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The Morning Call
Politics as Usualwith flourish The Pennsylvania Legislature closed its session last week with a
The Morning Call / Posted 4 hours ago
with flourish The Pennsylvania Legislature closed its session last week with a series of major votes: On Friday, Gov. Tom Wolf signed into law House Bill 1388, which the House and Senate approved earlier in the week to reauthorize... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland County doctors now approved for medical marijuana programallowed to sell equipment, such as vaping devices for liquid forms, to administ
TribLIVE / Posted 11 hours ago
allowed to sell equipment, such as vaping devices for liquid forms, to administer medical marijuana. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed a medical marijuana bill into law in April 2016. Medical marijuana in Pennsylvania will be available in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPHILADELPHIA — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has signed a bill guaranteeing state-
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
PHILADELPHIA — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has signed a bill guaranteeing state-level funding for a popular children's health insurance program, and urges Congress to renew federal funding. He was at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia to sign... Read more
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Times Leader
Count me in on fight for abortion bill“”I’m not in favor of anything that is going to infringe on a woman’s right and
Times Leader / Posted yesterday
“”I’m not in favor of anything that is going to infringe on a woman’s right and her freedom to choose.” Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf agrees, and said he would veto SB 3, which he calls “an attack on women.” I say, bring it on. The Pro Life giant... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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The News-Times
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actRelated story PHILADELPHIA - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has signed a bill guar
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Related story PHILADELPHIA - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has signed a bill guaranteeing state-level funding for a popular children's health insurance program, and urges Congress to renew federal funding. He was at the Children's Hospital of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Wolf signs kids health coverage bill, urges Congress to actPennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller walks from the podium before Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs legislation reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia... Read more
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TribLIVE
Shaler commissioners vote to prohibit casinos in townshipresolution prohibiting a small casino from operating within the municipality.
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
resolution prohibiting a small casino from operating within the municipality. In order to tackle a budget shortfall, Gov. Tom Wolf signed a measure in October expanding Pennsylvania's casino-style gambling. Under the law, municipalities have until... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
GANNETT Syndication Servicestate police say Legislation to update Pennsylvania's Bingo Law — which would
Lebanon Daily News / Posted yesterday
state police say Legislation to update Pennsylvania's Bingo Law — which would increase prize amounts — now goes to Gov. Tom Wolf for approval. A Lebanon man found with marijuana in a secluded area of a church parking lot is facing charges,... Read more
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Philly.com
Why I will veto the anti-choice Senate Bill 3 | Gov. Tom WolfSB 3 because I stand with every woman in Pennsylvania who deserves to make her
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
SB 3 because I stand with every woman in Pennsylvania who deserves to make her own health decisions. And I will veto any bill that puts a check on women’s rights in Pennsylvania. Tom Wolf is governor of Pennsylvania. @GovernorTomWolf governor@pa... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Release IG’s Stack reportGov. Tom Wolf took some extraordinary steps last summer when he learned of alle
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Gov. Tom Wolf took some extraordinary steps last summer when he learned of allegations that Lt. Gov. Mike Stack and his wife had mistreated their state police detail and other state workers. The governor pulled the security detail, ordered the staff... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Wolf should release reportArticle Tools Gov. Tom Wolf took some extraordinary steps last summer when he
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Gov. Tom Wolf took some extraordinary steps last summer when he learned of allegations that Lt. Gov. Mike Stack and his wife had mistreated their state police detail and the staff of the lieutenant governor’s residence at Fort... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Third state legislator objects to Haggerty absencehad excused absences and one voted no, but Haggerty regularly supported a natur
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
had excused absences and one voted no, but Haggerty regularly supported a natural gas severance tax over the years. Gov. Tom Wolf and Democratic legislators fought for the tax for years, but Republicans blocked it. “One vote. Can you believe... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Grant will aid Nesquehoning stream banksimpacts. In a news release, Chris Storm, district manager of the conservation
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
impacts. In a news release, Chris Storm, district manager of the conservation district, expressed his thanks to Gov. Tom Wolf for approving the grant and to state Sen. John Yudichak, D-14, Plymouth Twp., and Rep. Doyle Heffley, R-122, Lower... Read more
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The Express-Times
Easton moves ahead on marijuana, with lots of questionshas come out in support of decriminalization, like Easton is researching, as op
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
has come out in support of decriminalization, like Easton is researching, as opposed to legalization. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf has also said he supports decriminalization. State Rep. Bob Freeman, a Democrat whose district includes Easton, said... Read more
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York Daily Record
Yelling 'bingo!' could win you $500 in Pennsylvanialimits, which means "increased revenue, which equals more funding for charitabl
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
limits, which means "increased revenue, which equals more funding for charitable endeavors." The bill now goes to Gov. Tom Wolf for approval. If Wolf signs off, changes would include: Yelling 'bingo!' in Pennsylvania could win you $500 if a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Haggerty absence in Harrisburg Tuesday may have prevented gas severance debatehad excused absences and one voted no, but Haggerty regularly supported a natur
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
had excused absences and one voted no, but Haggerty regularly supported a natural gas severance tax over the years. Gov. Tom Wolf and Democratic legislators fought for the tax for years, but Republicans blocked it. “One vote. Can you believe... Read more
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York Daily Record
Mackereth: How can I not care about the opioid crisis?us not care and how do we work together as a community to fight this epidemic?
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
us not care and how do we work together as a community to fight this epidemic? I applaud proactive efforts made by Governor Tom Wolf, such as increasing access to naloxone, an emergency treatment to reverse drug overdoses, limiting the number of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Cheswick goes out on Pennsylvania’s mini-casinosthe borough. Council did not discuss the issue or its decision. Under the sta
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
the borough. Council did not discuss the issue or its decision. Under the state's gambling expansion law signed by Gov. Tom Wolf in October, municipalities have until Dec. 31 to decide whether they want to be considered as a potential location... Read more
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York Daily Record
Wagner and Bannon: Bestest buddiesit's time to turn our sights to 2018 and the race for governor of our fair comm
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
it's time to turn our sights to 2018 and the race for governor of our fair commonwealth. And here is a bold prediction: Tom Wolf will be putting a lot more miles on his famous Jeep driving back and forth from Mount Wolf to his job in... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Pennsylvania lawmakers' salary increases raise questions about compensation levelswhile the other six state Supreme Court judges will increase about the same, to
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
while the other six state Supreme Court judges will increase about the same, to $207,700. The base, annual salary for Gov. Tom Wolf is due to rise about $1,500 this coming year, to $194,850. Spokespeople for the governor have pointed out that he... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor election is a year away, and since the Democratic Governors Association began r
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
election is a year away, and since the Democratic Governors Association began running re-election ads for Gov. Tom Wolf before Thanksgiving, are we really going to have to see them until the 2018 election? Notice that there is one... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters - The Times-Tribuneelection is a year away, and since the Democratic Governors Association began r
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
election is a year away, and since the Democratic Governors Association began running re-election ads for Gov. Tom Wolf before Thanksgiving, are we really going to have to see them until the 2018 election? Notice that there is one... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Legislature exits 2017 with flurry of votes, defeatslegislation to limit abortions to the first 20 weeks of pregnancy, sending it t
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
legislation to limit abortions to the first 20 weeks of pregnancy, sending it to a certain veto by Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf, who supports abortion rights. It did not pass with enough support to override a veto. Meanwhile, a bloc of House... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pa. Legislature exits 2017 with flurry of votes, defeatslegislation to limit abortions to the first 20 weeks of pregnancy, sending it t
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
legislation to limit abortions to the first 20 weeks of pregnancy, sending it to a certain veto by Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf, who supports abortion rights. It did not pass with enough support to override a veto. Meanwhile, a bloc of House... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Senators endorse embattled Lt. Gov. Stack for re-electionto stand with Mike Stack and we need the governor to stand with Mike Stack,” Se
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
to stand with Mike Stack and we need the governor to stand with Mike Stack,” Sen. Andrew Dinniman (D-Chester) said. Gov. Tom Wolf did give his number two an early Christmas gift. He announced Tuesday that he would not make public an Inspector... Read more
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The Sentinel
Senators endorse embattled Lt. Gov. Stack for re-electionGov. Tom Wolf did give his number two an early Christmas gift. He announced Tue
The Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Gov. Tom Wolf did give his number two an early Christmas gift. He announced Tuesday that he would not make public an Inspector General’s report that details abusive behavior by Stack and his wife toward state employees. Wolf said removing those... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
State takes steps to fix sex offender registry problem that could have put children at risksex offender registry intact. The bill now goes to the Senate, which is expect
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 3 days ago
sex offender registry intact. The bill now goes to the Senate, which is expected to vote on it by the end of the year and send it to Governor Tom Wolf. "The public has a right to know if there's a sex offender living next door," Reschenthaler s... Read more
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TribLIVE
Recovering substance abusers to get new support under Pennsylvania lawexiting inpatient drug and alcohol treatment previously were subject only to lo
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
exiting inpatient drug and alcohol treatment previously were subject only to local ordinances. The new law, hailed by Gov. Tom Wolf, would set minimum standards for licensed recovery homes based on guidelines established by the National Association... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Health Care: Collins confident health subsidies will be in spending bill | 4.7M have signed up for ObamaCaresaid in a statement. Pennsylvania gov vows to veto 20-week abortion ban passed
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
said in a statement. Pennsylvania gov vows to veto 20-week abortion ban passed by state legislature Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) vowed to veto a bill passed by the state's legislature that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Senate Minority Leader Jay Costa, other Western Pa. Dems endorse Lt. Gov. Mike Stackto do the position of governor if that ever occurs,” Costa said. Costa's endor
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
to do the position of governor if that ever occurs,” Costa said. Costa's endorsement followed news this week that Gov. Tom Wolf would not make public a report on an Office of Inspector General's investigation he ordered into Stack's treatment... Read more
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TribLIVE
State launches education grants for pre-school workersaid to pre-school workers seeking associate and bachelor's degrees as well as P
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
aid to pre-school workers seeking associate and bachelor's degrees as well as Pennsylvania PreK-4 certification. Gov. Tom Wolf said the new program is part of his administration's commitment to expanding access to quality pre-kindergarten... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pa. Senate passes bill to rename I-176 in Berks for veteransthe Senate amended the bill to include I-176, it must now return to the House o
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
the Senate amended the bill to include I-176, it must now return to the House of Representatives for its approval before it can be sent to Gov. Tom Wolf for his signature. Both the House and the Senate adjourned Wednesday for recess until Ja... Read more
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The River Reporter
Lacawac Sanctuary to receive $111,450Center. The funds are part of a $44 million investment in 266 projects across
The River Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
Center. The funds are part of a $44 million investment in 266 projects across Pennsylvania recently announced by Gov. Tom Wolf. “Communities go from good to great when they provide residents and visitors with parks and trails, access to... Read more
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The River Reporter
Call for PA representative to resigntouching me all the time.” Bradford is married to a woman and has four children
The River Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
touching me all the time.” Bradford is married to a woman and has four children. Democrats are howling in protest. Gov. Tom Wolf has urged Republican leadership to consider removing Metcalfe from his committee chairmanship. But Metcalfe is... Read more
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The Hill
Pa. gov says he'll veto 20-week abortion ban passed by legislaturePennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) vowed to veto a bill passed by the state's legis
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) vowed to veto a bill passed by the state's legislature that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. "This bill is an attack on women, and it should never have reached my desk," Wolf tweeted Wednesday. "I will... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Editorials from around Pennsylvanialawmakers do not deserve any pay increase at this time, no matter how small. S
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
lawmakers do not deserve any pay increase at this time, no matter how small. Some state residents say neither does Gov. Tom Wolf. However, the governor, who is wealthy, doesn't pocket his state salary. The law requires him to accept the salary,... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
GANNETT Syndication Serviceacross the country. House on Tuesday voted to send bill limiting abortions to
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
across the country. House on Tuesday voted to send bill limiting abortions to the first 20 weeks of pregnancy to Gov. Tom Wolf, who repeated his threat to veto it. Here are the offenders who are not in compliance with Megan's Law requirements... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pa. Legislature exits 2017 with flurry of votes, defeatslegislation to limit abortions to the first 20 weeks of pregnancy is headed for
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
legislation to limit abortions to the first 20 weeks of pregnancy is headed for certain veto by Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf, and it didn't pass with enough support to override a veto. Meanwhile, a bloc of Democrats and southeastern... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Lawmakers send Wolf abortion restrictions he plans to vetoon Tuesday voted after an impassioned debate to send a bill limiting abortions
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
on Tuesday voted after an impassioned debate to send a bill limiting abortions to the first 20 weeks of pregnancy to Gov. Tom Wolf, who immediately repeated his threat to veto it. The Republican-controlled House voted 121-70 for the legislation... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Wolf refuses to release report on lieutenant governorHARRISBURG – You paid for it. You can’t see it. That’s the verdict from Gov. T
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
HARRISBURG – You paid for it. You can’t see it. That’s the verdict from Gov. Tom Wolf who made official Tuesday that he will not make public the inspector general’s report on Lt. Gov. Mike Stack’s behavior toward state employees. Stack and his... Read more
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