Pennsylvania House

Election Day
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Tony Romeo
March 24, 2020 - 7:34 pm
The Pennsylvania House gave initial approval to legislation that will move the primary election to June 2 due to the coronavirus crisis. Final votes are expected in the House and Senate on Wednesday. Read more here.
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Hand sanitizer at polls
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Paul Kurtz
March 17, 2020 - 4:23 pm
Voters showed up to perform their civic duty for a special election in Bucks County, but not everyone was thrilled to leave the house during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
March 16, 2020 - 11:27 am
Despite Gov. Tom Wolf’s call for people to avoid gathering in public places, a special election for a state House seat in Bucks County is still scheduled for Tuesday. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania capitol building in Harrisburg
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Tony Romeo
January 29, 2020 - 1:21 pm
The state Senate has sent the House legislation that would move up the date of Pennsylvania’s presidential primary, starting in 2024. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Capitol
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Justin Udo
January 23, 2020 - 1:54 pm
Pennsylvania House Speaker Mike Turzai will not run for reelection in a critical year when Democrats are aiming to take control of the chamber. Read more here.
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Rep. Mike Turzai.
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Tony Romeo
January 22, 2020 - 7:43 pm
The speaker of the Pennsylvania House has scheduled a news conference Thursday amid speculation that he may be stepping down from his influential post. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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January 15, 2020 - 3:22 pm
A divided Pennsylvania House voted Wednesday to ban the use of handheld phones for all drivers to make calls, although police would not be allowed to stop motorists for that reason alone. Read more here.
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A man using his phone while driving.
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Tony Romeo
January 15, 2020 - 4:00 am
The state House has voted to tone down a proposed ban on the use of cellphones while driving. Read more here.
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Gene DiGirolamo.
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Tony Romeo
December 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
A veteran Pennsylvania lawmaker has said goodbye to his colleagues as he prepares to trade his office in the statehouse for one in the old Bucks County courthouse. Read more here.
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Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell
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AP News
December 16, 2019 - 5:33 pm
Voters in a West Philadelphia district in the state House of Representatives will replace Movita Johnson-Harrell, a lawmaker accused of stealing from a charity during a special election, early next year. Read more here.
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