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Bill to Keep NCAA Fine Money in Pennsylvania Passes in House Bill to Keep NCAA Fine Money in Pennsylvania Passes in House
102 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Nate Mink
The state’s House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday that would require the $60 million in fines Penn State owes the NCAA be used exclusively in Pennsylvania. [Read More]
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State Representatives Sworn Into Office, Corman & Benninghoff Assume New Leadership Roles State Representatives Sworn Into Office, Corman & Benninghoff Assume New Leadership Roles
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Sen. Corman has been here for 16 years, and he’s served as the chairman of the appropriations committee for the last six,” Corman spokesperson Scott Sikorski says. “The members of the caucus felt that he was the right person to lead them into the new legislative session.” [Read More]

Athletics Integrity Report Finds Penn State Continues to Make Progress Athletics Integrity Report Finds Penn State Continues to Make Progress
7 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
One of the biggest challenges facing Penn State are new laws passed by the Pennsylvania legislature that will take effect on December 31. These new laws include a wider definition of child abuse, require more citizens to report suspected abuse and require new abuse prevention training and greatly in [Read More]

Legal Action Possible After Penn State Board of Trustees Restructuring Legal Action Possible After Penn State Board of Trustees Restructuring
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"The chairman of the board and the governance committee clearly had their own ideas, and stuck to the idea that they wanted a larger board so the current majority could control the board regardless who gets elected," Yudichak says. [Read More]

Tom Wolf Elected as Governor, Glenn Thompson as Congressman, Scott Conklin as State Representative Tom Wolf Elected as Governor, Glenn Thompson as Congressman, Scott Conklin as State Representative
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The 2014 general elections brought a mix of new and old faces into offices across state and national levels of government on Tuesday night. [Read More]

Governor's Race Fails to Drive High Voter Turnout in State College Governor's Race Fails to Drive High Voter Turnout in State College
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“That seems a little on the low side for a governor election,” Kern says. “The impression that I’m under is that neither candidate is inspiring a lot of loyalty." [Read More]

Congressional Election Spotlight: Kerith Strano Taylor on Partisan Politics, Compromise & Minimum Wage Congressional Election Spotlight: Kerith Strano Taylor on Partisan Politics, Compromise & Minimum Wage
13 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The folks I talk to are angry and disenfranchised. They feel their government has been bought, and I don’t think they’re wrong,” Strano Taylor says. “We don’t have politicians beholden to their constituents; we have politicians beholden to their donors.” [Read More]

Congressional Election Spotlight: Glenn Thompson on Jobs, Energy & Education Congressional Election Spotlight: Glenn Thompson on Jobs, Energy & Education
13 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“My number one issue is always jobs,” Thompson says. “Nothing corrects more social ills than a good paying job to feed a family. ... Every bill I do is bipartisan. I want to bring diverse opinions together so we can solve the problems facing our nation.” [Read More]

Aviation Awareness Day Helps Love of Flying Take Off at University Park Airport Aviation Awareness Day Helps Love of Flying Take Off at University Park Airport
22 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Once you get the bug and fall in love with airplanes and all that goes along with that, it becomes a lifelong passion,” Beth Lerew, a customer service representative with the airport, says. “If we can share that with people, then that feels really good.” [Read More]

Legislators on Campaign to Improve Mental Health Care for Service Members Legislators on Campaign to Improve Mental Health Care for Service Members
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“When you join the military, or switch from active duty, you get a tremendous physical exam where they poke you and prod you, but there’s no real comprehensive mental health exam,” U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson says. [Read More]

U.S. Senator Casey Honored for Contributions to Penn State U.S. Senator Casey Honored for Contributions to Penn State
31 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“As an institution of higher learning, as a major economic force in our commonwealth and maybe most significantly as a research institution, Penn State is going to have a substantially bright future, but that won’t happen unless we all keep working together,” Casey says. [Read More]

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