Pennsylvania Senate Passes 'Clean Slate' LegislationThe measure builds on a law enacted in 2016 that allowed individuals convicted of low-level, non-violent misdemeanors to petition a court to have the record sealed.
Pennsylvania Senate Moves Bill To Fix Unemployment Comp MessThe state Senate has has passed and sent to the House legislation that would pump money into Pennsylvania’s troubled unemployment compensation claims processing system.
GOP-Sponsored Bill Blocks Over $1 Billion In Funding To Pennsylvania Sanctuary CitiesSenate Bill 10 is sponsored by Republican state Sen. Guy Reschenthaler and it passed 37-12 earlier this month.
Pennsylvania Senate Set To Vote On Attorney General Nominee BeemerThe state Senate is set to return nearly a month earlier than scheduled Tuesday to vote on Bruce Beemer’s nomination to serve the nearly five months that remain in Kathleen Kane’s term as Pennsylvania attorney general.
Pennsylvania Senate Tweaks House Budget BillThe Pennsylvania House and Senate have now both passed a bill authorizing a new state budget.
Bi-partisan 'Clean Slate' Bill To Be Introduced In PA TodayPennsylvania lawmakers will introduce a first-of-its-kind bill Wednesday that would automatically seal certain criminal records after a period of time.
Heroin Bust At Pennsylvania Senate Mail FacilityAt least three Pennsylvania Senate employees have been fired after a heroin bust in a Senate mail facility in Harrisburg.
PA Medical Marijuana Train Slows For NowIt appears it will be at least few more weeks before a medical marijuana bill can get to Governor Wolf’s desk.
Pa. Senate Falls Short In Vote On Ouster Of AG KaneA resolution to remove embattled Attorney General Kathleen Kane from office failed in the state Senate Wednesday.
Keystone Exams Could Be Put To Vote Today In Pennsylvania SenateThe Pennsylvania Senate could vote today to delay the controversial Keystone Exams, and force the Department of Education to come up with a new high school graduation requirement.
Pennsylvania Senate Sets Process To Consider Removing AG KaneThe state Senate has unanimously voted to hold a hearing that could lead to a vote on removing embattled Attorney General Kathleen Kane from office.
Pennsylvania Senators Mull Civil Forfeiture ReformsA state Senate committee Tuesday tackled the issue of reforming the law that allows authorities to take and keep property suspected of being used in certain crimes.