In two days we celebrate America’s 239th birthday, certainly a joyous occasion. But we have to wonder: why are the ideals put forth in the Declaration of Independence so lacking in public policy in Pennsylvania? This Brief, “Chains Around the … Continue reading →
The board of the Port Authority approved operating and capital budgets for the 2015-16 fiscal year and, based on a 2014 Policy Brief that examined the estimated amounts the Authority could expect to receive under Act 89 transportation funding, the … Continue reading →
Thus starts the fiscal year–maybe. Longstanding issues like liquor store privatization, state pension reform, and property tax shifts are in the mix, but what will happen? Could we see a repeat of the 2009 stalemate?