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Pennsylvania Obtains $1 Billion Revenue from AG Shapiro’s Enforcement Efforts

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania obtained $1 billion in revenue from the enforcement efforts of the State Attorney General’s Office last year. On Tuesday, Attorney General...
Former Pennsylvania Governor Slams Funding Cuts Programs People with Disabilities

Former Pennsylvania Governor Slams Funding Cuts on Programs for People with Disabilities

Former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge criticized the Trump administration’s proposed 2020 budget, particularly the funding cuts on programs that support people with disabilities. Mr. Ridge is a...

Pennsylvania Grand Jury Recommends New Tools to Combat Fraud in the State’s Medicaid Program

Pennsylvania regulators and law enforcement particularly the Office of the Attorney General must have new tools to prevent fraud within the state’s Medical Assistance...
Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf

Gov. Wolf Urges U.S. Senate To Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf encouraged the United States Senate to act immediately to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), which expired on February...

Pennsylvania Consumers to Receive Refund from Vehicle Dealership that Sold Valueless Warranties

Paxton Associates, a motor vehicle dealership doing business as Faulkner Honda in Harrisburg, agreed to settle the charges against it by the Pennsylvania Attorney...

Pennsylvania Governor Signs Bill that Forfeits Pension of Public Servants Convicted of Crimes

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed into law a bill that strengthens the state's Public Employee Pension Forfeiture Act. On Thursday, Wolf said SB 113 or...

Pennsylvania Files Insurance Fraud Charges against Addiction Treatment Center

Pennsylvania law enforcement officials filed state and federal criminal charges against the owners and operators of treatment center involved in insurance fraud. The state’s Attorney...
Pennsylvania Department of Education

Pennsylvania Department of Education Settles Federal Civil Rights Probe

The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) agreed to settle a federal civil rights investigation into complaints related to its statewide system of alternative education...
Former Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane

Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane Disbarred

Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who is serving a jail sentence for various criminal offenses, finally lost her license to practice law in...

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Introduce Bill Requiring Firearm Registration

Three Pennsylvania lawmakers are proposing a bill requiring firearm registration statewide. Under the proposed Firearm Registration Act all individuals seeking to own, sell, or transfer...

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Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf

Gov. Wolf asks Pennsylvania Legislature to authorize state to join greenhouse...

Governor Tom Wolf is requesting the Pennsylvania Legislature to authorize the state to participate in a regional initiative to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from...