Pennsylvania Legislature

Pennsylvania State Capitol
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Tony Romeo
April 20, 2020 - 7:04 pm
As promised, Gov. Tom Wolf has vetoed a bill that would have required him to draw up a plan to reopen businesses. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert and Gov. Tom Wolf
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Jim Melwert
May 23, 2019 - 4:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Now that Lt. Gov. John Fetterman's statewide listening tour is over, Gov. Tom Wolf told KYW Newsradio Pennsylvanians would now "like to see some movement" on marijuana. The report is currently being written, he said. Fetterman visited every county in the state and...
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Pa. Attorney General urges lawmakers to pass legislation that strengthens laws requiring reporting of abuse.
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Jim Melwert
September 18, 2018 - 12:26 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania lawmakers joined victims of priest sexual abuse at a roundtable discussion on Tuesday. The aim was to urge the legislature to adopt four reforms recommended by the grand jury that investigated allegations against priests and church leaders across the...
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Police Radar
Tony Romeo
April 08, 2018 - 4:00 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- A key state lawmaker now says he believes it will be possible to pass legislation that would give local police in Pennsylvania the authority to use radar for speed enforcement. The local police radar issue has been chewed on in Harrisburg for years… as has the...
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