It's not often the NRA and ACLU end up on the same side.
Gov. Tom Wolf has ever-so-slightly changed his position on legal weed — but the GOP hasn't.
From criminal justice reform to actual firearms legislation
Officials also want to prohibit bump stocks and allow the courts to take guns from people who are an “extreme risk.”
We'll update this tracker on the General Assembly's gun reform efforts throughout the year.
A group of former lawmakers think it'll take a major overhaul for reform to pass.
That time Socialists took over Reading
2018 was the year of gains and pains for local democratic socialists.
Power among Pa. Democrats is shifting from west to east, but the county has its own delegation to fight for its priorities.
Despite sexual misconduct scandals in both chambers, leadership will remain largely unchanged.
Lawmakers from Allegheny County are considering the question following Antwon Rose II's death.
Pennsylvania had 0 women in Congress. Now, there will be 4.
"Ultimately, we know we can make our community safer by having some common sense gun laws," state Rep. Dan Frankel said Sunday.
Critics of a bill passed by the General Assembly said it could ultimately harm women and people struggling with addiction.
Everything you need to know about the races for governor, senator, and more.
No one thinks the legislation has a chance, but it's symbolic.
The bill would tighten restrictions on how accused domestic abusers can access firearms.
So far, California, Illinois, and Rhode Island prohibit the legal tactic. Sen. Farnese thinks Pa. should be next.
Petition challenges can be pricey, but they usually cost less than a bruising primary.
Rep. Perry Warren of Bucks County plans to introduce his own background checks bill.