A Lowe's employee walks through the parking lot as shoppers walk to their car after shopping at a store in Robinson Township, Allegheny County, on Wednesday, May 6, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Will This be the Year Pennsylvania Increases the Minimum Wage? Many Hope So

Elected officials, advocates, economists, and others voiced their support for increasing the minimum wage in Pennsylvania.

In this image from video, Rep. Scott Perry, R-Pa., speaks as the House debates the objection to confirm the Electoral College vote from Pennsylvania, at the U.S. Capitol early Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021. (House Television via AP)
These 99 Elected Officials From Pennsylvania Keep Ignoring the Will of the Voters

Since the November election, 99 Pennsylvania congressional and state GOP lawmakers have added their voices of those making unsubstantiated claims of voter fraud.

Domestic terrorists gesture to US Capitol Police in the hallway outside of the Senate chamber at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
13 Pennsylvanians Arrested After Attack on Capitol

There were more people arrested from Pennsylvania than any other state.

Gov. Tom Wolf participates in a send-off ceremony on Sept. 5, 2019, in Annville, Lebanon County, as they prepare to mobilize for deployment to the Middle East. (Flickr/Office of Gov. Tom Wolf)
Wolf Activates National Guard, Sends It to DC to Help Secure Peace

Governor Tom Wolf activated the Pennsylvania National Guard on Thursday and is sending it to Washington, DC.

Pennsylvania Sen. Kim Ward, of the 39th district, attends a hearing of the Pennsylvania State Senate Majority Policy Committee, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020, in Gettysburg, Pa. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
More PA GOP Lawmakers Want Congress to Ignore the Voters’ Choice

Republican Leaders of Pennsylvania’s legislature are continuing their attempts to ignore the will of the state’s voters, who elected Joe Biden to the Presidency.

Trump supporters try to break through a police barrier, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at the Capitol in Washington. As Congress prepares to affirm President-elect Joe Biden's victory, thousands of people have gathered to show their support for President Donald Trump and his claims of election fraud. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Experts Say GOP Plan to Challenge Election is ‘Dangerous’

The ongoing attempts by Trump and his supporters in Congress to reverse the will of the American people has achieved two major things: It has highlighted the flaws in the electoral process and the need for its reform.

A server enters an order at a Pennsylvania restaurant on Nov. 17, 2020. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Food Service Workers Don’t Just Deal with Low Wages; They Face Extra Hostility During Pandemic

"We were really shocked with how horrific the situation truly is," said Saru Jayaraman of One Fair Wage.