Commentary

The Legislature’s silence on a minimum wage hike when so many are in need...

The Pa. House Labor & Industry Committee must hold a vote on a bill allowing municipalities to set their minimum wages above the state level.

We’re Pa. veterans: U.S. Rep. Scott Perry puts loyalty to Trump ahead of service...

Perry has made clear that when faced with the choice between duty and political self-interest, he will pick himself every time.

Poll: Pa., 2020 battleground voters say Trump’s immigration policies firing a ‘No’ vote |...

More than four in 10 voters say President Donald Trump's stand on immigration is giving them a reason to vote against him.

With overdoses on the rise during the pandemic, Pa. law is moving in the...

COVID-19 is exacerbating the opioid epidemic. Arrest is not the answer. Prosecution is not the answer. We need to do better.

Letting Pa. join regional greenhouse gas compact makes economic and environmental sense | Opinion

We’re one step closer toward meaningfully addressing climate change in the Commonwealth – but we have a long way to go.

‘We’re not taking any votes for granted,’ Biden team says as Pa. heats up...

Democratic Veep candidate Kamala Harris will visit the Keystone State on Thursday, officials said in a wide-ranging conversation.

The 2016 prez race taught us there’s only one we can count on: Not...

Experts tell you to ignore the day-to-day campaign outrages and focus instead on the fundamentals. Unless nothing is fundamental anymore.

With ticket sales plummeting during the pandemic, another reason why publicly financed stadiums are...

What happens when, after tax dollars are dubiously conscripted for the benefit of private entities -- and at the expense of the public weal -- a pandemic hits?

Despite Green Party court fight, Biden, Dems up their ballot game | ...

With just 50 days to go, everything counts in large amounts.

Who’s jonesing to inject Trump’s miracle vaccine? | Dick Polman

Trump is like the Pigpen character in the Peanuts strip, kicking up clouds of dirt wherever he goes. First he catastrophically botches the pandemic response – the latest models say that by the end of the year, 2,000 Americans will die each day – and now he’s meddling with the vaccine response every time he flaps his big yap.