An order for state Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati to personally pay $29,000 in legal fees following the legal challenge to the state’s Congressional maps was stayed by a federal Judge.
In a new poll sponsored by the Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center with Common Cause PA, Why Courts Matter – PA, and the League of Women Voters of PA says that a majority of voters support an independent commission drawing district lines and a majority agree with the state Supreme Court’s ruling on the old Congressional maps.
Congressman Pat Meehan announced he is resigning his seat in Congress and will pay back the $39,000 the Treasury paid to settle a sexual harassment claim against him.
State and county elections officials got the chance to look at the next generation of voting systems as the Department of State ordered all voting machines to have paper back ups following 2020.
Emily’s List invests in a direct mail and TV push for Democratic Congressional candidate Susan Wild, 10th Congressional candidate George Scott burns an assault rifle in his first ad, and the three GOP Gubernatorial candidates debate. Good morning politicos, here’s the Playbook!
Emily’s List announced its “Women Vote!” program is getting involved in the 7th Congressional district to introduce Susan Wild to voters and targeting primary opponent John Morganelli on key issues.
Democratic Congressional candidate George Scott launched a new ad that features him dismantling and then burning an assault rifle.