Municipalities want to limit carbon emissions. Pa. utilities want to preempt them

BY: - November 26, 2021

Nineteen states have passed legislation banning local governments from regulating utilities within their borders.

Looking to boost minimum wage, Pa. Dems want to end preemption. That’s a heavy lift

BY: - January 6, 2021

After a deal to raise Pennsylvania’s minimum wage — stuck at $7.25 — fell apart last year, some advocates for a statewide pay raise are shifting their approach to win Republican votes.

2nd Amendment Advocates Gather At The Rod Of Iron Freedom Festival

A Pa. lawmaker is supporting ‘Second Amendment Sanctuaries.’ What are they? How do they work? | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - January 17, 2020

What started as a local resistance movement is gaining steam nationwide.

Preemption, explained: How Pennsylvania’s biggest city and the Legislature grapple over power

BY: - July 26, 2019

Preemption is something that comes up during a number of hot-button debates in Pennsylvania, from gun control to paid sick leave.