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Pa. Legislators Enjoy 12-Week Break From Harrisburg

Pennsylvania has the largest full-time state legislature in the nation — the second highest paid in the country — and here’s another distinction — it takes one of the longest legislative breaks every summer.


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Pa. General Assembly Approves State Budget

Pennsylvania’s General Assembly has signed off a nearly $27.2 billion budget.


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State Rep. Introduces Bill To Ban Teachers Strikes In Pa.

State Rep. Daryl Metcalfe, R-Cranberry Township, says it’s time to ban teacher strikes in Pennsylvania and he and other legislators have a bill to do just that.


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Group: Lawmakers Not Asked To Sacrifice In Corbett’s Budget

During Governor Corbett’s budget address on Tuesday, he made a strong case that state employees, including public school employees, must step up to share the burden that average taxpayers have endured.



Corbett To Face State’s Problems As Governor

After the high of winning a big election is over, the reality of governing a very big state in difficult economic times with a huge budget deficit and lots of different critics is enough to […]