Pennsylvania House Votes To End Governor Tom Wolf's Coronavirus Disaster Emergency DeclarationPennsylvania’s House of Representatives voted to put an end to the governor’s pandemic disaster emergency declaration.
Pennsylvania Voters Impose Limits On Governor's Emergency Disaster PowersPennsylvania voters became the first in the nation to impose restrictions on a governor’s authority under an emergency disaster declaration, approving constitutional amendments sped to a statewide referendum by Republican lawmakers angry over how Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf handled the pandemic response.
1st Ballot Test Of Governor's Pandemic Powers Starts In PennsylvaniaRepublican lawmakers across the country have tried to roll back the emergency powers that governors wielded during the COVID-19 pandemic, as they ordered businesses shut, mask-wearing in public and students home for distance learning.
Some Officials Urge Pennsylvanians To 'Vote No' On Disaster Declaration Constitutional Amendments On The BallotSome state and local leaders are asking voters to "vote no" on two proposed constitutional amendments that will appear on the ballot for the upcoming May primary.