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Up In Smoke

There is an $80,000,000 budget gap in the school district of Philadelphia. There is no money for anything. I have mentioned the big ticket item – the school police officer, or lack thereof. 250 more words

Rant

Court Radio: State Legislation-Cigarette Tax 9/28/2014

Check out this great show on Philadelphia’s newly passed cigarette tax and other state legislation featuring special guest PA State Representative, Jordan Harris, 186th Dist. Listeners also called in with their legal questions for Dean Weitzman. 22 more words

My Philly Lawyer

Court Radio: State Legislation-Cigarette Tax 9/28/2014

Check out this great show on Philadelphia’s newly passed cigarette tax and other state legislation featuring special guest PA State Representative, Jordan Harris, 186th Dist. Listeners also called in with their legal questions for Dean Weitzman. 22 more words

My Philly Lawyer

Court Radio: State Legislation-Cigarette Tax 9/28/2014

Check out this great show on Philadelphia’s newly passed cigarette tax and other state legislation featuring special guest PA State Representative, Jordan Harris, 186th Dist. Listeners also called in with their legal questions for Dean Weitzman. 22 more words

State Senate passes bill to fund Philly schools

The state Senate this afternoon passed HB 1177, which will provide additional funding for the School District of Philadelphia by implementing a $2 tax on cigarette sales in Philadelphia. 281 more words

General Assembly

Senate OKs Philadelphia Schools Cigarette Tax Measure

By Tony Romeo

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — After hanging in limbo all summer long, the state Senate – on the first day of fall – has finally sent a bill to Governor Tom Corbett that will authorize a $2 per pack tax on cigarettes to raise desperately need cash for Philadelphia schools. 201 more words

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