Republican Leaders Reject Gov. Tom Wolf's Call For Mandating Masks In SchoolsTop Republican lawmakers on Thursday rejected Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf’s call for legislation mandating masks in schools, saying it should remain a local decision.
Republican Election Bill Pushed Forward In Harrisburg Over Democrats' ObjectionsRepublicans on a legislative committee Tuesday pushed out a multifaceted proposal to revamp Pennsylvania election law, a bill that backers said would make needed improvements and standardize procedures.
Pennsylvania House GOP Unveils Ambitious Proposal To Revamp Election LawAn ambitious Republican proposal to revamp Pennsylvania election law was unveiled Thursday, a 149-page bill that would change deadlines, adopt new rules for early voting, alter mail-in ballot procedures and mandate IDs for all in-person voters.
Pennsylvania House GOP Advances Measure Limiting Gov. Tom Wolf's Pandemic PowersThe Republican floor leader of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Monday proposed keeping in place some parts of Gov. Tom Wolf’s coronavirus disaster declaration until October, but ending fast-track contracting rules and other provisions much sooner.
U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Pennsylvania's Lingering 2020 Election CaseSCOTUS has said it will not hear a Pennsylvania case related to the 2020 election.
Pennsylvania Election Law Reforms Won't Be Ready For May PrimaryFive months after the state’s narrow and bitterly contested presidential race drew Republican claims of improper election procedures, it’s clear no changes will be enacted in time for Pennsylvania’s spring primary election.
Marathon Republican Party Meeting On Censuring Sen. Pat Toomey Delays Action For Another DayAfter a five-hour marathon session Wednesday night, the Pennsylvania Republican State Committee came to no resolution about censuring U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey for his impeachment vote to convict former President Trump.
Republicans Say Wolf Administration Is Trying To Sabotage Ballot Question About Governors' Disaster Emergency PowersRepublican leaders of Pennsylvania’s Legislature said Wednesday that Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration is trying to sabotage ballot questions to amend the constitution to shift authority over the length of emergency declarations from governors to lawmakers.
Pennsylvania GOP Sets Meeting To Discuss Censuring Sen. Pat Toomey Over Impeachment VoteRepublican Party committee members in Pennsylvania expect to meet Wednesday night to decide whether to censure U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey amid a GOP backlash over his vote to convict Donald Trump during the former president’s second impeachment trial, members said.
Elections Shaping Up To Become Major Issue In Pennsylvania LegislatureRepublican lawmakers in Pennsylvania who are still questioning without basis the validity of the Nov. 3 election are drafting a boatload of voting-related legislation, with top Democrats quickly accusing them of setting up a sham process and undermining faith in elections.
Rudy Giuliani Expected To Attend Election Hearing In PennsylvaniaPresident Trump and his attorney Rudy Giuliani are expected to be in Gettysburg for an election fraud hearing on Wednesday.
Gov. Wolf Vetoes Bill That Would Have Privatized Sales Of Wine, LiquorGov. Tom Wolf has vetoed a bill that would have privatized the sales of wine, liquor.
GOP Bill To Privatize Wine, Liquor Sales Under ConstructionA bill to allow private licensees to take over the state-controlled sale of wine and liquor in Pennsylvania is under construction by House and Senate Republicans.