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1 hr ago | Philadelphia Public Record
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4 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Thursday: Transportation Secretary Barry Schoch says the new law to be phased in over five years will raise gasoline taxes at the wholesale level plus levy a range of motorist fees to eventually generate more than $2.3 billion annually.
8 hrs ago | The Sanatoga Post
Rather than lose young, qualified educators simply because they were the last ones in the door, The Pennsylvania Independent online news service reports three state representatives have authored legislation to give school districts flexibility in laying off personnel due to budget constraints.
The Corbett administration is expected to give an update today on where it stands in discussions with the federal government regarding its proposed overhaul of the state's Medicaid program, which provides health insurance for about 1 in 6 low-income Pennsylvanians.
A Monday op-ed by the centrist think tank Third Way railing against economic populism has sparked a liberal counterattack, with Sen. Elizabeth Warren calling on big banks to disclose their financial contributions to think tanks and progressive groups calling on Rep. Allyson Schwartz , who is running for governor, to drop her affiliation with the ... (more)
State Sen. Pat Browne's bill that would toughen protection against carbon monoxide poisoning went to Pennsylvania's governor for his signature and enactment into law Wednesday.
The Senate passed legislation on Wednesday that would lift weight restrictions on potato packaging and it now goes to Gov. Tom Corbett for enactment.
Nine months after shaking up the city's tax enforcement leadership and collection processes, the Nutter administration continues to make modest but measurable gains in the collection of taxes, chipping away at a delinquency epidemic that is among the worst of any big city in the nation.
Gov. Tom Corbett proposes his alternative to the Medicaid expansion and the Affordable Care Act during an appearance at PinnacleHealth Harrisburg Hospital Sept.
Rarely are Republican Governors Association chairmanships as complex and overanalyzed as Chris Christie's promises to be.
Expanding Medicaid, a joint federal-state program for millions of Florida's hard working residents, should be a piece of cake.
Pennsylvania public schools would have wider latitude to furlough employees during tough economic times and would not have to start with the least senior workers under proposals that were debated Tuesday in the state Capitol.
One of the Democratic candidates hoping to challenge Republican Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett in the 2014 general election stopped in Mifflin County on Monday on a two-day whirlwind tour throughout the commonwealth.
The federal government's beleaguered health insurance website is working better than it was for Pennsylvanians, but it's far from flawless.
When it comes to the state's fiscal picture, some might say it looks better than Gov. Tom Corbett's administration thought it might at this point in the fiscal year.
Legislation that will increase limits on small games of chance payouts and expand the field of organizations that can offer such games was signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Tom Corbett.