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Stories with person: Mike Turzai
  • Expectation of veto aided GOP's legislative wins, some say 
    Updated: Jul-04-15 1:22 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - After three years of futility, Republicans finally used their majorities in Pennsylvania's state House and Senate to pass their top agenda items: ending the traditional pension benefit in the state's public employee retirement systems and privatizing its government-controlled wine and liquor store system.

  • Wolf vetoes bills on liquor privatization, school funding 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 4:44 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Gov. Tom Wolf vetoed a Republican-backed bill to privatize the state-controlled sales of wine and liquor on Thursday as well as two budget-related bills, two days after he rejected the main budget bill.

  • Pennsylvania court rejects law that aided NRA gun challenges 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 5:41 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - A Pennsylvania state court on Thursday struck down a law designed to make it easier for gun owners and organizations like the National Rifle Association to challenge local firearms ordinances in court.