Legislation

Parking

Handicap Parking

Lawmakers want stricter enforcement of Pennsylvania's handicap parking spots

Health Care

Congress Health Overhaul

Governors back bipartisan Senate bid to control health costs

Health Care

Congress Health Overhaul

GOP, Dem senators calmly discuss bolstering Obama health law

Legislation

'Philly is Charlottesville' march and rally

Pa. state senators want to make convicted protesters pay for rally costs

Legislation

senate health

Senate OKs bills to address VA budget crisis, claims backlog

Legislation

Distracted Driving

Pa. bill proposes ban on talking on hand-held phone while driving

Marijuana

Marijuana

Booker bill would make marijuana legal in U.S.

Legislation

Congress Health Overhaul

'Time to move on' from health care, Senate GOP leader says

Legislation

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Judge allows Chicago-area sweetened beverage tax to begin

Politics

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Pennsylvania lawmaker accuses Democratic colleague of calling him 'racist bigot'

Rural hospitals face uncertainty with health care proposals

Legislation

Putin

Congressman Boyle to create bill against Trump's cybersecurity proposal with Russia

Legislation

Tom Wolf

Wolf pushes for a Rare Disease Advisory Council in Pennsylvania

Legislation

Guns

Pa. Senate approves bill that would allow teachers to carry guns in school

Legislation

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Governor Wolf — and dog Libre — sign Pa. bill strengthening animal abuse penalties

Laws

Dead Body Corpse

Loophole in Pennsylvania law means many don't have to report dead bodies

Politics

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At Philly forum, Pelosi calls Senate health bill the 'worst piece of legislation in history of Congress'

Government

DNA Databases

Pa. lawmakers seek DNA sampling of convicted misdemeanor offenders

Development

Philadelphia Playground

Philly's $500 million Rebuild initiative awaits mayor's signature

Legislation

New Jersey Legislature

N.J. Assembly approves bill requiring students to learn how to talk to police

Opinion

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Leveling the playing field for funeral service payments

Development

Philadelphia Playground

Philly's $500 million Rebuild initiative moves toward City Council vote

Laws

New Jersey driver's licenses

Heads up New Jersey: Important change made to driver's licenses

Politics

Trump Twitter

Congressman introduces 'COVFEFE Act' to preserve Trump tweets

Legislation

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Philly bill banning 'conversion therapy' moves toward approval

Government

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'Clean Slate Act' to seal nonviolent misdemeanors advances in Pa. Senate

Legislation

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Delaware adopts 'breed bias' law to prevent dog discrimination

Guns

Pennsylvania Guns

Bipartisan bill would require universal background checks for Pennsylvania gun sales

Legislation

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Councilman takes aim at wacky wavy inflatable tube men in Philly

Legislation

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Wolf: REAL ID-compliant driver licenses coming to Pennsylvania in 2019

Legislation

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Pennsylvania senators OK online play for casinos, lottery

Environment

Easter hellbender

Let's give Pennsylvania a very cool mascot: The Eastern hellbender

Politics

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Bill progresses in Pa. Senate to cut state funding to Planned Parenthood

Legislation

Guns

Bill introduced to allow Pa. teachers to carry guns; Wolf promises veto

Legislation

Wolf unveils package of bills to combat sexual assault on Pa. college campuses

Politics

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Pennsylvania Republican introduces bill threatening state funding for Planned Parenthood

Legislation

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Delaware lawmakers unveil recreational marijuana bill

Regulations

Pennsylvania Driver's License

Bill to ensure Pennsylvania IDs comply with new federal standards moves forward

Politics

Primary stickers Pennsylvania

Move Pennsylvania's presidential primary to an earlier date, lawmaker proposes

Politics

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Pennsylvania lawmaker to introduce statewide sanctuary protections bill

Politics

Tom Wolf

Wolf: Legalizing marijuana not the answer to balance Pa.'s budget

Legislation

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Pa. auditor general: Time for state to get on board 'marijuana train'

Bars

Petition wants Christie to extend Jersey Shore's seasonal liquor licenses for St. Patrick's Day

Legislation

The Jay Alert

Legislator: Expect hit-and-run notifications via Amber Alert system by end of year

Politics

St. Laurentius

How potential legislation could have big impact on historical Philly churches

Opinion

Strip Club Fee

Trade group: Strip-club fee not the way to help domestic violence, rape victims

Petitions

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Urbanist PAC petitions against Philly bill targeting 'sidewalk behavior'