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Governor Wolf Wants to Decriminalize Small Amounts of Marijuana in Pennsylvania

Governor Tom Wolf recently said he believes that possessing small amounts of marijuana should be decriminalized in Pennsylvania. During a “Small Talk” interview with Scott […]

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Pa. Department of Education Ramping Up Charter School Oversight

The Pennsylvania Department of Education will create a new branch specifically geared toward overseeing the state’s charter schools, Governor Tom Wolf announced yesterday.

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Pa. Doesn’t Shine in State Rankings for Economic Performance

Pennsylvania was ranked 39th in a study released on Monday of states’ overall economic performance conducted by Governing.com. The rankings are based on six variables — […]

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Wolf Nominates Bruce Beemer to Replace Kathleen Kane As Attorney General

Gov. Tom Wolf has nominated Bruce Beemer, the current inspector general of Pennsylvania, to replace Kathleen Kane as attorney general. Kane, convicted earlier this week […]

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Here Are the Pa. Grocery Stores That Will Soon Sell Wine

Here are the 84 new places you'll soon be able to buy wine by the bottle in Pennsylvania → https://t.co/fwO7OiVl6Y pic.twitter.com/r8s1cmrrqZ — Governor Tom Wolf […]

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What They’re Saying About Kathleen Kane’s Conviction

Politicians around Pennsylvania called on Attorney General Kathleen Kane to resign after a jury convicted her Monday night of perjury, obstruction, and other charges related […]

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Governor Wolf Calls on A.G. Kathleen Kane to Resign After Conviction

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf called on Attorney General Kathleen Kane to resign this morning, just hours after a jury found her guilty of perjury, obstruction of justice and […]

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Tom Wolf Bored the Hell Out of People at the DNC

It can’t be easy to speak at a big political convention, right? I ask because Governor Tom Wolf was tasked with spending a couple of minutes behind the […]

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You Can Now Run a Busted Red Light in Pennsylvania

On Wednesday, Gov. Tom Wolf signed a bill that will allow drivers to blow red lights if they seem to be malfunctioning and won’t change to green, the […]

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Kenney, Other Philly Pols Added to Lineup of DNC Speakers

The Democratic National Convention just got a bit more Philly. Today, the DNC announced five more speakers for the event: Mayor Jim Kenney, Gov. Tom […]

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Growing Industrial Hemp is Now Legal in Pennsylvania

Governor Tom Wolf signed legislation on Wednesday that legalized the growth and production of industrial hemp – for some. Hemp can now be grown for research purposes, meaning […]

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Wolf to Sign Revenue Bills With Tax Increases on Cigarettes, Downloads

Gov. Tom Wolf has vowed to sign revenue bills passed last night by the Pennsylvania legislature that include additional tobacco taxes and apply the state sales […]

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State Will Spend $20 Million More to Fight Opiate Addiction Next Year

The epidemic of opiate addiction has gotten so bad over the last few years that finding better ways to treat addicts — and to stop […]

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Wolf: Pennsylvania Budget Will Become Law Without My Signature

Governor Tom Wolf announced on Sunday night that an appropriations bill approved by the state House and Senate would become law without his signature. Late […]

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After Dallas, Kenney Asks Philadelphians to “Be Willing to Hear One Another”

Mayor Jim Kenney released a statement Friday asking the citizens of Philadelphia to “listen and be willing to hear one another” after a violent and tense week in which […]