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Bill Would Force PA To Post Online How Lawmakers Spend Millions In Tax Dollars Each Year

by Angela Couloumbis of Spotlight PA and Brad Bumsted, Sam Janesch, and Mike Wereschagin of The Caucus Spotlight PA is an independent, nonpartisan 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 — Millions of dollars in taxpayer-funded expenses incurred

Free Veterans Breakfast In Delco

by Alex Lloyd Gross June 10 2021 state Representative Margo Davidson will be holding a free drive through breakfast for veterans and their families.  The time is from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM. There will also be free resources given out to those that may need it or if they  have questions, those questions could

Crowds Are Back For Local Memorial Day Parades

by Alex Lloyd Gross It was like the coronavirus never happened.  Crowds came out in droves to watch  fire trucks, local businesses display floats,  and local VFW Posts march down their streets to honor  fallen soldiers. In Bensalem,  Local politicians Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick, joined DA Matt Weintraub and State Senator Robert (Tommy) Tomlinson as they

Mark Zuckerberg helped Some PA Counties Survive 2020 Election. Right Wing Lawmakers Say It Was Unfair

Marie Albiges of Spotlight PA Spotlight PA is an independent, nonpartisan 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 — As coronavirus cases rose and Pennsylvania counties were flooded with millions of mail ballot applications last fall, election directors

City Gives Update On Email Phishing Hack

PHILADELPHIA — The City of Philadelphia (the “City”) announced today an update on its investigation into a security incident that may have permitted multiple employee email accounts to be accessed by unauthorized individuals. This update relates to the incident initially reported on June 1, 2020, which impacted individuals served by the Department of Behavioral Health and

Newly Empowered, Pa. GOP Lawmakers Move To End Parts Of Wolf’s Coronavirus Disaster Order

Sarah Anne Hughes 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 — After scoring a victory at the ballot box, Republicans in the Pennsylvania legislature are moving to end parts

Free Water Ice To Get A COVID Vaccination At Neshaminy Mall

by Alex Lloyd Gross Many people take the stance of “I’m not wearing a mask and I’m not getting vaccinated for COVID”. Some people feel they do not need a vaccine or they may be apprehensive about getting one, due to mis-information hey read on the internet or heard about from someone.  Today, May 20,

PA Voters Backed Curtailing Gov. Tom Wolf’s Emergency Powers

            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 voters have approved two ballot questions that would curtail the governor’s emergency powers, a victory for Republican

Krasner Wins Re Election For Philadelphia District Attorney

by Alex Lloyd Gross Low turnout is blamed for Larry Krasner being able to beat Carlos Vega in the District Attorney’s race in Philadelphia, according to Vega supporters.  Krasner supporters will take a win anyway they can get it. Krasner, a progressive, political justice reform politician viewed the victory as a statement from Philadelphians that

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