Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has found a new place to grind his political ax--Lebanon County, where local leaders chose to enter Yellow Phase without his permission in early May. Now, as the rest of the state enters the Governor's Green Phase, Lebanon County is the only one he's left behind.
By blowing their wad in a safe Republican seat just to feed outgoing Senate President Joe Scarnati's ego, Scarnati and the SRCC have no one but themselves to blame if Republicans lose seats in the Pennsylvania Senate this fall.
The inept policies of Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine have led to the deaths of countless senior citizens across the Commonwealth and have artificially prevented the state's economy from reopening. Dr. Levine needs to go.
Governor Wolf has indicated he will veto legislation that would put Pennsylvania businesses back to work using CDC guidelines. The Legislature does have one final option to end Wolf's disaster order, but it'll take plenty of political courage from state lawmakers.