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Full House: David Rowe sworn in, bringing chamber to full complement

Rowe will succeed former state representative Fred Keller, who now represents the 12th district in Congress.

‘We won’t stop until the job is done’: Activists, lawmakers call for passage of...

On the surface, Melissa Shusterman said, her brother-in-law had it all.He was successful in business. He was beloved in his community. His energy was boundless. But it still masked a deeper pain. A few...
Sen. Tom Killion, R-Montgomery, rallies in the Capitol for Senate Bill 90, which would create a Red Flag gun control law.

Everything you need to know about Pennsylvania’s gun laws and the debate to expand...

Gun violence will be on the Legislature's agenda this fall.

We’re looking for answers to our biggest problems. Help us move #PaForward | Tuesday...

Help us look for evidence-based approaches to the state's most pressing policy questions.

If Wolf wants a win on his State Police fee, he has to change...

Wolf will have to get his hands dirty. There would have to be some give and take and compromises on both sides. But it could produce results.

Trump’s food stamps cuts will aggravate inequality: Is this the America we want? |...

The best way to cut reliance on food stamps is not to start dismantling the program but to require employers to pay a living wage.

There’s bipartisan agreement Pa.’s absentee voting law is broken. Will the Legislature act?

Faced with a smorgasbord of potential electoral reforms at an informal meeting Monday, a bipartisan group of House and Senate lawmakers gravitated toward expanding Pennsylvania’s restrictive and archaic absentee ballot rules.“I hope we can...

Capital-Star Q&A: PA-10 Republican candidate Bobby Jeffries thinks he’d be Trump’s man for Central...

Bobby Jeffries says he sees U.S. Rep. Scott Perry as the embodiment of a bygone era in the Republican party, one more focused on special interests than on working people — one that won’t...

They’re baaack: The 3 big challenges facing the General Assembly this fall | Monday...

So what does 39 days' worth of work look like? It's sprint, not a marathon.

Would an economic ‘Trump Slump’ doom his re-election? | Dick Polman

The economy meets the character issue. It's a start.