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United Way of Lancaster County


Tuesday, June 27

(Source: Shady Maple Farm Market)

• Pa. House passes medical debt relief bill: The legislation would create a public fund to discharge eligible debt for households earning up to 400% of the federal poverty level or debt totaling 5% or more of their income. (Source: WGAL)

• Website issues mar launch of online hunting license ordering system: The state Game Commission apologized, calling the botched rollout “unacceptable.” (Source: ABC 27)

• Shady Maple Farm Market cooks 50-lb. hamburger: The establishment celebrated its 53rd anniversary over the weekend. (Source: CBS 21)

• Pa. House panel discusses Chesapeake Bay cleanup: Pennsylvania is not meeting its pollution reduction targets; one proposal, from state Rep. Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster, would allow municipalities to require fencing between livestock herds and waterways. (Source: Capital-Star)

• Analysis: Pa. spent 76% of its ARPA funds on revenue replacement: The state received $7.3 billion and had spent $5.6 billion through March. (Source: Spotlight PA)

• Nation/world: Senate Dems’ report blasts FBI, DHS for misjudging Jan. 6 threats. (Source: CBS News) Audio tape reveals Trump discussing classified documents. (Source: CNN) Malaria cases diagnosed in Florida, Texas. (Source: UPI) Russia won’t prosecute Wagner mutineers. (Source: Voice of America) Americans pessimistic about their democracy. (Source: USA Today)