Posts Tagged: Pennsylvania budget

It Should Have Been Unanimous

December 15, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life, Politics | Tags: , , , , , ,

SB 732, the common sense bill to require abortion centers in Pennsylvania to meet the same health and safety standards required of all outpatient surgery centers, passed the State House and Senate overwhelmingly this week. This action comes about 11 … Read more

Can PA taxpayer’s afford “revenue enhancement”?

June 16, 2009 | 2 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

“We cannot afford to roll back services and pass those costs on to local property taxpayers” – Sharon Ward Director – Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center

Ed. note: A “revenue enhancement” = TAX!

Unfortunately for the average citizen, if that … Read more

Tax-Protest Rally in Harrisburg

June 9, 2009 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , , ,

This morning at 10 a.m. a combination of Pennsylvania state representatives, state senators, political groups, and concerned citizens gathered in the Capital Rotunda to protest against the Governor’s proposed tax increase.  State Rep. Daryl Metcalfe spoke at the beginning and … Read more

Rendell’s State Budget: This Ain’t Your Family’s Budget!

February 7, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

The governor’s proposed budget contains at least three lessons on how NOT to make a family household budget:

1. Do not plan to spend more than you have.

2. Do not steal from your neighbors repeatedly over the next year … Read more