Legislation

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'

Drugs

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Stop immediately releasing overdose victims, Pennsylvania lawmaker says

Legislation

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Kenney, Greenlee bristle at 'hypocritical' state bill to override Philly paid sick leave

Legislation

Jim Kenney

Mayor Kenney signs wage equity bill guarding salary history in Philly

Legislation

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'Free the six-pack' takes effect in Pennsylvania on Tuesday

Politics

Philadelphia Police

Pennsylvania senator wants hate crime law to include police

Legislation

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New Jersey Adoptees’ Birthright law begins Sunday

Legislation

Christie Book Law

N.J. Assembly nixes controversial Christie book deal bill

Politics

Christie Book Law

N.J. bill to raise salaries, allow Christie book gets a hearing

Taxes

Christmas Trees

Lawmaker aims to help Pennsylvanians save money on Christmas trees

Politics

Obama

Obama signs bill boosting spending on cancer research, battling drug abuse

Legislation

Baby Doctor

All Philadelphia public bathrooms now mandated to have baby changing stations

Towing

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Controversial policy may return to combat predatory towing in Philly

Legislation

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City Council to hold public hearings on illegal towing in Philadelphia

Guns

Pennsylvania Hunting

Pennsylvania hunters will be able to use semi-automatic firearms

Legislation

Philly Police Officers

Gov. Wolf vetoes bill to protect identities of officers in police-involved shootings

Legislation

Penn staffer's map shows few legal locations for Philly's future marijuana dispensaries

Legislation

Pennsylvania six pack sales

Beer distributors will soon be allowed to sell six-packs in Pennsylvania

Politics

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Bill to prohibit declawing of cats advances in N.J. legislature

Contracts

Philadelphia City Hall

Councilman introduces bill to alter Philly's procurement policy

Legislation

Uber

Gov. Wolf signs bill legalizing Uber, Lyft in Philadelphia

Legislation

Tom Wolf

Wolf signs package of bills to combat heroin, opioid epidemic in Pennsylvania

Police

Philadephia Police

Under Wolf's review: Legislation to protect identities of officers in police-involved shootings

Ridesharing

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Will legal ridesharing slay the taxicab industry in Philly?

Legislation

Bill to legalize physician-assisted suicide moves forward in New Jersey

Legislation

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Prevailing wage law expanded to include service workers in Philadelphia

Legislation

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Pennsylvania House passes bill to legalize Uber, Lyft in Philly

Politics

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Councilman: Sanctuary cities bill would cripple Philly's funding

Politics

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Bill that would punish Philly's sanctuary city status moves forward

Politics

Philadephia Police

Pennsylvania bill would protect identity of officers in police-involved shootings

Legislation

Christie signs controversial N.J. gas tax hike into law

Transportation

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State lawmakers to consider bill legalizing Uber, Lyft in Philly

Guns

Guns

Bill would allow NRA to finance lawsuits against Philly – again

Legislation

Spotlight Joe Crowley

Abuse victim in 'Spotlight': Extend statute of limitations in Pennsylvania

Religion

Clergy sex-abuse case

Report: Pennsylvania representative expects shocking findings from clergy sexual abuse investigation

Transportation

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Legislation would install speed cameras on Roosevelt Boulevard

Medical Marijuana

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Christie signs bill opening medical marijuana for PTSD in New Jersey

Petitions

Chris Christie Photo

Thousands petition Christie for PTSD in N.J. medical marijuana program

Legislation

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New Jersey bill could outlaw drinking coffee while driving

Religion

Sex-Abuse Scandal

Child sexual-abuse victims and their supporters protest outside Basilica in Philadelphia

Transportation

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Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf signs bill allowing Uber, Lyft to operate legally in Philadelphia – for now

Politics

Philly Police Officers

Pa. lawmaker's bill would make assault on police a hate crime

Laws

Industrial Hemp

Industrial hemp to become legal in Pennsylvania

Politics

Ricketts Glen State Park — Pennsylvania

Should Pennsylvania allow water parks, golf courses in state parks?

Politics

Charlie Dent

Pa. congressman trying to make GOP evolve on LGBT rights