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Nuclear Bailouts Will Increase Your Electricity Bills. Take Action Today

By at April 16, 2019 | 11:21 am | 0 Comment

At least half a billion dollars in higher electricity bills EVERY YEAR. That’s the price tag of House Bill 11, the nuclear bailout bill, introduced in March. This bailout would significantly increase consumer electricity prices, eliminate consumer choice and fundamentally change the way Pennsylvania’s competitive energy markets operate. Sign up to send this petition to […]

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DiSanto Public Pension Forfeiture Bill Sent to Governor

By at March 26, 2019 | 4:45 pm | 0 Comment

Harrisburg – Legislation introduced by State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) to ensure that public employees who commit job-related felonies are stripped of their taxpayer-funded pension was approved by the Senate today with House amendments and is now on its way to the Governor’s desk. The Governor has ten days to act on the bill and has said […]

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PCN: Three Mile Island: Looking Back

By at March 19, 2019 | 4:59 pm | 0 Comment

PCN’s special series, “TMI Accident: 40 Years Later,” includes first-hand accounts from activists, journalists, industry officials, politicians and local residents. In one-on-one interviews, our guests shared their unique perspectives on the accident and the plant. In this series, I aimed to give people a thorough understanding about what happened beyond the timeline and about the […]

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Boy and Island: Reading & Presentation by Andrew Hurst

By at March 10, 2019 | 10:52 pm | 0 Comment

Boy and Island: Reading & Presentation by Andrew Hurst

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Boy and Island Reading & Presentation by Andrew Hurst Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 7:30pm Tattered Flag Brewery 1 S Union St, Middletown, PA 17057 Please join artist and Middletown native, Andrew Hurst, for a special event to mark the 40th anniversary of the Three Mile Island (T.M.I.) accident and preview material from his […]

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TMI 40th Anniversary Press packet: TMI-Alert

By at March 10, 2019 | 10:46 pm | 0 Comment

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Rock the Capital Sues the Legislative Audit Advisory Commission for Violating the Sunshine Act

By at January 22, 2019 | 10:38 pm | 0 Comment

Rock the Capital Sues the Legislative Audit Advisory Commission for Violating the Sunshine Act

Cover Letter Analysis: Pennsylvania’s Sunshine Act (Open Meetings’ Law) The Legislative Audit Advisory Commission Enclosure: Legislative Audit Advisory Commission Accepts Audit of General Assembly’s 2018 Finances     Photo credit: 6SN7

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Gregorry Jaczko: Author, Confessions of a Rogue Nuclear Regulator

By at January 20, 2019 | 6:28 pm | 0 Comment

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Legislature sitting on $137.9 million surplus – enough to cover four months of expenses, auditor says

By at January 5, 2019 | 4:57 pm | 0 Comment

The state’s legislative branch closed the books on the 2017-18 fiscal year sitting on a $137.9 million financial cushion, according to an audit released on Thursday. This latest annual review of legislative spending approved by the Legislative Audit Advisory Commission shows the size of the legislative surplus grew from the $94.9 million left over at […]

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Follow The Money

By at January 5, 2019 | 4:55 pm | 0 Comment

The nonpartisan, nonprofit National Institute on Money in Politics promotes an accountable democracy by compiling comprehensive campaign-donor, lobbyist, and other information from government disclosure agencies nationwide and making it freely available at FollowTheMoney.org.

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Legislative Audit Advisory Commission Accepts Audit of General Assembly’s 2018 Finances

By at January 5, 2019 | 4:48 pm | 0 Comment

The bicameral, bipartisan Legislative Audit Advisory Commission, chaired by Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland), today voted to accept the audit report of the Pennsylvania General Assembly’s finances for the 2017-18 fiscal year as conducted by an independent certified public accounting firm. Download PDF

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