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Boscola nurse liscensure bill passes senate – Lehigh Valley Press (

Pennsylvania State Troopers Association demands apology from governor | Pennsylvania |

Pa. state troopers demand apology from Wolf over Juneteenth letter to state employees | Wednesday Morning Coffee | Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pennsylvania could finally have open primaries for independent voters | City & State PA (

GOP senator floats temporary cut to state gas tax | City & State PA (

Pa.s’ top two Republicans announce plans for lobbying reform, but is it enough? | Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

For health’s sake: Tell your lawmakers to let Pa.’s nurse practitioners do their jobs | Opinion | Pennsylvania Capital-Star (


Coronavirus - COVID-19


India vaccine-maker hopes to share shots by end of the year |

The CDC says vaccinated people can unmask. But don’t feel pressured to let your guard down. | Expert Opinion (

Even With The No-Mask Guidance, Some Pockets Of The U.S. Aren’t Ready To Let Go : NPR

Profits Amid COVID Are Vastly Different For Safety-Net Vs. Wealthy Hospitals : NPR


Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf Receives Second COVID-19 Vaccine Shot – CBS Pittsburgh (


Counties in Poconos are still seeing substantial COVID transmission (

Vaccine clinic at New Brighton SD aims to get students and families immunized (

Family Service prepares to launch Street Healthcare Mobile Unit | The Bucks County Herald

COVID-19: Actualización diaria de los casos de coronavirus en el condado de Erie (

Vaccine bus tour set for Thursday; state COVID-19 cases drop | Coronavirus |

Summer may bring normalcy in Chester County as COVID numbers decline | Local-news |

Montgomery County records 59 new coronavirus cases, 5 deaths in daily report | News |

Berks County seven-day average of COVID cases at 2021 low | Coronavirus |

Allegheny County covid case average lowest since Halloween |

‘Free Shot, Free Beer’ covid vaccine incentive offered in Shadyside |

Wilkes-Barre mayor issues new COVID-19 face mask order | coronavirus |

Philly rolls out plan for vaccinating seniors and disabled people at home as advocates ask what took so long (



Help wanted: What can be done to counter the PA worker shortage? (

Bank of America to raise minimum wage to $25 per hour by 2025 – Philadelphia Business Journal (

UPS to hire over 500 in the Philadelphia region – Philadelphia Business Journal (

Philadelphia’s largest law firms: AmLaw 200 is latest glimpse into 2020 revenue – Philadelphia Business Journal (

SBA denied your PPP loan forgiveness request? You will need to move quickly. – Philadelphia Business Journal (

Changed by pandemic, many workers won’t return to old jobs | Business |

75-acre office and industrial park sold for $30 million –

Does AT&T’s deal with Discovery put pressure on Comcast? Analysts weigh in. (

UPS set to hire some 350 people at New Stanton facility | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Black-Owned Seed Companies Grow During Pandemic, Hope To Promote Healthy Eating : Shots – Health News : NPR



Pittsburgh, Allegheny County voters approve no-knock warrant ban, solitary confinement restrictions |



Hoffman named assistant superintendent at Unionville | Local-news |

Franklin & Marshall to require vaccine for students studying on campus this fall | Local News |

Penn State to eliminate gender-specific terms for students, replacing ‘freshman,’ ‘underclassmen’ with ‘first-year,’ ‘lower division’ – The Morning Call (

Pandemic politics? Republicans, Democrats split over crowded Lehigh Valley school board races – The Morning Call (

Pandemic response, diversity among top Central Bucks school board issues (



Polling places run out of ballots in Pennsylvania primary | Pennsylvania State News |

Ballot shortages in central PA 2021 primary sparks outcry from voters (

Pa. primary: Election officials report problems in Lancaster, Luzerne counties –

Luzerne County’s Republican ballots mislabeled as Democratic | Election |

Early problems give way to smooth day in Luzerne County | Election |

Pennsylvania primary: State says it was a mostly smooth election – The Morning Call (

Democrat Marty Flynn just WON a critical special election for the Pennsylvania Senate! – Democratic Underground

Flynn Wins SD22 Special Election | PoliticsPA

Flynn claims victory in state Senate race | Election |

Republican Chris Gebhard declares victory for Pa. Senate 48th District seat –

48th state senate district race: Gebhard holds sizable lead (

SD48: Gebhard Cruises To Special Election Victory | PoliticsPA

Brobson appears en route to winning GOP nomination for state Supreme Court –

Brobson Secures GOP Nomination for Supreme Court | PoliticsPA

GOP Keeps 2 State House Seats | PoliticsPA

Conservatives hold spending advantage on ballot question messaging | City & State PA (

Dr. Valerie Arkoosh Vows to Support Job-Creating Infrastructure If Elected to Senate – NBC10 Philadelphia (

Rossi holds big lead in 59th Legislative District special election | News |

Want to level the playing field for candidates? Pass H.R. 1., the voting rights bill, to fix our system | Opinion | Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Barletta says he’d welcome Trump endorsement in his bid for governor | Election |

Meuser considering joining GOP race for governor | Times Leader

Ballot Questions

Pa. election results: How much authority should governors have in crisis? (

Constitutional amendment questions draw Bucks County voters to the polls (

Pa. election results: Vote to strip governor’s emergency powers leads (

Pennsylvania primary ballot question results – The Morning Call (

Pa. voters back bid to ban race discrimination in constitution –

Pennsylvania voters back bid to ban race discrimination in constitution | Elections |

Still waiting for results of Pa. judicial races, ballot questions | WITF

Constitutional amendments to curb governor’s power holding narrow leads | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Wanda Williams wins Democratic primary in Harrisburg mayor’s race, Papenfuse concedes | WITF

Primary 2021: All 3 candidates for York County judge poised to advance (

Gainey Defeats Peduto in Pittsburgh Dem Mayoral Primary | PoliticsPA

Pittsburgh takes big step toward electing first Black mayor | National and World |

Three could unseat incumbents in Beaver Falls mayoral, council races (

DEP restores Beaver County Conservation District permitting power (

Primary results for Aliquippa school board may shake up November ballot (

McKay Kazil leading in early results for Center tax collector race (

Philly DA election results: Incumbent Larry Krasner wins (

Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Kransner beats Carlos Vega in 2021 Democratic primary election (

Incumbent Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner survives challenge to win primary –

‘Voter fatigue’: Low turnout in York County driven by political exhaustion, pandemic (

Pa. primary 2021: Voter turnout low at many Erie County polling places (

Incumbent Democrat Allen top vote getter in Erie City Council primary (

Titus, Anderson in dead heat in county executive race, Davis leads GOP (

Sheriff’s race: Campanelli holds strong lead over Sanfilippo (

Incumbent Schember rolls in Erie’s Democratic mayoral primary (

Erie 2nd Ward district judge race: Prison employee ahead by 20 votes (

Erie 2021 primary returns: Millcreek School Board unofficial totals (

Delco GOP cries foul over primay ballot problems | News |

It’s a quiet primary day at Delco polls | Local-news |

Owens tops Moss in Cambria County Democratic primary for sheriff; will face Robertson | News |

3 incumbents, 2 newcomers secure ballot positions in Greater Johnstown School Board primary | News |

Democrats King, Mock, Britt, Huchel advance in Johnstown council primary; all 3 GOP candidates also move on | News |

Outspoken Elizabethtown Area School Board candidates Danielle, Stephen Lindemuth advance in GOP primary | PA Power and Policy |

New Holland business owner unseats incumbent in borough council primary race | PA Power and Policy |

Endorsed candidates on both sides take the night in Manheim Township commissioners race | PA Power and Policy |

Tiffany Thomas-Smith, Stephen Corr to face off in November for Bucks County judge (

7 win ballot lines for Spring-Ford November election | News |

All 5 Phoenixville School Board candidates to be on November ballot | News |

Chester County election results won’t be finalized until Wednesday | Local-news |

Allentown mayoral race: Matt Tuerk holds edge in historically competitive Democratic primary – The Morning Call (

Allentown City Council race too close to call – The Morning Call (

Lehigh County judge race results – The Morning Call (

Outside cities, few municipal races were contested – The Morning Call (

J. William Reynolds leads Dana Grubb in Bethlehem mayor race – The Morning Call (

Here’s who won the party nominations in Reading City Council | Local News |

Democratic nomination for Reading district judge seat too close to call | Elections |

Incumbents retain seats in North Schuylkill | Election |

Hazleton Area school board openings appear to be filled | Election |

Salavantis leads GOP and Democratic tickets in Luzerne County judge race | Election |

Scranton School Board president survives primary; McAndrew leads votes for four-year seat | Election |

Newcomers win nominations in Dunmore races | Election |

Kavulich Loiselle wins Taylor mayoral race | Election |

Voters poised to elect 1st female lawmaker in 59th District special election to replace Mike Reese |

Fifteen candidates will square off in November for 9 seats on Allegheny County Common Pleas Court |

Carrie Fox is Democrats’ nominee for Tarentum mayor, but huge Republican write-ins make GOP choice unclear |

Luzerne County Republican council nominees too close to call shortly before midnight | Times Leader

Some voters concerned about ballot snafu, others not so much | Election |

Crowd gathers to watch election results after mail-in ballots counted fast | Election |

Kevin Brobson wins Republican nomination for Pennsylvania Supreme Court (

Pittsburgh Public Schools: 2 board members fall, 2 others hold leads in Dem primary | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Republicans look likely to hold 2 state House seats in Western Pennsylvania special elections | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Allegheny County sheriff: Chief Deputy Kraus holds slim lead over Costa | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh City Council: Incumbents Kail-Smith, Coghill appear to cruise to victory in primary races | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Medio ambiente

Letter: Don’t believe all the hype regarding electric vehicles | Letters to the Editor |

20 Firms Are Behind Half Of Globe’s Single-Use Plastic Waste : NPR



I-83 Mount Rose contractor says project moving ‘as expeditiously as possible’ (

Johnstown airport manager steps down due to Pennsylvania Air National Guard promotion | News |

Airline passengers may soon get weighed before boarding flight –

West Liberty Street Bridge reopens; repairs funded by vehicle registration fee | News |



CHOP receives $25M gift from the family that founded Wawa – Philadelphia Business Journal (

It’s Healthy Vision Month. An eye doctor offers words of advice | Living |

Self-determination is changing elderly and disability care in the age of COVID-19 (copy) | Living |


Noticias del Estado

UGI to raise gas rates June 1, proposes another increase for Dec.1 | Business |


Noticias nacionales

Israel, Gaza violence overshadows Biden’s domestic plans | Business |

Israeli Warplanes Pound Hamas Tunnels In Gaza : NPR

Here are ways you can combat hate against Asian Americans (

LIZ WESTON: The checks that could change your financial life [Column] | Business |

More stimulus money: Eligible families will get up to $300 per child monthly starting in July, IRS says –

Lawsuits seeking tuition refund for university COVID-19 shutdown can proceed, a federal judge says –

NY attorney general says Trump Org probe is now criminal – The Morning Call (

District Attorney says deputies who fatally shot Andrew Brown Jr. were justified | Across America |

A little known provision of the CARES Act helps employees pay their student loans (

Rudy Giuliani’s son Andrew announces long-shot GOP bid for New York governor | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Conservatives push big issues to fore at Supreme Court | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

QAnon Revives America’s ‘Satanic Panic’ : NPR

U.S. To Grant Citizenship To Children Born Via IVF, Surrogacy : NPR

Colonial Hack Shows TSA’s Challenge With Pipeline Cybersecurity : NPR

Fox News Moves To Have Dominion Voting Systems Lawsuit Dismissed : NPR

Buying A House Is Harder Than Ever, And Bidding Wars Keep Breaking Out : NPR

Texas Governor Bans Mask Mandates In Most State Government Facilities : NPR

Firing Squads Replace Scarce Lethal Injection Drugs In Some State Executions : NPR


Noticias locales

Washington Crossing Historic Park: Pennsylvania begins major restoration (

Work begins on $8.7M restoration at Washington Crossing Historic Park – The Morning Call (

Sen. Judy Schwank hosts free shredding event at FirstEnergy Stadium in Reading | Berks and Beyond |

TRAILBLAZER, PIONEER AND A LEADER: Yardley teen soars into history as first female Eagle Scout from Bucks County | Yardley Area |

The Diocese of Scranton today issued revised guidelines concerning the celebration of public Masses in its 11 counties. (

Brighton Twp. native’s pickle-powered food truck sparks a buzz (

Levittown’s ‘Rosie the Riveter’ makes 5,000th mask (

Erie Insurance’s Hagen to match donations to $3M scholarship fund (

Paoli accountant sentenced for $1.2M fraud scheme | Local News |

Germantown Academy, Weavers Way Co-op provide fridge for community food donations | News |

“Battle of the Badges” makes a return to Norristown | Local-news |

Diocese of Harrisburg lifts mask mandate for fully vaccinated at Mass, plans return to full capacity | Faith & Values |

Lake-Lehman proposes budget with 3.7% tax hike | News |

Memorial Day weekend is almost here. Is the Jersey Shore ready for Summer 2021? (



Young Entrepreneur: Bhavini Patel is helping people understand government – Pittsburgh Business Times (

The long journey to Pittsburgh’s Central Park | Opinion | Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh City Paper (

Black-led Community Spotlight: Black Girls Do Bike brings women together around cycling | Community Profile | Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh City Paper (

Why Pittsburgh is above average for non-car transit, and how it might be getting better | News | Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh City Paper (

(77) How George Floyd Protests Changed the Race for Mayor in Pittsburgh – YouTube

A Moon settlement? Former Kmart site could house hundreds of apartments | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Carnegie Library director to retire on Dec. 31 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette



SEPTA to lift capacity limits in June | Local News |

Proposed citizens police oversight commission faces familiar obstacle | Local News |

Investigation into MOVE remains will go ‘as deep as we can,’ Kenney says, vowing to reform Medical Examiner’s Office (

Philadelphia voters on the DA’s race, Larry Krasner, Carlos Vega, crime, and police (

Can Philly jails be forced to pay bail fund $10,000 a day? That’s the ask in a federal lawsuit. (

Tired Hands Brewing Company founder steps away from operations after allegations of racism and sexism spill over in social media (



POLITICO Playbook: The curious case of Stephen Miller and Andrew Yang – POLITICO

House to vote on independent panel to probe Jan. 6 attack | National and World |

McConnell hits ‘pause’ on Dems effort to create Jan. 6 panel | National News |

McCarthy Opposes Commission To Probe Jan. 6 Insurrection : NPR

Congress passes bill to counter the rise in anti-Asian hate crimes | WITF

FBI probes campaign donations to Maine Sen. Susan Collins |

Val Demings plans to run for Senate against Rubio, sources say | Elections |

Senators look to overcome ‘red lines’ in how to pay for infrastructure plan | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

What Rashida Tlaib Told President Biden On The Detroit Tarmac : NPR