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Pennsylvania governor, other politicians call for Discovery Channel to drop

Pennsylvania governor, other politicians call for Discovery Channel to drop
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett and other politicians have signed a statement calling on the Discovery Channel to drop the series "Amish Mafia." The statement says "Amish Mafia" is a "bigoted portrayal" of the religious sect and …
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Mullery calls for Pennsylvania to take over doe licensing process
Gerald Mullery said on Thursday he plans to sponsor legislation that would transfer the responsibility of issuing antlerless licenses from county treasurers to the Pennsylvania Game Commission. In light of a recent delay by Luzerne County in processing …
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Pennsylvania's unemployment rate rises as labor force contracts
Pennsylvania's unemployment rate ticked up a tenth of a percentage point in July while the labor force dropped by 32,000, the state Department of Labor and Industry announced this morning. The rate of 5.7 percent remains half a percentage point below …
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