Government & Politics

Why the Supreme Court is staying out of many challenges to gerrymandered state maps...

By Nancy Martorano MillerPartisan gerrymandering is when a congressional or state legislative district map is drawn in a way the severely lessens the ability of one party, the minority party, to compete for seats...

Ahead of rumored run for Congress, DePasquale drops campaign cash on Facebook ads

The York County Democrat is well positioned to take advantage of a buffet of ballot alternatives  — from governor to senator to congressman — over the next few years.

‘The woman should make the choice’: Wolf, allies rally for abortion access in suburban...

Wolf, a former Planned Parenthood escort, condemned abortion bans in other states.

At town hall, U.S. Rep. Dean says ‘enough is enough,’ calls for Congress to...

"I think we are faced with the most indecent president of our lifetime,” Dean said on the campus of Montgomery County Community College.

State legislators want a guaranteed opportunity to defend laws against court challenges

The bill, which passed the House in May on a near-party line vote, would let leadership in the General Assembly grant lawmakers standing in court to defend the constitutionality of laws — a decision usually handled by a judge.

To impeach or not to impeach: Congress goes ‘Hamlet’ on the Potomac | Terry...

There well may be a better way to remove a president but without doubt there is no worse way than impeachment as it has been practiced.