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Jerry Sandusky arrives in court (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Corbett Meets Investigator Examining His Handling Of Sandusky Scandal

Governor Corbett has met with the man hired by the attorney general to probe why Corbett’s investigation of Jerry Sandusky took as long as it did.

05/31/2014

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Corbett Backs Marijuana Extract To Treat Children

Gov. Tom Corbett is changing his position on medical marijuana and is backing the legalization of a marijuana extract to treat severe seizures in children.

05/01/2014

Tom Corbett (Photo credit MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Pennsylvania Gets More Bad Budget News In April

Pennsylvania’s tax collections in the all-important month of April are lagging badly, and it’s threatening to knock Gov. Tom Corbett’s election-year budget proposal $1billion out of balance.

04/29/2014

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Governor Corbett Signs Execution Warrant For Convicted Cop Killer

Governor Tom Corbett signed an executive warrant today for a man charged with killing a Philadelphia police officer in 2007.

04/28/2014

(Pa. State Sen. Jake Corman.   Credit:  Tony Romeo)

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

Tom Corbett (Photo credit MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

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

(Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett.  File photo by Mario Tama/ Getty Images)

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

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