Editorials from around Pennsylvania:
FIX BROKEN LAW
From former Lackawanna County Commissioner Bob Cordaro to former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, from former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver to former U.S. Rep. Chaka Fatah of Philadelphia, disgraced politicians hope to be rescued by an ill-considered 2016 U.S. Supreme Court decision.
The court reversed the federal conviction of former Virginia Bob McDonnell, who had been convicted of using the power of his office to help individuals who had given donations to his campaign and "gifts" to him. Justices found that McDonnell's conduct — steering the state machinery in behalf of favored...