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Corbett Expected To Sign Student-Athlete Concussion Bill

Governor Tom Corbett is expected to sign a bill heading to his desk that will create guidelines for dealing with concussions and head injuries suffered by student athletes in Pennsylvania.



Pennsylvania Lawmakers Wrangle Over Budget Surplus

With Pennsylvania facing tough budgetary times, the size of surpluses that state lawmakers keep on hand was once again the topic of debate this past week as a legislative audit panel released its annual report.


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Efforts To Avoid Pa. Pension Crisis Run Into Rough Waters

A bill that would address a looming spike in taxpayer contributions to Pennsylvania state pension funds has passed the Senate, but its future in the House is murky.