Grant To Provide $100K For Pittsburgh Scholarship ProgramGov. Tom Wolf has announced the approval of $100,000 in funding for a Pittsburgh scholarship program.
Pa. Law Ending License Suspensions For Non-Driving Offenses Takes EffectA new Pennsylvania law ends the practice of suspending driver's licenses for those convicted of certain non-highway safety violations, including drug offenses.
Pa. Law Requiring Domestic Abusers To Give Up Their Guns Takes EffectA new state law aimed at protecting domestic abuse survivors by forcing convicted domestic abusers to surrender their guns goes into effect today.
Ex-Inmate Picked To Head Up Pa. Pardons Board's OfficeA former legislative aide who did prison time for drug and weapons offenses is taking over as secretary to the Pennsylvania Board of Pardons amid efforts to streamline the clemency process.
Gov. Wolf Approves More Than $8M In Grants, Loans For Pa. FarmsGovernor Tom Wolf has approved more than $8 million in grants and low-interest loans to support Pennsylvania farms.
Many Pa. Counties Moving To Replace Voting MachinesPennsylvania's top elections official says one-third of the state's counties are advancing plans to install new voting systems ahead of 2020's presidential election.
Gov. Wolf Proposes Marcellus Shale Tax To Clean Up Lead Paint In SchoolsGov. Tom Wolf is pitching his plan to finance a multibillion-dollar capital plan by taxing Marcellus Shale natural gas production as a way to help Pennsylvania schools clean up environmental health hazards.
About 500 Pa. National Guard Members Deploying To PolandAbout 500 members of the Pennsylvania National Guard are preparing for deployment to Poland to take part in North Atlantic Treaty Organization exercises.
Gov. Wolf Visits Waynesburg To Unveil High-Speed Internet Expansion ProposalPennsylvania's governor is promoting a statewide infrastructure plan as a way to fund the expansion of broadband into areas that lack high-speed access to the internet.
Gov. Tom Wolf Proposes Severance Tax To Help Flooded CommunitiesWhile visiting Bridgeville on Thursday, Governor Tom Wolf discussed his proposed plan to help communities affected by flooding.
Gov. Wolf Memorializes Mark Baserman 1-Year After Guard Was Killed By An Inmate At SCI SomersetSergeant Mark Baserman died one year ago while working at the State Correctional Institution at Somerset.
Pa. GOP Senator Opens Door To Minimum Wage DealA top Republican lawmaker is opening the door to raising Pennsylvania's minimum wage, but he's also insisting that Democrats lower their sights.