Pittsburgh NORML hosted a forum Monday night on medical marijuana.
On Wednesday, a state Senate committee gave up its effort to expand the state’s Medicaid program to tens of thousands of uninsured Pennsylvanians.
The state Senate held its third and final hearing Tuesday on a variety of plans to privatize part or all of the state’s wine and spirits business.
The deadline to register to vote in Pennsylvania is coming up. However, the current way of registering may soon be a thing of the past.
There is a push by local business and community leaders to come up with a long-term solution to public transportation in Pittsburgh.
The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is expected to begin debate, and vote, on controversial legislation to privatize the state-owned liquor system.
Half the Pennsylvania State Senate is on the ballot next week, but many state senators face little or no opposition.
A special election was held today to replace former State Sen. Jane Orie.
Pennsylvania has the largest full-time state legislature in the nation — the second highest paid in the country — and here’s another distinction — it takes one of the longest legislative breaks every summer.
The match-up is now set for the special election to fill the seat formerly held by convicted, former State Sen. Jane Orie.
The date for the special election to fill the State Senate seat left opening following the resignation of former State Sen. Jane Orie has now been set.
A bill to draw new congressional districts for Pennsylvania is on a fast-track in Harrisburg.
This afternoon, the state Senate began consideration of a school voucher bill. Its supporters say it will create competition to make public schools better, but some worry about its impact on public education.
Privately, Republican leaders are weighing whether to ask the Republican senator to step down.
The State House is looking at ways to crack down on teens and technology behind the wheel. On Monday, lawmakers are set to vote on some sweeping changes that would bar drivers from texting and would keep teens from playing taxi driver.