Gov. Wolf

Eric Holder
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Cherri Gregg
October 12, 2018 - 9:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Former US Attorney General Eric Holder was in Philadelphia this week stumping for state Democratic candidates. He's the chair of a redistricting group working to redraw voting maps in several states. Pennsylvania is one of 12 states targeted by the National...
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Dreamstime
September 23, 2018 - 11:51 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Pennsylvania lawmakers return from a nearly three month-long summer break Monday, and the heat will be on as they once again as they grapple with a wide array of bills to support and protect victims. Front and center will be legislation sought by victims of child...
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John Fetterman
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Justin Udo
May 25, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's an odd couple pairing on the Democratic side in the races for governor and lieutenant governor of Pennsylvania. Standing at 6-foot 8 inches tall, 300 plus pounds, with a shaved head, a beard, and tattoos, Democratic Lt. Governor candidate John Fetterman does not...
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Golf Generic
April 29, 2018 - 9:32 am
By Nicole Chavez, CNN (CNN) -- A Pennsylvania state senator is calling for an investigation after a group of African American women said a golf course called the cops on them because they were golfing too slow. "We have to deal with situations like this too frequently," State Sen. Vincent J. Hughes...
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Dreamstime
April 28, 2018 - 11:19 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Citing a sharp increase in the number of pregnancy-related deaths, the state Senate has sent Governor Wolf a bill that would create a panel to study the problem. Just before the Senate voted on the bill, Berks County Democrat Judy Schwank said the statistics...
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Student Tests
Mike DeNardo
April 09, 2018 - 4:45 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Students in Philadelphia and across the state are sharpening their number-two pencils. Standardized tests begin Monday for students at Pennsylvania schools. This round of tests is shorter and later than previous years. Under changes announced by the Wolf...
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Opioids
Tony Romeo
April 08, 2018 - 3:30 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has renewed his opioid disaster declaration. In January, Governor Wolf signed a disaster declaration, allowing him to relax regulations and enabling better collaboration among state agencies to address the opioid crisis. The...
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Governor Wolf
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Suzanne Monaghan
April 05, 2018 - 3:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Fighting workplace sexual harassment and discrimination. That was the topic today Thursday at Temple University as Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced a series of bills to protect against it. Among the protections are new legal options for victims. READ:...
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Governor Wolf
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Mike DeNardo
March 26, 2018 - 5:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf wants to draw the line on gerrymandering by creating a bipartisan commission to devise future electoral maps. Governor Wolf wants an independent, bipartisan panel to redraw legislative lines. “This group would be responsible for...
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