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Legislature

New law requires drivers to remove snow and ice from vehicles (wtae.com)

Pennsylvania’s new home-repair program is one step closer to helping homeowners and landlords (inquirer.com)

Rep. Bryan Cutler is running to lead Pa. House Republicans in Tuesday’s caucus vote | PA Power and Policy | lancasteronline.com

Parents support Pittsburgh Public Schools board resolution opposing ‘harmful’ state bills | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Krasner hits GOP in post-impeachment presser – City & State Pennsylvania (cityandstatepa.com)

Krasner advocates fill City Hall in show of support | Local News | phillytrib.com

Rep. Kerry Benninghoff to step down from Pa. House Republican leadership – pennlive.com

Coatesville jobs, investment program gets $1 million in state funding – Daily Local

Major funding to connect 140 miles of D&L Trail | The Bucks County Herald

LGBTQ-friendly housing plan for seniors in Oakland wins state tax credits | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Editorial: Pa. GOP cynically torpedoed popular bike safety measure | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

 

Business/Jobs

Consumers could pay price if railroads, unions can’t agree | | standardspeaker.com

Highest natural gas price since 2010 drives a spike in Pennsylvania home energy costs | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Rutter’s raises minimum wage for second time in 2022 (abc27.com)

Sheetz lowers the price of Unleaded 88 to $1.99 this week | Local News | lancasteronline.com

Philly market average price at the pump sees a decline (delcotimes.com)

Small business incubator opens Saturday in Coatesville – Daily Local

Parent company of Capital City Mall sells N.J. shopping center to help pay off $148M in debt – pennlive.com

Prices up for Thanksgiving as restaurants, grocers in Greater Hazleton try to ease pain for consumers | News | standardspeaker.com

Ruth’s Chris Steak House pays largest penalty to date for violating Philly’s Fair Workweek law (inquirer.com)

 

Crime/Punishment

Alabama is pausing executions after 3 failed lethal injections : NPR

4 things to know about State College’s new police complaint process | WITF

 

Education

Organic farming comes to Westtown School – Daily Local

Starting salaries for Wharton MBA graduates are higher than ever – Philadelphia Business Journal (bizjournals.com)

$800M in funding arms Drexel for ‘talent war’ as it considers partnerships – Philadelphia Business Journal (bizjournals.com)

Pennsylvania charter school enrollment up 12%, public enrollment down 3% | Pennsylvania | thecentersquare.com

Philadelphia gathering focuses on increasing numbers of Black male educators – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

HBCU files complaint seeking review of bus search | Across America | phillytrib.com

Scranton School District, teachers union reach tentative ‘early bird’ contract deal | Education | thetimes-tribune.com

Financial Reality Fairs provide knowledge for high school students (readingeagle.com)

 

Elections/Politics

National

Republicans hold and expand power in state supreme courts : NPR

Taylor Swift ticket trouble could drive political engagement | News | tribdem.com

Mike Pence talks Trump, abortion, faith, the midterms and his political future : NPR

Democrats win in Rio Grande Valley but Republicans have hope in South Texas : NPR

Andy Bloom: Four more lessons from the Republicans’ disastrous midterm elections (broadandliberty.com)

POWELL: A Five-Step Plan for a Trump 2024 Victory – DV Journal (delawarevalleyjournal.com)

Obama to campaign for Warnock on Dec. 1 before Ga. runoff | News | phillytrib.com

Statewide

Pa. Dems Chair Sharif Street on Election ’22: Three takeaways | Tuesday Morning Coffee – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

Civil-minded institutions like PA Society are more important than ever (buckscountycouriertimes.com)

The 2022 Pennsylvania Society Calendar of Events (politicspa.com)

Mastriano gives first post-election interview to Chambersburg radio station (broadandliberty.com)

Why the ‘red wave’ never happened in Pennsylvania (abc27.com)

John Fetterman 2020 Pa. Senate election win powered by Pittsburgh suburbs (inquirer.com)

📉 The warning sign in Pa. Democrats’ big wins | Morning Newsletter (inquirer.com)

District/Local

Disastrous midterm in Lehigh Valley, other suburban areas spells trouble for Pa. GOP | Analysis – lehighvalleylive.com

Judge Barry Dozor heard from plaintiffs hoping to delay certifying the 2022 General Election results Monday (delcotimes.com)

 

Transportation

Pennsylvania officials highlight safety travel precautions this holiday season | WITF

PA State Police encourages parents to check safety seats before travel (poconorecord.com)

Lancaster County police departments taking part in Uber voucher program to reduce DUIs | Local News | lancasteronline.com

Philadelphia International Airport braces for Thanksgiving travel rush | Local News | phillytrib.com

The quest for regular Florida service slogs on for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport officials | News | thetimes-tribune.com

 

Gun Safety

‘The future of Philadelphia is at stake’: New coalition to tackle Philly’s gun violence – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)

 

Health

Opioid settlement money: How states will spend it : Shots – Health News : NPR

 

State News

Judges in PA can dismiss charges for ‘incompetent’ defendants · Spotlight PA

Pennsylvania AG: Grubhub to provide new in-app price transparency (abc27.com)

Grubhub says it’ll be more transparent about how it marks up food prices at local restaurants (inquirer.com)

Attorney General Shapiro announces settlement with Bucks County wedding venue | The Bucks County Herald

Pennsylvania launches new service for veterans | WITF

Threats over trans youth care require Merrick Garland’s response, members of Congress say (inquirer.com)

First Lady Jill Biden says Schuylkill County-grown White House Christmas tree ‘will fill our hearts’ – The Morning Call (mcall.com)

 

National News

Colorado Springs shooting sends shockwaves through LGBTQ community (abc27.com)

‘It’s the reflex’: Veteran helped disarm gunman at Colorado Springs gay club | News | tribdem.com

Ukraine Defies Odds in War With Russia, But Still Has Far to Go – The New York Times (nytimes.com)

Ukrainians brace for bleak winter after Russian strikes against power grid (inquirer.com)

Bob Iger’s Return to Disney Shocks a Discontented Kingdom – The New York Times (nytimes.com)

Reality TV’s Chrisleys get hefty sentences in fraud case : NPR

Olivia Pichardo is the first woman to make roster of Division I baseball team : NPR

World Cup: Late goal deals US soccer team a 1-1 draw (mcall.com)

World Cup stunner: Saudi Arabia beats Lionel Messi and Argentina in historic upset | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Twitter chaos explained: a basic guide for non-tweeters (inquirer.com)

 

Local News

Berks Native among five killed in Colorado nightclub shooting. (dailylocal.com)

Club Q shooting victims include bartender from Berks County (mcall.com)

Coatesville Redevelopment Authority chair earns prestigious award – Daily Local

Christmas Emergency Fund: Food insecurity is high in York County (ydr.com)

Newtown Township cuts ribbon on Drexel Lodge Park mural (delcotimes.com)

Chester schools holds Youth and Family Summit for 100-plus families (delcotimes.com)

Colerain Twp. approves preliminary budget with no tax hike | Community News | lancasteronline.com

Akron Borough plans to cut Ephrata Public Library funding | Local News | lancasteronline.com

Citing ‘conservative values,’ a town in Lancaster County, Pa. plans to cut local library funding | WITF

Eden supervisors OK adopting regional comprehensive plan; preliminary budget approved with tax hike | Community News | lancasteronline.com

Ephrata council discusses locking outside restroom doors at train station after syringes block sewer line | Community News | lancasteronline.com

Harrisburg’s Jackson House restaurant marks its 40th year with a surprise celebration – pennlive.com

New senior affordable housing community will be ready for occupancy next month – pennlive.com

City council receives interest from five residents hoping to fill Donahue vacancy | News | thetimes-tribune.com

Development featuring 216 townhouses, 11 single homes proposed in Hazleton | News | standardspeaker.com

 

Pitt

Hazelwood redevelopment initiative to create 41 affordable apartments | Pittsburgh City Paper (pghcitypaper.com)

No more anticipation: Heinz back at Acrisure Stadium | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pitt researchers’ work on bone growth heads to space | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

 

Philly

Philadelphia city budget: Council, Mayor Jim Kenney differ on spending (inquirer.com)

Friends of Clark Park is collecting community input for a new ‘Master Plan’ | Metros | phillytrib.com

During the World Cup, communities across Philadelphia area will be watching every move (inquirer.com)

U.S. Rep. Conor Lamb will join high-profile Philadelphia law firm | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

 

Washington

What can Washington do to prevent another crypto collapse? : NPR

Biden opens holidays, pardons turkeys Chocolate and Chip – Daily Local

The Bidens spend Friendsgiving with Marines and sailors : NPR

Congressional Hispanic Caucus welcomes new House members, reflects on Latino vote – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (penncapital-star.com)