Commonwealth Confidential Archive: September, 2012

Live tweets: Voter ID hearings, 9 a.m. Thursday

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We will be tweeting live Thursday on the Pa. Supreme Court’s Philadelphia hearings on the voter ID law. The hearings begin at 9 a.m.... Read more

Mass Twitter appeal helps Jim Cramer's dad get PA voter ID

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What happens when the 90-year-old father of a New York media star gets caught in Pennsylvania's voter ID web? Well, his son turns to Twitter... Read more

State Senator's son dies of apparent drug overdose

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Ryan Brubaker, the 21-year-old son of state Sen. Michael Brubaker of Lancaster, has died of an apparent accidental drug overdose. Police... Read more

Clock ticks on Gettysburg electric map auction

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The federal government has finally freed Gettysburg battlefield's famed Electric Map. Let the bidding begin. After a years-long tug-of-war... Read more

Rendell on politics: "I miss it." Hint of a comeback?

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Is former Gov. Ed Rendell mulling a political comeback? His name first surfaced in a Harrisburg Patriot-News story earlier this summer that... Read more