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Wolf ends standoff: Lebanon County to promote mask-wearing in exchange for CARES Act cash

BY: - August 14, 2020

Ending a weeks-long standoff, the Democratic Wolf administration and officials in Republican-controlled Lebanon County have struck a deal to free up $12.8 million in federal CARES Act assistance. Officials in the central Pennsylvania county, which defied Wolf’s reopening orders earlier this year, sparking a state court battle over Wolf’s decision to withhold the money, have […]

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When the carrot is the stick | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - July 18, 2020

In retaliation for reopening early, Gov. Tom Wolf has withheld funding from Republican-controlled Lebanon County. He has urged voters to vote leaders out.

Go their own way? DAs in two Pa. counties say they’re not going to enforce stay at home orders

BY: - May 8, 2020

Local officials in at least two Pennsylvania counties may not comply with state-issued stay-at-home orders starting next week, when almost half of Pennsylvania counties will be permitted to gradually reopen businesses and public offices. District attorneys in Lebanon County, in south-central Pennsylvania, and Beaver County, in western Pennsylvania, have both indicated that they will stop […]

‘This was a sham’: Lebanon Co. Republicans say party boss poisoned special election candidate selection

BY: - October 17, 2019

Lebanon County GOP Chairman Casey Long denies any wrongdoing.