In the Spotlight

  • Overtime Déjà vu at PAT

    October 2006: An article in a Pittsburgh newspaper revealed the top earners at the Port Authority (PAT) and noted that in addition to the salaries for top administrators, there were several operators who were able to work enough overtime to … Continue reading

Today's Blog

  • Pittsburgh’s Free School Lunches

    Pittsburgh schools will be offering free lunches to everyone this fall. This on top of free breakfasts.  What’s next? Free dinners and snacks? The first thing to observe is that these free lunches are not free. They are courtesy of … Continue reading

Taxpayer Q&A

  • A New Act 47?

    An article late last week dealt with changes that could be coming from the state as it pertains to communities in Act 47.  These proposed changes come from research and analysis on the statute as recent as this past April.  … Continue reading