Pa.’s unemployment rate fell to 4.8 percent in April
Department of Labor & Industry data confirmed that the commonwealth’s April 2022 unemployment rate is 2.1 percentage points below its April 2021 unemployment rate.
Misinformation, violence and a paper shortage threaten midterm elections, officials say
'The November 2020 election in Pennsylvania, like every election since, was free, fair and secure,' acting Pa. Secretary of State Leigh M. Chapman said
Jan. 6 investigators want Georgia’s Loudermilk to explain pre-attack U.S. Capitol tour
Pa.'s Scanlon also said she saw 'unusual' tour groups in the Capitol in the days before the attack.
Some states already are targeting birth control | Analysis
Republican lawmakers in a handful of states have attacked funding for IUDs and Plan B.
Fetterman’s lesson for Dems: A clear brand and coherent message wins every time | Friday Coffee
Behind the headlines, there was little that was unconventional about his win on Tuesday night.
We work with people with intellectual disabilities. Pa. needs to step up for us now | Opinion
We have asked for help for decades. Legislators have the opportunity now to fund our jobs adequately.
Why the LGBTQ community rejected Brian Sims for lieutenant governor | Mark Segal
Sims was a bad candidate from the start due to a lot of past baggage and controversy.
Pa.’s GOP U.S. Senate race still too close to call. Here’s what to know
Pennsylvania election law requires a recount if the difference between the final two candidates for a statewide office is 0.5 percent of the vote or less.
Report: Hundreds of state legislators, including Pa., have joined far-right Facebook groups
The report shows that 40 Pa. Republican lawmakers, who hold majorities in the state House and Senate, joined such groups.
Poll: Two-thirds of Americans back Roe, less likely to vote for abortion foes | Thursday Coffee
The new Quinnipiac survey is a warning for pols who want to restrict abortion rights.
Some 68 years after Brown v. Board, similar foes continue stubbornly fighting progress | Opinion
W.E.B. DuBois once said, 'Either the United States will destroy ignorance or ignorance will destroy the United States.'
Adult victims of child sex abuse deserve a fair shot at justice | Patrick Beaty
Asking voters to decide unrelated questions on the same ballot places victims’ hopes at risk.