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News: Tuesday, July 13

State Rep. Seth Grove

State Rep. Seth Grove


Pennsylvania reduced reported number of Covid-19 vaccines administered by 500,000, citing duplication: The updated figures, released on Friday, also increased the reported number of fully vaccinated people by about 60,000. Every country's vaccination count changed except Philadelphia, which is counted separately. (Source: AP)

PA Environmental Quality Board is set to vote on Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative: If approved, Pennsylvania would become the first major fossil-fuel state to put a price on carbon emissions. (Source: State Impact)

Pa. House GOP promises transparent congressional redistricting process: Rep. Seth Grove says his redistricting committee plans to hold at least eight meetings across the state and accept map suggestions for the map online. (Source: Spotlight PA)

Most Lancaster County school districts will raise property taxes next school year: All but three districts decided to raise property taxes to help meet a myriad of challenges. (Source: LNP)

National/world roundup: Consumer prices notch biggest increase since 2008. (Source: Reuters) FDA issues warning on J&J vaccine after identifying  possible connection with Guillain-Barré syndrome in rare cases. (Source: AP) U.S. considers Haiti's request to send troops to settle unrest after assassination of Haiti's president. (Source: UPI)  Amidst pressure from civil rights activists, Biden will push a "moral case" for voting rights in speech in Philadelphia. (Source: AP)