PA Senate To Consider Temporary Funding Later This MonthAfter House majority Republicans last month failed to override parts of Governor Wolf’s budget veto, and with Pennsylvania now in its third month without a budget and no agreement in sight, Senate Republicans will try a different approach.
Approved Update To PA 12-Year Plan By State Transportation Commission Reflects Increase In FundingThe State Transportation Commission has approved an update to Pennsylvania’s 12-year plan for projects that reflects a major increase in funding approved by state lawmakers last year.
Mayor Nutter: ‘The Children Of Philadelphia Are Being Educationally Abused’The mayor says Governor Corbett is using Philadelphia children as pawns to get other state issues approved, in order for the schools to get more funding.
Activists Stage Sit-In Protest At Corbett's OfficeA small group of activists seeking more money for Pennsylvania's public schools staged a sit-in protest outside Gov. Tom Corbett's office.
Philadelphia Zoo Hosts National Eating Disorder Association WalkOne-thousand people are expected to take part in The National Eating Disorder Association's walk at the Philadelphia Zoo tomorrow morning.
School Reform Commission Makes Bold Move To Avoid More Cuts The SRC won't adopt a budget for next school year until it has secured adequate funding for Philadelphia schools on both the local and state level.
Local Animal Rescue Organization Raising Funds For Dogs In NeedA New Jersey based animal rescue has set up funding several websites in hopes of boosting their resources to help treat sick dogs.
School Officials Renew Their Plea For Funding At City CouncilPhiladelphia school officials told city council, today, the deadline for massive lay-offs is getting close and a failure to to come up with funding will mean dire conditions in schools next year.
Philadelphia Students Make A Call For Full, Fair Funding For Schools At District Headquarters
PennDOT Secretary: More Turnpike Connections Down The RoadThe secretary of PennDOT says more access points to the Pennsylvania Turnpike may be in the offing as extra revenues start rolling in under the state’s new transportation funding plan.
Superintendent Hite Introduces New Action Plan To Turn Around Philadelphia Public SchoolsFor Dr. William Hite, the goals are researched, proven and interconnected, at the top 100 percent college or career readiness.
Lt. Governor Cawley Speaks To Dom Giordano About Top Issues In The StateDom Giordano talked to Lieutenant Governor Jim Cawley on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT Wednesday about school funding, the transportation bill and gasoline taxes.