Governor Tom Wolf

a lawsuit is brewing over the frank rizzo statue in Philadelphia, seen here just days before it was removed
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The Battle Over the Frank Rizzo Statue Heads to Federal Court

A roundup of Philly news. This article may be updated at any time as new information becomes available. Frank Rizzo Statue Lawsuit Heads to Federal […]

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White South Jersey Cop Charged After Pepper Spraying Black Teen Who Was Just Sitting on a Stoop

White Woodlynne Cop Ryan Dubiel Charged After Pepper Spraying a Black Teen Who Was Sitting on a Stoop The last time I checked, hanging out […]

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These 18 Pennsylvania Counties Just Went Green, Reopening Bars, Dining Rooms, Gyms, and More

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Governor Wolf Shifts 18 Counties to Least Restrictive Green Phase If you really need to sit at a bar […]

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Governor Wolf Targeted in Third Grade-Level Aerial Advertising at the Jersey Shore

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Governor Wolf Targeted in Third Grade-Level Aerial Advertising at the Jersey Shore A trip to the Jersey Shore over […]

atilis gym co-owner Ian Smith in Bellmawr, New Jersey after police cited him for reopening the gym against shutdown orders
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Defiant Gym Raises $1,000 Per Hour in Legal Defense GoFundMe

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Defiant Atilis Gym in Bellmawr Raises $1,000 Per Hour in Legal Defense GoFundMe The eyes of the anti-shutdown movement […]

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Local Business Owners Begin to Revolt Against Pennsylvania Coronavirus Shutdown Orders

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Local Business Owners Begin to Revolt Against the Coronavirus Shutdown Orders Dr. Anthony Fauci, the country’s coronavirus czar, has […]

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Tom Wolf’s Leadership Style Was Made for This Moment

Governors are having a moment. Andrew Cuomo, most apparently: New York’s governor has been blunt and forceful, pushing, cajoling and even praising the President on […]

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Philly Coronavirus News: Governor Wolf Bans Unmasked Shoppers From Grocery Stores

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. No Mask? No Grocery Shopping for You! A few days ago, I visited a newish Giant grocery store in […]

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Philly Coronavirus News: We Take a Look Inside the Box of Free Food Handed Out By the City

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. City Hands Out Tons of Free Food Due to Coronavirus Crisis On Monday, the city began handing out tons […]

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Philly Coronavirus News: Big Changes at Wawa, Wolf Cracks Down, But, Hey, It’s Warm!

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Say Goodbye to Wawa as You Know It Wawa is, essentially, a basic human right in Philadelphia, Delco and […]

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City, State Politicians Call for Stricter Gun Laws After North Philly Shooting

Democrats in Philly and Pennsylvania just showed up big time for stricter gun control measures. More than two dozen local politicians gathered at City Hall […]

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Some Liberals Say They’re Boycotting Wawa Over Republican Contribution

On Monday night in Hershey, Jeopardy host Alex Trebek moderated a debate between Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and his Republican opponent, Scott “I’m Filthy Rich, […]

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Wolf Says PA Not “Ready” for Recreational Pot. PA Inhales, Disagrees.

Gov. Tom Wolf made it clear in a radio interview this week where he comes down on the issue of legalizing marijuana for recreational use: […]

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Wolf Firm, Wagner Wavers on Vetoing Abortion Ban, If Roe Fails

Donald Trump’s pro-life Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, awaits confirmation in Congress, and the viability of Roe v. Wade will soon be on the table. […]

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Gov. Wolf Raises State Employee Minimum Wage to $12 an Hour

Many of Pennsylvania’s lowest-paid state workers are seeing a bump in their July paychecks as an executive order that Gov. Tom Wolf signed in late […]