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Federal court upholds Pa. House policy that blocks non-believers from offering opening prayer

After an initial loss, Pennsylvania House leadership scored a win Friday, when its policy mandating that someone who believes in God deliver the chamber's...

Pennsylvania’s Suicide Prevention Task Force will hold public meetings this fall

The statewide listening tour will allow Wolf’s Suicide Prevention Task Force to gather information for a suicide prevention plan, according to a news release.

Southeast Pa. lawmakers want to create a board on pipeline safety. Regulators have concerns...

Suburban Philadelphia lawmakers are trying to figure out how much transparency is too much as local governments and the public clamor for more information about the risks of natural gas pipelines.

Pa. hospital trade group launches new collaborative effort to fight opioid abuse

Looking to close that communication and information-sharing gap, Pennsylvania's hospital industry trade group on Tuesday launched a two-year effort aimed at getting hospitals from Perkasie to Pittsburgh to adopt evidence-based best practices to get patients on the road to recovery.

#400yearsPA: Social media campaign will highlight black history as U.S. observes slavery anniversary

Between now and February 2020, the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission will use the hashtag #400yearsPA to highlight moments in black history as the...
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In one month, 3,000 Pennsylvanians with anxiety certified for medical marijuana

That number has been growing by about 1,000 people a week since certifications began July 20.

Former LG hopeful Bartos tapped as Pa. GOP’s new fundraising guru

Jeff Bartos, the GOP’s candidate for lieutenant governor in 2018, is taking up a position in party leadership.

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Embattled Democrat Daylin Leach draws another primary challenger

Linda Fields, a longtime political activist and labor organizer, announced Monday that she'll challenge embattled Democrat Daylin Leach to represent parts of Delaware and...