U.S. Senate Confirmation Hearing Underway For Dr. Rachel Levine's Historic Nomination For HHS Assistant SecretaryA Senate confirmation hearing is taking place today for President Joe Biden's pick to serve as assistant health secretary, Dr. Rachel Levine.
Gov. Tom Wolf Unveils 'Back To Work PA' PlanGov. Tom Wolf has launched a new plan aimed at economic recovery and getting people back to work in the wake of the pandemic.
U.S. Supreme Court Denies Appeal On Ballots From Pennsylvania RepublicansThe Supreme Court denied an appeal from Republicans challenging a decision that allowed ballots received up to three days after Election Day to be counted to accommodate challenges by the coronavirus pandemic.
Leslie Rossi, Creator Of The 'Trump House', Announces Bid For Pennsylvania House Of RepresentativesLeslie Rossi, the woman who created the "Trump House" in Youngstown, is now running for office in Pennsylvania.
Republican Senator Pat Toomey Voted To Convict Former President Donald TrumpSenator Pat Toomey has voted to convict former President Donald Trump.
West Virginia Lawmaker Faces Fresh Criticism For Discrimination StanceA Republican lawmaker in West Virginia is drawing fresh criticism for an extended online post opposing protections against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Sen. Pat Toomey Disagrees With President Joe Biden's 'Hard Left' Decisions, Says There Is No Place For Conspiracy In The Republican PartyIn an interview Sunday, Senator Pat Toomey spoke about his opinion of the Biden administration so far and the current state of the Republican Party.
COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Gov. Tom Wolf Signs $912M Pandemic Relief BillGov. Tom Wolf will sign legislation approved Friday by lawmakers that carries over $900 million in pandemic-driven aid for hard-hit hospitality businesses, private schools and people struggling to pay rent or utility bills.
State Rep. Dan Frankel Seeking To Introduce Anti-Hate Crime Package Of BillsA state representative is re-introducing anti-hate crime bills after the pandemic sidelined progress. He says acts of hate and hate crimes have been on the rise in recent years.
Fiasco At Pennsylvania State Department Leads To Secretary's Resignation And Upends Sexual Abuse Survivors' Ability To SuePennsylvania's Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar is resigning over her office's failure to advertise a proposed constitutional amendment.
Around The Table: Rollout Of Coronavirus Vaccine In PennsylvaniaPolitical experts go Around The Table with KDKA's Stacy Smith.
Kidsburgh: Inauguration Of Vice President Kamala Harris Holds Significant Meaning To Young Women, GirlsOn Jan. 20, there was an historic passage in American history – the first woman to be inaugurated to federal office, as well as the first African American and South Asian American Vice President.
Constitutional Amendment Could Limit A Governor's Emergency Powers During PandemicPennsylvania voters will likely soon get the final say about whether to limit the governor’s powers during a disaster emergency after a divided state House of Representatives endorsed a proposed constitutional amendment Wednesday.
State Rep. Jeff Pyle Mocks Biden Nominee Dr. Rachel Levine On Facebook, Apologizes After Facing Public OutrageState Rep. Jeff Pyle said on Facebook that he “had no idea” the post mocking Levine “would be ... received as poorly as it was” but that “tens of thousands of heated emails assured me it was.”
Jim Justice Inaugurated To Second Term As West Virginia GovernorRepublican West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice was sworn in to a second and final term Friday.