PA House Approves Internet Gaming AmendmentThe House Wednesday considered amendments to a bill that would legalize and regulate daily fantasy sports wagering.
Fantasy Sports Bill Clears Pa. House CommitteeA state House committee Wednesday morning advanced a bill that would legalize and regulate fantasy sports betting in Pennsylvania.
PA House GOP Leader: Budget Talks "Progressing Nicely"Mid-way through June, positive signs abound as the Republican-controlled legislature and Democratic Governor Tom Wolf attempt to avoid the paralysis that gripped last year’s state budget process.
Gov. Wolf Signs Bill Enforcing Rear-Facing Car Seats For Kids Under 2Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed a new child safety bill that enforces rear-facing car seats for children under two years old.
Analyst: DNC In Phila Could Help Avoid Another PA Budget StalematePennsylvania lawmakers return to the state capitol Monday with a budget deadline looming at the end of the month.
Pa. Health Secretary Outlines Plans For Temporary Medical Marijuana RegulationsHealth Secretary Karen Murphy says that the first temporary regulations, which will allow minors with serious health conditions to access medical marijuana from other states, are expected next month. And more temporary rules will follow.
Medical Marijuana To Be Available For Pa. Minors This SummerThe state health secretary says minors will be the first to access medical marijuana now that it has been legalized in Pennsylvania.
Tumult Continues In Pa Attorney General's OfficeOn Monday morning, reporters were sent a reminder of the scheduled event. Then Monday afternoon, another announcement from Kane’s new second-in-command, Bruce Castor: the email event was cancelled, with Castor explaining that he didn’t realize the preliminary report wasn’t ready for release.
PA Lawmakers Work To Clarify Background Check LawChanges to the child protection law made in 2014, after the Jerry Sandusky scandal, mandated background checks for people who have routine contact with children, or are responsible for a child’s welfare.
Gaming Expansion Fails First Votes In PA HouseSupporters of expanded gaming in Pennsylvania suffered a setback in the state House Tuesday.
Foul Email To Environmental Activists Preceded DEP Secretary's ResignationPennsylvania’s former secretary of environmental protection unleashed an obscene e-mail rant several weeks before he stepped down last week.
PA Lawmakers Expect Battle With Church Over Child Sex Abuse BillA full-scale battle over Pennslvania's statute of limitations is expected to break out.