Politics Archive

Pesky Harrisburg Squirrels Have Four Fewer Trees

Saying he had to solve a squirrel problem at the governor's

State Politicians Duke It Out Over Education Funding

Education funding is the prime subject as state politicians have done

Think Summer’s Hot? You Shoulda Been At Capitol

Crowded. Claustrophobic. Sweaty. Miserable. Those were descriptions of state budget discussions

Schools Funding A Hostage In Budget Stand-Off

Gov. Tom Corbett has limited options in dealing with the $29

Senate Complicates Proposal To Downsize Legislature

The idea of reducing the size of Pennsylvania's Legislature seemed pretty

Size of PA’s Expensive Legislature Gets A New Look

A study by the Pew Charitable Trust concludes Pennsylvania's Legislature is

Quigley, Painter Set For Another Showdown In 146th

In what's being described as a classic rematch, 146th House District

Painter Offers Lease-Breaker Change In Abuse Cases

Victims of abuse or domestic violence could in some circumstances break

Painter Makes It Official: He’ll Run For Re-Election

The Democrat who represents Lower Pottsgrove, Limerick and part of Pottstown

State Supreme Court Rebukes Gas Drilling Policy

Pennsylvania’s highest court on Thursday said the state had no right

Notary Service Free In Pottstown, And On The Road Too

State Rep. Mark Painter says he's making a Pennsylvania public notary

House Drops Rebate Expansion, Supported By Pottstown Rep

Legislators declined to add more money to the state property tax

PA’s Capital, Harrisburg, Charged By SEC With Fraud

Federal investigators said city officials misled the public, and its investors,

Representative Holds An Office Open House April 20

Mark Painter, who represents Pottstown in the state's 146th Legislative District,

Painter Conducts April 4 ‘Property Tax Assistance’ Day

The state representative for Pottstown says his staff is ready to

State AG Shoots Down Lottery Management Contract

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane said Gov. Tom Corbett's plan to

Local Rep. Painter Opposes Outside Lottery Management

The Sanatoga-based state representative claimed a deal proposed by Gov. Corbett

Montco Commissioners Visit Pottstown College Feb. 11

Montgomery County's three-member governing body is making several stops during coming