Several lawmakers in Harrisburg are pushing a Bill that would prohibit placing certain inmates in solitary confinement. Proposals have been introduced in both the House and Senate. Senator Larry Farnese (D-Philadelphia) and Representative Tina Davis (D-Bucks) are sponsoring Bills to put an end to what they call an inhumane practice.
House and Senate Democrats are considering bills to make Pennsylvania the next state to approve net neutrality regulations.
Pennsylvania state lawmakers came one step closer Wednesday to authorizing safer bike lanes on state-owned streets across the Commonwealth.
Speakers including Sen. Bob Casey Jr., U.S. Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, state Sen. Larry Farnese and state Rep. Brian Sims, who urged Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to call the Senate back into session to strengthen gun control laws.
This week marks the end of General Assistance (GA) as we know it. The life-saving program that has helped thousands of Pennsylvanians get back on their feet and bridge the gap to self-sustainability ended on Aug. 1.