Chosen By Lottery, Jeannette's New Controller Doesn't Want The JobWhen 30 individuals tied with one vote each for Jeannette city controller in the November election, a bingo-type lottery on Friday determined the winner.
Democrats Say Build Back Better Bill Will Give Local Families Needed Services While Republicans Call It SocialistOn a party-line vote in the U.S. House of Representatives, the Democratic majority approved President Biden's $1.75 trillion Build Back Better bill.
39 Tied Races In Westmoreland County Lead To Winner By LotAfter all the ballots were counted in Westmoreland County, election officials say 39 local contests ended in a dead tie.
Pennsylvania State Officials, Lawmakers And Judges Get Big 2022 Salary IncreaseInflation is driving up consumer prices and it will drive a big salary increase for Pennsylvania state lawmakers, judges and top executive branch officials in 2022.
Sen. Bob Casey Predicts Neighboring Sen. Joe Manchin Will Be On Board To Pass Build Back Better Plan
Recount Ordered For Statewide Commonwealth Court RacePennsylvania's top election official will order a statewide recount in the race for an open seat on the Commonwealth Court after two candidates finished within a half-percentage point of each other.
Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman Contracts COVID-19 Amid Gubernatorial ExpectationsJake Corman, the ranking Republican in Pennsylvania’s state Senate, tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, Senate officials said, a diagnosis that came a day before he was expected to announce his candidacy for governor.
US Senate Candidate Sean Parnell Denies Estranged Wife’s Abuse AllegationsU.S. Senate candidate Sean Parnell took the stand Monday in his contentious custody case and broadly denied allegations by his estranged wife that he had hurt her and their children, a newspaper reported.
Pennsylvania Representatives React After Infrastructure Bill Passes HouseAfter months of legislative gridlock, a $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill is expected to be signed into law by President Joe Biden. Reactions to the bill passing have been mixed.
Gov. Tom Wolf Has Wife Drop Off Ballot, Calls It Honest MistakePennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said his mail-in ballot was dropped off by his wife before Tuesday’s election despite a state law requirement that voters deliver them in person.
House Of Representatives Expected To Vote On Infrastructure Bill And Social Safety Net LegislationToday, the U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on both a bipartisan infrastructure plan as well as a social safety net legislation.