by Richard Dreyfuss
CalSTRS – the California counterpart to PSERS is lowering their annual assumed investment rate-of-return from 7.5% to 7%. CalSTRS has about 4X the assets under management compared to PSERS.
Note the observation that using 7.25%, the California… Read the rest[...read more]
State officials in both political parties have done little to better the economic standing of average Pennsylvanians, even while they accept generous cost-of-living increases, further insulating themselves from the economic hardships felt by their voters.
As we approach the spring… Read the rest[...read more]
Stilp Files Additional Disciplinary Charges Against Kane Before Supreme Court Disciplinary Board and Requests “Full Disbarment” of Kathleen Kane in Light of Additional Criminal Charges
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 8, 2015
Report Released Documenting Marine Destruction and Pollution of Cape Cod Bay by Entergy’s Pilgrim Nuclear:
Regulators should terminate Pilgrim’s Clean Water Act permit
Contacts: Meg Sheehan,… Read the rest[...read more]
By Andrew Staub | PA Independent
Pennsylvania lawmakers last summer passed a patchwork spending plan that contributed to a credit rating downgrade and exacerbated a budget shortfall expected to top $2 billion this year.
Yet at the time… Read the rest[...read more]
Many of us thought measles had been eradicated. I thought the disease was a menacing health threat confined to remote areas of the globe. After all, the United States declared that measles was eliminated in 2000. However, measles can be … Read the rest[...read more]
February 23, 2015
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,… Read the rest[...read more]
1) He had a title.
2) He had a name plate.
3) He lives in Camp Hill.
4) He receives a pension.
5) He had a parking space.
6) Senator Folmer says so.
7) Governor Corbett says so.
8) Penn… Read the rest[...read more]