Interviews & Profiles

Campaigns & Elections

‘I win hard elections’: City & State talks with Craig Williams about Pennsylvania’s AG race

Williams is one of two Republicans seeking the GOP nomination in 2024.

Interviews & Profiles

Q&A with Brian Regli

The governor’s executive director of critical investments discusses the future of Pennsylvania’s energy sector

Capitol Beat

‘There's got to be an all-of-the-above strategy’: PA Senate GOP Leader Joe Pittman talks energy policy in Pennsylvania

Pittman discusses the future of Pennsylvania’s cap-and-trade plan and what energy issues could find bipartisan support in the General Assembly.

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Q&A with E. Mitchell Swann

The PEA board chair talks Philadelphia energy programs and the future of production

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Q&A with Dawn Frisby Byers

A conversation with the senior director of content and engagement for PA Humanities


The CSPA Q&A: Pennsylvania Chief Diversity Officer Norman Bristol Colón

The practiced government administrator spoke with City & State ahead of our Diversity Summit

Capitol Beat

‘We have a lot of work to do”: A Q&A on education with state Sen. Lindsey Williams

Williams talks with City & State about the work of the Basic Education Funding Commission and how lawmakers should address all things education.

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A Q&A with Rue Landau

City & State speaks with the first openly LGBTQ+ candidate in Philadelphia to be elected to city council

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A Q&A with U.S. Rep. Brendan Boyle

The United States representative says the city of Philadelphia is at a crossroads.

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A Q&A with PA House Speaker Joanna McClinton

McClinton talks her first year in office, opportunities and challenges in Philadelphia and her goals for 2024.

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‘Civil discourse is expected’: Elizabeth Preate Havey discusses the Pennsylvania Society’s 125th anniversary

The organization’s president discusses how its annual New York dinner is needed now more than ever as a forum for debate.

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Q&A with Khari Griffin

A conversation with the associate attorney at Clark Hill

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Q&A with state Rep. Chris Rabb

The Philadelphia progressive discusses medical cannabis, legalization and money in politics.

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Q&A with Dan Laughlin

The Republican state senator outlines why he supports expanding the scope of the adult-use cannabis market.

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Q&A with John Fetterman

The first-term U.S. Senator discusses cannabis law and what’s holding up federal legalization

Interviews & Profiles

Q&A with Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin

The longest-serving district attorney in the history of the county discusses the development of cannabis laws and local enforcement

News & Politics

Sharif Street reflects on Democrats’ general election wins

The chair of the Pennsylvania Democratic Party believes voters had a heightened awareness of the role of state courts.