Wolf Signs Bill Allowing Production Of Industrial HempA new law is on the books that could eventually lead to the return of the production of industrial hemp in Pennsylvania.
Governor Wolf Signs Compromise Pennsylvania Revenue PlanPennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has signed a bill that would raise tobacco taxes and impose sales taxes on digital downloads. The state House and Senate passed a revenue package Wednesday afternoon that will fund the new budget that took effect earlier this week.
Wolf Withholds Signature On Budget Pending Revenue PackageThe governor says he won’t sign it until there’s a plan to pay for it.
Pentagon Ends Transgender BanThe Pentagon said Thursday it was ending the ban on transgender people being able to serve openly in the U.S. military.
Supreme Court's Decision On Abortion Sends Ripples Through PennsylvaniaPennsylvania lawmakers in favor of keeping abortion clinics open are talking about the impact the US Supreme Court's decision will have on state law.
Pennsylvania Senate Tweaks House Budget BillThe Pennsylvania House and Senate have now both passed a bill authorizing a new state budget.
PA Senate Panel Makes Controversial Changes To Child Sex Abuse BillAdvocates for victims of child sex abuse suffered a major setback today.
New Jersey Gets Its Own CTONew Jersey has its first ever Chief Technology Officer.
Mayor Kenney Signs Bill Decriminalizing Many Lower Level OffensesThe bill will likely keep many Democratic National Convention protestors out of jail.
Chaka Fattah Resigns From Congress Effective ImmediatelyCongressman Chaka Fattah has sent a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan announcing he's resigning immediately.
Obama Immigration Plan Blocked By 4-4 Tie At Supreme CourtA tie vote by the Supreme Court is blocking President Barack Obama's immigration plan.
Congressman Chaka Fattah Facing Pressure To ResignFattah's conviction means that he cannot vote in committee or on the floor of the House.