PA Budget Process Stalls Over Revenue ComponentEfforts to finalize the state budget process have hit a snag as lawmakers and Governor Wolf struggle to agree on a package of revenues for the spending bill sent to the governor’s desk Thursday night.
Wolf Withholds Signature On Budget Pending Revenue PackageThe governor says he won’t sign it until there’s a plan to pay for it.
PA Senate Approves Amended Sex Abuse Statute Of Limitations BillThe Senate Judiciary Committee earlier this week removed controversial language from the bill, to the dismay of advocates.
Pennsylvania Senate Tweaks House Budget BillThe Pennsylvania House and Senate have now both passed a bill authorizing a new state budget.
PA Senate Panel Makes Controversial Changes To Child Sex Abuse BillAdvocates for victims of child sex abuse suffered a major setback today.
PA Senate Committee Advances LGBT Anti-Discrimination BillA bill that would provide protection to members of the LGBT community in housing and employment cleared a Senate committee.
PA House Committee Thwarts Vote On Gun Control BillThe state House Judiciary Committee has taken action to delay a House vote on a bill that would ban the sale of guns to people who are on terrorist watch lists.
Wolf Drops Income Tax Hike ProposalGovernor Wolf says he has dropped his proposal to increase the state income tax.
Governor Orders Confederate Flag Removed From Capitol DisplayWolf has ordered the removal of a Confederate flag that was part of a display of several dozen flags set up in the state capitol.
Fantasy Sports Bill Clears Pa. House CommitteeA state House committee Wednesday morning advanced a bill that would legalize and regulate fantasy sports betting in Pennsylvania.
PA House GOP Leader: Budget Talks "Progressing Nicely"Mid-way through June, positive signs abound as the Republican-controlled legislature and Democratic Governor Tom Wolf attempt to avoid the paralysis that gripped last year’s state budget process.
Opponents Rip Bill To Boost Fines For Pot PossessionOpponents say a bill that would increase fines for possession of small amounts of marijuana is a step in the wrong direction.