Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday touted a letter signed by nearly 40 economists and academics in support of his proposal to gradually raise Pennsylvania's minimum wage to $15 an hour."This policy would directly lift...
A woman who has accused state Rep. Brian Ellis, R-Butler, of sexual assault has sent a formal complaint against him to a lawyer working for the House Republican majority, according to reporting by The...
‘Our diversity is our strength’: Movita Johnson-Harrell will be Pa. Legislature’s first female Muslim...
“I think this is a good sign for Pennsylvania,” Johnson-Harrell told the Capital-Star after her win. “Our diversity is our strength.”
"This is a risk we simply can’t afford to take."
Spoiler alert: Republicans did well. Democrats, less so.
The bill, sponsored by Sen. John DiSanto, R-Dauphin, now goes to the House floor for consideration.
The Right-to-Know Law is perfect. It’s strong, but it can be stronger
"If it’s proposing to disarm black people, no, not in the age of Trump, and Charlottesville," one local activist says.
U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick has cast some key votes with Democrats. Will that be enough to immunize him against a challenge in 2020?
Freedom of the press should never be taken for granted.