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Lindsay Weber

Lindsay Weber

Lindsay Weber is an intern with the Pennsylvania Legislative Correspondent Association and a 2021 graduate of Macalester College. Find her on twitter at @Lindsay_Weber_.

W.Pa lawmaker wants to fight deepfakes in Pa. politics. But will he hit a 1st Amendment wall?

By: - August 6, 2021

'They create a distrust in government and in our institutions that is not easily or quickly restored,' Rep. Nick Pisciottano says

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Amid inflation and staffing shortages, is now the time for Pa.’s minimum wage to increase?

By: - August 4, 2021

Despite years of lobbying by low-wage workers and their advocates, Pennsylvania’s minimum wage has stalled at the federal level, $7.25 an hour, for over a decade. But with a faltering economic recovery caused by the surge of COVID-19 delta variant cases, ongoing labor shortages across Pennsylvania and troubling signs of inflation, is now finally the […]

Pa. health officials decline new mask mandate, discuss vaccine initiatives

By: - July 29, 2021

Pennsylvania exceeded 1,000 daily COVID-19 cases for the first time since May -- the state reported 1,088 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday. The seven-day average of new COVID-19 cases in the commonwealth  is 710 -- a 62 percent increase compared to last week. 

‘Buy American’: In the Lehigh Valley, Biden touts manufacturing, as Senate gets infrastructure deal

By: - July 28, 2021

“We brought this economy back from the brink, put checks in people’s pockets, shots in people’s arms, [gave] tax cuts for people with children,” Biden said.

Wolf admin. officials push for tick-borne illness awareness

By: - July 27, 2021

“This summer, don’t let a tick make you sick,” acting Pennsylvania Physician General Dr. Denise Johnson said Tuesday.

In Lancaster, Wolf touts COVID relief to Pa.’s bars, restaurants

By: - July 26, 2021

'Pennsylvania has made significant progress rebounding from the COVID-19 pandemic, but our hospitality industry still needs support,' Wolf said.