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PA Tavern Gaming License Applications Continue To Lag

A key state Senator says he’s giving up on the prospect that small games of chance in Pennsylvania taverns will generate projected revenue.

04/22/2014

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Corbett Signs 4 More Child-Abuse Prevention Bills

The Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance, which trains people to recognize and report suspected child abuse, says the bills contain provisions that are critical to improving how abuse is reported to authorities.

04/15/2014

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Corbett: Medicaid Talks At ‘Breaking Point’

Governor Corbett is frustrated over negotiations with the federal government.

04/06/2014

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Corbett: It’s OK For States To Review Proposed Comcast-Time Warner Merger

Governor Corbett says he sees nothing wrong with states conducting their own review.

03/23/2014

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Corbett Tweaks Medicaid Proposal

Governor Corbett is proposing a new approach to job search requirements as he negotiates with the Obama administration over his alternative proposal to expansion of Medicaid.

03/06/2014

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Corbett: New Penn State President A Good Choice

Governor Corbett says he thinks Eric Barron will “do a good job” at the university.

02/22/2014

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Corbett Banking On Improving Economy To Back Up Budget Proposal

Governor Corbett is relying on rosy economic projections to support the budget proposal he rolled out this past week.

02/09/2014

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Gov. Corbett Tours Storm-ravaged Montgomery County

PECO crews are working to restore power to thousands in the area, including in Montgomery County.

02/06/2014

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Dom Giordano Has Heated Discussion With Pa. Governor Tom Corbett

Dom Giordano got into a heated discussion this morning with Governor Tom Corbett over a program that allows Gateway Health to use funding from the Department of Public Welfare to distribute $25 Walmart gift cards to recipients for going to the dentist.

02/06/2014

Philadelphia’s Vincent Hughes, ranking Democrat on the Senate Appropriations Committee. (credit: Tony Romeo)

Philadelphia’s Senate Delegation Wants A $300 Million Dollar Increase For School Spending

State Senator Vincent Hughes says the Philadelphia delegation is proposing spending $300 million more on schools, without a tax increase.

01/30/2014

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Paycheck Protection Debate Heats Up In PA Legislature

Unions are up in arms about legislation that would end the practice of allowing union dues, fair share fees and political contributions to be deducted from paychecks.

01/26/2014

Gov. Corbett receives artwork made by domestic violence victims at a Capitol news conference. (Credit: Tony Romeo)

Corbett Proposes Increase In Funding For PA Crisis Programs

Governor Corbett this past week said he’ll propose ten-percent additional funding for domestic violence and rape crisis programs.

01/26/2014

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Liberty Bell Tapped As Part Of MLK Day National Observance

The Liberty Bell Center provided the backdrop in the annual “National Bell Ringing Ceremony” to mark MLK Day.

01/20/2014

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2013 IN REVIEW: Corbett’s Poll Numbers Take A Hit

Pennsylvania Governor Corbett’s abysmal poll numbers made for one of the big stories of 2013.

12/28/2013

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Corbett Opens Door To Small Games Of Chance In Bars

Governor Corbett has signed into law legislation that will expand gambling in Pennsylvania by allowing small games of chance in bars and taverns.

11/28/2013

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