Tag: Harrisburg

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Brock McCleary
The Percentages
Apr 28, 2016 AT 2:02 PM
“The consent of the governed.” These five pivotal words in the Declaration of Independence contain the very core of how American government functions. They also provide the raison d’etre for those...
Favorable judgment
Jun 13, 2016 AT 6:02 PM
Gov. Tom Wolf appointed PA Superior Court Justice Sallie Mundy to the state Supreme Court, filling a vacancy left by J. Michael Eakin in the wake of the “Porngate” scandal. The...
You're Flagged
Jun 15, 2016 AT 2:38 PM
State Rep. Jordan Harris ( D-Philadelphia) said that, contrary to earlier reports, there were not one, but two Confederate flags hung in the state capitol yesterday. "There were two...
Sign o' the times
Jul 21, 2016 AT 1:53 PM
While some Republicans in the state fret about their association with Donald Trump – even skipping the Republican National Convention altogether to avoid affiliation-by-osmosis – PA Sen....
Runup to 2018
Dec 2, 2016 AT 4:14 PM
Fresh off an historic electoral victory, prominent Republicans are already painting a target on Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey in the 2018 election. The man they have been talking up to take out...
Let's make a deal
Jun 1, 2017 AT 2:39 PM
Sources confirmed that the PA Senate will convene an unusual Sunday meeting to vote a highly anticipated pension bill out of committee, ahead of a looming budget deadline. Senate President Pro...
Riled Elephant
Apr 27, 2018 AT 3:48 PM
In a sharply worded letter sent to members of the Pennsylvania Republican Party, PA GOP Chairman Val DiGiorgio pushed back against what he called “nonsense and fake news in (a) misguided article”...
Capitol Beat
May 4, 2021 AT 5:52 PM
Pennsylvania voters will head to the polls on May 18 with a lot of power in their hands — power that could potentially determine whether the governor loses some of his own. Voters will encounter two...
Capitol Beat
May 25, 2021 AT 5:17 PM
Now armed with a new mandate and more power granted to them by Pennsylvania voters, Pennsylvania House Republicans advanced legislation on Tuesday that would end key portions of Gov. Tom Wolf’s COVID...
Interviews & Profiles
May 26, 2021 AT 12:48 PM
Several seats were up for grabs in the House and Senate during last week's municipal primary election. The race for the 59th district seat was among them, following the unexpected death of Rep. Mike...