Pennsylvania Stuck In Historic Budget GridlockPennsylvania government will set a modern state record for budget gridlock on Tuesday when Gov. Tom Wolf sends lawmakers a spending proposal for the coming fiscal year with no full plan in place for the current fiscal year that began back in July.
Wolf To Seek Another Boost For Pre-Kindergarten ProgramsDemocratic Gov. Tom Wolf says he wants a $60 million boost to state-subsidized pre-kindergarten programs in Pennsylvania next year.
Gov. Wolf: A 'Train Wreck' Is Coming If Budget Isn't BalancedDemocratic Gov. Tom Wolf is warning of huge cuts in spending for education and local services next year without a balanced budget as Pennsylvania lawmakers return to the state Capitol.
Pa. House Votes To Tweak Education Funding DistributionPennsylvania's Republican-controlled House of Representatives voted Tuesday to stop Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's use of a formula that targets extra subsidy money for school districts hardest-hit by past spending cuts, charging that he lacks that authority.
Republicans Reject Wolf's Characterization Of Them On Budget ImpasseAt a luncheon of the Pittsburgh chapter of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA), state legislators responded to Gov. Tom Wolf’s attack on them for failing to pass a compromise budget before the holidays.
Pennsylvania Lawmakers To Reconvene, Budget Status Unclear Pennsylvania lawmakers are going back to work for the first time since budget negotiations collapsed just before Christmas.
Gov. Wolf Vetoes Parts Of Budget, Calls On Legislators To Get Back To WorkGov. Wolf vetoed parts of an overdue state budget, but freed up $23.3 billion in funding this morning.
Governor Weighs Action On Republican Budget He Doesn't LikeWith the holidays, taxpayers can be forgiven for not knowing exactly what is going on in this budget stalemate between Governor Tom Wolf and the Republican-controlled legislature.
Turzai Adjourns House; Senate Abandons Compromise, Adopting Republican Budget PlanPennsylvania state government's 6-month-old budget stalemate is crumbling, but disagreements remain as lawmakers rush to approve bipartisan budget legislation before Christmas.
Votes Signal Breakthrough In Pennsylvania Budget StalemateGov. Tom Wolf is blaming House Republican leaders for Pennsylvania state government's nearly record-long budget stalemate ahead of another battle over what kind of spending plan the GOP-controlled House of Representatives will support.
Burgettstown Schools Vote To Borrow $4M To Continue Operating During Budget ImpasseBurgettstown Area School District voted on Monday to borrow $4 million so it can continue to operate in the midst of the state budget impasse.
House Kills Pension Bill, Leaving Budget Deal In TattersA proposal to revamp Pennsylvania's two large public-sector pension systems was defeated overwhelmingly Saturday in the state House, collapsing a deal to solve the state's 6-month-old budget impasse.