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Presented by the Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy

For the weeks of September 18 and 25, 2017

Funding for various transportation projects in Pennsylvania is discussed with Bob Latham of the ...

Posted on 18 September 2017 Keep Reading...

Congressional Budget Gimmickry

Back from its extended summer vacation, America’s part-time Congress prolonged a budget crunch. In December, the body will undoubtedly victimize taxpayers using the same gimmickry legislators have exploited for years.

Congress employs “baseline budgeting,” ...

Posted on 18 September 2017 Keep Reading...

PA's Transportation Funding Ironies

(September 18, 2017)--Summary: In July an Allegheny Institute blog pointed out the irony and poor public policy arrangement of using a tax on wholesale gasoline to provide funding for building Turnpike roadways while at the same time having the Turnpike provide funding for mass transit. This ...

Posted on 18 September 2017 Keep Reading...

PA Pro-Life Federation News

ONLINE NEWS
September 18, 2017

Victory--Abortion Center Closes

The embattled Hillcrest Women’s Medical Center has shut its doors. Government sources have confirmed that Hillcrest has voluntarily relinquished its license to operate as an abortion ...

Posted on 18 September 2017 Keep Reading...

House GOP Passes No Tax Hike Budget

HARRISBURG " Up against an unprecedented cash crunch, Republicans who control Pennsylvania's House of Representatives late Wednesday night approved a no-new-taxes borrowing package to help plug the state government's $2.2 billion budget gap.

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Posted on 14 September 2017 Keep Reading...

House Takes Stand for PA Taxpayers

Responsible Revenue Plan Taps Shadow Budget, Avoids Borrowing and Tax Increases

September 14, 2017, Harrisburg, Pa.�"Yesterday, House lawmakers passed a no-tax-hike, no-borrowing revenue plan that will close last year’s budget deficit and fill this ...

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More Deadly Than War

“Drug overdose deaths in 2016 in the United States most likely exceeded 59,000, the largest annual jump ever recorded in the United States,” according to “new data compiled from hundreds of health agencies,” reported Josh Katz in The New York Times on June 5, 2017 in “Drug Deaths in ...

Posted on 13 September 2017 Keep Reading...

Westmoreland Watchman

THE WESTMORELAND WATCHMAN
A PUBLICATION OF THE WESTMORELAND COUNTY CONSERVATIVE COALITION
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Posted on 13 September 2017 Keep Reading...

Church at Worst, Best

Churches are havens and shelters for needy humans. They contain no perfect specimens. Nevertheless, they are held to high standards and are embarrassed when their building doors are locked during a local crisis. Yet their mission goes on, and we would be most miserable without strong churches. For ...

Posted on 13 September 2017 Keep Reading...

Good News for Trial Lawyers, Bad News for Job Seekers

The U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform just announced its ranking of states’ legal climates and the news is not good for Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania ranks a lowly 38 out of 50 states when it comes to having a litigation climate that is conducive to job ...

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