Gov. Tom Corbett
Newly elected Gov. Tom Wolf imposed a moratorium on the death penalty in the state Friday, calling the current system of capital punishment “error prone, expensive and anything but infallible.”
Governor-elect Tom Wolf called a press conference in Pittsburgh Friday, in part, to sing the praises of his first Cabinet appointment from Allegheny County – Dennis Davin as secretary of Community & Economic Development.
The man accused of opening fire on a Pennsylvania State Police barracks admitted to killing a trooper because he was dissatisfied with government and wanted to “wake people up,” according to court documents filed Thursday that provided the first indication of a possible motive.
Gov.-elect Tom Wolf is restricting members of his transition team from accepting gifts of any kind, a ban that he soon plans to extend throughout the executive branch of state government.
Ask Gov. Tom Corbett why he lost reelection, and he has a pretty simple answer.
Gov.-elect Tom Wolf is staying close to home in central Pennsylvania to hold a post-election rally.
A state police official says investigators are testing a .308 caliber rifle recovered from an abandoned airport hangar to see whether it is the weapon used to gun down one trooper and wound another outside a northeastern Pennsylvania police barracks.
Suspected Pennsylvania cop killer Eric Frein has been captured.
It is the next to the last weekend of campaigning for the two men who want to live in the governor’s mansion in Harrisburg.
It seems Gov. Tom Corbett hardly ever comes to town with an empty hand.
Superheroes showed up at Children’s Hospital on Wednesday morning to greet Gov. Tom Corbett, a boost with polls showing him behind somewhere between seven to 17 points.
Gov. Tom Corbett says three Pennsylvanians who were on a flight from Cleveland to Dallas with a nurse who tested positive for Ebola are being monitored in Texas and haven’t been back home since the Monday trip.
Despite the tragedy of last Monday, local residents know that Hazelwood is a whole lot more than police tape, shootings and death.
Pennsylvania’s gubernatorial candidates appealed for voters’ support In the last debate of their campaign with Gov. Tom Corbett saying he deserves re-election because he’s “not finished yet” and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf saying he can do the job better than Corbett.
More office emails containing pornography from the Pennsylvania attorney general’s office are expected to be released in a scandal that has gripped the state Capitol.