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Every year the Legislature budgets more taxpayer money than it needs, and creates an artificial surplus which it refunds to itself. The unspent funds from the “non-lapsing” accounts roll-over into discretionary slush funds.
According to last year’s audit, the slush… Read the rest[...read more]
Everybody hates property taxes. On that we can agree. But the current proposal floating around Harrisburg is more onerous than property taxes, and would actually increase taxes.
The Property Tax Independence Act will be introduced in the Senate. This proposal… Read the rest[...read more]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JANUARY 17, 2017
GENE STILP 717-829-5600
ERIC EPSTEIN 717-635-8615
STATE REFORM ADVOCATES ASK NEW ATTORNEY GENERAL SHAPIRO TO INVESTIGATE THE KATHLEEN KANE, STACY PARKS MILLER, BRUCE CASTOR CONNECTIONS
In a letter dated September 17, 2017, … Read the rest[...read more]
Carolyn Comitta has been Mayor of West Chester since January of 2010. Her second term is over at the end of 2017. When folks have asked Mayor Comitta about the process for replacing her as Mayor, she has stated that… Read the rest[...read more]
A. Lane Used Furniture store had been in business since 1926, and operated by four generations of family members. I was the last proprietor.
The anchor of the store was Gene Fievish. Known as Lane, Gene was a Harrisburg institution,… Read the rest[...read more]
A link has been postulated between the specific use of the triple MMR vaccine and the rise of childhood autism. Though very considerable research has shown there to be no connection, some people continue to believe in such a link… Read the rest[...read more]
Harrisburg, PA – The Interdenominational Ministers Conference (IMC) of Harrisburg, will hold a Spiritual Healing Worship Service for Veterans and Military Families from 11:00 am –1 pm, Saturday, October 1, 2016, at Bethany AME Church, 912 S. 21st Street, Harrisburg,… Read the rest[...read more]
by Jeff Coleman and Eric Epstein
In one moment, corrupt and scandal-tainted political characters are cutting ribbons for highways, bridges, and community centers, named in their honor by colleagues and beneficiaries of benevolence.
The state Capitol is a mausoleum for… Read the rest[...read more]
2016-2017 Enacted Budget, General Fund State Appropriations[...read more]