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Wolf Administration Certifies Eight Medical Schools as Medical Marijuana Academic Clinical...

The Wolf Administration has certified eight medical schools as Academic Clinical Research Centers in Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program, signaling the next step in moving...

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Rep. Kerry Benninghoff’s (R-Centre/Mifflin) House Resolution 1024 unanimously passed the House of Representatives today, officially designating September 2018 as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in Pennsylvania. “No one...

Will Taxpayers Finally Stop Paying for Lawmakers’ Car Leases?

(PA Townhall) One of the “perks” of being a member of the General Assembly is that you are eligible to have the taxpayers pick...

Inequities Loom in School Tax Shift Plan

(PA TownHall) Based on a voter-approved state constitutional amendment, legislation has been proposed to allow local school districts to shift their primary funding source from...

Federalism has Gone to ‘Pot’

(PA Townhall) In this era of political enmity on demand, you can be forgiven for missing a bipartisan bicameral bill introduced this summer by...

Computer hackers costly to state legislature, public sector

(Pocono Record) Pay now, or pay later. Leaders of the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus faced those options when hackers infected their computer system in March 2017,...

Legislation introduced to legalize adult use of cannabis

State Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Allegheny, today introduced comprehensive legislation regarding the recreational use and possession of cannabis among adults 21 or older. House Bill 2600...

Child sex abuse reforms among issues for returning Pa. legislators

(TribLIVE)  State legislators returned to Harrisburg Monday with a long list of priorities for the few days remaining in the fall legislative session. The House had...

Governor Wolf Announces Broadband Expansion to Over 9,200 Rural Homes and...

Governor Wolf announced the successful completion of the first phase of his plan to expand broadband access to every Pennsylvanian through the execution of...

Calls for Joint Hearing on Guns and School Violence

Rep. Alex Charlton (R-Delaware) has once again sent a letter to the chairman of four House committees demanding a joint hearing on gun safety and school...

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