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PA House GOP Leader: Budget Talks "Progressing Nicely"

by Tony Romeo

HARRISBURG (CBS) — Mid-way through June, positive signs abound as the Republican-controlled legislature and Democratic Governor Tom Wolf attempt to avoid the paralysis that gripped last year’s state budget process. 158 more words


Gov. Wolf Still Reviewing Budget Legislation

By Tony Romeo

HARRISBURG (CBS) — Governor Wolf says at the request of legislative Democratic leaders, he is holding off action for another day on budget legislation sent to him last week. 165 more words


Pennsylvania House Democrats Block Funding For Temple, State-related Universities

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — Democrats in the state House have, for now, blocked bills that would approve funding for Temple, Lincoln and other state-related universities as the battle over the state budget continues. 127 more words


Pennsylvania is Failing in Philly Public Schools... so, close schools ?

The Pennsylvania Senate’s effort to amend the State School Code (H.B. 530), is part of the wrangling in backrooms  over our State Budget.   1,028 more words

Childhood Trauma

"State budget tardy for beginning of school year, and that hurts Pennsylvania students: Nathan Mains"

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This August 24, 2015 article on the PennLive.com website talks about the potential impact the late budget will have on schools in Pennsylvania.


Child Welfare Agencies Call On Wolf To Expand Funding During Budget Impasse

By Jim Melwert

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — It’s now seven weeks that Pennsylvania has been without a budget, and agencies that rely on state funding are starting to sweat. 187 more words


School Officials Voice Concern Over Lack Of State Budget As Summer Break Winds Down

By Jim Melwert

LANSDOWNE, Pa. (CBS) — Summer vacation is almost over for students across the Delaware Valley. But as schools get ready to open their doors, there is still no budget from Harrisburg. 274 more words