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Pennsylvania lawmakers weigh adopting the long rifle as the official state firearm

By David DeKok HARRISBURG Pa. (Reuters) – Pennsylvania lawmakers on Wednesday moved closer to adopting the long rifle as the official state firearm, a step already taken by four other U.S. states. The House of Representatives voted 157-39 to give the title to the Pennsylvania Long Rifle, a weapon with…

ACLU: Pennsylvania lawmakers wasting time with absurd English only bills

The American Civil Liberties Union blasted the Pennsylvania House State Government Committee in response to legislation that would designate English as the official language of the commonwealth. House Bill 361, the Pennsylvania Official Language Act, would make English the official language of Pennsylvania and designate it as the language of…