House Appropriations Committee

Pa. Democrats Push For Vote On Medicaid ExpansionDemocrats are vowing to take any opportunity to try to force a vote and one of those opportunities came in the state House yesterday. Democrats tried to offer a Medicaid amendment to the budget.
Pa. Senate Expected To Vote On House-Approved Budget TodayThe Pennsylvania Senate is poised to vote on a budget bill today, after the state House debated and passed the spending plan Thursday.
Pa. Budget Deal Means Big Cuts For UniversitiesHigher education will still see major cuts in a budget deal negotiated by Governor Corbett and legislative leaders, although the pain will not be as bad as in the budget the governor originally proposed.