Politics - Local
Councilmembers could find money in a general fund to support an affordable housing program, Councilman R. Daniel Lavelle said.
Council may keep mental health workers from using “conversion therapy” that targets sexual orientation in minors.
Politics - State
Commonwealth Court has scheduled a Monday hearing on a statewide recount petition.
“The Elections Board has no power or authority to conduct any further recount or recanvass,” said a filing by Republican attorneys.
Politics - Nation
No fewer than three retired Army and Marine leaders are on tap for high-level government jobs normally reserved for civilians.
The U.S. broke diplomatic ties with Taiwan in 1979.
The recount campaign says it’ll seek an emergency federal court order for the recount.
Judge Joseph James rejected a Republican bid to avert a reexamination of vote totals in 52 Allegheny County precincts.