If you thought the gasoline tax hike in Pennsylvania on Jan. 1 was the last of the tax increases associated with the Transportation Funding Bill — well, think again.
Former state Rep. Bill DeWeese has been released from prison after finishing his sentence for political corruption.
About 150 people gathered Friday night on the Chartiers-Houston High School football field in what organizers called a “vigil of hope and love.”
Bill DeWeese — once the top Democrat in the state House of Representatives — will be released from prison Sunday afternoon.
The search continues for a Canonsburg native missing in the huge mudslide in Washington State.
Former state Auditor General Jack Wagner is dropping out of the governor’s race.
The search for survivors of a deadly Washington state mudslide grew Monday to include scores of people who were still unaccounted for as the death toll from the wall of trees, rocks and debris that swept through a rural community rose to at least 14.
Governor Corbett’s administration has reached a historic high with a $10.1 billion in the budget for public education and $12 billion for support of pre-K and higher education. Acting Secretary of Education, Carolyn Dumaresq joined Mike Pintek to talk about education and the budget.
In what could have been a bit of an awkward moment, Mayor Bill Peduto and Gov. Tom Corbett joked at Thursday’s news conference — just days after Peduto endorsed fellow Democrat Tom Wolf to replace Corbett.
Happy birthday to Pennsylvania, which turns 333-years-old on Sunday!
Pennsylvania military veterans can now have their service noted on state driver’s licenses, offering them a way to demonstrate their status if they don’t have military ID handy.
Three independent polls just released all say the same thing: Gov. Tom Corbett is in trouble for reelection this year.
Pennsylvanians all across the state have been opening their electric bills and discovering that the amount they owe has doubled, tripled or even quadrupled since previous months.
In his first television interview as a candidate for governor, former Auditor General Jack Wagner told KDKA political editor Jon Delano that he knows — in a crowded field — he’s the only candidate from western Pennsylvania.
Jay Paterno, son of the late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, told The Associated Press on Thursday that he is seeking the Democratic Party’s nomination for lieutenant governor in Pennsylvania.