Wolf's $29.9 billion budget proposes broad-based Pa. tax hikes

Wolf's $29.9 billion budget proposes broad-based Pa. tax hikesGov. Tom Wolf is calling for a bevy of tax increases in an effort to generate additional funding for education, property tax relief, and economic development programs in what his administration is calling a $29.9 billion

A tale of three states: Climate change planning

A tale of three states: Climate change planning Delaware Gov. Jack Mark Markell announced Monday a new state climate change framework, officially setting a 30 percent greenhouse gas reduction goal by 2030 from 2008 levels and establishing more than 150 climate change
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$500K in repairs needed on East Falls retaining wall reflects citywide problem

$500K in repairs needed on East Falls retaining wall reflects citywide problemSections of a 550-foot-long retaining wall in East Falls built in the late 1920s are leaning, cracked, and unsafe, affecting the owners of 65 homes on either side of the wall. Sound like an extraordinary situation? Not in

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After marriage equality in Pa., there’s still much to be accomplished
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After marriage equality in Pa., there’s still much to be accomplished

Last year, Pennsylvania made significant progress toward LGBT equality when a federal court overturned the State’s ban against same-sex marriage allowing same-sex couples to legally marry in the commonwealth. Notwithstanding
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End the death penalty and redirect savings to programs that help victims

When my 24-year-old son Scott was murdered in 1987, I was devastated. Losing a loved one to murder tears apart the lives of the surviving family members, but I've come to realize that the death penalty does very little to help

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Jeb Bush was a pot-smoking bully. So what?

Jeb Bush was a pot-smoking bully. So what?

A scion of a famously rich and well-connected family goes to a fancy prep school. Partying with his friends and neglecting his studies, he almost gets kicked out. But he eventually grows up and goes on to a successful career in
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