Category Archives: News Post Summaries

News Posts, March 27, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Politically Active Corporations Spend Billions on Lobbying and Campaign Contributions Senate Democrats Consider Raising Their Minimum Wage Proposal to $12 Two-Generational Strategies Can Help Fathers, Too High Number … Continue reading

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News Posts, March 20, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Robert Putnam’s New Book Makes Us See the Invisible Dynamics of Widening Inequality The Agenda to Raise America’s Pay What Do You Need to Earn to Be in the … Continue reading

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News Posts, March 13, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Debate Continues over ESEA and Federal Education Budget Gov. Wolf’s Cyber Charter Reform Plan Would Help Public School Students Why Do So Few College Students Want to Be Teachers? The … Continue reading

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News Posts, March 6, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Summary & Highlights of Gov. Wolf’s 2015-16 Budget Proposal Environment is a Winner in Wolf’s Budget Governor’s Budget Good for Public Education Campaign for Fair Education Funding Releases … Continue reading

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News Posts, February 20, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Hot Off the Press! The Hill: Obama to Seek Emergency Order Restarting Immigration Programs Texas v. United States: The Federal District Court Decision Regarding the DACA and DAPA … Continue reading

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News Posts, February 6, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: A Wage-Less and Income-Less Recovery for PA’s 99 Percent—New Study: Top 1% Only Group to See Income Gains Since 2009 Making Work Pay Coalition Forms to Help Working … Continue reading

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News Posts, January 23, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: No Child Left Behind Has Not Worked. Why? PA Fails Low-Income Preschoolers Majority of U.S. Public School Students Are in Poverty 50,000 More in Affluent Classrooms, Ten Times Less … Continue reading

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News Posts, January 9, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Study Endorses Preschool for Low Income Kids Update on Health of Chesapeake Bay: Fragile

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News Posts, November 14, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: The Big US/China Climate Deal: What It Is, and What It Isn’t Cutting Taxes Doesn’t Spur Economic Growth State Sued Over School Funding Defining School Accountability: Test-and-Punish or … Continue reading

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News Posts, October 31, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Coalition Forms for Fair Education Funding How Pennsylvania Can Save Money by Investing in Pre-K Daniel Denvir Explains Why Cutting Health Care Benefits for Philly Teachers Will Hurt Schools … Continue reading

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