Gov. Wolf To Propose Property Tax Relief Across Pennsylvania, Wage Tax Relief in Philadelphia KYW Newsradio has learned that a siginificant reduction in the Philadelphia wage tax will be part of Governor Wolf's budget proposal that will be laid out tomorrow.
PA Lawmakers’ Agenda Is Long As Days Become FewPennsylvania lawmakers are scheduled to recess for the summer at the end of the month.
PA Tavern Gaming License Applications Continue To LagA key state Senator says he’s giving up on the prospect that small games of chance in Pennsylvania taverns will generate projected revenue.
Kane Pressed On Sandusky ProbeAs state lawmakers began budget hearings this past week, Attorney General Kathleen Kane found herself being questioned about her probe into the Jerry Sandusky investigation.
Medicaid Expansion in Pennsylvania Falls By The Wayside In Legislative TussleThe state Senate inserted Medicaid expansion language into the state welfare code, part of the package of bills to enact the budget, but the House removed it.
Governor Corbett May Wait On Decision On Medicaid ExpansionPennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett may not announce whether he will support the expansion of Medicaid under the federal health care law when he delivers his budget address to the Legislature on Tuesday.
House Democrats Concerned Over Corbett's Plans For Future Of PA LotteryMinority Democrats in the Pennsylvania legislature say Governor Tom Corbett needs to be more open about his effort to privatize the management of the state Lottery.
Politicians Put Heat On Corbett For Transportation FundingDuring budget hearings last week, state lawmakers on both sides of the aisle continued to pressure Governor Corbett to address transportation funding, as the PennDOT secretary expressed concerns about Pennsylvania’s aging bridges.
Pennsylvania Legislature Holds Sunday Session To Try To Finalize BudgetPennsylvania continues to inch closer to a new state budget ahead of Thursday’s deadline. Lawmakers held a rare Sunday session as they attempt to wrap up work on the budget and other legislation.