The outcome could have major implications for anyone who's ever hurt during a medical procedure and sues for damages.
HARRISBURG — A state tax credit to encourage Pennsylvanians to donate their bone marrow hasn’t been used once in the more than five years since it was signed into law.
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Troopers were 2 to 3 times more likely to search black and Hispanic drivers. Officials are unsure if anything was done to address the problem.
Beginning in 2015, the state required anyone working with children, including volunteers, to undergo a series of background checks. But there's little enforcement and few ways to know who isn’t complying with the law.
Physicians fear access to critical medications could be delayed because of the quick rollout of new state regulations
Spotlight PA is an independent, nonpartisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and PennLive/The Patriot-News. Sign up for our free weekly newsletter.In a half hour meeting, the Commonwealth Financing Authority — Pennsylvania’s mammot…
Critics say applicants to fill judicial vacancies and their qualifications should be posted online for public review.
As a lobbyist, Deb Beck wields significant power over drug treatment policy and legislation. But some question whether she uses that influence to benefit the businesses providing care over what's best for patients.