Commentary

Can prosecutors dismiss jurors who agree with the O.J. Simpson verdict? | Opinion

BY: - March 21, 2019

The U.S. Supreme Court is going to take up that very question.

New poll shows support for Wolf’s teacher minimum wage hike | Wednesday Morning Coffee

BY: - March 20, 2019

In polling, as in life, it's safe to say you get what you pay for.

This is why some counties are powerhouses for innovation – and others are not | Opinion

BY: - March 20, 2019

When it comes to innovation, Santa Clara County, Calif. is way ahead of the rest of the US. Between 2000 and 2015, more than 140,000 patents were granted there – triple the number of the next-ranked county.

By accelerating opportunities for women, we’re building a stronger and more competitive Pa. | Frances Wolf

BY: - March 20, 2019

Gov. Tom Wolf has made creating educational opportunities for women and girls a top priority, First Lady Frances Wolf argues.

This map explains the depth of America’s affordable housing crisis | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - March 19, 2019

No state has an adequate supply of homes for its poorest renters, a new report concludes

Working together, we can Restore Pa. | Tom Wolf

BY: - March 19, 2019

With Restore Pennsylvania, we can position our commonwealth for success.

Brain Boost: Here’s how Pa. can attract and retain young talent | Opinion

BY: - March 19, 2019

Institutions individually, and legislators collectively, must continually work to keep the costs of public and private education affordable in Pennsylvania.

How do you keep the kids in Pa.? We’re going to spend this week finding out | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - March 18, 2019

To da one on da flam. Boy it's tough to keep the kids in Pa.

Operation Varsity Blues cheating scandal: This is why meritocracy is a myth in college admissions | Opinion

BY: - March 18, 2019

Even if wealthy parents don't resort to the kind of illegal tactics in the recent college cheating scandal revealed by the FBI, the college admission process still favors the rich, according to 3 scholars from one of the affected universities.

One Fair Wage means a better life for millions of working Pennsylvanians | Opinion

BY: - March 18, 2019

It’s time to give hard-working Pennsylvanians their first pay raise in more than 10 years.

When we end the brain drain, we become the Keystone State again | Opinion

BY: - March 18, 2019

It's time for Pennsylvania to think big -- and to make some bold moves.