Pennsylvania

Sen. John Yudichak
Pennsylvania General Assembly website
Tony Romeo
November 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
The membership of the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic caucus has been reduced by one after a senator from the northeastern part of the state has changed his registration to independent. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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Tony Romeo
November 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
The state Senate Wednesday is expected to approve a bill that would provide a modest increase in Pennsylvania’s minimum wage. If that happens, the bill will go to the House, where it’s likely to sit for a while. Read more here.
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Operation LIPSTICK
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Mark Abrams
November 19, 2019 - 3:01 pm
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro visited Dobbins Career and Technical Education High School Tuesday to kick off an anti-gun violence campaign. He joined the Mothers in Charge group for the launch of Operation LIPSTICK’s initiative, which aims to combat rising gun straw purchases.
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Willow Grove Naval Air Station
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Tony Romeo
November 19, 2019 - 10:18 am
Gov. Tom Wolf will sign a bill to address the costs of removing contaminants from water at the former Willow Grove Naval Air Station and other military installations. Read more here.
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Tony Romeo
November 19, 2019 - 9:39 am
A Pennsylvania House majority is giving approval to a proposal to require the burial or cremation of fetal remains that end up in possession of a health care facility. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania State Capitol
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Tony Romeo
November 19, 2019 - 4:45 am
A bill to raise the minimum wage in Pennsylvania has cleared a state Senate committee. A vote by the full Senate could come later this week. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania State Capitol
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Tony Romeo
November 18, 2019 - 5:17 pm
Victims of child sex abuse who want a new chance to seek justice are marking a partial victory. A proposed amendment to the Pennsylvania Constitution is now teed up for a vote in the state Senate. Read more here.
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A closeup of view of a jail cells iron bars casting shadows on the prison floor
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November 18, 2019 - 11:41 am
Pennsylvania’s prison agency agreed to improve death row conditions under a settlement announced Monday of a federal lawsuit that called the inmates’ living standards degrading and inhumane.
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Tap water.
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Kim Glovas
November 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
Pennsylvania is making $30 million available to groups that care about the land and water in the state in a matching grant program. Read more here.
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Broadway Philadelphia's Hamilton
Joan Marcus
Holli Stephens
November 15, 2019 - 4:45 am
Philadelphia is already the place to explore chronicles of yesteryear, but centuries of history — from Egypt and back — will be the center of attention this weekend. For a taste of bygone times and much more to come, scroll through The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philly and...
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