Pennsylvania Lawmakers Try Anew To Overhaul Public PensionsRepublican lawmakers in the Pennsylvania Legislature launched a new push Tuesday night to overhaul benefits in Pennsylvania's two large public pension systems as the state grapples with tens of billions of dollars in pension debt.
Senate Tries To Forge Ahead Amid 11th-Hour Budget ClashLawmakers are trickling back into the Capitol for another day of work in an 11th-hour clash over a deal to end Pennsylvania's 5-month-old budget stalemate.
Corbett Heads Back To Classroom After PoliticsTom Corbett is stepping out of politics and back into the classroom.
McCaffery Gets Generous Pension With ResignationThe resignation of state Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery won't come cheap to the taxpayers of Pennsylvania.
Corbett Says Pension Crisis And Property Taxes Are Key Campaign Issue Gov. Tom Corbett is using the resources of his office and his campaign to press for legislation to curb future public pension costs by paring back benefits.
Newsradio 1020 KDKA Editorial: Pension ReformThe following KDKA editorial is discussing how many Pennsylvania townships, boroughs, and municipalities are at risk of bankruptcy.
Former Police Chief Harper Sentenced To 18 Months In PrisonFormer Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper has been sentenced to 18 months in prison after pleading guilty to conspiracy and tax evasion charges.
Corbett Proposes 2014 Budget Amidst Criticism From DemocratsIt's been a tough three years, Gov. Tom Corbett told legislators, but he's putting Pennsylvania on the right track.
Sandusky Appears In Court Over Pension BattleJerry Sandusky appeared in court Tuesday during an ongoing battle about his pension being forfeited in the wake of a conviction for molesting young boys in 2012.
Sandusky To Fight For Nearly $5K Monthly Pension PaymentsThe issue is Jerry Sandusky's monthly pension that added up to $4,600 per month and he received it starting in 1999 when he retired from Penn State.
State Pension Fund Chairman Plans To Resign The chairman of Pennsylvania's $26.5 billion state employee pension system said Monday he is stepping down, partly because of state Treasurer Rob McCord's criticism of the handling of allegations of possible misconduct against its chief investment officer.
Harper To Lose $63,000 Pension For Guilty PleaPittsburgh's police pension fund says a former chief who pleaded guilty in a corruption case will lose a $63,000 pension.