Senator Vincent Hughes
Mayor Michael Nutter rappelled down a 31-story building on Friday to raise money for Outward Bound.
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett may not announce whether he will support the expansion of Medicaid under the federal health care law when he delivers his budget address to the Legislature on Tuesday.
For both parties, it’s a fight to the finish.
Hospitals in the Philadelphia area are reporting an increase in the number of people seeking medical care in emergency rooms, a sign that there are more uninsured people using E.R.’s for basic care.