Electoral malfunction

Electoral malfunction

Duke University basketball phenom Zion Williamson’s sneaker blowout against UNC-Chapel Hill last week demonstrates the importance of high-quality sports gear and equipment, and the risks when either isn’t up to snuff. The same can be said of...
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before …

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before …

Natural gas drillers in Pennsylvania have for nearly 14 years been allowed to extract gas from the marcellus shale formation without paying a the state a severance tax. Thanks to a caucus of bought-and-paid-for state legislators (hello, GOP majorities), huge...
Self-fulfilling prophecies

Self-fulfilling prophecies

Responding to popular demand, Gov. Tom Wolf is pushing ahead with an initiative to take the politics out of legislative redistricting. His recently announced bipartisan advisory panel, composed largely of former politicians and academics, is tasked with making...