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Gun-rights group lobbies for Second Amend. protection in PA counties

01.13.20 | Terry Diener

Group volunteers aim to get county leaders to pass Second Amendment sanctuary ordinances that declare local officials won't comply with what it considers unconstitutional restrictions on firearms law. Bradford County officials approved such a...

Blocking a ban on e-cigs in New York

01.13.20 | Brandon Dickson

The state has been prohibited from enforcing the ban on flavored vaping products. A judge ruled that the state Department of Health’s Public Health and Health Planning Council overstepped its authority last September when it issued a ban...

Lawmakers are coming back to Harrisburg this week

01.13.20 | Terry Diener

One priority for this session has been in the works for many years: overhauling the commonwealth’s redistricting laws. Right now, Pennsylvania’s legislature draws the congressional districts, and the governor signs off on them. State...

The flu's on the move in western New York

01.13.20 | Bill Price

The Erie County Health Department says a child passed-away over the weekend from the flu. Doctor Joseph Chow says local hospitals across the county are seeing a rise in flu cases with over 700 being admitted in the last couple of weeks. Last...

Gov. Cuomo wants to borrow $3 billion to address climate change in New York

01.10.20 | Brandon Dickson

Governor Andrew Cuomo has chosen to tout the idea, despite the fact the state is facing a budget deficit of more than "twice" that amount in 2020. Part of the climate initiative would funnel funds to fish hatcheries. Jason McGuire with New...

It's not all fun and food at the PA Farm Show

01.10.20 | Brandon Dickson

While the annual event is in full swing in Harrisburg, there's growing concern among commonwealth dairy farmers about the future of their entire industry. This, just days after one of the largest milk distributors in the country filed for...

NY state Republicans are calling for a full bail reform repeal

01.10.20 | Brandon Dickson

Senate Minority Leader John Flanagan, criticizing Governor Cuomo for not talking about the issue during Wednesday's State of the State Address. Senate Republicans have introduced an amendment to roll back the bail reform law.

PA State Police offer guidance on new "ghost" gun policy

01.10.20 | Terry Diener

Officers say the partially manufactured gun frames can be readily converted into working firearms. The police agency told dealers they now need to call the background check system for now and cannot simply use the online system for sales of the...

New staggering stats on abortions in Pennsylvania

01.09.20 | Brandon Dickson

The majority of women who underwent abortions in Pennsylvania in 2018 were unmarried, and most were between the ages of 25 and 29. Half of all women who had the procedure were white. That's according to the latest stats out of the state health...

We're now less than a week away from a special election in PA

01.09.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The election aims to fill the vacant 48th District Senate seat covering Lebanon County and parts of Dauphin and York counties. Mike Folmer resigned the post following child pornography charges in September. The special election will be held...

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