Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett accepted the Republican State Committee’s endorsement on Saturday for a second four-year term.
The state revenue secretary says the Pennsylvania Lottery could begin rolling out a keno game by the end of this year if a consensus can be reached.
The Register of Wills in Montgomery County stirred the pot this summer when he began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. That brought about a lawsuit from the Corbett Administration calling for that practice to end.
Judge John Jones III has said that the legal system’s view of sex and sexual identity cases has undergone a “sea change” over the past four decades.
The Corbett administration is dismissing complaints about the latest version of TV ads about the state’s voter ID law.
The Corbett administration has hired former state Supreme Court justice William Lamb to handle the federal litigation over same sex marriage in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania officials are asking a court to stop Montgomery County from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources secretary resigned at the governor’s request Thursday, but the reason was not immediately disclosed.
A coalition of groups opposed to mass incarceration has announced plans to hike from Philadelphia to Harrisburg and call on the legislature to stop building new prisons.
Ending service between the two cities would have meant a longer trip for rail passengers departing Philadelphia for Pittsburgh and other points west.
Pennsylvania’s new lieutenant governor said he expects an announcement soon on what will be an “expansive” role in the Corbett administration.