Tag: Infrastructure

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Capitol beat
May 2, 2017 AT 1:19 PM
Harrisburg – The news that Pennsylvania’s General Fund revenue collections could potentially lead to a larger-than-anticipated budget deficit for the coming fiscal year continued to get worse this...
Ups and downs
May 5, 2017 AT 12:08 PM
Under normal circumstances – anyone remember what those days were like? – bombshells like someone being convicted for deriding the wrong appointed official in public (paging US Rep. Joe Wilson) and...
ID, please
May 8, 2017 AT 8:06 AM
Harrisburg – On Monday, the House State Government Committee moved along a Senate measure that would put Pennsylvania on the road toward compliance with the federal REAL ID Act, which requires states...
Ups and downs
May 12, 2017 AT 12:23 PM
It’s tough to decide which quote, non-Santayana division, works best in relation to processing President Donald Trump’s decision to fire FBI Director James Comey. Right now, perhaps because of its...
Capitol Beat
May 19, 2017 AT 2:53 AM
Harrisburg – A much-anticipated pension reform proposal from the Senate was formally introduced Thursday, getting the designation of Senate Bill 1 for the second straight session. The designation of...
Building Consensus
May 19, 2017 AT 6:30 AM
(This article has been updated with a comment from Rebuild deputy director of engagement, David Gould) Philadelphia City Council is close to a deal with the Kenney administration on Rebuild, a...
Capitol Beat
May 23, 2017 AT 12:37 PM
The Pennsylvania Senate on Tuesday took action on two high-profile pieces of legislation: one that would significantly reform public pensions and the other that would expand gaming. Both are seen as...
Building consensus
May 25, 2017 AT 8:14 PM
As the days tick closer to City Council’s summer recess, the fate of a half-billion-dollar program to overhaul city-owned buildings and public spaces is still unclear.  Despite recent momentum...
Ups and downs
May 29, 2017 AT 2:43 PM
It was a pretty good week, relatively speaking, for anyone paying attention to and concerned about the state’s current and future finances. The PA Senate moved forward on a bill expanding gaming, no...
Capitol Beat
May 30, 2017 AT 10:30 AM
Harrisburg – In a cosponsorship memo last week, Senate Majority Whip John Gordner (R-Columbia) announced his intention to reintroduce legislation vetoed by Gov. Tom Wolf last session that would give...