(WASHINGTON) -- Abortion access, legalized marijuana and antiquated laws on slavery are some of the topics that will be addressed in ballot measures in midterm elections. When the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade in June, it ruled there was no right to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A spate of headline-grabbing school shootings and election-related threats is making some schools and churches reconsider whether it is safe to continue serving as polling locations -- prompting concerns among some election officials that voters may face more difficulty casting their... Read More.
Harrisburg - Security features of Pennsylvania driver licenses and identification card products will soon be enhanced. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced Monday that it is also updating the design of licenses and ID cards. The state’s Driver and Photo centers will be transitioning to the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Almost two years into the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, several states are still struggling to immunize their residents. Among the 10 states with the lowest vaccination rates, as of Wednesday, none have cracked the 60% mark of being fully vaccinated, according to the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden, a pro-union president, on Labor Day kicks off the the unofficial start of the fall campaign season ahead of the midterm elections with two cross-country stops in battleground states. Biden, the White House says, will deliver remarks "celebrating Labor Day... Read More.
Harrisburg – One-time bonus rebates for Pennsylvania’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program are being distributed. The bonus rebates are designed to provide extra relief to the state’s most vulnerable residents still recovering from the impacts related to Covid-19. All Pennsylvanians who received a property tax/rent rebate in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- With the primaries nearly all finished, it will soon be time for the general election debates -- except there may not be all that many debates to tune into. Across nine key battleground states, five debates for major offices have so far been... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- California became the first state in the nation this week to issue a phase-out of gas-powered vehicles -- and other states are planning to follow in its footsteps. After the California Air Resources Board approved Thursday regulations that ban the sale of new... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Several Republicans who were nominated as firebrands in purple states are now eyeing post-primary messaging pivots in a policy acrobatics routine that could determine the outcome of marquee races. Politicians modulating their campaign strategy after winning their party's nomination is a tale as... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Five more states are set to severely restrict abortion this week, adding to the growing number of laws that have taken effect since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. Three states -- Idaho, Tennessee and Texas -- had trigger laws go into... Read More.