Commentary

Pa. counties want safe and secure elections. The state needs to help make that...

Pennsylvania must break its historic cycle and find a different tomorrow, one where counties, the administration and the General Assembly work together to meet our state’s challenges.

Medicare for all? It’s not a matter of ‘whether’ we’ll have it, but ‘when’...

It is simply no longer viable or morally acceptable for millions of hard-working Americans to have to endure the fear and reality of being crushed by the worry of medical bills, debt, death and bankruptcy.

Beware the red menace … erm … or something | Tuesday Morning Coffee

Good Snowy Tuesday Morning, Fellow Seekers.To hear President Donald Trump and some of our friends on the right tell it, socialists are the new American nightmare, lurking under every rock and crevice, copies of 'Das Kapital'...

This is where Wolf’s budget rhetoric meets reality | Both Sides Now

By Nathan Benefield Last year, nearly 50 of our neighbors fled Pennsylvania every day. They moved to growing states like Texas, Florida, and North Carolina, seeking opportunity. Meanwhile, we literally can’t pay businesses enough to come here....

Wolf’s budget plan will move Pa. forward – here’s how | Both Sides Now

The Legislature's Republican majority to recognize the practical and moral necessities of governing and enact this budget.

Here’s what your uHaul rental tells us about Pa.’s importance in 2020 | Monday...

It's a very different kind of immigration debate.

Wolf, lawmakers need to boost Medicaid rates for long-term care homes | Opinion

For the fifth year in a row, the governor proposed flat funding for Medicaid rates in long-term care facilities, such as nursing homes.

School shooters usually show these signs of distress long before they open fire |...

By Jillian Peterson James DensleyTwo years before he lined his schoolmates up against a classroom wall and executed them one by one, the student, who would become the gunman, tried to show his English...

Let’s cut through the smoke and look at the facts on marijuana legalization |...

As Pennsylvania’s lieutenant governor embarks on a listening tour to hear voters' views on legalized marijuana, it's important to consider the whole picture