Philadelphia School Funding Proposal Falls Short In Late Night ManeuverHouse Republican leaders Tuesday night thwarted an 11th hour effort by Philadelphia Democrats to get committee approval for a Philadelphia school funding proposal.
Pa. House Leader Says Senate Liquor Bill Falls ShortEarlier this week, Senate Republican leaders took the wraps off their version of a liquor bill, one that provides no formula for shutting down state stores and selling off the state’s wholesale liquor operations.
PA House Majority Leader Causes Stir With Comments On Voter ID LawHouse Majority Leader Mike Turzai has caused a stir with remarks about the controversial, recently-enacted voter photo ID law.
Historic Vote On Pa. Liquor Store Privatization Planned This WeekThe state House majority leader is promising a historic vote this week on one of the most controversial issues of the past several decades: a proposal to have private business sell liquor in Pennsylvania.
No Vote Anytime Soon For PA House Bill Requiring Ultrasound Before An AbortionThe Virginia Senate this week approved a bill that will require women to get an ultrasound before having an abortion. But it appears that a similar bill in the Pennsylvania House won’t be getting a vote anytime soon.
Pa. Legislators Promise On-Time Budget, Despite ChallengesLegislative leaders continue to predict that Pennsylvania will have an on-time budget for the first time in years, even though the deadline is just eleven days off now, with a lot of unknowns still in the mix.