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COMMENTARY

For Pa.’s Fetterman, a (common) wealth of support | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - March 18, 2023

Pa. voters have continued to support U.S. Sen. John Fetterman, D-Pa., through his medical travails.

COMMENTARY

What’s at the end of Gov. Josh Shapiro’s budget rainbow? | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - March 11, 2023

Gov. Josh Shapiro's $44.4B budget proposal for FY23-24 has a little something for everyone.

COMMENTARY

Who’s got the gavel now? That’s you, Madame Speaker | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - March 4, 2023

State Rep. Joanna McClinton, D-Philadelphia, was sworn in as Pa.'s Black woman House speaker this week.

COMMENTARY

So there’s a ruling on school funding. Now what? | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - February 11, 2023

A judge has declared Pa.'s school funding system unconstitutional, leaving it up to policymakers to find a fix. Now what?

COMMENTARY

Is there a statute of limitations on bad ideas? | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - January 14, 2023

Pennsylvania Senate lawmakers voted 28-21 to approve a three-part constitutional amendment package that could appear on the May 2023 ballot.

COMMENTARY

The U.S. House Chaos Caucus | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - January 7, 2023

Lawmakers in Pa. and D.C. were a study in contrasts this week with their respective Speaker elections.

COMMENTARY

The GOP’s New Year’s resolution | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - December 31, 2022

Will Republicans give up the myth of the stolen election in 2023?

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Who’s taking the ‘special’ out of Pa.’s special elections? | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - December 24, 2022

Pa. House Democrats and Republicans are fighting in court over who gets to call special elections for three vacant seats.

COMMENTARY

The thing about U.S. Rep. Scott Perry is … | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - December 17, 2022

The central Pa. lawmaker featured prominently in text messages to a former Trump White House official that featured conspiracy theories.

COMMENTARY

What legislative to-do list? | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - December 10, 2022

The Pa. Legislature left plenty of work undone when it wrapped up its last session.