Pennsylvania state Rep. Dan Moul, chairman of the House Local Government Committee, addresses a joint hearing June 19, 2019, along with the House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee.
Each legislative session thousands of bills and amendments are introduced in the Pennsylvania Legislature. Only a fraction become law, and an even smaller portion receive wide media coverage.
The Hampden Township commissioners reversed their position on participating in federal housing and community development grants, choosing to opt in to a program the township previously feared would result in federal over-reach on local zoning laws.
Pennsylvania state Sens. David Argall and Lisa Boscola preside over a joint meeting June 17, 2019, of the Senate Republican and Democratic policy committees.
Pennsylvania state Reps. Malcolm Kenyatta (left) and Andrew Lewis unveil their "Fighting Chance Act" legislation during a news conference March 26, 2019, in Harrisburg.
Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, during a news conference Feb. 22, 2019, in Harrisburg, holds up the financial disclosures his office received from Mifflin County officials in response to a statewide investigation into gifts from voting machine companies.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf delivers his annual budget address Feb. 5, 2019, in the House of Representatives chamber as House Speaker Mike Turzai (left) and Lt. Gov. John Fetterman look on.