Tag: Pennsylvania

EMS Chief: Full emergency room at every hospital in central Pennsylvania

Expiring COVID-19 waivers, and new vaccine mandates could make Pa. health-care staffing shortages worse.

Penn State Health: Kids represent small fraction of inpatient COVID cases, most recover at home

Caroline Machiraju interviewed Scott Gilbert of Penn State Health and Maggi Barton, Deputy Press Secretary at Pa DOH to get answers about the severity of COVID cases affecting children in Pennsylvania.
Machiraju’s findings contradict a recent PennLive.com report suggesting that hospitals are overrun with children suffering from COVID, and calls into question the justification of Governor Wolf to mandate masks for students in Pennsylvania.

Pa. Attorney General vowed to use powers as an elected official to battle “extremist Republicans”

“As long as I’m in elected office, I’ll do everything in my power to make sure they don’t,” Shapiro tweeted.

Pa. Attorney General: Competing for votes against Republicans feels like an Olympic sport

Name something that 𝙞𝙨𝙣'𝙩 an Olympic sport, but 𝙛𝙚𝙚𝙡𝙨 like an Olympic sport 🤔 — ESPN (@espn) July 24, 2021 Harrisburg, Pa. – Pennsylvania Attorney […]

Pa. school district has suspended its critical race theory equity council amid parent’s objections

In response to objections of parents in the Camp Hill School District, a recently formed Equity Advocacy Council (EAC) has been suspended indefinitely.

Pa state Rep. condemns book on mandatory elementary reading list as “sanctioned racism” in the Lower Marion School District

Harrisburg, Pa – Pennsylvania state Rep. Andrew Lewis condemned a book on the mandatory elementary reading list for 4th & 5th grade students in the […]

PA mother who may pull kids out of public schools over critical race theory appears on Fox & Friends

A Pennsylvania mother said Tuesday that she may pull her children out of a high-ranking public school system in the state over her concerns about critical race theory.  […]

Wolf, Shapiro, Dr. Levine criticized by PA attorney who pleads to not be arrested at rally to stop critical race theory

He drew back his public criticism of top Pennsylvania officials as a loud group of protesters approached the crowd. “Please don’t arrest or cancel me,” Pa attorney Marc Scaringi said.

BIPOC fund launched to pay bail for black, indigenous, and other people of color

Lancaster, Pa – The Central Pennsylvania Equity Project bail fund has a $50,000 goal, which will be divided into a general fund and specific funds […]

Harrisburg Picture of the Day: Domes on State Street

Cathedral Parish of Saint Patrick Pennsylvania’s State Capitol Pennsylvania State Capitol Supreme Court Chamber Pennsylvania State Capitol East Wing Dome Reservoir Park Amphitheater