FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 29, 2016
Revised Pension Estimate for Rep. Mark Cohen
Rock the Capital learned last night that the formula used to project Mr. Cohen’s pension used a 1.25% multiplier rather than… Read the rest[...read more]
Enclosed please find data relating to the projected pension pay out to Rep. Mark Cohen (D-Philadelphia) who was defeated on April 26, 2016. Rock The Capital filed Right to Know requests with the State Employees’ Retirement System (“SERS”) on Wednesday,… Read the rest[...read more]
COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA
Dept. of Environmental Protection
Commonwealth News Bureau
Room 308, Main Capitol Building
Harrisburg PA., 17120
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
by A. Sniveling Malcontent
Recently Harrisburg denizens heard the early sounds of discontent about the way legislative and Congressional districts are drawn every 10 years after the national census. Our current system, approved by voters following the… Read the rest[...read more]
Central Dauphin School District (CDSD) to Host Drugs 101 Program at CD Middle School on April 12 at 6:00 p.m.
The Central Dauphin School District is hosting the Drugs 101 Presentation on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in the auditorium of Central Dauphin Middle School.
The Drugs 101 Program is a presentation for parents and… Read the rest[...read more]
This display represents a visual accounting of four failures:
First, there is constitutional delinquency. Borrowing against the pensions, forbidden by our constitution, has been the defacto policy of Pennsylvania’s state government since 2003;
Second, as the credit rating downgrades have… Read the rest[...read more]
- Fact: Fifteen years ago Governor Ridge signed into law Act 9 with overwhelming support from the legislature.
- Fact: The legislation did not provide a revenue mechanism to fund increased benefits.
- Fact: Act 9 is not going to be repealed,
February 17, 2016
For Immediate Release
Pennsylvania Pension Debt Clock to be Unveiled in Harrisburg
HARRISBURG—Pennsylvania’s growing pension debt for its State Employees Retirement System (SERS) and its Public School Employees Retirement… Read the rest[...read more]