The Legislature’s budget expert has told lawmakers that Gov. Chris Christie’s revenue projections for the next 13 months are overestimated by nearly $1 billion.
Gov. Tom Corbett and his fellow Republicans who control the Legislature were poised to deliver yet another business tax cut, the biggest yet of Corbett’s three budget proposals.
Hundreds of Philadelphia School District students took to the streets Thursday afternoon to protest proposed budget cuts.
Students gathered at about 4:30 p.m. after the school day ended at 440 N. Broad Street in Spring Garden.
The Philadelphia School District says it won’t recommend the expansion of any charter schools next year since it is facing a $300 million budget hole.
The school district says “massive layoffs” and program cuts loom if it doesn’t fill its $300 million budget hole.
A city councilwoman’s anger over delays in renovations to a rec center in her district boiled over Tuesday at a budget hearing.
The district has closed two dozen schools, it’s banking on salary cuts of an average ten percent from its employees, and it cut central office staff in half. But Superintendent William Hite says there’s still a $242 million dollar budget hole.
Chris discusses La Salle’s win over Mississippi to advance to the Sweet Sixteen, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s stance on gay marriage, and the continued investigation of New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez. He talks to Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup and Lt. Gov Jim Cawley.
Mayor Nutter will deliver a budget that hinges in large part on the new and controversial property assessments.
Chris completes his three day trip to Phillies Spring Training. He talks to General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. and former Pitcher, Dickie Noles. He also discusses the Republican budget propsal and how Medicare would be affected and a woman who was arrested for protesting a tax re-assessment.
The city’s two non-uniformed unions, District Councils 33 and 47, will be there in full force at the budget speech Thursday to voice their displeasure with the long-stalled contract talks.
The City of Brotherly Love is the perfect place for families to connect with the older generation while not straining their pocketbook.
President Barack Obama has signed an order authorizing the government to begin cutting $85 billion from federal accounts.
The Defense Department says military sites in Pennsylvania would be heavily affected by automatic federal spending cuts.