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Governor Tom Wolf Legalizes Medical Marijuana in Pennsylvania

In a move that’s been in the works for some time, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf  announced yesterday that medical marijuana is now legal in the state. […]

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Wolf to Sign LGBT Non-Discrimination Orders Tomorrow

Governor Tom Wolf plans to sign a pair of far-reaching anti-discrimination executive orders tomorrow, according to a statement released by his office. The orders — one […]

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Wolf Will Let GOP Budget Become Law

Gov. Tom Wolf today said he would let a Republican-passed state budget become law, ending — at long last — the budget impasse that has […]

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LOCAL NEWS: Marni Snyder to Stay on Ballot in the 182nd

A ballot challenge lodged against 182nd District candidate Marni Snyder has been dismissed. State House candidate Marni Snyder can remain on the ballot for the […]

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Clinton, Trump Lead Among Pa. Voters

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are the leading presidential candidates in Pennsylvania, according to a new Franklin & Marshall poll. Primary election day is still […]

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State Should Pay for Gender-Reassignment Surgeries, Says Pa. Governor Wolf

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf is speaking out against the very state that he runs after the state-run Medicaid program said it wouldn’t pay for a […]

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Gov. Tom Wolf Has Prostate Cancer; Treatment Starts Soon

Gov. Tom Wolf has prostate cancer, he announced today. It was caught early, Wolf said at a press conference, and is not expected to interfere […]

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Gov. Wolf Requests Federal Disaster Money for January Snowstorm

January’s snowstorm was so bad, Tom Wolf wants federal money to help recover from it. Pennsylvania’s governor announced today he has requested federal disaster assistance […]

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Wolf’s Policy Director, John Hanger, Resigns

Governor Tom Wolf’s secretary of policy and planning, John Hanger, is leaving the administration. In a statement, Hanger explained that he wants to spend more time with […]

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf - criminal record sealing bill signing
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Misdemeanor Crimes Are Now Easier to Get Sealed in Pennsylvania

Today, Gov. Tom Wolf signed into law a bill that makes it easier for people to have their criminal records sealed in Pennsylvania. The law […]

Tom Wolf, Mike Turzai, Mike Stack
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Gov. Tom Wolf to Lawmakers on Budget: “The Time for Games Is Over”

Gov. Tom Wolf talked doom and gloom at today’s annual budget address. “Pennsylvania now faces a $2 billion budget deficit,” Wolf told a joint session […]

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Pa. Opts Out of Standardized Testing — For Now

Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday signed a bill that delays implementation of statewide standardized testing as a graduation requirement until the 2018-2019 school year. The […]

Members of the Temple women's gymnastics team stuck on Pennsylvania turnpike
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Wolf Administration Defends Response to Storm That Left Hundreds Stranded

The administration of Gov. Tom Wolf is defending its response to the storm that left hundreds of travelers stranded overnight on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. More […]

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This Report May Make You Look at the SRC Differently

Gov. Tom Wolf wants to shut down the School Reform Commission and return Philadelphia’s public schools to local control. Former Mayor Michael Nutter is also on board with the […]

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Johnny Doc: “I’m Getting Out of Politics a Little Bit”

John Dougherty is such a big deal that he doesn’t need the Democratic City Committee anymore. The electricians union boss tells Citified he has stepped down as leader […]