Stories tagged: "Bill McSwain"


Abortion rights activist demonstrate at the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Here’s Where The Candidates in the Governor’s Race Stand on Abortion

If the US Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, the decision on abortion rights will be determined at the state level. In Pennsylvania, what exactly that means might just come down to who is elected governor in November.

In this April 1, 2022 photo combination shown from top left are Lou Barletta, Pennsylvania state Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Franklin, Bill McSwain and David White at a forum for Republican candidates for governor of Pennsylvania at the Pennsylvania Leadership Conference in Camp Hill, Pa. The four are scheduled to meet in Harrisburg, Pa., for a debate on Wednesday, April 27, 2022. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Leaders of the GOP Pack in Governor’s Race Take Their Anti-Abortion, Pro-Gun Talking Points to TV

Wednesday’s televised debate featured the top four candidates pledging to stamp out reproductive rights and pass pro-gun laws in Pennsylvania.

WILKES-BARRE, PENNSYLVANIA, UNITED STATES - 2022/03/03: A Sunoco gas pump reading shows more than $54 as a man pumps gas.
Gas prices rose 30 cents a gallon at most locations, some broke the $4 mark. Gas prices are spiking due to the Ukraine-Russia crisis. (Photo by Aimee Dilger/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
What PA’s Candidates for Governor Would Do to Lower Gas Prices

Republicans want to reduce or eliminate Pennsylvania’s highest-in-the-US gas tax. Josh Shapiro wants to send PA drivers a check for $250.

Mehmet Oz, the former host of "The Dr. Oz Show," kisses his new star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during a ceremony on Friday, Feb. 11, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Trump Endorses TV Doc, Calls GOP Candidate for Governor a “Coward”

In the most recent episode of Pennsylvania Republican infighting, Donald Trump has decided to make yet another cameo. After falsely claiming fraud after the 2020 election, and having those claims proven wrong in multiple courts, the former president still cannot let it go.