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House environmental chair says he won’t run for reelection

In recent years, Metcalfe invited known climate science deniers to testify at hearings where they argued against measures meant to address global warming.

By Rachel McDevitt/StateImpact Pennsylvania

Pa. Health Department warns against two state lawmakers’ false claims about potential COVID-19 vaccine

Both President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden have pointed to a COVID-19 vaccine as key to ending the pandemic.
By Sam Dunklau

Pa. gun rights supporters rally around right to bear arms at annual Capitol event

Gun owners, supporters, and a swath of GOP state lawmakers argue gun ownership and use is under threat.

By Sam Dunklau

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Group of Pa. GOP lawmakers seek “suspension” of state emergency management law

The idea faces an uphill battle from both the state Supreme Court and Republican caucus leadership.

By Sam Dunklau

Gun rights rally outside Pa. Capitol postponed over safety concerns, organizer says

Annual event was expected to draw as many as 2,000 2nd Amendment activists on Monday
By Ed Mahon/Spotlight PA