Pennsylvania House, Senate Complete 1st Step To Strip Future Governors Of Some Authority Under Emergency DeclarationsPennsylvania lawmakers move to limit a governor's disaster powers.
Pa. House Votes On New Speaker After Mike Turzai Steps DownThe Pennsylvania House turned to a seven-term Republican member Monday to become its next speaker, elevating him to the chamber’s top job a week after his predecessor stepped down in mid-term.
Pennsylvania House Speaker Mike Turzai Will Not Seek Re-ElectionPennsylvania House Speaker Mike Turzai will not run for re-election in a critical election year when Democrats are aiming to take control of the chamber.
Pa. House Speaker Mike Turzai To Hold Press Conference Amid Speculation He's Leaving OfficePennsylvania House Speaker Mike Turzai will hold a news conference Thursday amid speculation that he will leave the powerful office after five years.
Law Clerk Named Danny DeVito Running For Pa. State HouseThe quiet main street of Carnegie is where Danny DeVito plies his trade.
Bill Requiring Fetal Remains At Health Care Facilities To Be Cremated, Buried Passes State HouseA Pennsylvania House majority is giving its approval to a proposal to require the burial or cremation of fetal remains that end up in possession of a health care facility.
Bill To Permit Some Sunday Hunting Passes Pennsylvania HouseA proposal to allow hunting on three Sundays a year in Pennsylvania is on its way to the state Senate for a final vote.
Pa. Adopts Resolution Declaring October As 'Wine, Wineries And Grapes Month' It's official: a resolution just passed in the House makes October Wine Month in Pennsylvania.
Special Election To Fill House Vacancy Set For AugustVoters in a rural central Pennsylvania district will pick a new state House member in August to fill the vacancy created by a recent congressional election.
Pa. House Votes To Link Child Sexual Abuse BillsThe Pennsylvania House is linking a pair of bills designed to address child sexual abuse so one can't be approved while the other languishes without action.
Pa. Democrats Prepare Bills To Keep Health Insurance ProtectionsDemocrats in Pennsylvania's state Senate say they'll introduce legislation to continue protections in individual health insurance plans sold in the state should the Affordable Care Act be permanently blocked in the courts.
Pa. Democrats Win U.S. House Seats, Races For Governor, U.S. SenatePennsylvania elected a state record four women to the U.S. House on Tuesday as Democrats smashed the state's all-male congressional delegation and picked up three seats in the chamber.
Gov. Wolf To Sign Bill Toughening DUI Penalties For Repeat OffendersTougher penalties for repeated DUI offenders will soon become state law following passage by the Pennsylvania Legislature.
2-Year Window For Child Sex Abuse Suits Advances In Pa. HouseThe Pennsylvania House is advancing a proposal to give victims of child sexual abuse a two-year window to sue over allegations that would otherwise be too old to pursue.
$32.7B Budget Package Speeds Through Pennsylvania HouseThe main appropriations bill in a $32.7 billion spending package for Pennsylvania's approaching fiscal year is speeding through the state Legislature.