Pa. Senate Leader: No Immediate Vote On House Revenue PlanThe state Senate majority leader says there will be no vote before next week on the latest House-passed plan to help pay for Pennsylvania’s budget.
Future Budget Action Uncertain As Pa. Lawmakers ReturnState lawmakers return to the Capitol Monday for the first time since the last effort to end the budget stalemate collapsed earlier this month. Just what comes next is uncertain.
Trump Returns To Harrisburg To Push For Tax ReformPresident Trump marked his first 100 days with a Harrisburg rally in April, and now he’ll be back with a smaller event to push for his tax reform proposals.
Pennsylvania Budget Chaos ContinuesWhat started out as a week of promise that a resolution to Pennsylvania’s months-long budget impasse took unexpected turns Wednesday.
New PA Revenue Proposal Would Impose State Hotel TaxThe tax is part of the latest proposal to fully fund the state budget that took effect almost three months ago, and the state House could vote on it Wednesday.
AG Shapiro, Lawmakers Propose Bills To Address Data BreachesAttorney General Josh Shapiro, who joined the bills’ sponsors at a Tuesday morning Capitol press conference, says his investigation of the Equifax breach has made it apparent that state laws are lacking.
Pennsylvania Looks To Modernize Dog Licensing, Increase FeesPennsylvania lawmakers held a hearing to consider legislation that would increase dog license fees and create a website for all license sales.
Pa. Supreme Court Opens Door To Review Of School FundingThe state Supreme Court has issued what the plaintiffs call a landmark ruling in a case that challenges the way Pennsylvania schools are funded.
Pennsylvania Budget Remains In LimboIt’s been two-and-a-half months since the budget became law.
Pennsylvania LCB Reports Record Sales, ContributionsFiscal year 2016-17 showed a 3.9% increase in retail sales over the prior year.
S&P Downgrades Pa. Credit As Budget Standoff ContinuesGovernor Tom Wolf has warned about it for months…and now, Standard and Poor’s has downgraded Pennsylvania’s credit as the state’s budget remains unbalanced.
Pennsylvania Senate Studies House Revenue Plan; Wolf Optimistic For CompromiseThe Pennsylvania Senate returned from summer break Monday, and it remains unclear how soon the stalemate over how to fully fund the state budget may be broken.