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First Read

First Read PA

Rise in Philly overdose deaths … Primary Day change in the House … Gainey unveils budget priorities for 2024 … and more

Campaigns & Elections

Donor organs: The unions behind the checks to the candidates

See which union PACs sent money to Cherelle Parker and Sara Innamorato

First Read

First Read PA

RGGI up in the air … Trump attacks AVR … Shapiro speaks at New Hampshire convention … and more


Strike averted: Local 634 reaches tentative agreement with School District of Philadelphia

The union’s 1,900 members work in food service, climate and safety throughout the district

PolicyShow All


Shapiro announces development of new statewide economic development plan

The governor also announced the creation of a $10 million pilot program to spur business growth.

Special Report

The race to ensure PA remains an innovation hub

With other states fast encroaching on its turf, a new commitment to being business- and workforce development-friendly is the order of the day across the commonwealth.

Special Report

Alternatives to college are creating a new career pipeline

An increasing number of substitutes for four-year colleges are preparing students for well-paying, in-demand careers.

PersonalityShow All

Interviews & Profiles

Q&A with PPA Executive Director Rich Lazer

The executive director of the Philadelphia Parking Authority talks about workforce issues and fixing the agency’s reputation

Winners & Losers

This week’s biggest Winners & Losers

Who’s up and who’s down this week?

Interviews & Profiles

A Q&A with state Sen. Devlin Robinson

The chair of the state Senate Labor & Industry Committee discusses workforce development efforts.

Capitol Beat

Q&A with PA Chief Transformation and Opportunity Officer Ben Kirshner

The head of the state’s newest office speaks on efforts to bring businesses to the commonwealth

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Power List

The 2023 Labor Power 100

Meet the people who make Pennsylvania work.

Power List

The 2023 Energy & Environment Power 100

Meet the people making a difference in the sector – and our future.

Power List

The 2023 Power of Diversity: Women 100

Meet the female difference-makers from across the commonwealth.


Photo Gallery: The Philadelphia Forty Under 40 celebration

This year’s honorees and 150 of their closest friends got together to celebrate who’s next up to change how things are done in the Cradle of Liberty.

OpinionShow All


Opinion: Lawmakers have a chance to improve our broken probation system

Tonie Willis writes that state lawmakers should pass probation reform legislation when they return to session.


Opinion: Make mental health professionals first responders to prevent more unnecessary tragedies

Suicide Prevention Month spotlights the urgent need for health professionals to respond to mental health crises.

Campaigns & Elections

Opinion: PA’s 2023 election provides a chance to protect abortion for years to come

Planned Parenthood PA PAC Executive Director Signe Espinoza writes that 2023 is not an off-year election.

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