Senate Panel Approves Wolf's Nominee For State TreasurerGov. Tom Wolf's nominee to complete the Pennsylvania state treasurer's term won the unanimous approval of a Senate panel Wednesday and promised to avoid conflicts with his official duties.
Teacher Accused Of Stealing Thousands In Union Funds, Turns In SelfA local teacher and former school board member accused of embezzling funds from the teacher’s union has turned himself into police.
Extortion Charges Filed Against Former Pa. Treasurer Rob McCordJust-resigned Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord plans to plead guilty to federal extortion charges for threatening potential donors to his failed gubernatorial campaign, according to court papers filed Monday in Harrisburg.
Treasurer McCord Resigning Immediately, Plans To Plead GuiltyPennsylvania state Treasurer Rob McCord said Friday that he is resigning immediately and is planning to plead guilty to federal charging that involve him telling two potential campaign contributors during last year's gubernatorial primary that he could make it difficult for them to continue to do business with the state.
Shenango Twp.’s Ex-Treasurer Accused Of Stealing $800K To Stand TrialThe former Shenango Township treasurer, who lost his job over hundreds of theft and forgery allegations, is going to trial.
Shenango Twp.’s Ex-Treasurer Accused Of Stealing $800K From TaxpayersThe fired treasurer of Shenango Township has been charged with stealing nearly $800,000 from taxpayers during his 14 years in office.
Local Teacher Facing Allegations Of Stealing Thousands In Union FundsA local teacher, who is also a former school board member, is facing allegations of stealing nearly $200,000 in teacher union funds.
Rendell Calls McCord Campaign Ad 'One Of The Worst' Two of Pennsylvania's most influential Democrats on Saturday strongly criticized a TV ad run by fellow Democrat Rob McCord in his campaign for governor.
Corbett Defends Millions In Consultant Fees On Lottery PrivatizationAlthough the state Attorney General Kathleen Kane says Governor Corbett's plan to privatize the Pennsylvania Lottery is illegal, Corbett just extended the time to cut a deal with the British company Camelot until the end of the year.
2 Local Bars Getting Padlocked For Failing To Pay Taxes Two local bars have been padlocked after failing to pay Allegheny County alcoholic drink taxes.
County Council To Probe Controller, Treasurer Pay RaisesThere is more fallout tonight over that 35 percent pay raise that two county officials gave themselves. County Council is now investigating.