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After historic election, historic challenges await Pa. Gov. Shapiro | Wednesday Morning Coffee

BY: - January 18, 2023

Gov. Josh Shapiro said he wants to be a governor for all Pennsylvanians. He has his work cut out for him.

In Lancaster, a celebration of Shapiro, Davis and ‘the goodness of Pennsylvania’

BY: - January 18, 2023

'Tonight is a night to celebrate Pennsylvania, the goodness of Pennsylvania,' Shapiro said after a performance by rapper Meek Mill.

‘Our democracy is a constant work in progress.’ Shapiro sworn in as Pa.’s 48th governor

BY: - January 17, 2023

Josh Shapiro was sworn in as the 48th governor of Pennsylvania, vowing to listen and be a voice for the people of Pennsylvania.

Austin Davis sworn in as Pa.’s 35th, first Black lieutenant governor

BY: - January 17, 2023

Davis remarked on the historic moment by acknowledging that the accomplishment “was paid for by the blood, sweat, and tears of those who came before me.”

LIVE COVERAGE: The inauguration of Gov. Josh Shapiro and Lt. Gov. Austin Davis

BY: - January 17, 2023

Up-to-the-minute coverage from the Capital-Star on the transfer of power in Pa. today

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Josh Shapiro speaks at an abortion rights rally outside Philadelphia City Hall on Saturday, 10/22/22 (Capital-Star photo by John L. Micek).

Shapiro/Davis Inauguration: Three storylines to follow today | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - January 17, 2023

The Democrat takes the oath of office at noon. Watch what he says - and what he does.

Pennsylvania Capitol Building. May 24, 2022. Harrisburg, Pa. (Photo by Amanda Berg, for the Capital-Star).

What to know about this week’s inauguration and what’s ahead for the Shapiro-Davis administration

BY: and - January 16, 2023

Pennsylvania Gov.-elect Josh Shapiro and Lt. Gov.-elect Austin Davis, both Democrats, take the oath of office this week.

The late state Rep. Tony DeLuca, as well as former state Reps. Summer Lee and Austin Davis COMMONWEALTH MEDIA SERVICES AND SUMMER LEE FOR CONGRESS

Allegheny County is moving ahead with special elections for vacant state House seats

BY: - December 13, 2022

A spokesperson said the county will hold elections in February barring any court decisions.

Austin Davis resigns from Pa. House to focus on lt. gov.-elect role during transition

BY: - December 7, 2022

Davis' resignation is one of two that will erase the Democrats' slim majority in the state House, at least temporarily.

Shapiro, Davis vow to build an administration that ‘looks like Pennsylvania’

BY: - November 16, 2022

Gov.-elect Josh Shapiro and Lt. Gov.-elect Austin Davis vowed to build an administration that "looks like Pennsylvania."

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An Election Day win: A Legislature that looks more and more like all the people it serves | Opinion

BY: - November 12, 2022

From Philadelphia to Lancaster to Braddock, we’re not just looking for a seat at the table, we are building a bigger, more inclusive table.

Shapiro claims victory in Pa. governor’s race; Mastriano says he’ll ‘respect’ what voters say

BY: and - November 9, 2022

Democratic gubernatorial nominee Josh Shapiro claimed victory around 11 p.m. on Election Day as he maintained an 11-point lead over Republican Doug Mastriano, according to unofficial tallies.