Commentary

Pittsburghers love where they live — but survey finds room for improvement | The...

There's a significant difference in how white and black residents feel about Allegheny County.

Pregnant women shouldn’t have to choose between a job and a healthy baby |...

By Jeannette CoxPregnant women in low-income work often face an unappealing choice: lose their job or perform duties that endanger their health and that of their baby.Walmart, the biggest private employer in the U.S.,...

When it comes to passing hate crimes laws, go beyond mere statistics | Opinion

This is a case where we need to go beyond the numbers when deciding an issue that may be one more based on morality than science.

Is there a moral case for redistricting reform? A Philly clergyman says ‘Yes’ |...

And the Lord said, 'Let thine districts be contiguous and compact.'

‘It’s done some really profound things for us’: How a 2-year-old state law changed...

Bruce Beemer's office on the eighth floor of the Forum Place building in downtown Harrisburg has a pretty decent view of the Capitol. Which is only appropriate, since part of his job as Pennsylvania...

Here’s how York County is working to close the workforce gap | Opinion

We've created “Pathways to Prosperity”, a countywide workforce development plan that will help us reach our goals.

Charter school cap efforts are gaining momentum. Here’s why | Analysis

A number of states are considering laws to put charter school growth on pause, saying they drain resources from public schools. A school finance expert explains the logic behind the efforts.

Here’s what needs to be dragged into the light | Editorial Cartoon

It's 'Sunshine Week' in Pennsylvania - we still have a bit of work to do.

The hugely important court fight over abortion rights you’re not hearing about is right...

The U.S. Supreme Court is getting all the attention. But here's another reason why the states are critically important to the abortion rights fight too.