Pa. Gov. Announces Department of Homeland Security Grants

Governor Tom Wolf today announced that the Department of Homeland Security has granted Pennsylvania a REAL ID enforcement extension ‪through October 10, 2018‬.

The Rundown: Mayor’s Task Force to Combat the Opioid Epidemic

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (Gov.) - The Mayor’s Task Force to Combat the Opioid Epidemic in Philadelphia presented its final report and recommendations to Mayor Jim Kenney today, the...

Winners of contested races in Pennsylvania’s primary

The winners of contested races for governor, lieutenant governor, U.S. Senate and U.S. House in Pennsylvania's primary on Tuesday. Three U.S. House primaries were too close to call Tuesday night.

Congressman Patrick Meehan Introduces Bill “Duty to Report Sexual Assault Act of 2016”

Washington, DC - Republican Congressman Patrick Meehan introduced a bill cosponsored by Massachusetts Rep. Katherine Clark from the Democratic Party which would create penalties for massage establishment owners and employees...
In this Feb. 28, 2018 file photo, a police car drives near Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., as students return to class for the first time since a former student opened fire there with an assault weapon. Calls to encourage school districts to add more armed teachers and officers have intensified since the shooting rampage at this school that left 17 students and educators dead. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

AP: Adults misplaced, mistakenly fired guns taken to school

They are the “good guys with guns” the National Rifle Association says are needed to protect students from shooters.

Pa. Sees Success in Substance Use Hotline Connecting Callers to Treatment

Governor Tom Wolf today recognized the one-year anniversary of the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs’ PA Get Help Now Helpline.

Seniors Fraud Prevention Act: Senior Victims Lose $3 Billion Annually

Washington, D.C. – Senator Klobuchar introduced the “Seniors Fraud Prevention Act” in June 2015. This legislation would crack down on scams and fraud targeting older Americans. THERUNDOWN »...
Mike Flynn arrives for a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington Evan Vucci/AP

The Latest: Flynn says Trump transition team directed him

The Latest on the investigations into Trump campaign associates and Russian election interference (all times local)

Rep. Jerry McNerney Introduces Bill “Mental Health Training Enhancement for First Responders”

Washington, DC - On July 14, Democratic Congressman Jerry McNerney from California introduced a new bill to the House of Representatives to provide for mental health training for...

Pa. Gov Campaign to Help Shop for Health Insurance

Governor Wolf announced today that the Department of Insurance will launch a statewide media campaign to help Pennsylvanians as they shop for health insurance.

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