Top Pa. House Republican wants to greatly expand lawmakers’ power over the governor, executive branch
A majority of lawmakers would be able to block orders, such as one requiring masks in schools, from continuing past 21 days.
A campaign event for Jake Corman, the top Republican in the state Senate, is being organized by a company that has cornered the market on a political practice he wants to end.
Speaker Bryan Cutler announced Tuesday the special election to replace Westmoreland County Republican Rep. Mike Reese, who died Jan. 2.
Republicans will push to pass something before the May 18 primary election, although getting it signed into law will depend on bringing aboard Gov. Tom Wolf.
GOP leadership wants to the commonwealth to wait to certify the vote until a “full audit” of the election can be complete.
Bryan Cutler sat down last week with PennLive to talk about his role, the issues that lie ahead for the remainder of the session, and the tenets by which he lives.
The vote for Rep. Bryan Cutler of Lancaster County was technically unanimous, and was a step up from the position of majority leader he has held for nearly two years.