Keystone Exam Requirement Repealed For Certain StudentsGov. Tom Wolf signed a bill to remove the Keystone high school examination requirement for graduation for thousands of technical ed students.
Mango Tells Republicans He'll Seek Gubernatorial NominationA suburban Pittsburgh health care systems consultant and political newcomer is expected to announce he's running for the Republican nomination for Pennsylvania governor in 2018.
Pa. Speaker Of The House Calls Poplawski’s Online Posts “Intolerable,” Lawmakers Promise ActionThe Stanton Heights man convicted of shooting and killing three Pittsburgh Police officers now appears to be looking online for female pen pals while he’s on death row.
Turzai Adjourns House; Senate Abandons Compromise, Adopting Republican Budget PlanPennsylvania state government's 6-month-old budget stalemate is crumbling, but disagreements remain as lawmakers rush to approve bipartisan budget legislation before Christmas.
Wolf Says Legislators In Denial, While Turzai Predicts Bi-Partisan Budget Will Pass Over Wolf's VetoIt was all happy times as Gov. Tom Wolf cut the ribbon to open the new Hulton Bridge, but there was no avoiding the nearly 4-month-old budget impasse in Harrisburg.
Turzai Says Governor's Tax On Shale Drilling Hurts Drilling IndustryHouse Speaker Mike Turzai, a Marshall Republican, convened an energy forum with some of his House colleagues at the Pittsburgh Technical Institute in Oakdale on Friday morning.
Allegheny Land Trust Working To Restore Old Flower Nursery Site Back To Its Glory DaysAs the snow flew back in February, there was little left to remember the once 10 million roses a year glory days of the Pittsburgh Cut Flower Nursery.
Pennsylvania Medicaid Expansion ShelvedOn Wednesday, a state Senate committee gave up its effort to expand the state's Medicaid program to tens of thousands of uninsured Pennsylvanians.
What Stands In The Way Of Privatizing Pa. Liquor Stores?KDKA Radio's Mike Pintek talks with Rep. Mike Turzai, Republican House Majority Leader, about the effort to privatize state-owned liquor stores.