Pa’s Fitzpatrick votes with Dems to pass massive infrastructure bill; GOP calls it ‘nonsense’

BY: and - July 1, 2020

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House cleared a massive $1.5 trillion package Wednesday that backers said would not only shore up the nation’s crumbling infrastructure but also create jobs at a time of widespread unemployment, protect the planet from a warming climate and narrow long-standing racial disparities. The bill takes “bold, broad and transformational action to rebuild […]


Report: Pa. has the 5th worst roads in the entire country | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - September 24, 2019

Pa's bad roads cost every Pennsylvania driver $610 each. That's the 9th-highest in the nation, according to a new report.


Study: Pa. ranks 35th nationwide for condition, cost-effectiveness of its highways | Thursday Morning Coffee

BY: - August 22, 2019

The state's best rankings are for its rural fatality rate, overall fatality rate and urban fatality rate. So there's that.


With D.C. in park, how Pa., states are driving the infrastructure debate on their own | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - July 29, 2019

New National Governors Association Chairman Larry Hogan is making a nationwide push this year. Pa. is having a debate of its own.


Gov. Wolf floats a new infrastructure funding plan | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - May 25, 2019

Once more, with feeling.


It’s time to get our heads together on infrastructure | Opinion

BY: - May 8, 2019

This is about the public’s safety, and both our region’s and our nation’s economy. 

Calcium-munching bacteria could be a secret weapon against road salt eating away at concrete roads and bridges | Analysis

BY: - April 6, 2019

Patching concrete sidewalks, roads and bridges after every season of snow and ice is expensive. A team of engineers is now testing a new approach harnessing bacteria to patch the potholes and cracks.


Working together, we can Restore Pa. | Tom Wolf

BY: - March 19, 2019

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