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Advocates fear state cuts could harm Pa. aviation

Advocates fear state cuts could harm Pa. aviation

Aviation advocates fear cuts in Gov. Tom Wolf's proposed budget could harm the state's $23.6 billion air industry.

Time to pay up: State launches 60-day tax amnesty program

One-time amnesty event, which expects to net $100M, is first in Pa. since 2010

For the first time in seven years, the commonwealth is giving delinquent taxpayers a chance to settle past-due state taxes.

Report: Pa. job growth boosted by education and health services

Pennsylvania has gone seven straight months with increases in resident employment and decreases in the number of unemployed people, the state...

Lebanon mayoral race pits GOP incumbent against young challenger

Unlike other midstate cities, Lebanon isn't facing a hot mayoral primary race, but 2017 will see a contest for the general election.

Lawmakers introduce bill to consolidate state health, human services agencies

Lawmakers introduce bill to consolidate state health, human services agencies

Lawmakers are paving a legislative path for four existing state agencies to become one – a goal that Gov. Tom Wolf outlined in his budget...

Shapiro: License plate scam raises PennDOT questions

Fraud participants include Lancaster-based businesses

Investigation into a New York City-based crime ring accused of massive fraud using Pennsylvania license plates has put the state's transportation...

AG: Several charged in $2M fraudulent license plate ring

Plates were being used in New York, elsewhere

Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced charges today against 12 people and 14 businesses in an organized crime ring that fraudulently...

House OKs $15M for 'wounded' Pa. unemployment centers

Pennsylvania's House of Representatives gave its blessing Tuesday to a bill that would extend $15 million to the state's beleaguered unemployment...

Two more liquor reform bills clear Pa. House committee

Two more liquor reform bills clear Pa. House committee

State House Republicans in favor of liquor privatization have teed up two more reform bills for the full House to consider, but Gov. Tom Wolf has...

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