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  • June 23, 2017

    Council trio proposes public funding for Philadelphia candidates

    Candidates for Mayor, City Council and other offices in Philadelphia could get taxpayer funding for their campaigns under a bill proposed by three cou...
  • June 23, 2017 |  StateImpact

    Wolf to veto plastic bag bill despite bipartisan support

    Gov.Tom Wolf said he will veto a bill that would stop Pennsylvania towns and cities taxing or banning plastic single-use shopping bags.
  • June 23, 2017

    Art from early 20th-Century Newark may let change how you see New Jersey

    Visitors to Newark in the past decade will have observed a resurgence of arts and culture, from the New Jersey Performing Arts Center and the Dodge Po...
  • June 22, 2017

    N.J. voters could be asked to approve public library construction bonds

    New Jersey voters may be asked to approve $125 million to build and expand public libraries. The proposed ballot question first needs legislative appr...
  • June 22, 2017

    Medicaid a flashpoint for Pennsylvania in U.S. Senate health bill

    Reductions in Medicaid spending in the just-unveiled health care bill written by Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey and his fellow U.S. Senate Republicans e...
  • June 22, 2017 |  NewsWorks Tonight

    'Rhythms of Resistance' coming to Philly's Clef Club

    Philadelphia's Clef Club is the site for a Black Music Month celebration, "Rhythms of Resistance: Protest Music Past and Present." Pan...
  • June 22, 2017

    'I'm thankful for our friendship,' Philly DA once said of key witness in corruption case

    Businessman Mohammad Ali had a picture of himself and a friend prominently displayed in his Bucks County office.
  • June 22, 2017

    Pa. may make it easier for non-violent criminals to get a fresh start

    In November, Pennsylvania lawmakers passed Act 5 that allows people to have some misdemeanor convictions sealed if a judge approves. But it's not...
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