Government & Politics

Salaries grew by 25 percent nationwide over the last decade. How did Pa. do?...

Pennsylvania's growth rate mirrored the nationwide rate, report shows. What will that mean for the minimum wage debate this fall?

What most of the impeachment heroes have in common | Dick Polman

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif, is only the most well-known of the courageous women who are on the leading edge of impeachment.

City tees up land transfer to revive mothballed rec center in North Philadelphia

Though the sale price for property has not yet been set, it was expected to be a nominal fee, officials said. The city could acquire the site by year’s end.

Veteran Lebanon County prosecutor chosen as Republican nominee for 48th District special election

Democrats from the district will meet Sunday to choose their candidate for the seat formerly held by ex-Sen. Mike Folmer, who resigned in September.

Bill by U.S. Rep. Susan Wild would streamline student loans | Friday Morning Coffee

The bill by U.S. Rep. Susan Wild, D-7th District, is part of a larger effort higher education reform pushed by Democrats on Capitol Hill.

Damage wrought by the tyrant-in-chief will take decades to undo | John L. Micek

Trump's betrayal of the Kurds, letter to Turkish president Erdogan, and other blunders highlight his hubris, ignorance of history and national security.

‘The conscience of our caucus’: Pa.’s U.S. House lawmakers pay tribute to Rep. Elijah...

U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., will temporarily lead the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, which Cummings chaired

Pa.’s Casey, Toomey split on Senate vote to overturn Trump power plant rule

Democrats sought to force Republicans to go on the record backing a Trump rule that critics say falls short of what’s needed to combat climate change.

Philly FOP loses labor fight over police department’s tattoo policy

Ex-cop Ian Hans Lichtermann's tattoo caused a public uproar and the department to develop a policy. The rules were upheld by the Pa. Labor Relations Board.