Republicans On House Committee Vote Acting Health Secretary Violated Law When Mandating Masks In SchoolsRepublicans on the Pennsylvania House Health Committee voted that the state's acting health secretary violated the law when she mandated masks in schools.
Pennsylvania House Committee OKs GOP Bill To Ban Employer Vaccine Mandates A ban on employers mandating vaccines for their workers inched ahead in the state House on Tuesday with a committee vote supported by all Republicans and opposed by every Democrat.
Proposal To Make Medical Marijuana Curbside Pickup Permanent Passes Pennsylvania House PanelA proposal to permanently adopt pandemic-prompted changes to Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana law passed a state House committee on Monday, but most Democrats on the panel voted against allowing grower-producers to use pesticides.
Pa. House Speaker Rep. Bryan Cutler Tests Positive For COVID-19Pennsylvania's House Speaker has tested positive for COVID-19.
State House Committee Wrestles With Election Changes Amidst Concerns Over Voter SuppressionPennsylvania's state House Government Committee held another hearing in Harrisburg Thursday afternoon on election integrity in the Commonwealth.
COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: House Unanimously Passes Bill To Deploy National Guard For Vaccine DistributionThe House voted unanimously Friday for a bill that would deploy the Pennsylvania National Guard to help with COVID-19 vaccine distribution.
Pennsylvania Lawmakers Tee Up Referendum On Limiting Governors' Disaster Emergency PowersA divided state House on Friday gave lawmakers’ final OK to put on the May ballot a constitutional amendment limiting governors’ powers during a disaster emergency.
Constitutional Amendment Could Limit A Governor's Emergency Powers During PandemicPennsylvania voters will likely soon get the final say about whether to limit the governor’s powers during a disaster emergency after a divided state House of Representatives endorsed a proposed constitutional amendment Wednesday.
New Democratic Leader In State House Is Both First Woman And Black Woman To Hold This Top JobPennsylvania Rep. Joanna McClinton is the first African American woman elected to lead her party in the Pennsylvania Legislature.
COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State House Republicans Send Gov. Tom Wolf Bill To Limit Coronavirus LawsuitsA divided state House on Friday passed a Republican-backed proposal to make it harder to sue schools, health care providers and others over COVID-19 claims.
Pennsylvania House Votes To Impose Fees On Electric CarsMotorists who register an electric vehicle in Pennsylvania would have to pay an annual fee, under lame-duck session legislation approved by the state’s Republican-controlled House of Representatives on Thursday.
Pittsburgh Region Loses Clout In State House While Gaining In State SenateWith the resignation this year of House Speaker Mike Turzai and the defeat last week of Democratic House Leader Frank Dermody, many worry this region is losing its clout in Harrisburg.
More Gender Diversity Appears On Pa.'s Ballot As Women Candidates Grow In NumbersNext Tuesday's election features something a little unusual in Pennsylvania -- lots of women on the ballot.
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.