Gov. Wolf Puts Down Markers For Signing Short-Term Spending BillGov. Tom Wolf appears to be no mood to break an 11-week-old budget stalemate by signing onto a short-term spending plan that Republican lawmakers are preparing to advance.
"Quiet Crisis" As Pennsylvania's Budget Stalemate Grinds OnPennsylvania state government's budget season is typically hectic, with raucous rallies echoing through the Pennsylvania Capitol, lobbyists packing the corridors and top lawmakers and governor's aides rushing to closed-door meetings.
House Defeats GOP Bid To Override Parts Of Wolf Budget VetoPennsylvania's budget impasse remained firmly in place Tuesday after the Republican majority failed during hours of debate to persuade Democrats during a series of 14 votes to override any portion of Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's budget veto.
Gov. Wolf & GOP Leaders Continue To Battle Over BudgetOn Tuesday, Gov. Tom Wolf joined "The KDKA Morning News" with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about the state budget and how negations with Republican leadership are going.
Budget Impasse Will Start To Hurt, Says House Majority LeaderAs Pennsylvania enters its fourth week without a state budget, it's only a matter of days before the hurt from the impasse will start to be felt locally.
In Pittsburgh, Wolf Seeks Public Help To Get Budget Through HarrisburgGovernor Tom Wolf pressed the flesh with North Hills school officials as he worked to distinguish his state budget proposal from the Republican budget he vetoed.
Wolf Claims He Will Inherit $2 Billion Budget DeficitCharles Zogby, Gov. Tom Corbett's budget secretary, acknowledged on Wednesday a shortfall in revenues and unexpected expenses in the current budget, shortfalls that the Corbett administration says require additional adjustment
Corbett Signs Budget, Vetoes Legislative FundingGov. Tom Corbett is vetoing millions of dollars from the Legislature's budget and urging lawmakers to make a new effort to address public-sector pensions.
GOP's Patchwork $29.1B Budget Speeds Toward VotesPennsylvania state lawmakers are preparing for more votes as they try to advance an approximately $29.1 billion spending plan for the new fiscal year that's nearly here.
Previewing Gov. Corbett's Budget ProposalExecutive Director of The Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center Sharon Ward joins KDKA Radio's Johnna Pro to discuss what they expect to see from Gov. Tom Corbett's 2013-14 spending plan.
Pitt Announces Tuition Increases After State Funding CutsThe University of Pittsburgh announced their operating budget for the current fiscal year and the news is not good for students.
Pitt Students Rally Against Proposed Education CutsStudents, faculty and university employees are among those that gathered on the University of Pittsburgh campus Wednesday for a rally against Gov. Tom Corbett’s proposed budget cuts to education.