The housing boom of the 2000s led to fast construction. But with lower-quality materials, faulty work, and lax oversight, hundreds of area families face damage "of epidemic proportions." Many others might not know of the problem.
Our elected leaders secretly promised the world's richest man more than $4 billion.
If our leaders are willing to invest billions in Amazon, they should be willing to do the same for all Pennsylvanians. It's unacceptable that we face budget cuts for our public schools, housing, childcare, and other critical services working families depend on while our elected leaders were willing to hand billions over to Amazon. We must do better.
Landlords run a racket, demanding rent for protection from eviction. That’s not enough for some of these landlords, who are also extorting money from sex workers. This is no way to make an honest living. ...