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Gov. Wolf Imposes Moratorium On Death Penalty

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.”

02/13/2015

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Governor-Elect Wolf Talks Economic Growth, Other Issues During Pittsburgh Visit

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.

01/09/2015

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Northeastern Pa. Trooper Ambush Suspect Being Charged With Terrorism

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.

11/13/2014

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Wolf To Impose Gift Ban On Executive Employees

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.

11/12/2014

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GOP Consultant Weighs In On Corbett’s Loss, Challenges For His Successor

Ask Gov. Tom Corbett why he lost reelection, and he has a pretty simple answer.

11/05/2014

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Gov.-Elect Wolf Thanks Voters In His Native York Co.

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf is staying close to home in central Pennsylvania to hold a post-election rally.

11/05/2014

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Rifle Found In Barracks Ambush Search Tested

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.

11/02/2014

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Suspected Pennsylvania Cop Killer Eric Frein Captured

Suspected Pennsylvania cop killer Eric Frein has been captured.

10/30/2014

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Pa. Governor’s Race Heats Up During Weekend Campaigning In Pittsburgh

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.

10/25/2014

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Corbett Hands Out More Dollars As Election Day Looms

It seems Gov. Tom Corbett hardly ever comes to town with an empty hand.

10/22/2014

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More Heat On The Gubernatorial Campaign Trail As Corbett Visits Pittsburgh

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.

10/22/2014

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3 Pennsylvanians Being Monitored In Ebola Probe

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.

10/17/2014

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Hazelwood Development Project Gets $10 Million In State Help

Despite the tragedy of last Monday, local residents know that Hazelwood is a whole lot more than police tape, shootings and death.

10/15/2014

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Wolf And Corbett Face Off In Last Pa. Gov. Debate

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.

10/08/2014

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AG Kane Releases More Emails In Growing “Porngate” Scandal

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.

10/03/2014

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