Funds for low-income health insurance programs were diverted, the programs disbanded and that has left thousands in Pennsylvania with no assistance. On Tuesday, a Commonwealth Court judge declared unconstitutional a state law that siphoned money from the Adult Basic Health Care program into state coffers.
Jim Cawley is not exactly a household name yet, but the former Bucks County Commissioner is now the state’s lieutenant governor. He has become the governor’s point person on the Marcellus Shale industry.
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett defended his budget in Pittsburgh Friday.
Speculation is swirling around what Governor Tom Corbett will say when he announces this year’s state budget. A projected $3.4 billion deficit has the governor taking aim at some big budget cuts.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A state-run health insurance program that insures thousands of people in this region comes to an end at midnight. And it could be the first of many state budget cuts pushed by […]
UNIONTOWN (KDKA) — The Corbett administration killed plans for a new 2,000-bed $200 million prison in Fayette County. The reason was partly because of economics. The administration put out a statement saying it would not […]
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Reacting to a KDKA Investigation into unused office space leased in downtown Pittsburgh by the state, a spokesman for Governor Tom Corbett calls it a “terrible deal for taxpayers.” With Auditor General […]