Commentary

The two sides of Pa. House Speaker Mike Turzai’s retirement announcement | Editorial Cartoon

The Pennsylvania House's top Republican says he won't seek re-election in 2020. Some believe it's a stage-setter for a 2022 bid for governor.

New poll: Majority of Pa. voters want Toomey to keep an open mind on...

Good Friday Morning, Fellow Seekers.U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., may want to hasten President Donald Trump's impeachment trial to a hasty conclusion, but voters in a key 2020 battleground state have other ideas.Nearly two-thirds...

The cost of these Pa. special elections is anything but special for the taxpayers...

Pennsylvania state House Speaker Mike Turzai, R-Allegheny, says one of his main concerns is to “protect taxpayers.'' However, one of his recent moves did anything but “protect taxpayers.''

New report finds PFAS exposure much more widespread than previously reported | Thursday Morning...

Researchers have found the 'Forever Chemicals' in New York, D.C., and other major cities.

Who are the real winners and losers in the Pa. Lottery’s jackpots? | Opinion

In the end, everyone loses – except the instant-gratification stalwarts, who once again will boast about keeping the state budget numbers balanced.

Where are all the Hispanic executives? How Pittsburgh explains the gap | Analysis

Pittsburgh is the only large city in the U.S. to nearly reach equity. Hispanics comprise 1.3 percent of the city’s executive workforce and 1.4 percent of its overall labor market.

Pa. made a $44M Census mistake in 2010. How one group is trying to...

"The rate of uncounted young kids in urban areas is double or triple the national figure," an advocacy group says.

How one Harrisburg woman is helping city youth achieve their post-high school dreams |...

Have you ever heard the saying "It’s not where you’re from, it’s where you’re at?”That saying means a lot to me because I am only one vessel who can only achieve so much positive...

Let’s make 2020 the year of compassion and civility | Opinion  

We can come together right now and commit to being better people, with love for each other.

Pa. has some work to do on racial equity, new report finds | Tuesday...

America has come a long way on racial harmony. But there's still plenty of ground to make up.