House-Republicans

Two Philly Dems, three suburban Republicans named to Pa. House panel investigating Krasner

BY: - July 11, 2022

Reps. Amen Brown and Danilo Burgos, both Philadelphia Democrats from high-crime districts, have been named with three Republicans from outlying counties to investigate the causes of crime in the city.

Pa. House passes bill tying funding for Pitt, state-related universities to fetal tissue research

BY: - July 6, 2022

House Republicans used an end-run around the requirement for a two-thirds majority vote to pass a ban on fetal tissue research tied to tuition assistance for state-related universities

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

House and Senate cancel holiday weekend sessions after missing budget deadline

BY: - July 1, 2022

House Majority Leader Kerry Benninghoff, R-Centre, called for patience and said budget negotiations were complex and unique as leaders debate how to spend $2.2 billion in pandemic funding.