For Spotlight PA, I investigate how and where governments at all levels are failing in their promises to ensure the health of Pennsylvanians.

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Pa. lawmaker wants to compel Wolf administration to release details of wasted COVID-19 vaccine doses

The state Department of Health denied a public records request from Spotlight PA, citing a decades-old law that it has frequently used to shield the public from scrutinizing its pandemic response.

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Wolf administration refuses to release details of wasted COVID-19 vaccine doses

The state Health Department is once again citing a decades-old law that it has used numerous times to prevent greater public scrutiny of its coronavirus pandemic response.

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A huge spike in Medicaid enrollment in Pa. shows how devastating the coronavirus has been

Enrollment in the program rose by more than 388,000 people, or 13.7%, including in counties that, historically, have been wealthier than some of their counterparts.

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From tests to vaccines, Pa. health officials still missing crucial race data for COVID-19

Race and ethnicity data is key to informing vaccine outreach efforts to communities disproportionately affected by the virus, local health officials told Spotlight PA.