2018-12-03

Pennsylvania officials remember former President George H.W. Bush

Pennsylvania officials join the nation in remembering former President George H.W. Bush. “America mourns as we lose a true American hero and true statesman, George Herbert Walker Bush. As one of the youngest Navy pilots during WWII, George H.W. Bush demonstrated remarkable patriotism and selfless humility. Through his steadfast leadership, President Bush guided our nation to the peaceful end of […]

Pennsylvania races against the clock in decision for new voting machines


It’s getting down to crunch time for Pennsylvania’s counties to decide which new voting machines to buy, and how, as Gov. Tom Wolf presses them to switch to voting machines that leave a paper trail as a safeguard against hacking. Wolf’s administration told county officials this week the Democratic governor wants the state to cover at least half the cost. […]

Lee Greenwood remembers President George H.W. Bush

I had the great privilege of traveling across this great nation with President George H.W. Bush. Our time as friends took us from the White House to Camp David – which included Air Force One – to inaugurating the Points of Light Foundation at Disney World, to the opening of my theater in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee, to Houston, […]

Pennsylvania will be first to get Bloomberg funds

Bloomberg Philanthropies says over the next three years it will help up to 10 states address the causes of opioid addiction and strengthen prevention and treatment programs. Its initiative involves a partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, The Pew Charitable Trusts, Johns Hopkins University and Vital Strategies. Bloomberg’s charity says CDC data shows there were 70,000 U.S. drug […]