Department of State Tells Counties to Have New Voting Systems in Place by End of 2019

​Harrisburg, PA –  Acting Secretary of State Robert Torres today informed Pennsylvania’s counties to have voter-verifiable paper record voting systems selected no later than December 31, 2019, and preferably in place by the November 2019 general election. He also announced the commonwealth will receive nearly $14 million in federal funding to assist counties with replacement. “We […]

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PA House Abortion Ban Bill Called Unconstitutional

By: Andrea Sears HARRISBURG, Pa. – Civil-liberties advocates call a bill passed Monday by Pennsylvania’s House Health Committee “unconstitutional and unenforceable.” House Bill 2050 would make it a crime to perform an abortion based on a fetal diagnosis of Down syndrome. Elizabeth Randol, legislative director for the ACLU of Pennsylvania, noted that other states have passed […]

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TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS SCHEDULED NEXT WEEK FOR TREE TRIMMING OPERATIONS IN THE PHILADELPHIA REGION

​King of Prussia, PA – Travel restrictions are scheduled next week on several state highways for tree removal operations in the Philadelphia region, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. The work schedule is: • Monday, April 9, from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled on Wynnewood Road between Forrest Road […]

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U.S. 202 SOUTH PERIODIC LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED WEEKNIGHTS FOR UTILITY IMPROVEMENTS IN CHESTER COUNTY

King of Prussia, PA – Westtown Township is planning overnight periodic lane closures on U.S. 202 between Robin’s Nest Lane and Old Wilmington Pike in Westtown Township, Chester County on Thursday, April 12, through Friday, April 20, from 8:00 PM to 6:00 AM the following morning, for utility work, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced […]

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