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January 5, 2016
Representative Mark Keller
Chairman, Legislative Audit Advisory Commission
Room 108, Ryan Office Building
P.O. Box 202086
Harrisburg, PA 17120-2086
Dear Chairman Keller:
In recent years, Pennsylvania citizens have… Read the rest[...read more]
Group Proposes Solutions to Avoid Future Impasses
December 29, 2015
(Harrisburg) – Rock the Capital released a state by state comparison of budget data that includes the following:
- Target date for passing the budget.
by Andrew Staub
Gov. Tom Wolf campaigned on a promise he’d be a “different kind of governor,” but his most recent nomination raised concerns that political patronage is afoot.
Wolf late Friday afternoon announced he had nominated Michael Newsome, a… Read the rest[...read more]
PPL Electric Utilities negotiated a settlement with advocates and interest groups who intervened in the Company’s rate case.
In March, PPL sought to increase the total bill for a residential customer using 1,000 kilowatt-hours per month by 6.9%, or $10.19… Read the rest[...read more]
On September 26, 2005 an angry crowd greeted legislators who were returning from their summer hiatus following their July 7, 2:00 am stick up of taxpayers. Parking spots were nameless, petitions organized by Bob Durgin draped the Capitol steps, and… Read the rest[...read more]
On July 7, 2005, the legislature suspended democracy, the Governor looked the other way and the judiciary went on moral recess.
On July 7, 2015, the legislature is locked in a budget stalemate with the Governor, and the judiciary’s standing… Read the rest[...read more]
This data is based on “the stock of proved reserves of crude oil in barrels (“bbl”). Proved reserves are those quantities of petroleum which, by analysis of geological and engineering data, can be estimated with a high degree of confidence… Read the rest[...read more]
• Never leave children or pets alone in enclosed vehicles.
• Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids, even if you do not feel thirsty. Avoid drinks with caffeine or alcohol.
• Avoid extreme temperature changes.
• Wear loose-fitting, lightweight,… Read the rest[...read more]
#1 Clayton Kershaw
2015 Earnings: $31.2 million
Salary: $30 million
#2 Jon Lester
2015 Earnings: $30.4 million
Salary: $30 million
#3 Justin Verlander
2015 Earnings: $28.5 million
Salary: $28 million
#4 Robinson Cano
2015 Earnings: $27.5 million
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10. Cold Mountain (2003)
9. The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
8. Gone With the Wind (1939)
7. Shenandoah (1965)
6. The Red Badge of Courage (1951)
5. Gods and Generals (2003)
4. North and South (1985)
3. An Occurrence at… Read the rest[...read more]