This week, Governor-Elect Tom Wolf took questions on the state's budget crisis. The Allegheny Front also asked Wolf about his proposal to create a severance tax on well drilling.
Inside the Capitol, packs of children and tourists traipse through the building snapping selfies with the big state Christmas tree. But elsewhere, in and around Harrisburg, state government’s preparing for another bearded man to arrive after Santa.
A half-hour away in the tony suburb of York, Wolf's hometown, the conversation got a little Scroogish.