Pennsylvania, officially the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is a state located in the northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. The Appalachian Mountains run through its middle. The state is bordered by Delaware to the southeast, Maryland to the south, West Virginia to the southwest, Ohio to the west, Lake Erie and the Canadian province of Ontario to the northwest, New York to the north and New Jersey to the east. Pennsylvania is the 33rd-largest state by area, and the 6th-most populous state according to the last official U.S. Census count in 2010.
- Philadelphia - The original capital of the United States
Conferences and Conventions
Measures of Freedom
2014: Overall rank: 26, fiscal policy rank: 13, regulatory policy rank: 37, personal freedom rank: 23, economic freedom rank: 30
31 Dec 2005: Number of Members: 756
Historical account of the evolution of the United States Civil Service and attempts to reform it, from its beginnings through the early 20th century
Provides various examples of "free speech zone" incidents as well as reactions in the U.S. and overseas
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