Pa. House Democrats, Republicans Call For Rep. Aaron Bernstine's Resignation; Video Allegedly Shows Him Encouraging Young Son To SmokeRepublican Rep. Aaron Bernstine's own party and state House democrats are calling for him to resign after a video surfaced allegedly showing him encouraging his 5-year-old son to smoke.
Gov. Tom Wolf Pushes For Political Reform In HarrisburgGov. Tom Wolf held a press conference Thursday to push for political reform in Harrisburg.
House Republicans Lose Override Vote About Gov. Wolf's School Sports Bill VetoThe votes are in and Gov. Tom Wolf's veto stands for the bill that would have given school districts the sole ability to make decisions on sports.
Local Schools Allowing More Sports Fans After Court Ruling; Wolf Administration AppealingSome Pennsylvania school districts are permitting more fans in the stands in the wake of a federal judge’s ruling that tossed statewide pandemic limits on crowd size, while legislative Republicans prepared Wednesday to renew their push to enshrine local control of school sports into law.
State House Passes Bill Preventing Governors From Shutting Down Churches In DisastersThe Pennsylvania House on Tuesday passed a bill that would prevent governors from applying their disease control powers to shut down gatherings at churches or other houses of worship.
Pennsylvania State House Approves Bill Allowing Parents To Give Kids Do-Over Of 2020 School Year
State House Approves Changes To Mail-In Voting LawIn the shadow of an increasingly strident presidential campaign, Pennsylvania’s House of Representatives approved changes to the state’s fledgling mail-in voting law, but in highly partisan fashion Wednesday.
Lawmakers Propose Letting Districts Decide On Sports And Allowing Parents To Give Kids Do-Over Of 2020 School YearLawmakers are looking at not just athletics, but educational opportunities that students lost due to the pandemic.
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.