Measure To Prevent Wage Theft Introduced To Phila. City CouncilCouncilman Bill Greenlee introduced the bill after a Temple University study found that thousands of low-wage workers, each week, are shortchanged.
Buying Smokes In A Drug Store Would Be Banned Under Bill Introduced In Phila. City CouncilA bill introduced into Philadelphia City Council would ban cigarette sales at all the drug stores in the city.
Pa. House Votes Down Governor’s Tax ProposalsThe state House voted down the governor’s proposals, which included an increase in the personal income tax.
Pa. House Vote Today On Wolf Tax ProposalsWith Pennsylvania’s in its 99th day without a budget, the state House today is set to vote on the latest tax proposal put forward by Governor Wolf.
Philadelphia's Election Watchdog On Trail Of City's Top Elections OfficialCity Commission Chairman Anthony Clark has come under fire for spending little time at the office, failing to vote himself and for recently, having to pay a fine for violating the election laws he's charged with upholding.
AG Kane Sued By Former Attorney In Her OfficeAlready facing criminal charges related to allegations that she violated grand jury secrecy, now Attorney General Kathleen Kane is facing civil litigation from the former head of the criminal appeals section of her office.
Gov. Wolf Embraces Challenge Of State House Vote On Tax ProposalsGovernor Tom Wolf said Monday he’s pleased to have the chance to put his tax proposals up for a vote in the legislature.
Philly Recovers From Papal Visit, Bring On The DNC!The Democratic National Convention is less than ten months away, and the host committee is confident they'll be ready.
Christie Taken To Task Over Political Use Of State HelicopterNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie is being criticized, again, for his use of a State Police helicopter for personal reasons.
Pa. Lawmakers To Vote On Wolf Tax ProposalsLeaders of the Republican majority in the legislature said they plan to put Democratic Governor Tom Wolf’s tax proposals up for a vote next week.
Local Congressional Members Stunned By Boehner’s ExitThe Tri-state Congressional Delegation expressed surprise when House Speaker John Boehner announced his decision Friday to step down.
PA House Sends Short-Term Funding Bills To Governor, Veto ExpectedAs Pennsylvania’s budget standoff drags on, the Republican-controlled Pennsylvania House has sent Governor Wolf short-term, stopgap funding legislation that is expected to be vetoed by the Democratic governor.