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Relish Trounces Famous in Election Day Power Food Matchup

Look, I know we’re all dying to see how that awful reality TV show — Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump: Election 2016 — will end tonight. History will be […]

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Uber and Lyft Bill Passes Final Legislative Hurdle

The Pennsylvania Senate yesterday voted overwhelmingly to approve legislation that would, with Gov. Tom Wolf’s signature, make Uber and Lyft legal in Pennsylvania.

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Two School Reform Commission Members Resign

Two members of Philadelphia’s School Reform Commission, the appointed body that serves in place of an elected school board, have announced that they will resign. […]

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Tom Wolf’s Crash Course in State Government

In late July — on the day Donald Trump was nominated for president — Governor Tom Wolf drove from Harrisburg to a strip mall in […]

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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.


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 The rankings are based on six variables — […]


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 […]


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 → — 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 […]


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 […]