Political Observers See Hard Legislative Road Ahead For Tom Wolf Getting elected was step #1 for Tom Wolf. Now, how will he deal with Pennsylvania lawmakers?
Philly Schools Funding Proposal Causing Widespread ConsternationMayor Nutter says he's concerned that the proposed graduated split in sales tax proceeds would need approval from the state General Assembly.
Part 1: The EITC -- What Is It?The Educational Improvement Tax Credit is promoted as a way to provide a better education for poor children, but public education advocates say it actually takes away tax money that could be used to improve schools.
Part 2: Who's Hurt by the EITC?Expanding the program at a time when the state has slashed public school funding is infuriating public education advocates.
Part 3: Who Benefits From It?"BLOCS provides scholarships from your business taxes to students who not only want to attend a Catholic school but are most in need," says one advertisement.