New Developments In Pa. Democratic PartyThe very early front runners are taking steps, some of them intriguing.
Pennsylvania Lawmakers Revisit School Voucher ProgramAlong with an effort to sell off state liquor stores, a new attempt to establish a school voucher program is shaping up as one of the big issues for Pennsylvania lawmakers in the year ahead.
Rendell Sets Record For PardonsGov. Rendell, by the time he leaves office, will have issued close to 1,100 pardons. That is more than twice as many as any other Pennsylvania governor in recent decades.
Energy Conservation Firm Sets Up At Philadelphia Navy YardA leading installer of home energy saving solutions in Europe is launching new US operations, which will be headquartered in the former Philadelphia Navy Yard.
Rendell: Failure to Pass Gas Drilling Tax is "A Bunch of Bull"With the clock winding down, Governor Rendell says the effort to enact a tax on natural gas drilling before he leaves office has “broken down.”
Rendell Calls For Meeting Over Natural Gas TaxGovernor Rendell is ripping state Senate Republicans, accusing them of stalling efforts to pass a tax on the state’s fledgling natural gas drilling industry.
Gov. Rendell To Review Wagner's Charter School MoratoriumThe auditor general said there should be no more charter or cyber-charter schools until the legislature addressed what he believes is an inequitable formula for funding those schools.
Rendell Laughs Off Talk About White House PostGovernor Ed Rendell calls "ludicrous" any speculation that he’s a candidate to become President Obama’s chief of staff.
Governor Rendell Urging Harrisburg To Avoid BankruptcyAs Pennsylvania’s state government wrestles with budget challenges, the commonwealth’s capital city is having an even tougher time, prompting the city's mayor to consider a 'distressed city' designation.
Modest Turnaround In Pennsylvania Revenue CollectionsGov. Rendell says revenue collections in September were more than three-percent above projections after coming in about a half-percent above projections in August.
Rendell Boasts of PA Student Achievement Scores
Rendell Holds Gathering in Support of Religious Freedom