The Senate bill amends current law which states teachers with the least seniority are the first ones laid off regardless of their impact on students.
This bill uses teacher performance to guide furlough decisions.
It also prohibits a school ...
The deadline on a new spending plan is June 30th.
Northern Tier Representative Kathy Rapp says the House Republicans do not want to put "oppressive taxes on the people of Pennsylvania."Rapp claims Governor Wolf is using schools and school kids as ...
Eric Barron sent a letter to the school's community. He told members "I am appalled by the rumor, innuendo and rush to judgment that have accompanied the media stories surrounding these allegations."
Claims were revealed last week by an ...
NuWeld incorporated, based in Williamsport, says the impact of the plant closure is far-reaching.The company has been around for more than 20 years but can't pay it's employees. The steel fabrication plant says its' negotiating with the bank ...
A report today says legendary Penn State Football Coach Joe Paterno knew of the child abuse committed by his longtime assistant Jerry Sandusky as early as 1976.
The report cites a court order in an insurance case that claims a child told ...
2,500 Pennsylvanians died last year from drug overdoses. And the numbers nationwide are just as shocking. Wolf said nearly as many Americans died from drug overdoses last year as were killed in the twelve most intense years of the Vietnam ...
The commonwealth is one of just a dozen states that has no limit on what people can give to political campaigns.
Both Republicans and Democrats agree the lax laws need to be reigned in. How to do that is the big question in ...
Rapp says a "one-size-fits-all" drilling regulations are a death sentence to the energy industry. She claims independent drillers have been safely operating in Pennsylvania for more than 150 years.
Hundreds of people gathered on the steps of the Pennsylvania State Capitol to challenge unions to continue their strike.
Nearly 39,000 Verizon workers on the east coast have been on strike since April 13.
Unions have said the company wants to ...
Transportation Secretary Leslie Richards claims PennDot crews will install new signs this week.
Roadways getting the new 70 mph designation include sections of Interstates 79, 80, 99, 380 and U.S. Route 15.