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Gov. Tom Corbett's office is warning the Pennsylvania Game Commission not to consider promoting a senior agency official to executive director.
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Oregon is one of the 17 states affected by the $8 billion SNAP cut in the recently passed farm bill and the fourth to take steps to forestall the cuts.
9 hrs ago | Philly.com
HERSHEY, Pa. John Hanger withdrew as a Democratic candidate for Pennsylvania governor Thursday, saying opponent Tom Wolf's "startlingly effective" TV campaign left him no way to win.
On Wednesday, Governor Bullock increased payments from the state's energy assistance program to eligible snap participants so they could meet the increased amount.
When Congress passed a farm bill earlier this year, it expected to save $8.6 billion over 10 years by tightening what many say is a loophole in the food stamp, or SNAP, program.
Gov. Tom Corbett went to Mayor Bill Peduto's office on Thursday to deliver news that Peduto wanted to hear - the state will not yet remove the city from its Act 47 distressed status.
There's been a lot of press about how Tea Party Governor Tom Corbett might be moving to the political center because he reversed food stamp cuts and is now trying to get more education funding.
Former DEP chief John Hanger has pulled out of the primary race for the Demcratic nomination for the governor's office.
The right-wing TV host also says the U.S. will never get its debt under control unless it denies food to the poor While a majority of Americans opposed Congress' recent decision to cut food stamps assistance, Republicans have been found to be enthusiastically supportive of the idea.
Governor Corbett has come out against proposed legislation to allow schools like West Chester to pull out of the system of state-owned universities.
Anti-hunger advocates are breathing a sigh of relief after a recent decision by Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett.
It will probably come as no surprise that the chancellor of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education recently struggled to find nice things to say about plans to enable larger universities to split from the system.
"Dog ownership comes with a lot of responsibilities, and licensing your dog is on the top of the list," said Governor Corbett.
A representative for Gov. Tom Corbett says Democratic gubernatorial candidate Katie McGinty misrepresented the governor's positions on renewable energy during a recent interview with Philadelphia magazine.
A British man who was supposed to take down an airplane with a shoe bomb in 2001 until he backed out of the conspiracy is set to resume testimony in the trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law with a description... A British man testifying in the terror trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law said Tuesday he flew on planes over the Middle East and ... (more)
Some landowners in Pennsylvania are unhappy with Chesapeake Energy Corp., accusing the Oklahoma City-based energy company of underpaying royalties for taking oil and gas from their land.