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News & Brews June 9, 2023

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! Trio of labor unions backs Republican for Allegheny County exec. Republican Joe Rockey picked up the endorsements of three labor unions in his campaign for Allegheny County executive against…

News & Brews June 8, 2023

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! Study: Charter students outperform peers at traditional public schools A new study from Stanford University’s Center for Research on Education Outcomes shows students at charter schools “make more average…

News & Brews June 7, 2023

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! 2nd Dem enters race for attorney general Former Democrat Bucks County Solicitor Joe Khan has announced his run for state attorney general. Khan, who formerly served as a prosecutor…

News & Brews June 6, 2023

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! House Dems pass huge spending plan Yesterday, House Democrats passed a massive $46.4 billion spending plan, which, per PennLive, is “a 13% increase over this year’s $40.5 billion budget.”…

News & Brews June 5, 2023

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! A look at dollars-per-vote in Philly mayor's race A few weeks back, I shared that Philly’s Democratic mayoral primary shattered spending records, at more than $31 million. Now, the…

News & Brews June 2, 2023

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! DePasquale announces run for attorney general Yesterday morning, former Auditor General Eugene DePasquale announced he will run for state attorney general in 2024. DePasquale, a Democrat, is the first…

News & Brews June 1, 2023

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! Media reports on teachers' leaving jobs miss the mark You may have seen recent stories in the Inquirer and/or Associated Press on a study that purports to show that…

News & Brews May 31, 2023

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! In blow to transparency, Shapiro won't share daily calendar Spotlight PA reports that Gov. Josh Shapiro “is declining to make public his daily calendar, a policy that obscures many…

News & Brews May 30, 2023

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! Special election winners to be sworn in June 5 The winners of two special House elections will officially join the Legislature on June 5, per House Speaker Joanna McClinton’s…

News & Brews May 26, 2023

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! Mastriano says no to 2024 U.S. Senate bid Last night, state Sen. Doug Mastriano announced he will not run for U.S. Senate in 2024. This put to rest months…