Westmoreland County Commissioner Wants To Eliminate Permanent Mail-In Voting OptionDouglas Chew testified before the state senate, saying he wanted to eliminate the option for permanent mail-in ballots.
Pa. Lawmakers Restart Amendment Process On Child Sex Abuse SuitsState lawmakers restarted the process to allow now-adult victims of child sexual abuse to bring lawsuits against their abusers.
Pennsylvania State Senator Mike Regan In Hospital After Motorcycle AccidentA Pennsylvania state senator was in the hospital Monday after sustaining serious injuries in a motorcycle accident, his office said.
Pa. State Senator To Resign To Join Congressman's OfficeA Pennsylvania state senator has announced plans to resign his seat to join the office of a fellow Democratic congressman representing northeastern Pennsylvania.
Pa. State Senator David Arnold Dies Following Battle With Brain CancerPennsylvania State Senator David Arnold has passed away following a battle with brain cancer.
Commonwealth Flags Ordered To Fly At Half-Staff For Pa. State Senator David ArnoldGovernor Wolf has ordered commonwealth flags across the state to be flown at half-staff on Sunday in honor of the late Pennsylvania State Senator David Arnold.
Jim Brewster Sworn In As State Senator In Pennsylvania's 45th DistrictDemocrat Jim Brewster was sworn in Wednesday after Republicans refused to seat him last week.
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.
Republicans In Pennsylvania House And Senate To Hold Hearings On Outcome Of 2020 ElectionRepublicans in the Pennsylvania House and Senate have said they will review the results of the 2020 election.
Republican Devlin Robinson Declares Victory Over Incumbent Democrat Pam Iovino In 37th State Senate District RaceRepublican Devlin Robinson declared victory over incumbent Democrat Pam Iovino for the 37th District's state senate seat in a race that's been called by the Associated Press.
Back On Track Bill: Pa. State Senate Discusses Bill To Help Low-Income Families With Schooling CostsA bill being discussed in the Pa. State Senate could provide relief for low-income families having to deal with remote learning.
Pennsylvania House Approves Bill To Loosen Restaurant Restrictions; Wolf Says He'll VetoThe Pennsylvania House on Wednesday approved a bill to loosen pandemic restrictions on bars and restaurants, a proposal the governor has said he will veto.
State Lawmakers May Vote On Petrochemical Tax Break Bill This WeekState lawmakers could vote on legislation this week that provides millions of dollars in tax breaks to turn natural gas into fertilizer and other chemicals.
Pa. Senate Committees Pass Police Reform Bills, Will Go To Full Senate For VotePolice policy reform is another step closer in Pennsylvania.
State Senate Passes Bill That Would Allow Curbside Cocktails During Coronavirus ShutdownsThe state Senate has passed a bill that could allow curbside cocktails during the coronavirus pandemic.