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Two men charged last year in the Pennsylvania Turnpike “pay-to-play” scandal could have charges against them dropped.
Chief Justice Ronald Castille asks Attorney General Kathleen Kane for more information about email exchanges her office described last week.
The project will remake both Smithfield Street structures into mixed use developments.
Who will control the Pennsylvania Senate come 2015 -- the Republicans who hold the majority now or Democrats?
The move by Attorney General Kathleen Kane, a Democrat, generated attention from both sides of the political divide.
Polls and the donor culture that responds to them suggest that’s one part of the daunting challenge facing the Corbett campaign.
The vote delivers the legislation to the House, whose Republican leadership has expressed skepticism.
Joan Orie Melvin also requested the judge stay a portion of her sentence, which requires her to write letters of apology for her actions.
The images were found after Attorney General Kathleen Kane reviewed the investigation of former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.
Former U.S. Rep. James Traficant of Ohio, who spent time in prison on racketeering charges, was injured in a tractor accident Tuesday.
Several lawmakers spoke in favor of the legislation Tuesday, including Sen. Jim Ferlo, D-Highland Park, who said he is gay.
While the civil debate featured no bombshells, Mr. Corbett was often the low-key aggressor and Mr. Wolf was unfazed by the criticisms.
“Sometimes you need to learn from your mistakes,” said Scott Perry, a deputy secretary for the Pennsylvania DEP.
Mayor Bill Peduto was mum on the details, but he called the new spending plan “truth in budgeting.”
Democratic challenger Wolf will not be under pressure to do much more than avoid any major mistakes. For Mr. Corbett, the stakes are higher.
During nearly 15 months, officials at some of the state’s key institutions say they never shared a moment of Ron Tomalis’ time.
Voters against Gov. Tom Corbett could impact other GOP races.
Advocates have long pushed for the switch to the Department of Human Services.
The newspaper wants the state to preserve emails for at least two years instead of the current practice of destroying them after five days.
Legislative Democrats say the borrowing is a bad sign for the state’s fiscal health.
They are trying to limit the state’s capital debt spending, and said Harrisburg now has a “blank check” when it comes to big projects.
Harrisburg lawmakers are expected to take up several bills during their month-long stint before the election.
The standards proposed would cut carbon emissions from power plants by 30 percent from 2005 levels and set individual goals for states.
During a campaign stop, Democrat Tom Wolf said he wants a severance tax on natural gas drilling to fund schools if he becomes governor.
An analysis of state data shows casinos haven’t delivered enough revenue to put a significant dent in most homeowners’ tax bills.
Democrats say the unusual criminal case is the result of the GOP's continued hostility toward women and their reproductive rights.
Two new surveys tell a familiar story: Gov. Tom Corbett trails his challenger, Democrat Tom Wolf, by a wide margin.
Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday shows Tom Wolf is favored by a 59 percent to 35 percent margin over incumbent Tom Corbett.
Even the harshest administration critics among them, though, said the president is right to intervene.
Businessman Michael Negra has been nominated to serve on the three-member state Liquor Control Board.
A television ad campaign featuring Bob Barker encourages Pennsylvanians to call their state legislators in support of a pigeon shoot ban.
The Democrat says doing so would allow Pennsylvanians to get health care at a lower cost than with the Corbett “Healthy PA” plan.
Five anti-abortion plaintiffs from Western Pennsylvania have filed a challenge to the 15-foot protective zone Pittsburgh enacted in 2005.
Sen. Andy Dinniman said state officials won’t produce work performed by Ron Tomalis, who resigned as adviser to Gov. Tom Corbett.