S&P With Good News, Bad News For PAAccording to one credit rating agency, Pennsylvania – with its new budget -- has taken a step back from the financial cliff, but is not in a safe place yet.
Castor To Become Kane's First Deputy; Settles Complaint By Kane's TwinBruce Castor has been named Pennsylvania’s First Deputy Attorney General. Meanwhile, in his current role in the AG’s Office, Castor has settled a discrimination complaint filed by Kathleen Kane’s twin sister.
PA Turnpike Tolls To Increase 6% In 2017Motorists will soon see higher prices when paying to travel the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
Progress Reported In Talks For PA Revenue PackageThe state House majority leader said Monday that progress was being made as lawmakers and Governor Wolf try to come up with a plan to pay for Pennsylvania’s new budget.
Wolf Expected To Approve 10-Year Red Light Camera ExtensionA spokesman says Governor Wolf is expected to sign a bill on the way to his desk that would extend Philadelphia’s red light camera program through 2027.
PA Senate Committee Advances Abortion Restrictions BillA divided state Senate Judiciary Committee advanced a bill Monday that would ban elective abortions after 20 weeks, a bill opposed by Governor Wolf.
PA House Approves Internet Gaming AmendmentThe House Wednesday considered amendments to a bill that would legalize and regulate daily fantasy sports wagering.
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.
Gov. Wolf Signs Bill Enforcing Rear-Facing Car Seats For Kids Under 2Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed a new child safety bill that enforces rear-facing car seats for children under two years old.
Analyst: DNC In Phila Could Help Avoid Another PA Budget StalematePennsylvania lawmakers return to the state capitol Monday with a budget deadline looming at the end of the month.
Pa. Health Secretary Outlines Plans For Temporary Medical Marijuana RegulationsHealth Secretary Karen Murphy says that the first temporary regulations, which will allow minors with serious health conditions to access medical marijuana from other states, are expected next month. And more temporary rules will follow.