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A pipeline breach on Friday spilled gasoline in the vicinity of the Susquehanna River in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, environmental authorities said, prompting a utility firm to warn customers to reduce water use as a precaution.
WASHINGTON, October 22, 2016 - With Gettysburg, Pennsylvania and the legacy of Abraham Lincoln as his backdrop, Donald Trump took to the podium to present his contract with America.

Flooding and landslides from the onslaught of heavy rainfall caused a Sunoco pipeline carrying gasoline to leak in Lycoming County, according to a release from the state government. An estimated 55,000 gallons of gas leaked into a tributary of the ...
The president of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America campaigned for Democratic candidate Katie McGinty in moderate southeastern Pennsylvania on Tuesday, and the president of NARAL Pro-Choice America is scheduled to do the same at Bryn ...
We are in the waning days of a two-year legislative session, one in which Pennsylvania's House and Senate have held more than 100 combined session days and many weeks' worth of committee hearings.
The department said the rate increases apply only to about 10 percent of Pennsylvania residents who get health insurance in the individual and small group markets and not to large employers or government plans such as Medicare or Medicaid. Officials ...

The bottom line is Pennsylvania's business climate will not improve, and significant job creation resume, until and unless state government gets spending under control, addresses the looming pension crisis, cuts onerous regulations and provides some ...
There were almost 4,200 violent incidents reported in Pennsylvania's state prisons over a 15-month audited period, the state's auditor general said Thursday, including nearly 1,000 assaults on guards.
Perhaps hinting at the Legislature's real intention, it also invited the governor or state attorney general to sue the federal government to overturn the measure. At the time, Pennsylvania was the largest of 16 states that had taken steps to thwart the ...
The unionized faculty of 14 universities across Pennsylvania have gone on strike after almost two years of failed negotiations with the state.
The state Senate voted 27-21 Tuesday to approve a resolution requiring a top-to-bottom analysis of Pennsylvania's environmental laws and regulations, in an effort to ascertain which ones are more stringent than federal rules.
Team Pennsylvania Foundation is a nonpartisan, charitable nonprofit created in 1997 to bridge the gap between government and the private sector to allow both sides to partner for the betterment of the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It is co-chaired by ...
Southwest Pennsylvania election officials were none too pleased Wednesday to hear about an internet meme circulating that falsely tells people they can vote online in Pennsylvania using social media accounts. "It's untrue," said Beaver County elections ...
Regardless of what happens at the polls on Nov. 8, the sun will still rise the next day and life will go on. No matter the outcome, meaningful change must occur in our country's political landscape, specifically the hyper-partisan, polarized nature of ...
Pennsylvania enacted the REAL ID Nonparticipation Act in 2012 saying the state would not comply with the federal government's "REAL ID" requirements. So, Kirkpatrick explained to NBC10 on Tuesday, PennDOT is barred from making the necessary ...
When the Democrats threw their weight behind Katie McGinty in the race for Pennsylvania's U.S. Senate seat, they signaled this race is one of their best hopes for climate action in a new Congress.
Everyone's right to know what government officials are doing in Pennsylvania, doesn't start at the state's Office of Open Records, but it could end there.

This photo taken Oct. 4, 2016, shows U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., listening as he talks with Ettore DiCasimirro, president of Skytop Fuels, Inc., during a campaign stop in New Boston, Pa. The first debate is set of a hotly contested Pennsylvania Senate ...
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ADVANCE FOR SATURDAY, OCT. 15 - FILE - In this March 1, 2016, file photo, Pennsylvania state Sen. John Rafferty, a Republican candidate for Pennsylvania attorney general, participates in a Philadelphia Bar Association forum in Philadelphia.
energy companies in the Marcellus Shale, the nation's largest natural gas field, filed suit against the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the state's Environmental Quality Board over rules that took effect last week, calling them ...
The PA GOP will not get all of the Kathleen McGinty emails it requested from the Office of Open Records, but the Governor's Office will have to release more emails from the former Chief of Staff for Governor Wolf and current Democratic Senate Nominee ...
(Legal Newsline) - Pennsylvania Attorney General Bruce R. Beemer has filed a consumer protection lawsuit against Wanda D. Rogers for allegedly misleading Philadelphia homeowners.
In the past six years, Pennsylvania taxpayers' unfunded pension liability has more than doubled from less than $30 billion to $63 billion.
Oklahoma City (AP) - Pennsylvania is one of five states whose residents might be barred from boarding a commercial flight using a driver's license beginning in 2018 because of their states' refusal to comply with national proof-of-identity ...
Philadelphia - The federal government is suing Bernard M. Palmer, a Philadelphia resident, alleging unpaid debt.
HARRISBURG - The federal Department of Homeland Security has notified Pennsylvania that state residents will face new restrictions gaining admittance to federal facilities in January because Pennsylvania's driver's licenses and IDs are not in full ...
The United States of America filed a complaint on Oct. 13 in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania against aircraft Management Services Inc., alleging that the corporation failed to settle its debt to the plaintiff. According ...
And on Monday, at a rally in Wilkes-Barre, PA., he worried that the election could be "stolen" from him and singled out Philadelphia, a city with a large African-American population, warning, "We have to make sure we're protected.
Oklahoma City (CBS/AP) - Residents of Pennsylvania and four other states may be barred from boarding a commercial flight using a driver's license beginning in 2018 because of their states' refusal to comply with national proof-of-identity requirements ...
I learned about Wright's case while researching the retrograde criminal justice practices that flourish in Pennsylvania, which ranks eighth in a list of the highest number of exonerations per state kept by the National Registry of Exonerations ...
Gloribel Vazquez filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania against postal worker Samirah Allen Boyd and the United States of America, alleging that Boyd backed a post office vehicle into the plaintiff's car ...
SCRANTON - Today is Columbus Day, a federal and state holiday, and many government offices will be closed. Scranton City Hall is closed, as are Lackawanna County offices, including the courthouse.
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The campaign plans to spend almost $1 million next week in Pennsylvania and $1.2 million there in each of the next three weeks, Kantar Media's political ad tracker shows.
Terry L. Coupell filed a complaint on Oct. 5 in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania against the United States of America, alleging the government body failed to properly maintain a sidewalk. According to the complaint, the ...
"If I was a 400-pound hacker, I would target Pennsylvania," carbon Black chief security strategist Ben Johnson told CBS News, a reference to Donald Trump's comment in Monday's debate that the hacker behind the Democratic National Committee email leak ...
PITTSBURGH (AP) - An accountant has pleaded guilty to helping the founder and former CEO of Pennsylvania's largest online charter school avoid federal income taxes on more than $8 million that man siphoned from the school.
The reality is that having the government dictate to the private sector exactly how, when and where you need to provide sick leave is not the practical way to do it," said Gene Barr, president of the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry.
West York, Pennsylvania Mayor Charles Wasko might just now be learning that lesson. Several of Wasko's facebook posts are facing heavy criticism, including council members who are calling on him to step down.
... government Employees insurance Company, her automobile insurer, seeking payment per the underinsured motorist provision of her policy.
Don't. If you witness a male colleague acting like a creep, say something. If you work with someone who expects you to applaud his predatory behavior, don't.
John Eichelberger, R-Blair County, who helped steer the current package of bills to the Senate floor in his role as former chair of the Senate's Local government Committee, agreed. "It was bad practice (in Harrisburg), it was done by people who are ...
"Between the litigation work we've been doing out there for some of our insurance clients and business clients, as well as government affairs work we've done on behalf of some of our corporate clients at the capitol, it made sense to have an office ...
He also was COO of Team PA, deputy secretary of the state Department of Community and Economic Development, executive director of the Pennsylvania Senate Local government Committee and communications director for the Pennsylvania Republican ...
HARRISBURG - More than 80 million people watched the first Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump debate, but it's likely many of them fail to understand fully how government works. A recent study by the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of ...
The poll was the latest to show Trump slicing into Clinton's lead in Pennsylvania, a big prize in the presidential race with 20 electoral votes.
United States of America, on behalf of the U.S. Department of education, filed a complaint on Aug. 30 in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania against Thomas Deigan alleging that the individual failed to settle her debt with ...
Newly released rankings of the gender pay gap in Pennsylvania by Congressional district show that women in the western part of the state have a much steeper hill to climb to achieve equal pay than their counterparts out east.
After she left the Department of Environmental Protection, she secured board or advisory positions with at least three companies that had energy interests in Pennsylvania and received contracts or subsidies from a state government agency while McGinty ...


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