Left hanging

Left hanging

The strange tale of Luzerne County state Rep. Tarah Toohil and her protection-from-abuse order against fellow Rep. Nick Miccarelli, of Delaware County, is a glaring example of the House of Representatives’ misogynistic, boy’s-club culture, and illustrates...
All hail King Daryl!

All hail King Daryl!

Butler GOP Rep. Daryl Metcalfe’s combination of self-righteousness, anger and outright bigotry might actually seem quaint were he not A) a member of the state House of Representative, and B) chairman of that body’s all-powerful State Government Committee....
With apologies to Lewis Carroll

With apologies to Lewis Carroll

I’ve drawn a lot of cartoons blasting Pennsylvania’s ridiculously gerrymandered congressional districts, a map tailored by the GOP-controlled state legislature to deliver its party a 13-to-5 majority every two years. That map is effectively dead and buried...
Choicest cuts

Choicest cuts

Barring some last-minute federal-court intervention, Pennsylvanians will head to the polls in May and November to elect their representatives based on a district map created under the auspices of the state supreme court. The new map replaces one drawn by the...