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The proposal could lead to a constitutional amendment giving the Legislature more authority over determining tax exemptions for nonprofits.
Tom Wolf told attendees of an Equality Pennsylvania networking breakfast that corporations support such protections
Gov. Tom Wolf, who supported medical marijuana during his campaign, met Tuesday with families advocating for its legalization.
The proposed amendment would give the Legislature sole discretion in defining which organizations are charities deserving tax exemptions.
Parts of Long Island and New England are getting slammed. But many parts of New Jersey received less than 4 inches.
Mr. Frein is charged with killing Cpl. Bryon Dickson and wounding another trooper at the state police barracks in Blooming Grove on Sept.
The San Francisco-based company said it plans to offer its service starting at 6 p.m. Friday
The suit argues that the actions violate both the constitutional principle of separation of powers and the right-to-know law.
The new game is Pick 2, and other longtime games also will bear the “Pick” name.
A group says the governor’s action could lead to firings by future governors who dislike the agency’s rulings and erode its authority.
Several media outlets are opposing a motion filed by the Pike County district attorney that seeks to seal the Eric Frein shooting video.
Wine and spirits vendors can once again ask the state for permission to sell their hard-to-find products in Pennsylvania.
Erik Arneson, appointed director by Gov. Tom Corbett in his final days in office, had been stripped of his keys and parking permit.
The three-day gathering of the House Democratic Caucus runs from Jan. 28 to Jan. 30.
Ride-sharing company Lyft files plan with PUC. Uber publicly releases study of its drivers in U.S.
The former state representative, who lost her seat through redistricting, will be Gov. Tom Wolf’s liaison with southwestern Pennsylvania.
The seasonally adjusted rate in Pennsylvania dropped to 4.8 percent in December from 5.1 percent in November.
John Longo, 58, of Hempfield pleaded guilty last year.
No charges can be filed against Attorney General Kathleen Kane until the Supreme Court rules on the special prosecutor in the case.
The PLCB has “closed the gates” on the approval of new special-order wine and liquor, aggravating delays for Pennsylvania vendors.
Laws have improved, but the state still is barely above the worst rating and has miles to go, said the Advocates for Highway & Auto Safety.
A Public Policy Polling survey suggests a tight re-election battle for the Republican, whose approval rating has dropped since June.
AG Kathleen Kane said members of the ring obtained more than 59,000 oxycodone pills using forged prescriptions and stolen information.
The restriction will be in place from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. on a three-mile stretch between Butler Valley and Allegheny Valley.
The bill could lead to a statewide vote on the issue and, ultimately, a constitutional amendment.
If approved, the change would occur this fall as a two-year pilot program subject to regular review by university.
SB 4 would let voters decide -whether to amend the constitution to give legislators power to define what constitutes a nonprofit.
The panel's findings are only advisory. Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Vetri Ferman must decide whether to file charges.
Gov. Tom Wolf said he will devote his administration to the goals of jobs that pay, schools that teach and a government that works.
FCC rules do not allow state and local governments to test the wireless alert system, but a working group is looking at the issue.
Wolf enters office buoyed by high expectations from voters.
Pennsylvania has agreed to a $49 million settlement with the federal government, which said the state improperly paid public benefits.
Duke University study finds hazardous chemicals related to oil and gas driling in Appalachian region waterways
Buses would run on natural gas that is still much cheaper than diesel.
An itinerary of today’s inaugural events includes an open house at the governor’s residence and the inauguration gala tonight.
The party starts at 8 p.m. Tuesday, following the swearing-in of Democrat Tom Wolf at noon at the State Capitol in Harrisburg.
The potential Philly stops are among the latest details to emerge about Francis' September visit, his first to the U.S. since becoming pope.
Mr. Wolf also announced that former state representative Kathy Manderino is his pick to lead the Department of Labor & Industry.
County officials have called the Northumberland County Prison in Sunbury a total loss that cannot be rebuilt at its current
The wife of the new governor is a working artist with a record of community involvement but is likely to keep a low profile.
David Carmicheal, Pennsylvania’s new state archivist, is overseeing construction of a new archive warehouse for thousands of records.
Interstate 76 was closed in both directions, as were some bridges to New Jersey.
Ted Dallas at Human Services, Karen Murphy at Health, Gary Tennis at Drug and Alcohol Programs and Rachel Levine as the physician general.
In November, the state Independent Fiscal Office projected that Pennsylvania would face a shortfall of $1.85 billion.
Rosa’s has served 8,500 slices to homeless people after customers began paying the shop to hand out the slices.
The Urban Redevelopment Authority is negotiating with the state to buy the 100-year-old landmark and seek a developer.
The new deal would direct a $60 million fine to address child abuse be spent within Pennsylvania and would resolve the lawsuit.
Joan Orie Melvin submitted the resignation of her law license on Dec. 9. That resignation was accepted Thursday by the Supreme Court.
The plan also would limit increases to 1.8 percent or 2.4 percent at 11 locations statewide, not including the main University Park campus.
The younger woman was transported by medics to the hospital with severe head trauma and was pronounced dead at 6:37 p.m.