Politics Archive

Pornogate Only Latest Scandal In Court’s History

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is in headlines now for the state's

In Senate Surprise, Property Tax Reform Creeps Ahead

But the joy Berks County resident and property tax reform advocate

With Budget Ahead, PA Tries To Limit Debt Service

The state is scheduled to pay about $1 billion in debt

Surprise! Pottsgrove’s Delayed Reimbursements Ahead

Money the Pottsgrove School District might have thought it would never

Got A Spare $14,500? PA Needs To Settle A Debt

Pennsylvania has more than $38.9 billion in assets, but more than

Prevailing Wage Law Costs School Districts Extra

School district construction projects in Pennsylvania that cost more than $25,000

PA Seniors’ Anxiety Up As Election Draws Closer

An AARP Pennsylvania poll shows that likely voters age 50-and-older in

Governor Gives Montgomery County A Tourism Boost

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett paddled a kayak across the Schuylkill River

State Politicians Duke It Out Over Education Funding

Education funding is the prime subject as state politicians have done

Representative Plans Twin Public Budget Meetings

Now that the state budget is approved, Lower Pottsgrove's representative wants

Think Summer’s Hot? You Shoulda Been At Capitol

Crowded. Claustrophobic. Sweaty. Miserable. Those were descriptions of state budget discussions

Township Board Supports Local Police Radar Use

Lower Pottsgrove commissioners last week voted unanimously to support state legislation

Painter Appointed To House Commerce Committee

The state representative for Lower Pottsgrove, Pottstown and Limerick has a

Farm Goods Might Help Seniors On Fixed Budgets

A state program is making vouchers available to qualified senior citizens

Schools’ Funding A Hostage In Budget Standoff

Gov. Tom Corbett has limited options in dealing with the $29

State Budget Passed, Not Signed; Opposed By Painter

Members of the Pennsylvania House passed a $29.1 billion state budget

Legislature Considers Teacher Layoff Rules Changes

Tenure has been one of the sole determinants of who-goes-first during

House Budget Banks On Liquor Stores Sale Money

After months of discussion and delay, the Pennsylvania House Appropriations Committee