Pennsylvania

A news conference at Community College of Philadelphia discusses a shortage of teachers of color in the state.
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Mike DeNardo
November 20, 2019 - 3:53 pm
Pennsylvania is launching a new effort to recruit and keep teachers of color. Read more here.
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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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Construction for the Sunoco Mariner East pipeline.
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Kim Glovas
November 12, 2019 - 4:14 pm
The FBI is investigating how Gov. Tom Wolf's administration came to issue permits for construction on a multibillion-dollar pipeline to carry natural gas liquids across Pennsylvania. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
November 05, 2019 - 2:30 pm
Get all your live results for the Pennsylvania and New Jersey general elections here.
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Nancy Pelosi
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AP News
November 01, 2019 - 3:18 pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will speak at a first annual Pennsylvania Democratic Party dinner fundraiser, three years after Donald Trump's victory in the state stunned Democrats into trying to fix what went wrong in 2016's presidential election. Read more here.
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Tony Romeo
October 30, 2019 - 3:42 pm
In apparently a first in Pennsylvania’s history, a judge ruled that votes in a referendum next week about enshrining victims' rights in the state’s constitution will not be tallied or certified while a legal challenge is pending.
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Gov. Tom Wolf
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AP News
October 29, 2019 - 12:48 pm
Pennsylvania will provide millions of dollars in grants to protect houses of worship and other potentially targeted community organizations from hate crimes, a program inspired by the deadly mass shooting at Pittsburgh's Tree of Life synagogue a year ago. Read more here.
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Election Day
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AP News
October 28, 2019 - 12:15 pm
A victims' rights constitutional amendment question and a pair of vacancies on an appeals court are the only contested statewide elections in Pennsylvania this year. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania capitol building in Harrisburg
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Tony Romeo
October 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
The state Senate has sent the House a bill to eliminate child marriage in Pennsylvania.
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Pa. House State Government Committee.
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Tony Romeo
October 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
A compromise bill negotiated with the Wolf administration that would make major changes to voting in Pennsylvania has cleared a committee in the Republican-controlled state House.
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