GOP Candidates Sling Personal Attacks During DebateRepublican White House hopefuls insisted that President Barack Obama step aside and let his successor nominate the next Supreme Court justice, in a raucous Saturday night debate that also featured harshly personal jousting over immigration and foreign policy.
Supreme Court Justice's Death Sparks Political FightJustice Antonin Scalia's death immediately sparked a new and heated election-year fight over whether President Barack Obama should fill the high court vacancy
Gov. Wolf Uses Clairton Grade School To Promote His Budget PlanClairton School District welcomed Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday, where grade school students greeted him with a Valentine's song.
Gov. Wolf's Tough Budget Talk To Legislators Gets Mixed ReactionPennsylvania government will set a modern state record for budget gridlock on Tuesday when Gov. Tom Wolf sends lawmakers a spending proposal for the coming fiscal year with no full plan in place for the current fiscal year that began back in July.
Cruz Tops Trump In Iowa; Clinton, Sanders In Tight Dem RaceTexas Sen. Ted Cruz, a fiery conservative loathed by his own party's leaders, swept to victory in Iowa's Republican caucuses Monday, overcoming billionaire Donald Trump and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio. Among Democrats, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were deadlocked in a tight race.
GOP Rivals Mock Trump, Try To Make The Most Of His AbsenceAbsent Donald Trump, the Republican presidential candidates strained to take advantage of a rare opportunity to step out of the front-runner's shadow in Thursday night's debate - a staid, policy-heavy contest that offered a glimpse of what the GOP contest might have been without the unpredictable businessman.
Republicans Reject Wolf's Characterization Of Them On Budget ImpasseAt a luncheon of the Pittsburgh chapter of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA), state legislators responded to Gov. Tom Wolf’s attack on them for failing to pass a compromise budget before the holidays.
Gov. Wolf Has Strong Words About GOP House Leaders While Visiting PittsburghGov. Tom Wolf met with young entrepreneurs at Innovation Work's alpha lab, but he couldn't resist lobbing strong words at Pennsylvania House of Representatives Republican leaders for reneging on the budget compromise he says he had with them.
Pennsylvania Lawmakers To Reconvene, Budget Status Unclear Pennsylvania lawmakers are going back to work for the first time since budget negotiations collapsed just before Christmas.
Republicans Take Control Of Beaver County With Woman As Its ChairIn Beaver County, the board of commissioners -- two Democrats and one Republican -- is about to change.
Governor Weighs Action On Republican Budget He Doesn't LikeWith the holidays, taxpayers can be forgiven for not knowing exactly what is going on in this budget stalemate between Governor Tom Wolf and the Republican-controlled legislature.
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.