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PennDOT Announces New Vehicle Registration Plates

Recent legislation allows the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) to now offer many new types of vehicle registration plates to its customers. Five of the...

Wolf Administration Explores Lead Exposure Prevention and Remediation Initiative

Governor Tom Wolf today announced that the Department of Human Services (DHS) is exploring the possibility of using Medicaid funds to pay for primary...

38 Pennsylvania Economists Support a $15 Minimum Wage by 2025

Governor Tom Wolf commented on the release of a letter from 38 economists in Pennsylvania supporting an increase in the minimum wage to $15 by...

ID Bill Would Strengthen Protection of Healthcare Workers in PA

Omitting a healthcare worker’s last name on identification badges is a step in the right direction to protect them from workplace-related violence, said state...

Plan to Use Energy Extraction Tax to Fund Schools in PA

A new plan to use revenue generated from an energy extraction tax to provide school funding, safety investments, and environmental protection initiatives will soon...

Plan to Protect PACE and PACENET Benefits in Pennsylvania

Rep. Wendi Thomas (R-Bucks) has introduced legislation to protect seniors from losing their PACE and PACENET benefits due to an increase in the Social...

Proposal to Boost STEM and CTE, Encourages Students to Pursue Manufacturing...

Department of Community and Economic Development Deputy Secretary for Business Financing Carol Kilko and Department of Labor & Industry Deputy Secretary for Workforce Development...

$49 Million Pittsburgh Lead Line Replacement Project

The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) completed settlement today on a $49 million construction project to replace drinking water lead service lines in...

Legislation to Allow Local Regulation of Firearms on Municipal Properties

Keeping a major campaign promise to support common sense gun safety legislation, Senator Maria Collett (D-Bucks/Montgomery) introduced a bill memo for co-sponsorship today which would allow...

Legislation Aimed at Safeguarding Domestic Abuse Victims

Nearly a year and a half has passed since the murder of University of Pittsburgh student Alina Sheykhet, who was killed by her ex-boyfriend...

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