Congress has missed the deadline for averting the first partial government shutdown in 17 years.
It was one of those rare displays of bi-partisanship between Republicans and Democrats as local elected officials joined Governor Corbett to launch a program called Innovate in PA targeted at dozens of local inventors.
Absent a last minute Congressional deal, a government shutdown will begin at midnight tonight — and Pennsylvanians will be affected.
Tuesday, Oct. 1, is the first day uninsured Americans can sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, often known as Obamacare.
They could not be more different – 57-year-old liberal Democrat Dan Frankel from Squirrel Hill and 29-year-old conservative Republican Jim Christiana of Beaver.
State Treasurer Rob McCord announced his candidacy for governor of Pennsylvania on Tuesday.
If you live, work or dine in certain communities like the city of Pittsburgh — you could get an unexpected jolt to your wallet, like a separate city-imposed drink tax.
Allyson Schwartz is the only Pennsylvania woman in the U.S. Congress — now she wants to become the state’s first woman governor.
For months, Gov. Tom Corbett has said no to expanding the state’s Medicaid program under the affordable care act – known as Obamacare.
A Pennsylvania judge is stopping a suburban Philadelphia court clerk from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, saying it was a clear violation of his legal authority.
Officials in a central Pennsylvania county are debating whether money should be deducted from the personal accounts of prison inmates to pay money owed to victims and taxpayers.
President Barack Obama said in a nationally televised address Tuesday night that recent diplomatic steps offer “the potential to remove the threat of chemical weapons” inside Syria without the use of force, but he also insisted the U.S. military will keep the pressure on President Bashar Assad “and be ready to respond” if other measures fail.
The ‘smart meter’ attached to the pipes in Connie Fleck’s basement is a high tech way to measure her water usage digitally, it then transmits that data wirelessly to the utility.
Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski will seek to become the next governor of Pennsylvania, joining what could be a crowded race for the 2014 Democratic nomination.
Several local politicians were joined by hundreds of demonstrators Saturday to Rally against healthcare provider UPMC.