He's calling for legislation to increase tax credits and scholarships for families who want to pursue private education.
Public schools say the move will drain valuable resources.
Turzai says the "one size fits all" approach to education simply ...
The Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council says babies born to mothers on opioids or heroin often suffer from drug dependence.
Over the past 15 years, neonatal hospital stays for substance abuse have gone up 250%.
Pre-maturity, low ...
Today the U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a May 9th federal court ruling that allowed the deal to go through between both health systems.
Both the Federal Trade Commission and the state attorney general’s office have opposed ...
Just hours before the first presidential debate, a new Morning Call/Muhlenberg College Poll shows a narrow gap between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump amid rising support for Trump within his own party.
Clinton still leads ...
Union leaders say faculty members will go on strike Wednesday, October 19th unless a new contract agreement is reached that they say is fair to students and faculty.
Class size, health-care, and pension reform are some of the key sticking ...
Bradford County commissioners are inviting residents to attend a rally next Tuesday in support of House Bill 1391. It requires gas companies follow a decades-old law when it comes to royalty rights.
Northern Tier residents say ...
The commonwealth's top fiscal watchdog says there's a gross lack of oversight and accountability.
DePasquale says private individuals connected to charter school education are making crooked deals to pad their pockets at the expense of students ...
The House bill would cut in half the period of time that a birth mother has to revoke her consent for adoption.
75 felony arrests were made as undercover cops spent six months investigating a drug trafficking ring.
Attorney General Bruce Beemer says some of the product the dope-dealers were peddling included "heroin, crack cocaine and prescription ...
The move is on To re-enact legislation that would let the NRA and other gun-right" groups challenge local firearm restrictions.
The House Judiciary Committee has voted to advance the gun-friendly legislation that was thrown-out by the courts last ...