Report: Pa. ranks 31st nationwide for women’s political participation | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - September 1, 2020

The Keystone State gets a 'D' grade in a study from the Washington, D.C.-based Institute for Women’s Policy Research, up from a D-Minus in 2015.

If at first you don’t succeed: Dem Shanna Danielson talks about her Pa. Senate run | 2020 Women Speak Up

BY: - March 18, 2020

In honor of Women’s History Month and the centennial of the 19th Amendment this year, the Capital-Star decided to follow up with the many women running for public office across the state.  Each week, look for a short Q&A with these women and learn a bit more about them and why they are running for […]


These states are the biggest gas guzzlers. How did Pa. do? | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - March 9, 2020

Yes, Pennsylvania traffic is still awful. No, we're not the worst. So there's that.


Here’s the price of our inaction on gun violence: More dead. More wounded. And no answers | John L. Micek

BY: - October 11, 2019

by the time you finish reading this, someone, somewhere, will have been shot with a gun in America. The data suggests they might die.