Commentary

Yes, what we don’t know about science can hurt us | John L. Micek

It’s often said that those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat its mistakes. The consequences of failing to pay heed to science are even greater.

Want to fix gerrymandering? Then the Supreme Court needs to listen to mathematicians |...

Supreme Court justices have previously called statistical methods of measuring partisan gerrymandering 'sociological gobbledygook' and 'a bunch of baloney.'

‘The need is really there:’ In rural Dauphin County, Gov. Wolf pitches his infrastructure...

MILLERSBURG, Pa. -- At the Colonnade Theater on Center Street, there's Goose Island and Rolling Rock on tap. There are burgers on the menu in the snack bar. And this weekend, Disney's live action...

Great fathers aren’t born, they’re made. And this Harrisburg pastor is helping them on...

Fatherhood can be daunting under the best of circumstances. A pastor named Jayson Davenport is helping Harrisburg's men find their way down that path.

Why pay transparency alone won’t eliminate the persistent wage gap between men and women...

Companies can resolve to do something about pay inequity - either with or without pay transparency. Transparency without management action tends to just annoy the lower-paid employees.

This is how state power regulators are making utilities account for the costs of...

States are folding the social and economic costs of burning fossil fuels into their electricity policies, giving utilities a financial incentive to reduce greenhouse emissions.

Equal Pay Day: Here’s how Pa.’s gender pay gap stacks up to the rest...

According to Census data, the median income for a woman working full-time is 80 percent of that earned by a man.