Pennsylvania will start the new budget year without a spending plan. For the first time in decades, the governor will veto the entire budget sent to his desk.
Lawmakers spent Monday advancing budget companion bills.
During a series of Tweets Tuesday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie announced that 150 State Troopers and other personnel will be sent to Baltimore to assist the riot-ravaged city.
Framing himself as a politician who’s unafraid to share “hard truths” with the American people, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is proposing an income cap on Social Security benefits as part of major restructuring plan announced ahead of a likely presidential bid.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie got into a heated exchange over pensions with a public school teacher at a town hall meeting Tuesday that was marked by frequent outbursts from protesters.
Florida Governor Rick Scott spent Monday in Philadelphia, meeting with business leaders to try and convince them to move their companies to Florida.
The Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association (PDAA) today issued the following.
Gov. Chris Christie’s approval rating is still lagging.
“It’s a new job, so I’m a little nervous about that,” Wolf said. “But I’m really proud of the team I’ve put together who are going to work with me and help me move the state forward.”
Whether history will be kinder than voters in assessing the governor’s track record remains to be seen.
Pennsylvania’s governor-elect, Tom Wolf, plans to use his own money to rent office space for state police security officers while they are guarding him at his private residence, a transition team spokesman said this week.
The record spending in Pennsylvania’s 2014 gubernatorial race has now surpassed $82 million.
Gov. Chris Christie is planning a trip to Canada next month, expanding his foreign credentials and building his policy platform as he mulls a run for president in 2016.
Elections are learning experiences. So what did we learn from this one?
In his victory speech, Tom Wolf talked about the four themes he’s touched on during his campaign, re-establishing education as a priority, creating good jobs, using the state’s gas, coal and timber resources wisely and leveling the playing field for all.