Auditor General Jack Wagner
Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski will seek to become the next governor of Pennsylvania, joining what could be a crowded race for the 2014 Democratic nomination.
It’s the second weekend in December, and a traditional event in New York brings with it political speculation.
Auditor General Jack Wagner says as recently as April of this year, his auditors were rebuffed in the effort to get information about electronic benefit transfer cards from the Department of Welfare.
Pennsylvania’s auditor general says more than a billion dollars in tobacco settlement funds intended for health-related programs have been quietly raided to balance the state budget in recent years.
A Rendell spokesman says the governor will go along with the smaller bond issue approved by treasurer Rob McCord.