Gov. Tom Wolf Vetoes Ban On Governmental, College 'Vaccine Passports'Gov. Tom Wolf has vetoed a Republican-crafted bill to ban so-called COVID-19 “vaccine passports” in some cases.
Gov. Tom Wolf Vetoes GOP-Crafted Bill With Voter ID Mandates, Other Elections ChangesGov. Tom Wolf has vetoed a Republican-crafted elections bill.
Tony Moreno Announces He's Accepting Republican Nomination For Pittsburgh MayorRetired Pittsburgh Police officer Tony Moreno has announced he will run on the Republican ticket in a bid to become the City of Pittsburgh's next mayor.
School Funding, Overtime Rule Were Key Trade In Pennsylvania Budget DealA key trade that sealed a budget deal between Gov. Tom Wolf and Republicans who control the Legislature was a $100 million injection of cash into Pennsylvania’s poorest public schools in exchange for the governor backing off a regulatory expansion of eligibility for overtime pay.
Pa. Lawmakers Vote To Bank Pandemic Funds, Boost Schools FundingA state budget that dumps billions in federal coronavirus money into savings, boosts spending on education and provides aid to nursing homes easily passed the Legislature on Friday.
Pa. Senate Passes Constitutional Amendment To Require Voters To Show IDState senators voted this week to amend the state’s constitution on election rules.
Senators Reach Tentative Bipartisan Plan On National InfrastructureDetails still need to be worked out, but a potential bipartisan plan on infrastructure has been reached by senators in Washington D.C.
GOP Voting Law Bill Clears State House Amid Wolf Veto ThreatA Republican rewrite of Pennsylvania election law that would mandate voter IDs, alter registration and ballot counting deadlines and give conservatives auditing procedures they have clamored for passed the state House on Tuesday despite the Democratic governor’s veto threat.
Former Pa. Gov. Tom Ridge Now In Stable Condition After Suffering StrokeFormer Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge remains hospitalized after suffering a stroke last week, but there is good news as his status has changed to stable condition.
West Virginia Lawmaker Comes Out As GayWest Virginia House of Delegates Republican legislator Joshua Higginbotham has come out as gay.
Saying The City Needs A Moderate Voice, Marlin Woods Runs For Mayor As An IndependentVoters in Pittsburgh may have another choice for mayor this November.
Charlie Gerow, Of American Conservative Union, Plans Run For Pa. GovernorCharlie Gerow, a longtime conservative activist, said he will run for governor of Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Republicans Eye Referendums To Get Past Gov. Wolf's VetoesRepublicans who control Pennsylvania’s Legislature are increasingly looking to take a different avenue to write laws, voter referendums, to get around Gov. Tom Wolf and make policy that the Democrat cannot block with his veto pen.
State Sen. Scott Martin Eyes GOP Primary For Pennsylvania GovernorA state senator from southcentral Pennsylvania said Tuesday that he is forming an exploratory committee to run for the Republican nomination for governor in 2022.
Pa. Lawmakers Return For June With Big Agenda, Sharp DifferencesPennsylvania state lawmakers are returning to session Monday with a big June agenda and sharp differences over the future of the state’s finances, schools, energy sector and election procedures.