| Jun 16, 2012
| 7:16 PM
Republican Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney received a warm reception at a rally in Lebanon County Saturday afternoon.
"It's just good to be with such a crowd. It's so exciting what could happen in the future," said Frederick Hain, who attended the...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 1:52 PM
State Rep. Eugene DePasquale, D-York, said a bill to reform antiquated child sexual abuse laws in Pennsylvania today moved through the House Judiciary Committee.
Following a news conference announcing plans to introduce a discharge resolution to move...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Governor Tom Corbett, R, announced Wednesday that a tentative deal has been reached between himself and Republican House and Senate leaders on a 2012-2012 state budget.
The $27.7 billion budget is about a half-billion more than Gov. Corbett's initial...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 3:39 AM
Despite the possibility of spending the rest of his life in prison, Jerry Sandusky is still collecting a state pension. A new piece of legislation is trying to stop that money flow.
Each year, Sandusky collects $58,898 for his state pension. Despite...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 2:48 AM
Pennsylvania 's highest court is taking on a controversial topic today with oral arguments scheduled on the Voter ID law. At stake is the potential for hundreds of thousands of voters to be left in the cold come November.
Many people believe this issue...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 7:33 PM
State Rep. John Maher believes he has a proven record of “turning the lights on” government affairs.
The District 40 representative — who made a campaign stop in Somerset on Thursday with local state Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar —...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Many people in Pauline Konrath's situation live in a nursing home. At 85, she has dementia and Parkinson's disease and uses a wheelchair.
But she doesn't live in a nursing home because her son, Joe, moved her in with his family. It's not an easy...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 11:38 AM
For years, there have been demands that Pennsylvania join the civilized world by privatizing its retail liquor operation.
State stores are a vestige of the frenzy at the repeal of Prohibition in 1933, when it was felt that letting people choose for...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Good Monday Morning, Fellow Seekers. So remember how, last month, Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati, R- Jefferson, said he wanted a deal on an impact fee before Gov. Tom Corbett gave his second budget address? Well, we're just about......
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Good Afternoon, All. If there was any doubt, it looks like the vogue for reform has passed and the wave of anger from the 2006 cycle has officially subsided. We've just gone and checked the list of candidates from the......
| Feb 14, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Good Tuesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. The state House on Monday began work on a bill sponsored by Transportation Committee Chairman Richard Geist, R-Blair, that would allow the state to enter into agreements with private industry to build and operate...