Bill To Raise Minimum Wage In Pa. To $9.50 Passed By Senate CommitteeA compromise package to raise Pennsylvania's minimum wage for the first time since 2009 is advancing in the Legislature, up against a deadline for Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf to relent on his effort to extend overtime pay eligibility to thousands of workers.
Sunday Hunting Proposal Praised By Local HuntersA proposal that would allow limited hunting in Pennsylvania on Sundays has received local support.
Sen. Manchin Announces He Won't Enter W. Va. Governor's RaceWest Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin says he's staying put in the U.S. Senate and won't run for governor.
'Bernie's Back:' Ben & Jerry's Founders Create Ice Cream Flavor Honoring Bernie Sanders' 2020 CampaignEver wondered what wealth inequality tastes like?
Western Pa. Voters Head To Polls Tuesday For State Senate Special ElectionPittsburgh's suburbs are under the microscope again in a state Senate election that may serve as an early test of President Trump's strength ahead of 2020.
State Senate Candidates Raja And Iovino Are More Than Just Their Attack AdsIn just nineteen days, voters in the South Hills, western suburbs, and Quaker Valley will choose a new state senator in a special election.
Top Pa. Republican Senator Says He Favors Swearing In Democrat Lindsey WilliamsThe top-ranking Republican in the Pennsylvania Senate says he favors seating a Democrat who won a western Pennsylvania race last month now that he's looked into questions about the woman's residency.
Senate Republicans Appear Poised To Block The Seating Of A Newly Elected Democratic Woman From The North HillsNo one denies that Democrat Lindsey Williams won a close but hard-fought state Senate race.
Congressman Mike Doyle Says Divided Government Doesn't Have To Mean GridlockThe United States is back to divided government again.
'A Really Good Day For Women In Politics': Pa. Women Make History During Midterm ElectionIt's been 98 years since women gained the right to vote in the U.S. Constitution. But since then women have had a difficult time getting elected to legislative bodies. This year was different.
Sen. Joe Manchin Wins Re-Election In West VirginiaDemocratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia has turned back a challenge by Republican Patrick Morrisey to win his second full-term in a state carried by President Donald Trump.