U.S. Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pennsylvania) has taken the unusual step of involving himself in the state legislative battle over “paycheck protection” by asking Republican leadership in the General Assembly to refuse to consider the measure.
There were two new faces at Philadelphia’s School Reform Commission meeting Thursday evening: Bill Green and Farah Jimenez.
Pennsylvania state Rep. Gene DiGirolamo may be the most popular Republican in the Pennsylvania House — among Democrats, that is. The 63-year-old Bucks County resident is a consistent vote for labor union positions, and has contested most major legislation backed by the GOP majority and Republican Gov. Tom Corbett. DiGirolamo not only votes against reform measures, he […]
The Republican Party of Pennsylvania approved a resolution supporting two paycheck protection bills currently in the state legislature.
Berks County Commissioners today passed a motion supporting paycheck protection legislation in the state legislature.
Simon Campbell believes the commonwealth’s 2009 Right to Know Law is being destroyed by the manner in which the Office of Open Records (OOR) is administering it, and he wants new leadership at its helm. “The OOR of 2009 – that fledgling new entity that citizens could rely on to get fair treatment against the […]
Gov. Tom Corbett today unveiled to the General Assembly a budget blueprint that balances the commonwealth’s books without raising taxes.
Lehigh County Commissioners last week approved a motion calling on County Executive Tom Muller to remove automatic dues deductions from union contracts in any upcoming negotiations.
Luzerne County homeowners will see their property taxes rise 8 percent this year thanks to labor unions.