Pa. Rep. Jeff Pyle, citing health issues, announces immediate retirement

BY: - March 16, 2021

A nine-term Republican lawmaker from western Pennsylvania has announced he is retiring, effective Tuesday due to health issues. State Rep. Jeff Pyle, a former social studies teacher and mayor of Ford City, was first elected to the 60th Legislative District, which includes parts of Armstrong, Indiana and Butler counties, in 2004. “I will miss advocating […]

The Capitol reopens Monday, and visitors must wear masks. Will House lawmakers?

BY: - June 18, 2020

The masking requirement is the first to cover lawmakers. It was included in new rules approved by a bipartisan committee of House Republican and Democratic leadership last week. 

This powerful Capitol committee has a new chair. He’s not Daryl Metcalfe 2.0

BY: - February 5, 2019

Colleagues expect new House State Government Chair Garth Everett will bring decorum and cooperation to Metcalfe’s old committee