Pa. Senate Holding Hearing Over COVID-19 Contract Tracing Data BreachPennsylvania's State Senate is taking action today, even though the state has already canceled a contract with a third-party vendor who's responsible for a data breach of health records for 72,000 people in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Senate Republicans Pass Bill Halting PennDOT's Plan To Toll Nine BridgesA bill passed through the Pennsylvania State Senate would halt PennDOT's plan to toll 9 bridges across Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Senate Advances Child Sex Abuse Lawsuit WindowFor the first time, prominent Republican state senators on Wednesday put their support behind legislation in Pennsylvania to change the law to allow now-adult victims of child sexual abuse to sue the perpetrators or institutions that did not prevent it when it happened years or decades ago.
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.