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Stories with organization: Pennsylvania State General Assembly
  • Senate OKs bill to require pre-conviction DNA from suspects 
    Updated: Jul-13-15 6:47 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - State senators are trying again to widen DNA sampling from suspects accused of certain crimes, passing a bill for the third time in four years Monday to expand the state's existing sampling and storage of DNA.

  • The Latest: Senator says sales, income tax hikes won't fly 
    Updated: Jul-07-15 3:28 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - The latest news from discussions between Gov. Tom Wolf and top Pennsylvania lawmakers about a week-old budget impasse (all times local):

  • Pennsylvania lawmakers consider changes to open-records law 
    Updated: Jul-03-15 11:25 am

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - A 2009 law that made wholesale changes to Pennsylvania's open records law has been praised for expanding the universe of government records available to the public and improving the process by which people can obtain records.