Without a new contract for three years and counting, the money is clearly not paying for collective bargaining.Read More →
Children in Pennsylvania have access to an education they otherwise might not be able to afford through the Educational Improvement and Opportunity Scholarship program, which allows businesses to claim a tax credit for donations to nonprofits that offer education and scholarships. However, these businesses must be approved by the State Department of Community and Economic Development, and […]Read More →
On Monday afternoon, students, parents, and supporters will rally in the city center of Philadelphia to demonstrate in favor of action on school tax credits. The program is a victim of the stalled state budgeting process.
The Philadelphia Tribune has the story.
State lawmakers plan to use an existing subsidy to help bail out the sputtering horse-racing industry.Read More →
The Pennsylvania State Senate is preparing for a landmark vote on legislation that would eliminate school property taxes.Read More →