by Alex Lloyd Gross A convoy of 25 vehicles was spotted heading down I-95 Saturday May 15 ,2021 in the mid afternoon. The occupants were heading to center city Philadelphia , to show support for Palestine, in the Israel- Palestine conflict. Elsewhere in the city, pro Israel demonstrations were held. Israel sent
by Alex Lloyd Gross The Philadelphia District Attorney will be elected Tuesday. The republican candidate will be Charles Peruto, a prominent defense lawyer. He wants to unseat democrat Larry Krasner. The democrats running are Carlos Vega and Larry Krasner, the incumbent. Krasner is a progressive who has instituted massive change in the district attorney’s office.
by Alex Lloyd Gross Signs are displayed on just about every business. HELP WANTED. Business owners lament about not being able to find workers. Part of the reason is low pay plus the extra $300.00 per week for unemployment. For someone that was working for $9.00/hr they make more on unemployment than they would working.
by Sam Janesch of The Caucus Over the next year, The Caucus and Spotlight PA will examine and make public specific areas of spending by the legislature as part of their ongoing efforts to follow the money and track taxpayer dollars. Be the first to know by signing up for Spotlight PA’s free newsletters. HARRISBURG
by Alex Lloyd Gross Rabble rousers and loudmouth community activists have for the past few years tried to bully local politicians into defunding their local police. It starts with a mistake that an officer made maybe in their town or thousands of miles away. They see the entire police department as inept and at times
The U.S. DOT today announced additional help for States in areas affected by the cyberattack on the Colonial Pipeline. The White House and DOT have determined that previous declarations of “major disaster” issued by the President within the past 120 days allow States covered by those declarations to use Interstate highways in their State to
by Alex Lloyd Gross Police in Lower Southampton want to speak with the people who have stolen from the customers of local businesses. A White female was in the Liberty Thrift store on Street Road. She is accused of taking a wallet from a customer on April 30, 2021 at 6:00 PM. She then runs
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) was joined by Representative Salud Carbajal (CA-24) to re-introduce the MARKET CHOICE Act. This bipartisan legislation seeks to implement a fee on carbon emissions, which would help fund infrastructure advancement and development while combatting climate change by eliminating the gas tax. In a recent survey published by
Ed Mahon of Spotlight PA Spotlight PA is an independent, non-partisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with PennLive/The Patriot-News, TribLIVE/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, and WITF Public Media. Sign up for our free newsletters. HARRISBURG — On his drive to and from the state Capitol, state Rep. Mark Gillen often sees a state trooper’s vehicle.
Jamie Martines of Spotlight PA Spotlight PA is an independent, non-partisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with PennLive/The Patriot-News, TribLIVE/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, and WITF Public Media. Sign up for our free newsletters. HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania will lift most coronavirus-related restrictions on Memorial Day, state officials said Tuesday, as counties see cases plateau or