For the second year in a row the Department of Labor and Industry has made downward benchmark revisions to the establishment payroll employment data for the Pittsburgh region, altering the jobs picture as portrayed in the numbers originally released the … Continue reading →
After the Commonwealth Court rejected the arguments made from several plaintiffs over school funding in PA, the case has been appealed to the state’s highest court for a remedy. The Commonwealth Court’s decision said that the issue is one for … Continue reading →
The Institute commented over the weekend about differing pay levels at school districts in western Pennsylvania. A 2010 Policy Brief looked at teacher compensation in comparison to other professions and found something interesting regarding hourly pay. What was it?