Pa. Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over Governor's Attempt To Fire Open Records ChiefOn his way out of office, Governor Tom Corbett appointed Republican legislative aide Erik Arneson to fill a six-year term as Open Records executive director. Upon taking office, Governor Tom Wolf promptly tried to fire him.
Lawsuit Filed Over Governor Corbett's Overhaul Of MedicaidHealthcare advocates filed a federal class action in Philadelphia on Monday asking a judge to stop part of Governor Tom Corbett's new Healthy Pennsylvania Medicaid plan.
Abu-Jamal Sues Over Pennsylvania Law Restricting SpeechMumia Abu-Jamal and his supporters are suing to overturn a new Pennsylvania law they says violates convicts' free speech rights.
Corbett Gets Campaign Help From Christie In Effort To Gain VotesNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie is trying to help out Pennsylvania's embattled incumbent, Tom Corbett, as he seeks re-election. Christie is campaigning with Corbett today in the Philadelphia suburbs.
Civil Rights Advocates Concerned Over New Law Authorizing Drug Database In PennsylvaniaPennsylvania doctors and DA's are celebrating a new law signed by Governor Tom Corbett this week that creates a statewide database to monitor prescription drug use. But there are privacy concerns.
Gov. Corbett Dropped From NCAA Suit On Penn State FineThe NCAA has dropped Gov. Tom Corbett and Auditor General Eugene DePasquale from its lawsuit challenging a state law that limits where $60 million in Penn State fine money can be spent.
Law Signed To Curb Cop Killer's 'Obscene Celebrity'Gov. Corbett signed into law a measure that he says is intended to curb the "obscene celebrity" cultivated by convicts such as Mumia Abu-Jamal.
Possible Lead In Manhunt For Suspected Trooper Killer Eric FreinGovernor Tom Corbett and police officials held a news conference Saturday on the manhunt for suspected cop killer Eric Frein to discuss new developments.
Gov. Christie Campaigns With Gov. Corbett In WayneWith less than a month to the election, the GOP faithful rallied behind Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett late Thursday afternoon at Valley Forge Military Academy in Wayne.
Lewd Email Scandal In Harrisburg Continues To GrowThe scandal over lewd emails in the Pennsylvania State Attorney General's office has already brought the resignation of two state officials. Many are now calling for an outside investigation into just what's going on.
Corbetts Welcome Two More GrandsonsGovernor Tom Corbett and his wife Susan have two more grandsons now. Corbett's office says his second and third grandchildren were born last week to his son Tommy and Tommy's longtime girlfriend.
Poll Shows Little Movement For Corbett In Pa. Governor RaceA new poll shows Governor Corbett is making little progress in cutting down the commanding lead held by his Democratic challenger, Tom Wolf.
Corbett, Wolf Prepare For First Debate In Pa. Governor's RaceRepublican Governor Tom Corbett and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf are to square off Monday evening at a Pennsylvania Chamber of Commerce and Industry dinner in Hershey.
Bill To Change Name Of Department Of Public Welfare Sent To Gov. CorbettThe new name for the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare will be the Department of Human Services. The sponsor of the bill making the change, sent to the Governor Wednesday by the House, is Representative Thomas Murt, a Montgomery County Republican.
Taxes Will Be Prime Issue In Pennsylvania Governor RacePennsylvania Republicans are turning up the heat on Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf to cough up his personal and corporate income tax returns.