State Rep. Calls On State To Help Financially-Troubled Penn Hills School DistrictPenn Hills School District sent a shockwave through through the area earlier this week, approving a budget of nearly $94 million.
KDKA Investigates: Tax Season Con Artists Ramping Up ScamsIt's tax season and you may be getting a call from someone saying they're from the IRS. If you do, don't believe them, it's a scam.
Senate Moves Pennsylvania Budget Fight Into House's CourtThe Pennsylvania Senate sprinted through hundreds of pages of just-unveiled budget legislation Thursday, handing it back to the House Republican majority and all but ensuring that a five-month stalemate that is crippling social services agencies would blow into next week.
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.
Local Arts Community Speaks Out Against Proposed Ticket TaxCall it a ticket tax -- a seven percent sales tax on tickets you purchase to any of Pittsburgh's performing arts -- the ballet, the symphony, the opera, dance, musical events, or a favorite play.
House Begins Debate On Wolf's Proposal To Tax Income, DrillingGov. Tom Wolf's tax proposal is being debated in the state House of Representatives in the first-term Democrat's effort to break Pennsylvania's 3-month-old budget impasse.
AP: Wolf's Plan Seeks Higher Income, Drilling TaxesGov. Tom Wolf wants a half-point increase in the state's personal income tax and a new extraction tax on natural gas drilling in an effort to solve the state's 3-month-old budget impasse, according to an administration document obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press.
Wolf Veto Message Outlines Reasons He Rejected GOP's BudgetPennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's veto message to state lawmakers says the budget they've just sent him doesn't spend enough on education and will make the state's deficit worse.
House To Consider Changes To Pa. Public Sector Pension PlansProposals to move Pennsylvania's newly hired public school employees and state workers into a 401(k)-style retirement plan and to privatize liquor sales faced state lawmakers Monday, less than two days before the annual budget deadline.
State House Republicans Push Wolf Taxes To Unanimous DefeatA measure combining all of Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's proposed tax increases went down unanimously Monday in the state House, but Republicans and Democrats had much different reasons for voting against it.
Gov. Wolf Wants To Tax Lottery Winnings Over $600If you've ever won any money in the Pennsylvania Lottery, you already know that those winnings are not subject to Pennsylvania's 3.07 percent income tax.
Governor Optimistic That Property Tax Relief Is On Its WayGov. Tom Wolf was back in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, this time to meet with Pittsburgh School District educators at Roosevelt Elementary School in Carrick.