Auditor General: PA Child Welfare System Beset By ‘Breathtaking’ TurnoverThe auditor general has briefed a state House committee on a devastating report on Pennsylvania’s child welfare system, which concludes there is a lack of support for caseworkers on the front lines.
Wolf Questions Rep. Metcalfe's Committee Chairman Role After 'Offensive' RemarksRepublican Daryl Metcalfe chastised the ranking Democrat on the panel, Matt Bradford of Montgomery County, for touching him on the arm during a Tuesday meeting.
Abortion Bill Nears Pennsylvania House VoteA bill that would ban most abortions after 20 weeks – which passed the Pennsylvania Senate earlier this year – is now headed to the House floor for a vote after it cleared a key committee Monday night.
LCB To Begin Inspections Under New 'Stop&Go' Law In JanuaryThe Liquor Control Board says next month, it will begin using new enforcement authority granted by state law, and that owners of establishments should prepare now.
PennDOT: Start Preparing Now For REAL IDPennDOT is advising Pennsylvania residents to start thinking now about the documents they will need to get REAL ID compliant driver’s licenses and ID cards.
PA Holds Clearance Sale As Surplus Sales Move OnlinePennsylvania is holding a going out of business sale!
MontCo Rep. Dean Latest To Challenge Lt. Gov. Stack A state House member from Montgomery County has become the latest Democrat to challenge incumbent Lt. Governor Mike Stack in next spring’s primary.
‘Filthydelphia?' Philly State Reps Target City Tire DumpingState lawmakers from Philadelphia are spearheading legislation that would impose hefty fines for tire dumping in the city.
PA House Begins Debate On Natural Gas Driller TaxThe state House is expected to resume debating a proposed tax on natural gas production next month.
Pennsylvania Lawmakers Advance Credit Card Skimmer BillYour credit or debit cards will be getting a workout as you hit the malls Friday.
Stack Announces Lt. Governor Re-Election BidStill hanging over Lt. Governor Stack, a Philadelphia Democrat, is the controversy over alleged verbal abuse of state employees.
Auditor General Rips Wording Of DNC Grant AgreementPennsylvania’s auditor general says his review of spending by the Host Committee of last year’s Democratic National Convention shows that wording of the agreement for a $10 million state grant was flawed.
Analysis: Pennsylvania House, Senate In A 'Salamandoff’This past week, the Senate voted for a bill that would make a salamander called the eastern hellbender the official state amphibian.
Wolf To Sign Bill Requiring Access To Privately-Owned CemeteriesThe measure was prompted by a dispute in Berks County.
Pennsylvania Senate Bill Aims To Ban Non-Disclosure In Sexual Misconduct CasesA group of Democratic Pennsylvania state senators say they will introduce a bill that would prohibit non-disclosure agreements in sexual harassment cases.