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Politics - Local


Murrysville to vote on $13 million-plus capital improvement plan

Last week, Murrysville held a public hearing on the five-year plan, which does not require a tax increase.



Mt. Lebanon Commission seeking new municipal manager

The resignation of Steve Feller, who is taking a job at a nonprofit, takes effect Oct. 15.


 

Politics - State


Budget impasse leaving House Democrats in the lurch

Human service agencies are feeling a cash-flow crunch and some school districts have approved tapping lines of credit to pay the bills.



State's voter registration enters digital age

Pennsylvania began online voter registration on Thursday, an administrative move by Gov. Tom Wolf after efforts to pass a law lagged.


 

Politics - Nation


Appeals court deals blow to lawsuit over NSA’s bulk phone data collection

The panel’s ruling also reversed a ban on the NSA’s collection that had been imposed by a district court judge in December 2013.



Experts: GOP candidates’ tough talk doesn’t always square with facts of U.S.-China relationship

“Uncoupling” the United States from China, as tycoon Donald Trump proposes, would mean undoing the largest trade relationship in the world.


 


 

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