaction.
Wolf Seeks Billions In Higher Taxes For Schools, Tax RevampGov. Tom Wolf is asking Pennsylvania lawmakers to approve $4 billion in higher taxes and new taxes to help boost school aid and shift education funding away from local property taxes.
After Inaugural Festivities, Wolf Must Now Face $2.3 Billion DeficitTuesday was mostly a fun day for Gov. Tom Wolf: getting sworn into office, followed by a standing room-only celebration gala at the Hershey Lodge.
Wolf Supporters Celebrate With Victory With Pa. Food & BeerFollowing his swearing-in, Gov. Tom Wolf and a couple thousand supporters celebrated at the Hershey Lodge Tuesday evening, but it was not an inaugural ball.
Wolf's First Action In Office Focuses On Ethics, Open GovernmentOn the day before he was sworn in as governor, Tom Wolf joined students in Harrisburg performing community service.
Wolf Sworn In As Pennsylvania's 47th GovernorBehind the Pennsylvania Capitol, a sea of white chairs is crammed along Commonwealth Avenue and an elevated rostrum awaits Gov.-elect Tom Wolf on his inauguration day.
Joe Sestak Eying 2016 Senate RunWhen it comes to the most vulnerable senators in the United States Senate, Pennsylvania Republican Pat Toomey is on every list.
GOP Consultant Weighs In On Corbett’s Loss, Challenges For His SuccessorAsk Gov. Tom Corbett why he lost reelection, and he has a pretty simple answer.
Poll Shows Slight Tightening Of Pa. Gov RaceA new poll shows Pennsylvania's gubernatorial race tightening slightly as Republican Gov. Tom Corbett picks up support among likely voters, but Democrat Tom Wolf still leads by 17 percentage points.
Wolf Campaigns In Pittsburgh, Says He Would Expand Medicaid If ElectedDespite a double digit lead in the polls, Democrat Tom Wolf was back on the campaign trail, this time at the Bidwell Training Center in Manchester, where he heard about efforts to train high school students in a wide range of arts from culinary to pottery to photography.