Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., front, listens as President Joe Biden speaks to a joint session of Congress Wednesday, April 28, 2021, in the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington.  Andrew Harnik / AP Photo

In voice vote, GOP ousts Liz Cheney from leadership over her criticism of Trump’s election lie

By Barbara Sprunt/NPR

Cheney’s ouster, which was widely expected, marks the end of her rise in the Republican Party — an ascent that began shortly after her election to the House in 2016.

No, you are not imagining it. Prices for a lot of things did jump in April

Prices for a range of goods from used cars to bacon surged last month, pushing consumer inflation to 4.2% in April, the highest since September 2008.

By David Gura/NPR

In Pa., you can pick an electricity provider. Did the Texas storm make you rethink your choice?

The commonwealth says it has rules to prevent price spikes. Have you switched from your default electricity provider, or are you thinking about it? StateImpact Pennsylvania wants to hear your story.

By Anne Danahy


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Program Highlights

Thursday, May 13 at 7pm

WITF’s Toward Racial Justice will examine some of the needs and challenges faced by LGBTQ people of color, such as discrimination in the workforce and within the LGBTQ community itself. We will also address some of the unique obstacles facing LGBTQ youth of color.

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Tuesday, May 18 at 7pm

Join WITF, StateImpact Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Parks & Forests Foundation for a documentary screening and panel discussion in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the state’s Environmental Rights Amendment. 

Watch clips from the WITF original documentary Straight Talk: The Ralph Abele Story and the StateImpact Pennsylvania original documentary Generations Yet to Come: Environmental Rights in Pennsylvania.