Tag: Infrastructure

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Corrective measures
Jan 26, 2017 AT 2:32 PM
The Wolf administration announced Thursday morning that the state prison in Pittsburgh will close on June 30, saving the state approximately $81 million annually.  Citing cost-saving measures...
Ups and downs
Jan 27, 2017 AT 12:18 PM
Who knew, when the week started, that Pennsylvania’s largest city would be able to proudly claim a place on the burgeoning list of President Donald Trump’s cavalcade of prevarications? Joining such...
With the Governor
Jan 31, 2017 AT 3:24 PM
  Gov. Tom Wolf announced today that his longtime chief of staff, Mary Isenhour, would be stepping down in order to become the senior adviser to the governor's re-election campaign. "Mary...
Ups and downs
Feb 3, 2017 AT 4:04 PM
Before we begin today, I would like to observe a moment of silence for the victims of the Bowling Green Massacre. Yea, though they walk through the valley of the shadow of death, they shall fear no...
Over Compensation
Feb 5, 2017 AT 11:52 PM
Harrisburg – Administrative errors and poor decision-making within the Department of Labor and Industry have caused Pennsylvania’s unemployment compensation system to lose out on past federal funding...
Capitol Beat
Feb 8, 2017 AT 9:01 PM
As a burst of new legislation from emboldened PA Senate Republicans speeds through Harrisburg, bills to restrict late-term abortions, punish immigrant-friendly “sanctuary cities” and curb union due...
Gov-to-Gov
Feb 9, 2017 AT 9:19 AM
Former Gov. Ed Rendell weighed in on this week’s budget proposal from Gov. Tom Wolf, praising some elements of his Democratic successor’s plan and raising questions about others. “He reached out to...
Ups and downs
Feb 10, 2017 AT 4:34 AM
Happy three-week anniversary, everyone! In honor of the first 21 days of the Trump administration’s honeymoon phase and the upcoming greeting card-industrial complex’s sanctioned Day o’Lovin’®, we’re...
Unlucky Numbers
Feb 14, 2017 AT 1:12 PM
Pennsylvania’s Lottery Fund is having issues – issues so massive that they are commanding the attention of top budget crafters as they try to cobble together a fiscal plan for the coming budget year...
On the Double
Feb 15, 2017 AT 5:37 AM
Citing health concerns, Harold James ended his tenure Monday night as the Democratic leader of the 36th ward in Point Breeze and Grays Ferry. Fellow ward leaders and committee members voted to pass...