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Gov. Corbett Agrees To Accept Medicaid Expansion Funding

For months, Gov. Tom Corbett has said no to expanding the state’s Medicaid program under the affordable care act – known as Obamacare.

09/16/2013

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Pa. Auditor General: State Failure To Reimburse Means Charter Schools Hurt Public Schools

An audit by state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale found school districts are hurting financially because Governor Corbett and the legislature no longer reimburse school districts when their students attend charter schools. KDKA’s Jon Delano has the story.

09/13/2013

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Allentown Mayor To Run For Pa. Governor

If you’ve seen a campaign-like RV driving down the highway in your town, it’s the latest entry in Pennsylvania’s race for governor. KDKA’s Jon Delano reports.

09/13/2013

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Health Secretary In Pittsburgh To Promote Health Care For Uninsured

America’s Health & Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was in town on Tuesday with a message to 1.2 million Pennsylvanians without health insurance.

09/10/2013

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Judge Vows Quick Pa. Same-Sex Marriage Case Ruling

A Pennsylvania judge is promising to rule quickly on whether a county clerk should be ordered to stop handing out marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

09/04/2013

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Pa. Commonwealth Court To Hear Arguments On Same-Sex Marriage

Pennsylvania’s Commonwealth Court will hear arguments on Wednesday about whether to stop the issuance of marriage licenses to gay couples.

09/03/2013

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Pa.’s ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law Different From Florida’s

The George Zimmerman case has raised lots of questions about so-called “stand your ground” laws.

07/18/2013

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Local Lawmakers Unhappy Pa. Legislature Won’t Return Until Sept. 23

When the state legislature left Harrisburg earlier this week for summer break, Governor Corbett wasn’t the only one frustrated with their inability to pass major pieces of legislation like transportation funding and liquor reform.

07/05/2013

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Is Gay Marriage Coming Soon To Pennsylvania?

Gay rights advocates hope the Supreme Court’s decision moves Pennsylvania a step closer to marriage equality.

06/26/2013

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Education Advocates Protest Funding Cuts In Harrisburg

Hundreds of teachers and public school supporters rallied in Harrisburg Tuesday afternoon hoping to stall school closings and layoffs this fall.

06/25/2013

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Gov. Corbett Fights For Funding To Fix Structurally-Deficient Bridges

Gov. Tom Corbett is fighting to get billions of dollars to fix the state’s structurally-deficient bridges.

06/07/2013

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Paterno Family To File Lawsuit Against NCAA

Joe Paterno’s family plans to file a lawsuit again the NCAA because of sanctions levied guest Penn State University.

05/30/2013

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My Bike Program Helps Children With Disabilities

A unique program is making many children very happy. The My Bike Program gives children with disabilities specially-made bicycles. For some, it’s the first bike they’ve ever owned.

04/19/2013

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Orie Melvin State Supreme Court Vacancy Has Impact On Drilling

The impact of the conviction and resignation of former Justice Joan Orie Melvin is already being felt with a stalled decision on a matter of vital importance.

04/04/2013

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Officials Fight To Keep US Airways Flight Center In Pittsburgh

Earlier this week, U.S. Airways CEO Doug Parker said it was likely the airline will move its flight operations center to Dallas in the next couple years. Six-hundred local jobs are at stake.

03/29/2013

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