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.
Governor Wolf Vetoes Entire Pa. BudgetPennsylvania will start the new budget year without a spending plan. For the first time in decades, the governor will veto the entire budget sent to his desk.
Budget Marathon Continues At PA CapitolThe GOP-controlled House voted on Saturday to send a Republican-drafted budget to the Senate, which is expected to vote on it Tuesday.
Pa. Senate Votes To Increase 911 Phone SurchargeThe state Senate has approved a bill to reauthorize and increase the state’s 911 surcharge on phone service.
Pennsylvania Senate Approves Higher 911 Fees On Phone BillsThe Pennsylvania Senate unanimously approved a measure Tuesday to impose up to an additional 65 cents per phone line and an extra $52 per household to help counties pay for the growing cost of their 911 emergency communications centers.
Pennsylvania Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Bill State senators voted Tuesday for a second time to send legislation to legalize medical marijuana to the House of Representatives, where the GOP majority has held hearings but otherwise given no certain signs of support.