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NCAA, Penn State Lose Bid To Toss Suit Over Fine

Commonwealth Court Judge Anne Covey ruled Friday the lawsuit by state Sen. Jake Corman and state Treasurer Rob McCord can proceed.

10/04/2014

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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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Write-In Candidate Wins Special Election For PA Senate Seat

A so-called “maverick” Republican made history with his win in a special election for a York County seat this past week.

03/23/2014

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Pennsylvania Senator Says Tavern Games Rollout ‘Worse Than Obamacare’

Early returns suggest the new law allowing for limited small games of chance in Pennsylvania taverns is a bust. And it could blow a hole in Governor Corbett’s proposed budget.

02/20/2014

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Corbett Says Pa. State-Run Colleges Will Get Same Funding As Last Year

Corbett says funding for the state-related universities -– Temple, Pitt, Lincoln, and Penn State -– as well as the 14 state-owned universities will remain the same in his budget proposal.

02/01/2013

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Lawmaker Wants $60M Penn State Fine Kept In Pa.

A senator proposed a law that would keep Penn State’s $60 million NCAA fine within Pennsylvania.

12/27/2012

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Centre County Senator Says Football “Death Penalty” Will Destroy Happy Valley

“If the Penn State football program were to receive the death penalty, I mean, most people just look at it from a football perspective. But from a community perspective, it would be devastating.”

07/18/2012

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