Gov. Tom Wolf Asks Lawmakers To Release $145 Million To Help Struggling Small BusinessesGovernor Tom Wolf is asking state lawmakers to release $145 million to help struggling small businesses.
Security Heightened At Pennsylvania Capitol, Barriers And Police AddedThe agency that protects the Pennsylvania Capitol building says officials aren't aware of specific threats to the facility but are bolstering security measures.
Court Decision Pushed To Tuesday In Brewster-Ziccarelli Senate FightA federal judge expected to rule on a lawsuit over the 45th District Senate seat Monday will now release his opinion by noon Tuesday.
Police Working To Increase Security At Pennsylvania CapitolPolice who guard the Pennsylvania Capitol are working to be more visible and have been coordinating plans with other agencies to secure the building since a violent mob stormed and occupied the U.S. Capitol last week, a Department of General Services spokesperson said Monday.
Constituents In 45th District Without Representation In State Senate Over Heated Election DisputeWhile disproven claims of voter fraud during the 2020 Presidential Election reached its boiling point at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Pennsylvania lawmakers are still steaming over the outcome of a highly contested Senate race.
Pa. Sen. Jim Brewster Not Sworn In As State Senate Dissolves Into Chaos Over Contested ElectionThe state Senate has dissolved into chaos as Pennsylvania lawmakers have returned to the state Capitol to be sworn in for the two-year legislative term.
8 Pennsylvania House GOP Members To Oppose Joe Biden’s Electoral VotesEight Republican members of Congress from Pennsylvania said that they will oppose the state’s electoral votes being cast for President-elect Joe Biden.
COVID-19 In Allegheny County: State Rep. Summer Lee Tests Positive For VirusA local state representative was not sworn in on Tuesday because she is recovering from coronavirus.
Pa. State Senator Jim Brewster's Swearing In To Be Delayed Due To Fight Over Mail-In BallotsBrewster beat Ziccarelli by 69 votes in the November 3rd election, according to state-certified returns last month.
GOP To Block Democrat Jim Brewster From State Senate Seat In Mail Ballot FightState Senate Democrats said the Republican majority will object to letting one of their members take his seat for a fourth term.
Pa. Department Of Labor & Industry Says More Than 500,000 People Could Be Impacted By Gap In Unemployment BenefitsOfficials are warning of a delay in benefits for more than half a million people as they wait for guidance from the federal government.
Jobless Aid At End For Hundreds Of Thousands In PennsylvaniaWithout an extension, the deadline to apply for a $300 per-week federal unemployment benefit will pass Friday night, as will an extension of pandemic benefits for hundreds of thousands of jobless.
Pennsylvania Unemployment Rate Declines To 6.6% In NovemberThe Pennsylvania unemployment rate fell to 6.6% in November.
President Donald Trump Asked Pa. House Speaker Bryan Cutler For Help Overturning Election ResultsPresident Donald Trump personally called Pennsylvania House Speaker Bryan Cutler twice, asking him to look into overturning the state's election results.
Pennsylvania Rep. Mike Reese Tests Positive For CoronavirusPennsylvania Rep. Mike Reese has tested positive for coronavirus.