Rep. Fattah, D-Pa., on corruption charges: 'This has been an eight-year effort by some in the Department of Justice to link my public service career to some form of wrongdoing'; 'This will not be a distraction from my service to the people that elected me and I'm confident that I will be cleared of these charges' - @ChadPergram
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf vetoes liquor privatization plan; says, 'legislation falls short of a responsible means to reform our state liquor system and to maximize revenues to benefit our citizen' - @PennLive
Pennsylvania /ˌpɛnsɨlˈveɪnjə/, officially the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is a U.S. state that is located in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States, and the Great Lakes region. The state borders Delaware to the southeast, Maryland to the south, West Virginia to the southwest, Ohio to the west, Lake Erie and Ontario, Canada to the northwest, New York to the north and New Jersey to the east. The Appalachian Mountains run through the middle of the state.
Pennsylvania is the 33rd most extensive, the 6th most populous, and the 9th most densely populated of the 50 United States. The state's four most populous cities are Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, and Erie. The state capital is Harrisburg. Pennsylvania has 51 miles (82 km) of coastline along Lake Erie and 57 miles (92 km) of shoreline along the Delaware Estuary. The state is one of the 13 original founding states of the United States.