Pennsylvania Exempts Canceled Student Loans From TaxesPennsylvania will no longer impose state income taxes on public sector workers and nurses who receive student loan forgiveness from two major programs, the Wolf administration announced Friday.
Lawmakers Lack Votes To Halt Wolf’s Carbon-Pricing PlanThe Republican-controlled state House of Representatives voted Wednesday to block the centerpiece of Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan to fight climate change, a cap-and-trade program to clamp down on carbon dioxide emissions from power plants, although the chamber for now lacks the votes to stop it.
I-579 Cap Project Connecting Lower Hill District And Downtown CompleteThe I-579 cap project is complete and the Frankie Pace Park is open.
Josh Shapiro, Pa. Attorney General Running For Governor, Breaks With Governor Tom Wolf Over Strategy On Climate ChangeJosh Shapiro, the Democratic candidate for governor, is breaking with Gov. Tom Wolf on the centerpiece of Wolf’s plan to fight climate change.
Conversation About Stricter Gun Laws Returns To HarrisburgThe conversation about gun laws returned to Harrisburg on Tuesday.
Governor Tom Wolf Proposes Legislation To Strengthen Protections For Students And Combat Sexual Assaults On College CampusesGovernor Wolf’s office expects Republicans in the House and Senate to pass the legislation and get it to the governor’s desk.
Butler, Blair Counties Among Several To Receive Funding From Wolf Administration To Fight HomelessnessThe Wolf administration announced that it was awarding close to $5.5 million to Pennsylvania counties and groups to help lower the number of people facing homelessness across the state.
Prison Guard Vaccinations Increase After Governor Wolf's MandateThe number of vaccinated state prison system employees has nearly doubled in the two months since Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf mandated vaccines or weekly testing to help contain the coronavirus
Pennsylvania, Three Other Northeastern States Team Up To Share Gun Crime InformationThe governors of four northeastern states agreed Thursday to share information about firearms purchases to help detect and investigate straw buyers and other gun crimes.
Deadline Passes In GOP’s Election ‘Investigation’ Subpoena
Pa. Governor Tom Wolf Announces Plan For Mitigating Climate Change EffectsGovernor Tom Wolf announced the Pennsylvania Climate Action Plan 2021 on Wednesday.