Wheatley proposes legalizing adult use cannabis

Wheatley proposes legalizing adult use cannabis

Legislators joined Rep. Jake Wheatley (D-Allegheny) Monday as he announced the introduction of House Bill 50, which would legalize adult use cannabis for those who are over the age of 21. 

The bill would allow for someone who is 21 or older to purchase cannabis and to possess up to six plants, only three of which could be mature at the same time.

Monday, February 4, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Freshman Focus: Rep. Joe Hohenstein

Freshman Focus: Rep. Joe Hohenstein

Rep. Joe Hohenstein (D-Philadelphia) joined The PLS Reporter for our series "Freshman Focus". Find out what his goals are, why he decided to run and what he likes to do in his spare time. 

Monday, February 4, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Tweets of the Week - January 28, 2019

Tweets of the Week - January 28, 2019

Check out the week as tweeted from lawmakers, influencers, and others around Pennsylvania state government.
Friday, February 1, 2019/Author: Mike Howells
Categories: Features
Freshman Focus: Sen. Kristin Phillips-Hill

Freshman Focus: Sen. Kristin Phillips-Hill

Sen. Kristin Phillips Hill (R-York) joined The PLS Reporter for her second time as a freshman lawmaker. Phillips-Hill moved from the House to the Senate following November's elections and she is excited to bring her experience to a larger group of constituents. 

Find out more about Phillips-Hill in her Freshman Focus interview. 

Friday, February 1, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
3 under 3!

3 under 3!

Check out this week's 3 under 3! 

This week legislators called on the General Assembly to pass Marsy's Law for the second time, Governor Wolf unveiled his plan to raise the minimum wage, and The American Lung Association released its 17th "State of Tobacco Control" report. 

Friday, February 1, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
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