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    Medicare 'doc fix' bill passes House

    In a rare moment of bipartisanship bringing House Speaker John Boehner and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi together, the House passed the so called "doc fix."


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David Howard gets up to five years for beating death

David Howard

David Howard was sentenced to up to five years in jail in Lehigh County Court Thursday.

Warren Haven goes up for sale again next month

Warren County Freeholders contemplate nursing home sale

Warren County Freeholders will make another attempt next month at selling off the county's nursing home.

County commissioners appoint Cedarbrook and labor negotiating teams

Rev. Rodney Wells

Lehigh County commissioners created their own labor negotiations team Wednesday night.

Lehigh County keeping cross on its seal

Lehigh County seal

The cross stays on Lehigh County’s official seal.

PaG&E to refund $2.3 million to state consumers

Electric meter, generic image, electricity

A proposed settlement has been reached with an electric generation supplier accused of deceptively marketing its variable electric rates to Pennsylvania consumers, many of whom filed complaints about spikes in their rates during the winter of 2014.

NJ Gov. Christie: Tax revenue from pot sales is 'blood money'

Chris Christie


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is reiterating his opposition to legalizing marijuana for recreational use and said tax revenue from sales of the drug amount to "blood money."

Should voting be mandatory? Reviews are mixed

Should voting be mandatory Reviews are mixed

Locals are reacting to President Obama's newest idea: mandatory voting for all eligible citizens.

GOP lawmakers chafe at Wolf's plan to award school tax cuts

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Raising taxes promises to be a battle among Pennsylvania state lawmakers.