Author: Victoria Scialfa
Since shortly after the pandemic forced a shutdown across Pennsylvania last year, the GOP-controlled legislature has been trying to put an end to Gov. Tom Wolf’s disaster declaration. This spring voters will decide who has that power which currently belongs to the governor alone.
Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman is calling for reform to jail sentences of life without parole.
In a divided Senate this past weekend, Pennsylvania’s split delegation stood together. Both Democrat Bob Casey and Republican Pat Toomey voted to convict former President Trump. The Senate ultimately voted to acquit.
Some employees at Miller Keystone in Bethlehem said they haven’t seen blood supplies this low in their 15 years on the job.
Governor Tom Wolf says he wants to give $145 million dollars to small businesses in the commonwealth to help cope with the coronavirus pandemic.