The House will meet on December 9, 10,11, 16, 17 & 18.
The Senate will meet on December 3, 4, 9, 10 & 11.
The automatic pay raise or the Cost of Living Adjustment (“COLA”)… Read the rest[...read more]
At the time New Jersey established a ban on fracking, it seemed symbolic, much like the moratorium in Vermont, which has no economically recoverable natural gas; the Marcellus Shale, primarily in New York and Pennsylvania, doesn’t extend into New Jersey.… Read the rest[...read more]
The Dallago campaign sent out two mailers on Saturday, November 2, 2013.
One mailer came from the Better Government Pa Political Action Committee based in Bressler and operated by Mike Musser. That was the fourth mailer from this PAC… Read the rest[...read more]
Well before most Pennsylvania residents were aware of a natural gas industry north of the Gulf of Mexico, it was taking root in the Commonwealth. “Fracking Pennsylvania: Flirting with Disaster,” by Walter M. Brasch, is the story of that enterprise.… Read the rest[...read more]
PA Supreme Court Chief Justice Castille accepts $50,000 political contribution from Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association PAC
Pennsylvania State Supreme Court Chief Justice Ronald Castille in recent weeks accepted a $50,000 contribution from the political action committee of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, according to state campaign finance records.
The Committee for a Better Tomorrow, the PAC… Read the rest[...read more]
Two Pennsylvania legislators who have taken money from—and enthusiastically supported—the natural gas industry have teamed up to now praise coal.
State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-Williamsport), chair of the Environmental Resource and Energy Committee, and Rep. Tim Solobay (D-Canonsburg, Pa.) are… Read the rest[...read more]
Coalition Forming to Challenge Corbett Administration’s Harrisburg Bailout Plans Involving LCSWMA Incinerator Purchase
Citizens dissatisfied with the Corbett administration’s plan to bailout Harrisburg are planning to oppose it in court.
Corbett’s receiver released the so-called “Harrisburg Strong” plan on August 26. It was ratified by Harrisburg city council this Monday, September 16, amid… Read the rest[...read more]
Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority (LCSWMA) CEO Jim Warner faced tough questions at Harrisburg city council meeting Thursday night.
The council meeting was held to consider the city receiver’s plan to sell the Harrisburg incinerator to the Lancaster authority.… Read the rest[...read more]