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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pennsylvania Senate eyes House's budget bill panned by Wolf as unbalancedThe Pennsylvania Legislature is in session, a day before the state government's
Pennsylvania Senate eyes House's budget bill panned by Wolf as unbalanced
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 hours ago
The Pennsylvania Legislature is in session, a day before the state government's fiscal-year deadline and no sign on how the Senate will handle the House's just-passed budget bill. Senators were scheduled Wednesday to discuss the House budget plan... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Senate eyes House's budget bill panned by Wolf as unbalancedThe Pennsylvania Legislature is in session, a day before the state government's
Senate eyes House's budget bill panned by Wolf as unbalanced
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 hours ago
The Pennsylvania Legislature is in session, a day before the state government's fiscal-year deadline and no sign on how the Senate will handle the House's just-passed budget bill. Senators were scheduled Wednesday to discuss the House budget plan... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Pennsylvania House OKs budget bill Wolf pannedHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on budget developments in the Pennsylvania Le
Pennsylvania House OKs budget bill Wolf panned
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 22 hours ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on budget developments in the Pennsylvania Legislature (all times local): 6:15 p.m. The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is passing a nearly $31.6 billion spending plan to the Senate, but it hasn't convinced... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Pennsylvania House OKs budget bill Wolf pannedHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on budget developments in the Pennsylvania Le
Pennsylvania House OKs budget bill Wolf panned
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on budget developments in the Pennsylvania Legislature (all times local): 6:15 p.m. The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is passing a nearly $31.6 billion spending plan to the Senate, but it hasn't convinced... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Justin Antoniotti named President, General Manager of WPTZ/WNNEvolunteer fire departments leading to wide gaps in fire response times -- a ser
Justin Antoniotti named President, General Manager of WPTZ/WNNE
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 2 days ago
volunteer fire departments leading to wide gaps in fire response times -- a series which helped spur remedial action in the Pennsylvania Legislature. WTAE also has been awarded a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for Overall Excellence, from the... Read more
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Philly.com
It's long past time to raise the minimum wage in Pa.JUNE 30, 2006. That was the last time the Pennsylvania Legislature voted on min
It's long past time to raise the minimum wage in Pa.
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
JUNE 30, 2006. That was the last time the Pennsylvania Legislature voted on minimum wage legislation. Since then, 29 states and the District of Columbia have raised their minimum wages, including all of the states that surround our state. California,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Tax fairnesson a pay-as-you-go basis, and it is based on a person's ability to pay, not on
Tax fairness
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
on a pay-as-you-go basis, and it is based on a person's ability to pay, not on property or a person's occupation. If the Pennsylvania legislature and the voters would approve a constitutional amendment to legalize a graduated personal income tax,... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Pa. gambling expansion key as budget agreement nearsHARRISBURG, Pa. — Democrats and Republicans in the Pennsylvania legislature are
Pa. gambling expansion key as budget agreement nears
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Democrats and Republicans in the Pennsylvania legislature aren’t exactly giving themselves hugs and high-fives yet, but they are much closer to passing a state budget this year than they were at this time 12 months ago. With a June... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
City, borough shame stateDickson City is the 35th local government statewide to adopt such an ordinance.
City, borough shame state
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Dickson City is the 35th local government statewide to adopt such an ordinance. All of those governments shame the Pennsylvania Legislature. Its failure to act on the Pennsylvania Fairness Act, which would bar anti-LGBT discrimination... Read more
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York Daily Record
LGBT discrimination is sickening – literally (letter)Rep. Tom Killion (R-168), Sen. Larry Farnese (D-01), and Sen. Pat Browne (R-16)
LGBT discrimination is sickening – literally (letter)
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Rep. Tom Killion (R-168), Sen. Larry Farnese (D-01), and Sen. Pat Browne (R-16) as well as many other members of the Pennsylvania Legislature. When a person is discriminated against, poor health ranging from mental disorders, such as... Read more
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The Express-Times
Should the legal smoking age be raised to 21?New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie vetoed a bill that would have raised the state's
Should the legal smoking age be raised to 21?
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie vetoed a bill that would have raised the state's smoking age from 19 to 21. A bill in the Pennsylvania Legislature proposes to raise the age from 18 to 21, but it's running into resistance. Health advocates,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Mourning Orlando: 'We need to keep talking together'not there as a country or a state," she said, although anti-discrimination legi
Mourning Orlando: 'We need to keep talking together'
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
not there as a country or a state," she said, although anti-discrimination legislation is getting a fresh look in the Pennsylvania legislature. Politicians and others need to say the words that make up the letters LGBT, she said. The more... Read more
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Market Watch
The media promotes myths to support Hillary Clinton’s campaignthe 15th president, would rival Hillary Clinton as the best qualified ever. Bu
The media promotes myths to support Hillary Clinton’s campaign
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
the 15th president, would rival Hillary Clinton as the best qualified ever. Buchanan, Jacoby noted, was a member of the Pennsylvania Legislature, was elected five times to the U.S. House of Representatives, was ambassador to Russia, went on to... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Philly Mayor: Who Needs an Assault Weapon?!and gun control. "We're chasing our tail. We've tried a number of times to regu
Philly Mayor: Who Needs an Assault Weapon?!
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 16 days ago
and gun control. "We're chasing our tail. We've tried a number of times to regulate assault weapons and handguns and the Pennsylvania legislature supersedes us at every turn." Kenney says it's a nightmare trying to police in a country that "feels... Read more
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Philly.com
Pa., nation still need nuclear powerthat doesn't mean we should give up on smaller steps, initiatives that do at le
Pa., nation still need nuclear power
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
that doesn't mean we should give up on smaller steps, initiatives that do at least a bit to level the playing field. The Pennsylvania legislature needs to provide financial credit for nuclear power's critically important role in helping to meet... Read more
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York Daily Record
Motorcyclists, don’t be idiots; wear helmets (editorial)Helmet law repeal: The Pennsylvania Legislature should reverse one of the most
Motorcyclists, don’t be idiots; wear helmets (editorial)
York Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
Helmet law repeal: The Pennsylvania Legislature should reverse one of the most bone-headed things it's ever done. Hey, bonehead! Yeah, you – the guy riding his Harley on Route 30 in rush hour traffic without a helmet. You might have a hard head,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Only fair tax is graduated personal income taxon a pay-as-you-go basis, and it is based on a person's ability to pay, not on
Only fair tax is graduated personal income tax
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
on a pay-as-you-go basis, and it is based on a person's ability to pay, not on a property or a person's occupation. If the Pennsylvania legislature and the voters would approve a constitutional amendment to legalize a graduated personal income tax,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Daniel Lopresti: Internet voting for military, overseas travelers an invitation to hackersThe Pennsylvania Legislature is considering a bill, sponsored by Sen. Pat Stefa
Daniel Lopresti: Internet voting for military, overseas travelers an invitation to hackers
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
The Pennsylvania Legislature is considering a bill, sponsored by Sen. Pat Stefano, that would permit military and overseas voters to transmit voted ballots over the internet. Despite good intentions, SB 1052 would jeopardize the vote and voice of our... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania still among most restrictive states in sales of alcohol— primarily at convenience stores and supermarkets — aren't the result of liber
Pennsylvania still among most restrictive states in sales of alcohol
TribLIVE / Posted 30 days ago
— primarily at convenience stores and supermarkets — aren't the result of liberal beer laws; it's quite the opposite. The Pennsylvania Legislature remains gridlocked on the issue, with lawmakers whipsawed by the clashing interests of bars,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvaniaat convenience stores and supermarkets — aren't the result of more liberal beer
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
at convenience stores and supermarkets — aren't the result of more liberal beer laws; it's quite the opposite. The Pennsylvania Legislature remains gridlocked on the issue, with lawmakers whipsawed by the clashing interests of bars,... Read more
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Island Packet
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvaniaat convenience stores and supermarkets — aren't the result of more liberal beer
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania
Island Packet / Posted a month ago
at convenience stores and supermarkets — aren't the result of more liberal beer laws; it's quite the opposite. The Pennsylvania Legislature remains gridlocked on the issue, with lawmakers whipsawed by the clashing interests of bars,... Read more
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Philly.com
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvaniaat convenience stores and supermarkets - aren't the result of more liberal beer
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania
Philly.com / Posted a month ago
at convenience stores and supermarkets - aren't the result of more liberal beer laws; it's quite the opposite. The Pennsylvania Legislature remains gridlocked on the issue, with lawmakers whipsawed by the clashing interests of bars,... Read more
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