The slow-starting race to succeed Mayor Nutter is sure to involve Democratic drama and then maybe draw Sam Katz into the fray yet again.
The story of an NBC News anchors trouble with the truth is both common and odd and carries meaning beyond Brian Williams.
In a potentially crowded GOP field likely candidates Santorum and Huckabee would both fight for the same states and both come up short again.
One of the Philly state House members caught up in a sting case seems to have bad things happen on days most people celebrate.
The Tom Wolf era begins with a pledge to be "a different kind of governor" and a call for jobs that pay, schools that teach and government that works.
As the new governor takes office, astrology seems to be on his side. But Pennsylvania politics awaits, and it's anything but heavenly.
John Baer: There are multiple possible outcomes for state Attorney General Kathleen Kane in a case rife with intrigue and, yep, politics.
State House Majority Leader Dave Reed from far-off western Pennsylvania is also pretty far off the pattern of Republican leaders in Harrisburg.
Even this far out it's hard not to be drawn to the coming drama of the race for the White House in 2016.
The same message that Pope Francis recently delivered to Catholic Church leaders ought to be bestowed on state government leaders.
And now an annual confession of slip-ups, errors and just plain wrong stuff written in political columns and blogs during 2014.
The annual Pa. Society weekend in New York City included some double takes and a poll of pols on political wishes for the holidays.
And now some rhythmic commentary on the state of the state and the pols within it.