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Bridge Out: Pa.’s census shortfall, explained | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - May 1, 2021

Despite a 2.4 percent increase in resident population, Pennsylvania could not beat out the growing population in other states to hold on to its 18 Congressional seats.

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The debate over the Emergency Powers Amendment, explained

BY: - April 17, 2021

During the May 18 primary, voters will be asked to approve a constitutional amendment limiting the governor's emergency powers.

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Comparing the gun numbers | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - April 10, 2021

President Joe Biden unveiled a number of executive actions this week aimed at reducing gun violence.

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About those PennDOT bridge tolls | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - February 27, 2021

PennDOT wants to toll nine bridges across Pa. to pay for repairs. Lawmakers were not thrilled at the news.

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Pa.’s long journey to fair school funding | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - February 20, 2021

Gov. Tom Wolf has proposed a $1.35B infusion for public education, driven out through the state's fair funding formula.

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The real purpose of judicial gerrymandering, explained | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - February 13, 2021

A proposed constitutional amendment would radically change the way Pa. elects its statewide appellate court judges.

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About those Biden executive orders | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - January 30, 2021

President Joe Biden has signed a flurry of executive orders since taking office. Our cartoonist got a look at one of them.

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Surfing that charter school wave | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - January 23, 2021

Pennsylvania school districts have projected $475 million in charter school costs this year. All borne by taxpayers.