Pa. Rep. Russ Diamond draws primary challenger
Rachel Moyer, who has backing from state Sen. Doug Mastriano (R-Franklin), is slated to make a formal campaign announcement Thursday.
Pa. Senate passes ‘explicit content’ legislation after heated debate over whether it’s a book ban
Democrats argued the measures are a de facto book ban, and a redundant effort to exclude content by and for marginalized communities.
Pa. Senate Education Committee advances bill to let parents review explicit material in schools
Opponents, including the Education Law Center, say the bill amounts to a book ban that would discriminate against marginalized people.
Politics, abortion and the false consensus effect. Why it matters | Opinion
We would all be wise to remember that our views are often not shared by most other people.
Mastriano’s good news/bad news U.S. Senate announcement | Editorial Cartoon
Did the Franklin County Republican leave the door open to a U.S. Senate run in 2024? Based on his remarks this week, it sounded that way.
Inside Josh Shapiro’s 2022 landslide — and what it means for 2024 | Analysis
The Montgomery County pol showed it's possible for Democrats to win back working class voters.
Florida, Pennsylvania leaders speak out against DeSantis’ policies ahead of Harrisburg visit
‘We don’t want to see others be inspired by Gov. Ron DeSantis to mimic his behavior,’ Florida state Rep. Anna Eskamani said.
Pa. Senate committee advances emergency response proposals
The GOP-controlled panel also announced that Alan Shaw will appear before lawmakers during a hearing scheduled for Monday, March 20, 2023.
Pa. Senate committee votes to subpoena Norfolk Southern CEO
The Republican-controlled committee voted 9-1 to subpoena Alan Shaw, requesting that the president and CEO of the railroad company testify about the train derailment in East Palestine.
Former Md. GOP gubernatorial candidate to serve as Mastriano’s chief of staff
Mastriano and Cox sought the governorship of their respective states and campaigned together in the lead-up to the 2022 general election.
U.S. House Jan. 6 committee: A look at the roles played by Perry, Mastriano
Here’s a look at what the committee said about the role played by Scott Perry and Doug Mastriano in the days leading up to the U.S. Capitol attack:
U.S. House Jan. 6 committee releases final report; Pa. pols Perry, Mastriano get mentions
The panel finds that former President Donald Trump incited insurrection, demands accountability.