Gov. Tom Corbett will have routine back surgery at Allegheny General Hospital on Monday, leaving Lt. Gov. James Cawley briefly in charge.
Sen. Bob Casey put his Joint Economic Committee chairmanship to use, releasing a report showing an end to oil company subsidies won't impact gas prices and will save the federal government $21 billion over a decade, the Morning Call's Colby Itkowitz reports.
The Inquirer has the full scoop on the state House abortion clinic bill that faces an uncertain future in the Senate.
Also, this has nothing to do with Pennsylvania or politics, but Ashton Kutcher will replace Charlie Sheen on Two-and-a-Half Men, thus beginning a great period of national healing.