5/27 PoliticsPA Playbook
PA GOP Picks Fight with Shapiro over Fracking: The Democratic nominee for Attorney General is not backing down.
Bloomberg Poll: Clinton Leads Trump in the Rust Belt: An insight into what PA and other Rust Belt states think about the presidential race.
PA-2: Former Aide Testifies Against Fattah: The Congressman’s ex-Chief of Staff is a key witness for the prosecution.
PA-Sen: Koch Super PAC Attacks McGinty In New TV Ad (VIDEO): The third party group accuses the Democratic nominee of putting her own interests above the people of Pennsylvania.
PA-8: DCCC Features Trump in New Web Ad (VIDEO): The open PA seat is one of fifteen the DCCC is targeting with this campaign.
WITF: Kane’s lawyers refile motion to quash charges
WITF: US Senator Bob Casey testifies at congressman’s corruption trial
PA Watchdog: Will new staffing firm find more Philly subs?
Capitolwire: New appointee and Holden’s pivot led to approval of six-pack sales at a few more gas stations.
Inquirer: SEPTA approves deal for hybrid buses
Inquirer: $4.4M project to revamp Haddon Avenue in Camden
Inquirer: SRC OKs budget; fails again to vote on charters
WHYY Newsworks: Begging for mercy: Philly panhandlers say citations are ‘pointless’
KYW Newsradio: Soda Tax Debate Calls Attention To Health Issues In Local Stores
Philadelphia Business Journal: UberX raises min. fare in Philadelphia
Pottstown Mercury: Consultant confirms need for better facilities at Spring-Ford High School
Bucks County Courier Times: Second agency to study cancer rates around bases in Bucks, Montgomery counties
Bucks Local News: Newtown Township Supervisors grant extension to Harvest Seasonal Grill until June 22; planners raise parking concerns
Daily Local Times: Coatesville Area School District officials respond to fights
Tribune Review: U.S. to investigate U.S. Steel’s complaints against Chinese producers
Tribune Review: Doctors find alarming superbug in Pennsylvania woman
Post-Gazette: Allegheny County names Coleman McDonough as new police superintendent
Post-Gazette: After jury deadlocked, Wade sentenced to consecutive life terms
Post-Gazette: Target says it has settled suit with girl attacked in East Liberty store
Pittsburgh Business Times: Uncompensated care drops 8.6% in Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh Business Times: YMCA appoints Bolding president and CEO
WESA: Local Environmentalists Criticize Trump’s Energy Policies
Beaver County Times: Bill containing $10 million for Montgomery Locks and Dam fails to pass in House
Beaver County Times: House bill affirms for life sentences that ‘murder’ includes killing of an unborn child
Beaver County Times: Gov. Wolf signs bill to require use of interlock ignition devices for some DUI offenders
Observer Reporter: Bankruptcy court approves sale of alpha’s natural gas assets
Observer Reporter: Sen. Casey Testifies at Congressman’s corruption trial
Johnstown Tribune-Democrat: Cambria County hotel tax increase to jump 2 percent, with money going to tourism bureau
Times Leader: Wilkes-Barre City Council opposes school district cuts, hears public concerns about effects
Times Leader: Citizens push for marijuana decriminalization in Luzerne County
Times Tribune: Lackawanna County Commissioner Jerry Notarianni appeals injunction decision
Citizen’s Voice: Former district magistrate candidate Jared Kane admits to faking paperwork
News Item: Unlawful search forces judge to suppress evidence
Patriot News: Kathleen Kane’s attorney’s make second try at motion to dismiss criminal charges
Patriot News: Former Pa. Turnpike CEO Joe Brimmeier testifies 2008 layoffs were done in the blind
Patriot News: Don’t call them ‘Ex-Cons,’ Pa. prisons boss says of former inmates
Carlisle Sentinel: Residents speak out against proposed warehouse in West Pennsboro
York Dispatch: York GOP creates outreach groups
York Dispatch: Gov.signs DUI bill into law
Express Times: Mayor: Union labor rule is holding up Easton projects
Capitol Ideas: Legislature to double down on gambling expansion
Morning Call: Union resumes picketing against Lutron
Reading Eagle: Reading School board votes to revoke I-LEAD’s charter
Reading Eagle: Pa. Supreme Court rules that Public Utility Commission must release documents
North by Northwest
Centre Daily Times: US senator testifies at congressman’s corruption trial
Centre Daily Times: Public responds to SCASD elementary school plan
Erie Times-News: Cemetery the best place to explain Memorial Day
Patriot News: Pa’s schools have changed – why do we keep funding them the same way?: Art Haywood
York Dispatch: Don’t play politics with kids’ lives
Tribune Review: Clinton’s enablers on the right
Inquirer: Will reaching out to city’s homeless be enough?
Bucks County Courier Times: Too many planners spoil the meeting
Delco Daily Times: Two views of Chester
Observer Reporter: Quigley was a courageous public servant
Post-Gazette: Know your foodstuff: New nutrition labels are a good move from FDA
Keystone State Education Coalition: PA Ed Policy Roundup May 26: Fair Funding Formula a ‘giant’ step for Harrisburg; Now let’s fund it
Citified: Council’s Convoluted Container Tax Policy
Keystone Crossroads: State plan on aging reveals gaps, challenges of serving seniors
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