Media Mentions

October 22, 2014: Sen. Daylin Leach asks District Attorneys not to prosecute legitimate medical marijuana users(Pitt CityPaper)

October 22, 2014: Philadelphia Communities & Movements Unite To Protest Gov. Corbett’s Signing Of “Muzzling Mumia Law”(RadioOne)

October 22, 2014: Senator asks for ‘compassion’ on medical marijuana(WFMZ)

October 22, 2014: Medical marijuana: Please don’t prosecute, lawmaker says(PennLive)

October 21, 2014: Starkly Undemocratic “Revictimization Relief Act” Must Face Judicial Scrutiny(Philly Declaration)

October 21, 2014: NRA-backed bill clears Pa. legislature; Corbett indicates he’ll sign it(Inq)

October 20, 2014: As voters in 34 states head to the polls, time for early voting in Pa.?: What do you think?  – (PennLive)

October 20, 2014: ‘He asked me to hand him the bottle and I did,’ said daughter charged with assisting father’s suicide

October 18, 2014: Drug counselor to share medical marijuana study(Standard Speaker)

October 18, 2014: Pa. Senate closes session with flurry of activity

October 17, 2014: Pa. House GOP makes sure medical marijuana won’t see a vote this session(Pitt CityPaper)

October 17, 2014: Pa. man’s death highlights legal, emotional controversy over assisted suicide(PennLive)

October 16, 2014:  Anti-Mumia, Pro-Gun Bills Pass in Harrisburg –  (PhillyMag)

October 16, 2014: GOP has built-in advantage in fight for US House(WaPo)

October 16, 2014: Pennsylvania Senate approves bill to allow gun groups standing to sue municipalities

October 15, 2014: Gun Debate About to Flare Up in Pennsylvania Senate

October 15, 2014: Misinformation may have killed medical marijuana - (PhillyNOW)

October 15, 2014: Senate approves bill to allow gun groups standing to sue over local laws(Inq)

October 14, 2014: Lawmakers Hope To Make Assisted Suicide Legal In Pa.(CBS Pitt)

October 9, 2014: Closer Look At Brittany Maynard’s Push For ‘Death With Dignity’(FoxPhilly)

October 9, 2014: House committee approves hate-crimes bill(PGN)

October 7, 2014: Activists demand action on medical cannabis(PhillyNOW)

October 7, 2014: Pennsylvania lawmakers, community groups join to fight human trafficking

October 6, 2014: Structure of medical marijuana industry coalesces in Pennsylvania - (Trib)

October 6, 2014: VIDEO: Leach gives response to medical marijuana amendment offered by Rep. Gainey(PLS)

October 6, 2014: medical marijuana gambit may be up in smoke(PLS)

October 4, 2014: Medical pot amendment going to Pa. House Tuesday, Final bill to legalize medical pot could come to vote - (Titusville Herald)

October 2, 2014:  Residents and local officials rally in Media to raise the minimum wage(Delco News)

October 1, 2014:  Drug Interdiction: Will legislators let time run out on the state\rquote s proposed medical-marijuana law? – (Pitt CityPaper)

October 1, 2014: Dems, unions, others rally for hiking minimum wage

October 1, 2014: Pennsylvania makes progress on medical marijuana

October 1, 2014:  Pennsylvania lawmakers, community groups join to fight human trafficking

September 29, 2014:  Pennsylvania’s Watered-Down Marijuana Law a ‘Bittersweet’ Win

September 29, 2014:  PA Senate approves Medical marijuana; future in House uncertain

September 28, 2014: Pa. not ready to abandon lethal injections

September 28, 2014:  The Politics of Animal Cruelty

September 26, 2014:  Pa. Senate approves medical marijuana bill; House less likely

September 25, 2014: Pa. Senate passes medical pot legislation

September 25, 2014:  Pennsylvania Senate OKs medical marijuana bill

September 25, 2014:  EDITORIAL: Pa. Senate’s medical marijuana bill falls short, but it’s a start

September 25, 2014: Pa. Senate Approves Medical Marijuana

September 24, 2014:  Medical marijuana bill passes Pa. Senate

September 24, 2014:  Medical marijuana bill passes full Pa. Senate, heading for uncertain future in the House

September 24, 2014:  Despite Anti-Shackling Laws Pregnant Prisoners Are Still Being Put In Handcuffs and Chains

September 24, 2014:  Pennsylvania Senate OKs on Medical Cannabis Act

September 24, 2014:  Pa. Senate approves medical marijuana bill

September 24, 2014:  Pennsylvania Senate passes medical marijuana bill

September 23, 2014: Medical marijuana bill passes committee, heading for full Pa. Senate vote tomorrow

September 23, 2014:  Pa. committee OKs medical marijuana bill

September 18, 2014: Editorial: Legalize medical marijuana statewide

September 17, 2014: Rally for Medical Marijuana Bill Held at Pennsylvania Capitol

September 17, 2014: PA Bill Aims to Protect Cats, Dogs…and Pigeons

September 16, 2014: Parents & supporters push for legalization of medical marijuana

September 16, 2014: Philly cigarette tax bill tops agenda as Pa. lawmakers return

September 16, 2014:   Quote of the Day

September 16, 2014: Montgomery County senators comment on prospect of property tax bill

September 16, 2014: Activists urge passage of pigeon shoot ban

September 15, 2014: A GOP House leader now backs medical marijuana in Pa.

September 15, 2014:  Ban on eating cats & dogs on hold because of pigeons

September  15, 2014: Pa. legislative session opens with medical marijuana rally

September  15, 2014: Hundreds gather outside Capitol to show support for medical marijuana

September  15, 2014: Medical marijuana supporters hold Capitol rally

September 15, 2014: Medical marijuana supporters implore Republican leaders to respect the public’s will

September 13, 2014: Democrats decry jailing of mother over abortion drug

September 11, 2014: Montour County DA: Abortion case wasn’t about pro-life or pro-choice

September 9, 2014: Penn Dems | Cannabis prohibition: fiscally flawed, morally bankrupt

September 7, 2014: Pennsylvania moves toward medical marijuana legalization

September 3, 2014: State Rep. Mike Vereb announces support for medical marijuana in Pennsylvania

September 3, 2014: Emerging from the Weeds: Led by a conservative senator, medical marijuana is gaining traction in Pa., but can relief come fast enough for patients most in need?

September 4, 2014: Fast Food Protest in Philly calls for $15 minimum wage

August 30, 2014: Pregnant Pa. Inmates Continue to be Shackled, Despite State Law

August 29, 2014: Five reasons to look forward to this fall’s Legislative session: Friday Morning Coffee

August 28, 2014: Pregnant Pa. inmates continue to be shackled, despite state law 

August 28, 2014: Leach Challenge Kennedy to Marijuana Debate 

August 27, 2014: Editorial: Legalize medical marijuana statewide 

August 27, 2014: Editorial: Legalize medical marijuana statewide 

August 26, 2014: Sex trafficking victims in Pa. treated as criminals

August 26, 2014: Medical pot advocates speak up at meeting with Sen. Folmer in Export

August 25, 2014: Conservative legislator puts credentials on line in bipartisan medicinal marijuana effort

August 21, 2014: LETTER: Declare support for medical marijuana

August 21, 2014: Pa. State Senator Reacts To Steelers’ Running Backs Marijuana Charges

August 11, 2014: Finally, an anti-sex-trafficking law

August 6, 2014: Cannabis Experiment Proves Successful For Senator Daylin Leach

August 6, 2014: A Local Family’s Fight For Medical Marijuana

August 6, 2014: EDITORIAL: Gov’t should clear obstacles to legalize medical marijuana

August 2, 2014: VIDEO: CBS21 Face the State with state senator Daylin Leach

July 29, 2014: Medical marijuana legalization may be coming to Pennsylvania one way or another

July 2, 2014: Leach Praises General Assembly on Passage of Oximetry Testing Bill for Newborns

July 2, 2014: Critical Anti-Human Trafficking Bill Approved by House & Senate

July 1, 2014: Bill to screen babies gets through General Assembly

June 29, 2014: Medical marijuana bill out of Pa. Senate committee

June 29, 2014: State Senate committee OKs medical marijuana bill

June 28, 2014:  Pennsylvania Senate Panel Is Backing Medical Marijuana

June 27, 2014: Senate panel advances medical marijuana bill

June 27, 2014: State Senate panel approves medical marijuana bill

June 27, 2014: Pennsylvania Senate panel backs medical marijuana

June 27, 2014: Pa. committee approves medical marijuana bill

June 23, 2014: State Store system perfect model for legalized pot

June 10, 2014: Marijuana gains ground in Pennsylvania Senate

June 10, 2014: Amended cannabis bill could clear committee

June 10, 2014: Pa. Sen. Committee Moving Toward Medical Marijuana Vote

June 8, 2014: State budget debate set to begin

June 6, 2014: Sen. Mike Folmer continues medical cannabis crusade

June 4, 2014: Second Hearing on Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Bill Next Week

June 3, 2014: Lawmakers remain divided as House passes ‘In God We Trust’ legislation

June 2, 2014: Pa. senator pushes for GMO labeling

June 2, 2014: Should GMO labeling become a law in Pennsylvania?

June 2, 2014: Supporters try to unstick GMO labeling bills

May 31, 2014: Pennsylvania’s Marijuana Legislation: How Many Bills Are Now Up in Smoke?

May 31, 2014: House Republicans from Pennsylvania vote yes on bill with marijuana amendment

May 22, 2014: Marriage ban overturned in state

May 21, 2014: Pennsylvania politicians laud, lament landmark same-sex marriage ruling

May 21, 2014: Ban on gay marriage struck down in Pennsylvania: A look at voices and opinions

May 20, 2014: Editorial: Nothing ‘radical’ about marriage equality in Pa.

May 14, 2014: Chambersburg woman hopes daughter can start medical cannabis treatment

May 8, 2014: Marijuana-as-medicine issue raised in convicted pot grower’s appeal 

May 7, 2014: Brian O’Neill: People working for tips in restaurants could use a raise 

May 3, 2014: Senators: Corbett should go farther on marijuana  

May 1, 2014: Gov. Corbett reverses stance on medical use of one form of drug 

May 1, 2014: Sen. Daylin Leach applauds Gov. Corbett’s change of heart on medical marijuana 

May 1, 2014: Gov. Tom Corbett changes position on medical marijuana 

May 1, 2014: Corbett Flips On Medical Cannabis 

May 1, 2014: Corbett would allow marijuana research to help Pa. children 

May 1, 2014: Medical marijuana supporters welcome Corbett stance toward children

May 1, 2014: Pennsylvania Governor Softens Stance On Medical Marijuana 

April 30, 2014: State senators announce animal protection bills  

April 28, 2014: Sen. Leach threatens Gov. Corbett with sit-in protest over medical marijuana bill

April 28, 2014: Daylin Leach Threatens Governor’s Office Sit-In Over Medical Marijuana 

April 4, 2014: PoliticsPA: Stack, Leach propose minimum wage bill

April 3, 2014: Senators Stack and Leach Propose Minimum Wage Bill

April 2, 2014: Stalking, harassment, threats during labor disputes up for debate in Pa. Senate

April 1, 2014: Pa Dems: Raise minimum wage to $12 an hour

April 1, 2014: Minimum wage increase bill introduced today in state Senate

March 31, 2014: Sen. Daylin Leach, pro-marijuana supporters rally in Harrisburg

March 26, 2014: Brian O’Neill: Pennsylvania overdue to ban cash gifts to lawmakers

March 27, 2014: Leach Proposes Bill to Tackle Employment Discrimination

March 27, 2014: A minimum wage hike is long past due: Daylin Leach 

March 26, 2014: Pa. bill would bar parental, marital job discrimination

March 26, 2014: Marijuana decriminalization bills come from Senate Democrat

March 26, 2014: Pa. sting the talk of the Capitol

March 26, 2014: With lawmakers caught on tape accepting cash, fresh calls for reform

March 24, 2014: Pa. senators seek to ban cash gifts

March 24, 2014: Another government reform wave emerges in the fallout from corruption scandal

March 24, 2014: Bill would boost wages for Pennsylvania’s tipped workers

March 24, 2014: Pa. senators want to ban lawmakers taking cash

March 18, 2014: Fast-food workers rally for higher wages at McDonald’s

March 18, 2014: Philadelphia-Area Fast Food Workers Join in National Battle

March 10, 2014: Time to end the reefer madness

March 6, 2014: Gerrymandering, ALEC and the Red Tide That is Stealing Your Vote

March 4, 2014: Medical Marijuana support grows in PA

February 24, 2014: PA Looks into Legalizing Recreational and Medical Marijuana

February 18, 2014:  Meet the Elizabeth Warren Democrats

February 14, 2014: Sponsors of medical marijuana bill say science is on their side

February 14, 2014: Villanova Hosts Politician on Same-Sex Marriage, Marijuana 

February 11, 2014: Chester County mom looks to medical marijuana to cure daughter’s seizures

February 11, 2014: Fighting to legalize medical marijuana in PA

February 10, 2014: Medical marijuana will be legal in Pa. this year, says Sen. Daylin Leach

February 9, 2014: Pa. takes puff of medical marijuana

February 6, 2014: Capital punishment is a blood tax that Pa. can no longer afford

February 6, 2014: Three more important pieces of Corbett’s new budget proposal

February 5, 2014: Banning shark fins in Pennsylvania

February 2, 2014: Pennsylvania, New Jersey mothers frustrated with medical marijuana options

January 31, 2014: Interview: Daylin Leach Fights for Medical Marijuana

January 30, 2014: Time has come for medicinal cannabis in Pa.

January 30, 2014: Medical marijuana hearing was historic for Pennsylvania Legislature

January 30, 2014: Pennsylvania couple seeks marriage rights

January 29, 2014: Parents put some passion into medical pot

January 28, 2014: Medical marijuana gets its closeup before Pa. Senate committee

January 28, 2014: For tormented parents and their children, and easy choice — legalize medical marijuana now

January 28, 2014: New medical marijuana push focuses on kids

January 26, 2014: Medical marijuana bill heads for Harrisburg hearing

January 27, 2014: Republican helps medical marijuana advance in Pennsylvania

January 25, 2014: Pa. nurses group backs medical marijuana

January 24, 2014: Marijuana legalization hearing set

January 24, 2014: Pennsylvania nurses join 20+ other state organizations for medical pot

January 23, 2014: Pennsylvania State Nurses Association backs legalizing medical marijuana

January 17, 2014: Voter ID: Pa. Democrats praise judge’s ruling on ‘unjust law’

January 16, 2014: PA bill to legalize medical marijuana named after former Republican governor

January 16, 2014: Legalizing gay marriage in Pa.: It’s time

January 16, 2014: Pa. Senate plans hearing on medical marijuana bill

January 16, 2014: A New Push for Prescription Cannabis in Pennsylvania

January 16, 2014: Seeing through the smoke

January 15, 2014: New Pa. Medical Marijuana Bill Proposed

January 15, 2014: Senators Co-Sponsor Bill To Legalize Medical Marijuana

January 14, 2014: Pa. state Sen. Daylin Leach introduces medical marijuana bill

January 11, 2014: Poll: Majority support legalizing marijuana

January 10, 2014: Corbett Spokesman: Governor Has Not Changed Position on Medical Marijuana

January 7, 2014: Reefer smartness: A public good

January 6, 2014: Legal marijuana an economic boon, advocates claim

January 5, 2014: Proposal nearly doubles renewable energy requirement

January 3, 2014: Marijuana legalization economics come into focus with new Colorado law

January 2, 2014: New Ideas for a New Year

December 18, 2013: Unwelcoming Climate

December 9, 2013: Pending Pa. legislation would have protected Bucks teacher fired over same-sex marriage

December 9, 2013: Michael Griffin, Gay Pennsylvania Teacher, Fired For Obtaining Same-Sex Marriage License

December 5, 2013: Corbett’s DEP Pick Says No Harm From Climate Change

December 5, 2013: Pennsylvania’s New Environmental Chief Doesn’t Think Climate Change is a Big Deal

December 4, 2013: A climate change exchange

December 5, 2013: Leach is right, Corbett wrong on medical marijuana: PennLive letters

December 3, 2013: State Sen. Leach to join Hanes as recipient of gay rights award

November 28, 2013: Rep. Tim Briggs and Sen. Daylin Leach announce Upper Merion Township grant

November 20, 2013: Report: Pa. wind power saves water, protects air

November 19, 2013: An Open Letter to Gov. Corbett

November 18, 2013: Extreme liberal from Philly area agrees with extreme conservative from midstate on medical marijuana

November 18, 2013: Sen. Leach introduces bill to legalize liquid marijuana medication

November 18, 2013: Pa. medical marijuana bill has bi-partisan support

November 18. 2013: Pa. state senators to introduce marijuana bill

November 18, 2013: Push For Medical Marijuana

November 18, 2013: Bipartisan, albeit small, support for medical marijuana

November 18, 2013: Supporters, lawmakers rally for medical marijuana

November 18, 2013: Leach offers plan for limited medical marijuana in Pa

November 17, 2013: Pennsylvania parents of children with epilepsy pin hopes on pot bill

November 14, 2013: Central Pennsylvania conservative joins medical marijuana push

November 14, 2013: Parents demand medical marijuana for kids with relentless seizures

November 13, 2013: Sen. Leach Introduces Bill To Expand Alternative Energy Mandates

November 12, 2013: State lawmakers, environmental groups to introduce new energy bill

November 12, 2013: PA Lags in Renewable Energy Standards

November 12, 2013: Pennsylvania Looks To Double Its Renewable Energy Standard, For Real This Time

October 23, 2013: Marijuana Poll: Majority of Americans Support Legalization for the First Time

October 23, 2013: Pa. case fuels debate on assisted suicide

October 21, 2013: PA State Senator Daylin Leach On Assisted Suicide And Death With Dignity

October 21, 2013: Neighboring PA, NJ Spotlight Gay Marriage Efforts

October 13, 2013: Pa. nurse’s assisted suicide case hits at heart of national debate

October 11, 2013: Voter ID law opponents blast Pa.’s $1M ad campaign

October 10, 2013: PA voter ID ad campaign is back, Dems say it’s misleading

October 8, 2013: Bill that lets Pa. judges work five years longer advances

October 8, 2013: Corbett’s attempt to overhaul booze business in limbo

October 7, 2013: Showdown looms over Pa. transportation bill

October 6, 2013: As Pa. lawmakers debate reforms, schools brace for pension rate spikes

October 4, 2013: Corbett: Gay Marriage Like Siblings Getting Married

October 3, 2013: PA marriage-equality bill introduced

October 3, 2013: Lawmakers Propose Marriage Equality Bill

September 26, 2013: Leach’s marijuana legalization bill has unlikely allies

September 23, 2013: Elmwood Park Zoo celebrates new capybara exhibit

September 18, 2013: Senators’ bill would make shark fin trade illegal in Pennsylvania

September 18, 2013: State Senator Proposes New Plastic Bag Tax

September 17, 2013: Corbett sends hard-line Medicaid plan to feds

September 13, 2013: Pa. judge: Halt issuing of gay-marriage licenses

September 10, 2013: A plan to make student debt a lighter load

September 4, 2013: Senate bill would charge for plastic bags

September 2, 2013: Progressive Daylin Leach wants to legalize marijuana

September 1, 2013: Could plastic grocery bags be taxed in Pennsylvania?

August 30, 2013: My Two Cents on Daylin Leach’s Plastic Bag Bill

August 23, 2013: Cash to carry? Local politician pushes for plastic bag fee

August 22, 2013: Pa bill would tax 2 cents on each new plastic bag

August 22, 2013: Pennsylvania Mulls First Statewide Plastic Bag Tax in the U.S. as “Small Price to Pay”

August 21, 2013: Inquirer Editorial: Let’s not prosecute sex trade’s victims

August 19, 2013: Sen. Daylin Leach looks to protect rights of gay athletes at Russian Olympics

August 19, 2013: PA Senator to introduce Rainbows to Russia Resolution

August 18, 2013: ABCs Common Core: Amid political squabbles, schools prepare for new Common Core standards

August 16, 2013: Paying It Forward, One State at a Time

August 13, 2013: Lawmakers should back bag charge

August 13, 2013: Public Studen Loan Fund Would Help Ease Debt Burden for College Graduates

August 13, 2013: DN Editorial: Mercy act

August 13, 2013: New efforts target young victims of trafficking

August 12, 2013: Senator Leach proposes interest-free school loans; lower repayment options for graduates

August 12, 2013: Putting price on bag waste

August 12, 2013: Gay-rights fights pick up steam in Pa

August 11, 2013: It’s time to make pot legal: As I see it

August 9, 2013: State Sen. Leach wants to create a Pennsylvania student loan public fund

August 9, 2013: Bag man: A state senator has the right idea on plastic waste

August 8, 2013: How to Reduce Plastic Bag Pollution?

August 8, 2013: Sen. Leach wants Pa. to offer no-interest student loans

August 8, 2013: Karen Heller: Harrisburg may actually be helping progressives

August 6, 2013: Rally held in support of Montgomery County Register of Wills for issuance of same-sex marriage licenses

August 6, 2013: Gay weddings spreading throughout Pennsylvania

August 6, 2013: Legislation could impose fee on plastic shopping bags

August 5, 2013: Legislators speak at pro-gay marriage rally

August 2, 2013: On Death with Dignity, Pennsylvania Proves Most Inhumane

August 2, 2013: Denying gay Pennsylvanians the ability to donate blood is discrimination

July 31, 2013: Kane to Corbett: Don’t tell me what to do

July 30, 2013: Leach Loves Gays So Much He Marries Them

July 30, 2013: PA Sen. Daylin Leach Officiates Gay Marriage Ceremony

July 26, 2013: Gay couples rejoice after receiving marriage licenses in PA

July 16, 2013: Keystoned State? Candidates call for pot legalization

July 15, 2013: DN Editorial: Pa. should OK same-sex marriage by legislature vote, not court rule

July 9, 2013: Daylin Leach Fights for Marriage Equality in Pennsylvania

July 9, 2013: Democratic senator supportive of plaintiffs

June 26, 2013: Legislators discuss funding for education amid protest

June 25, 2013: NAACP supports Sen. Leach’s bill to legalize marijuana in Pa.

June 25, 2013: At Pa. capitol, longshot marijuana legalization bill gets NAACP support

June 25, 2013: NAACP chapter, law enforcement group throw support behind Sen. Daylin Leach’s pot legalization bill

June 15, 2013: Under the Gun: Fight for stiffer straw purchase penalties continues

June 15, 2013: Corbett nominates appeals judge for high court

June 14, 2013: Gov. Tom Corbett selects Supreme Court nominee

June 9, 2013: Marijuana arrest rate higher for blacks than whites

June 8, 2013: Pennsylvania’s corrections chief advocates reform

June 6, 2013: Gun control advocates rally at the Capitol

June 5, 2013: ACLU marijuana report offers new insight into growing problem that has an obvious solution

June 5, 2013: Anti-gun rally at Capitol

June 5, 2013: Main Line Art Center breaks ground on renovation and expansion

May 25, 2013: Hundreds Rally Against Agricultural Biotech Company On Independence Mall

May 24, 2013: ‘Gay Therapy’ Sports Camp in Wynnewood Draws Criticism

May 8, 2013: Human Trafficking Legislation Introduced in Harrisburg

May 7, 2013: Citing “record” support, state lawmakers introduce non-discrimination bills — again

May 5, 2013: The buzz on legal marijuana in Pa

May 2, 2013: Legalize pot for more jobs?

April 30, 2013: The Hooter rock out the capital on Hooters Music Appreciation Day

April 17, 2013: Pa. Senate honors hometown Hooters

March 28, 2013: Pa. legislator seeks paid parental leave plan

March 26, 2013: Sen. blasts same-sex marriage arguments

March 20, 2013: Genetically Modified Food: Should It Be Labeled?

March 20, 2013: State Senator opposes State Store privatization

March 18, 2013: GreenSpace: Sandy Bauers: Pa. takes up fight over labeling genetically engineered foods

March 16, 2013: Pa. senator skeptical of Corbett pension strategy

March 15, 2013: GMO Bill Author Says It’s About Choice

March 14, 2013: Pa. lawmaker seeks labels on genetically engineered food

March 13, 2013: Senator Daylin Leach Pushes for Labeling Frankenfood

March 12, 2013: Legislator leaps into ‘Frankenfood’ debate

March 12, 2013: Leach introduces bill calling for labeling of genetically engineered foods in Pennsylvania

March 3, 2013: Face the State: Senator Daylin Leach

February 19, 2013: Blake, Yudichak among Dems named as Sneate Commitee chairs

February 14, 2013: Pennsylvania Senate Committee Talks About Armed Guards at Schools

February 11, 2013: State Sen. Daylin Leach makes an economic case for legalizing marijuana in Pennsylvania

February 11, 2013: State Sen. Daylin Leach to reintroduce bill to legalize pot

February 4, 2013: Leach Makes Push for Marijuana Legalization

February 1, 2013: Bill legalizing marijuana to be introduced in Pa.

January 23, 2013: Editorial: It’s time for Pennsylvania to legalize same-sex marriage.

January 22, 2013: PA State Sen. Daylin Leach Didn’t Wait Till April 20th To Introduce Marijuana Bill

January 16, 2013: Daylin Leach, nice cop

January 15, 2013: Radio Smart Talk: Legalizing marijuana, same sex marriage, assault weapon limits — Sen Daylin Leach

January 14, 2014: Daylin Leach offers a wry, liberal, influential voice in the Pennsylvania Senate

January 13, 2013: The Keystoned State?

January 10, 2013: Philly420: A suburban senator’s manifesto for legalizing marijuana

January 10, 2013: Marijuana Legalization Legislation Coming This Month in Pennsylvania Could Hold $1B Economic Impact

January 10, 2013: At Harrisburg gun violence forum, State Sen. Daylin Leach bemoans ability to buy ‘killing machines’

January 9, 2013: Is It Time to Legalize Marijuana In Pennsylvania?

January 9, 2013: Gun violence prevention spotlighted at Harrisburg Hope forum

January 9, 2013: PA Senator Hoping To Legalize Marijuana

January 8, 2013: State Senator Daylin Leach Wants to Legalize Marijuana

January 4, 2013: Will Pennsylvania See Legal Marijuana in 2013?

January 4, 2013: Montco lawmaker seeks sponsors for bill to legalize pot

December 28, 2012: State Sen. Daylin Leach, D-17, seeks to decriminalize marijuana in PA

December 27, 2012: Pa. pot efforts buoyed by votes

December 19, 2012:  Politically Direct: Sen. Daylin Leach discusses gun laws

December 19, 2012: Sen. Daylin Leach discusses gun laws

December 18, 2012: Montco lawmaker wants stricter gun control

December 18, 2012:  Locally and nationally, gun debate rises again after Connecticut school shooting

December 18, 2012:  State Sen. Leach: There are some simple gun safety laws we could pass

December 17, 2012: Massacre prompts vows to revisit PA’s gun laws

November 18, 2012: Pennsylvania still ‘has a long way to go’ to legalize same-sex marriage

November 15, 2012: Did gerrymandering rob Pa Democrats of Congressional seats?

October 26, 2012: Leach urges administration to explain Voter ID changes to the public

October 9, 2012: Construction Noise Causes Sleepless Nights in Plymouth Twp.

October 5, 2012: Voter ID Changes For Pennsylvanians

October 3, 2012: Sen. Leach ‘Elated’ at Voter ID Decision

September 24, 2012: Leach, Turzai debate #VoterID on Fox News

September 24, 2012: DAILY GRINDER: Watch Pa Legislators Debate Voter ID on Fox News

September 23, 2012: Daylin Leach’s Voter ID GOP Smackdown

September 17, 2012: Board of Pardons to hear case of Philly prisoner sentenced to die Oct. 3

September 15, 2012:  State expects to spend millions in attempt to repair finances at 4 school districts

September 6, 2012: Norristown Area School Board discusses charter school issues

August 17, 2012: It’s Shark Week, So Let’s Ban Shark Fins in Pennsylvania

August 16, 2012:  Voter ID Decision: Radnor Reaction

August 1, 2012:  VIDEO: Norristown mural dedicated in ribbon-cutting ceremony

July 26, 2012:  Sen. Daylin Leach vows to fight new voter ID bill

July 26, 2012:  Norristown Unveils New Mural In Art District

July 19, 2012: Pa. lawmaker wants repeal of new voter ID law

July 10, 2012:  Montco Dems challenge new redistricting maps

June 30, 2012: Some truth about voter ID rules

June 26, 2012: Voter ID is, well, IDed

March 13, 2012: GOP presses for passage of voter ID bill in Pa.

March 12, 2012: Vote expected today on state voter ID bill

March 8, 2012: Pa. Voter ID “Test” Possible in April 24 Primary

March 6, 2012:  Photo ID for voting in Pa. may advance

March 6, 2012:  State lawmakers disagree on benefits of Voter ID bill

March 6, 2012:  Whitemarsh Official Calls for Regional Stormwater Task Force 

March 5, 2012:  Don’t waste $11 million on voter fraud problems

February 29, 2012:  Corbett downplays education cuts

February 23, 2012:  Bills aim to change Pa. redistricting process

February 22, 2012:  Corbett’s plan to cut Pa. pension watchdog questioned

February 19, 2012:  EDUCATION IN FINANCE: Guv’s budget proposal calls for deep cuts to colleges, universities

February 16, 2012: Bifurcating PA Primary Is a Waste of Taxpayer Dollars 

February 15, 2012:  Student leader: Cuts will hurt PSU enrollment

January 17, 2012: Daylin Leach On Chester Schools Crisis

January 14, 2012: Politicians ask governor to help Chester Upland School District

2011

December 26, 2011: Photo ID legislation will only disenfranchise voters Commentary State Sen. Daylin Leach

December 23, 2011: Bipartisan Taskforce Will Study Death Penalty

December 20, 2011: Members of the PA House and Senate form the LGBT Equality Caucus – the first of its kind

December 20, 2011: Congressional redistricting plan passes in Harrisburg

December 16, 2011: What Voter Fraud?

December 14.2011 Pension costs will keep rising at a troubling time for Pennsylvania’s public schools

December 14, 2011: The Real Reason for a Voter’s Photo ID

December 13, 2011: Delaware County Lawmakers Call On Corbett To Intervene In Chester-Upland

December 10, 2011: State Legislature Members Form LGBT Equality Caucus

December 9, 2011: TE Area PA Lawmakers Plan to Return Raises

December 1, 2011: Obama’s tax cut proposal can help millions of Americans

November 23, 2011: Prospects Dim for Electoral College Plan

November 22, 2011: Electoral college vote bill ‘dead’?

November 18, 2011: Montco agencies call for higher gas drilling impact fees

November 17, 2011: Proposed drilling fee called too low by Daylin Leach, others

November 16, 2011: Shifting, But No Major Changes for Local State Rep Districts

November 4, 2011: Poll: Should Pennsylvania Get Out of the Booze Business?

October 21, 2011:  State Sen. Leach Addresses Lower Merion Commissioners

October 20, 2011:  WHY PENNSYLVANIA DOESN’T NEED THE DEATH PENALTY

October 20, 2011:  State Senator Tells Lower Merion Commissioners of $250 Million Shortfall

October 20, 2011: Manayunk Bridge Development Moves Forward

October 19, 2011: Monica Yant Kinney: A few restraints on a pot of gold

October 19, 2011: Education forum in Upper Darby draws 300 parents, legislators

October 19, 2011: Legislators, school parents meet to discuss education issues

October 14, 2011: Legislators, school parents meet to discuss education issues

October 12, 2011: Lower Merion School District One of ‘100 Best Communities For Young People’

October 12, 2011: Slate: PA Electoral College Plan Pops Up in Wisconsin

October 4, 2011: Should Pennsylvania divide its electoral votes?

October 4, 2011: Debate over popular vote versus electoral college rages on in Harrisburg

October 1, 2011: DNA collection procedures in Pa. could soon change

September 30, 2011: Leach: Leave the Electoral College alone, Pileggi bill is ‘egregious'(UPDATED)

September 29, 2011: A Million Stories

September 28, 2011: Pennsylvania Electoral College Proposal Divides GOP Officals, Publi

September 22, 2011: Thank You, Rick Santorum

September 21, 2011: Democrats fire back at new PA electoral plan

September 14, 2011:  GOP looks to split tally for state

September 14, 2011: Top Republicans pushing plan to change the way Pa. elects a president

September 14, 2011: Murmurs of GOP Opposition to Electoral College Changes

September 14, 2011: House GOP fret over Pa. electorals

September 14, 2011: Could Pennsylvania Republicans end the electoral college as we know it?

September 12, 2011: Dem leaders gather to combat union attacks

September 14, 2011: A Look inside new casino in King of Prussia

9.12.2011 TEN YEARS LATER: World Trade Center steel memorial unveiled before hundreds

September 11, 2011: Monica Yant Kinney: A reverse twist on medical insurance

September 1, 2011: Poll shows a gay embrace in Pennsylvania

August 28, 2011: School districts must make do after funding cuts of $1 billion

August 26, 2011: Pa. charter bill gets mixed review

July 5, 2011: Residents hostile towards proposal of single-lane roundabout in West Norriton (video)

July 2, 2011: Pa. Legislature remains stalwart against same-sex marriage

July 2, 2011: Will Pennsylvania follow New York’s lead on gay marriage?

July 1, 2011: Delco legislators split budget vote along party lines

June 29, 2011: School districts react to Pa. budget cut

June 27, 2011: A gay-rights ‘backwater,’ Pa. won’t have same-sex unions soon

June 15.2011 PA Medical Marijuana Bill Named After Gov Shafer

June 14, 2011: Pennsylvania nat gas hearing draws backers, opponents

June 13, 2011: Elementary school students visit Harrisburg

June 7, 2011: Video: State Sen. Leach calls state budget an abandonment of responsibility

June 1, 2011: New Law Good for Harrisburg?

June 1, 2011: Public education ‘under threat’ in Haverford says State Sen. Daylin Leach

May 31, 2011: State Senator: Public education in jeopardy

May 28, 2011:  Pa. budget battle laying 2012 campaign groundwork

May 27, 2011:  SCHOOLS OF HARD KNOCKS: Lawmakers review cuts

May 26, 2011:  Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Stalled In Senate Committee

May 24, 2011:  Leach: Haverford School District May Lose $1.3 Million

May 20, 2011:  Dems: Budget targets poor

May 20, 2011:  Democrats Gather at Courthouse to Discuss Impending Budget Vote

May 20, 2011:  Montgomery County celebrates EMS Week

May 8, 2011:  Tuition vouchers get push

May 7, 2011:  Prison secrets rankle Democrats

May 4, 2011:  Immigration Coalition urges lawmakers to reject bills they call racist, expensive and inefficient

May 4, 2011: At Harrisburg rally, state senator criticizes bills about immigration

May 2, 2011: Progress For Medical Marijuana In Pennsylvania

May 1, 2011: Video: 19th annual Children’s Earth Day Forest

April 28, 2011: Medical Marijuana Bill Introduced In Pennsylvania

April 28, 2011: Q&A: State Sen. Larry Farnese on Medical Marijuana Bill

April 26, 2011: Voucher Backers Begin Direct Mail Campaign

April 26, 2011: Public School Students Rally Against Budget Cuts

April 25, 2011: Pa. Senators Introduce Medical Marijuana Bill

April 24, 2011: Freshmen feel the heat back home

April 23, 2011: Pa. budget discussions to focus on handling tax revenue surplus

April 22, 2011: GOP seeks to trim unions’ muscle

April 22, 2011: Scratches on the Blackboard of Animal Cruelty

April 22, 2011: Conshohocken council passes Human Relations Ordinance

March 28, 2011: Tax on gas drillers boils in Harrisburg

March 21, 2011:  New Podcast Highlighting Unique State Jobs

March 21, 2011: Leach’s podcast series puts spotlight on unique state jobs

March 20, 2011: Vouchers, Charter Schools, and the Implications For LGBTIQ Students

March 19, 2011: Pa. senators hear solutions to DNA test backlog

March 18, 2011: Purim Humor by Daylin Leach, Minyan Maker In Harrisburg

March 16, 2011: Leach: Township unlikely to see promised $25K grant

March 3, 2011: Spencer: Plastic not so fantastic for Daylin Leach

March 2, 2011: Don’t deny gay rights

March 3, 2011: Voucher bill is a sham to skirt law

March 2, 2011: School choice bill wins state Senate panel approval

March 2, 2011: Ex-Exelon honcho on fast track to lead state DEP

March 2, 2011: Michael Krancer gets environment committee support in Pa. Senate

March 1, 2011: Pa. school voucher bill passes key committee

March 1, 2011: Senator Daylin Leach’s Bag Tax

March 1, 2011: News from the Pennsylvania General Assembly

March 1, 2011: Senate committee OKs school-voucher bill

March 1, 2011: School vouchers clear first hurdle

February 28, 2011:Pennsylvania Considering Taxing Plastic Bags

February 28, 2011: Pa. lawmakers consider plastic bag tax

February 28, 2011: Multiple choice question: School voucher plan garnering praise and criticism in Pa. Senate

February 27, 2011: Pennsylvania lawmakers suggest amendments to school voucher bill

February 22, 2011: Legislators make 1,092 resolutions in one year

February 19, 2011: Pa. school voucher debate heats up

February 14, 2011: Freedom to Marry

February 3, 2011: Voucher Proposal Raises Many Questions

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