Commentary

In defense of Joe Biden’s switcheroo on the Hyde Amendment | Dick Polman

By Dick PolmanH. L. Mencken, the famed crusty commentator, said one century ago: "A politician is an animal which can sit on a fence and yet keep both ears on the ground."I thought of...

Father’s Day 2019: Fathers need to care for themselves as well as their kids...

Studies suggest men often choose being a good father over being healthy.

How many times are Republicans going to give Trump a mulligan? | Opinion

When will Republicans finally stand up to this administration's lies and the damage it is doing to the country?

So what’s happening with Daylin Leach’s political support anyway? | Editorial Cartoon

Facing allegations of sexual misconduct, the Montgomery County Democrat is ignoring mounting calls for his resignation.

Pa.’s Fitzpatrick backs bill to permanently pay for Land Water Conservation Fund | Friday...

The $900 million in funding comes from offshore oil revenues

Simple math: A $15 minimum wage won’t make anyone rich. But it is a...

My mother was a waitress who worked for a tipped wage. A $15/hr minimum would have made all the difference in the world.

Regulatory reform is a key step in moving Pa.’s economy forward | Opinion

Here are three, easy steps Gov. Tom Wolf and the Legislature can take to improve the Pa. Dept. of Environmental Protection.

Pa.’s Fab Four sponsor bill aimed at improving services for women veterans | Thursday...

'Women veterans issues are veterans issues,' they said in a statement

General Assistance is critical for Pennsylvanians living with disabilities. Lawmakers need to preserve it...

By Peri Jude RadecicFor people with disabilities, the process of getting access to federal aid designated for those with disabilities is far from simple. Waits can be lengthy, and at times, deadly. In Pennsylvania,...