Commentary

What do you do when the doctors oppose Medicare for All? | Tuesday Morning...

The debate is unfolding about as you'd expect it would.

From healthcare to guns, America has actual national emergencies. A border wall isn’t one...

Trump is a national emergency in his own right. But at least the deck chairs appear to be in order.

This proposal to simplify federal student loans deserves a look. Here’s why | Opinion

Addressing the loan repayment process, especially for subsidized federal student loans, is another step toward giving every student the opportunity to choose their best path forward.

The more the budget rhetoric changes, the more it stays the same | Opinion

In 1969, former Gov. Raymond P. Shafer called for 'truth in spending' in his budget address to the General Assembly.

These are the most — and least — prosperous places to live in Pennsylvania...

It's been about ten years since the Great Recession officially ended in 2009. And by most measures, America's economy is humming along at a pretty good clip.But, as recent research by the Hamilton Project at the...

Abortions rise worldwide when the U.S. cuts family planning funding | Analysis

Abortion rates tripled in Latin America and doubled in Africa under the Bush-era 'global gag rule.' The law, which Obama repealed and Trump reinstated, cuts funding for abortion providers abroad.

Say it with us: Weather isn’t climate | Monday Morning Coffee

Good Snowy Monday Morning, Fellow Seekers.This weekend's spate of snowy weather has us thinking about climate change - mainly, why are we even debating this any more? Just about every civilized nation on earth...

Glen Mills case proves Pennsylvania needs to do more to protect vulnerable kids |...

Too many young people in Pennsylvania residential foster care are subjected to a pattern of abuse and maltreatment.