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  • Pennsylvania court rejects law that aided NRA gun challenges

    A Pennsylvania state court on Thursday struck down a law designed to make it easier for gun owners and organizations like the National Rifle Association to challenge local firearms ordinances in court. The Commonwealth Court said the procedure the...
  • Editorials from around Pennsylvania

    Editorials from around Pennsylvania: ___ OBAMA SHOULDN'T BLOCK REPEAL OF MEDICAL DEVICES TAX, June 17 The federal medical devices tax — a 2.3 percent levy on the gross receipts of manufacturers of joint replacements, pacemakers, implants and...
  • Republicans send collective bargaining bills to House

    Republicans on a House panel advanced two bills Tuesday that would require proposed contract agreements for public employees and an analysis of their cost to be made public before they are approved by the employer and employee unions. Members of the...
  • Wolf's new PAC a budget attack tool or separate campaign effort?

    Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf beat incumbent Republican Gov. Tom Corbett, with the help of a self-funded political action committee, Fresh Start. The PAC later was headed by Katie McGingty, one of his former primary rivals. Now that Wolf is governor and...
  • Shell Chemical wins air permit for proposed ethane plant

    Shell Chemical has been granted an air quality permit for a proposed petrochemical plant in western Pennsylvania, a step the company called "a critical milestone" as it decides whether to build the multibillion-dollar project along the Ohio River. The...
  • PA Republican wants attorney general's job

    PA Republican wants attorney general's job
    HARRISBURG — The race for Pennsylvania attorney general officially started Wednesday when Republican Sen. John Rafferty, standing before a phalanx of law enforcement officers, vowed to stabilize the beleaguered agency run by a Democrat facing...
  • New Pennsylvania school funding formula wins panel's OK

    A bipartisan panel of state lawmakers and advisers to Gov. Tom Wolf gave unanimous approval Thursday to a new formula to distribute aid to Pennsylvania's 500 public school districts, a model that would funnel more money to districts with rising enrollment...
  • Things to know for Thursday in Pennsylvania

    A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Thursday. LAWMAKERS, TOP ADVISORS TO RECOMMEND SCHOOL FUNDING FIX TO GOV. TOM WOLF Thursday's meeting of the Basic Education Funding Commission...
  • Wolf ends political debate on two staff decisions

    Wolf ends political debate on two staff decisions
    HARRISBURG — Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf on Monday put aside two major personnel moves that were distracting from budget talks with the Republican-controlled Senate. At 10:53 a.m. Wolf announced he was reinstating Eric Arneson as executive director...
  • Stage is set to announce Hall of Fame inductees

    This year's choices for my Hall of Fame of the area's most colorful characters have been some of the more difficult the selection committee has faced. Is it time to branch out beyond our Morning Call area confines and give Kathleen Kane, Tom Corbett, Rob...
  • Wolf reinstates Open Records chief

    Wolf reinstates Open Records chief
    HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf has reinstated the state's Open Records chief, pending an appeal to the state Supreme Court. Wolf's decision to let Erik Arneson serve as executive director came five days after Commonwealth Court ruled Wolf...