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COMMENTARY

The wrong kind of blue wave | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - April 4, 2020

Unemployment claims in Pennsylvania have surged to historic levels amid the COVID-19 pandemic, threatening to overwhelm the state.

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A big reason we’re social distancing | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - March 21, 2020

People aged 60 and older, those with chronic illnesses and diminished immunity are most at-risk for infection. Stay safe. Stay calm. And stay home.

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Slow down, lead foot. You’re on camera | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - March 14, 2020

Cameras will start tracking your speed in highway work zones. Hit the brakes. Save a life.

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Pa. government transparency, explained | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - March 7, 2020

This may not be news -- but Pennsylvania doesn't have the best record of government transparency. Our editorial cartoonist reminds us anyway.

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Who is responsible for Pa.’s supplemental appropriations? | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - February 29, 2020

The Wolf administration will ask for additional $588 million this budget season to cover expenditures from the 2019-2020 budget year.

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Pennsylvania’s gas tax debate, explained in one easy chart | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - February 22, 2020

Our cartoonist breaks down one of Pennsylvania's longest-running policy debates.

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Pa. Inspector General: Who watches the fiscal watchdog? | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - February 1, 2020

An investigation revealed that the Office of Inspector General spent $160,000 on guns and ammunition that it cannot use.

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The two sides of Pa. House Speaker Mike Turzai’s retirement announcement | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - January 25, 2020

The Pennsylvania House's top Republican says he won't seek re-election in 2020. Some believe it's a stage-setter for a 2022 bid for governor.

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A sanctuary from whom, exactly? | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - January 18, 2020

A north-central Pennsylvania lawmaker is pushing 'Second Amendment Sanctuaries.' Yes, that's actually a thing.

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The reason truckers are suing the Pa. Turnpike: Revealed | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - December 21, 2019

Truckers sued over toll increases on the state highway that have been used to pay for transportation improvements across Pa.

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The lesser known tale of the Governor’s New Clothes | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - December 14, 2019

Gov. Tom Wolf has given the Pa. state House a deadline to pass a bill hiking Pa.'s minimum wage to $12/hr. Will GOP leaders in the chamber blink?