Category Archives: News Post Summaries

News Posts, July 18, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Minor Parties Win Right to Challenge PA Election Code Fact of the Week: Since FY 2010, at Least 119 Important Human Needs Programs Have Been Cut, 99 by … Continue reading

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News Posts, July 11, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: How the Pennsylvania Budget Will Affect Children New Report: Addressing the Need for More Federal Revenue To Fix Our Roads, We Need to Repair the Potholes in the … Continue reading

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News Posts, July 3, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Facts on Marcellus Shale Jobs and Taxes Pennsylvania Lutheran Synods Call for Repeal of “Fracking Loopholes” Helping Low-Income Families by Bringing Programs Together: Lessons from the Work Support … Continue reading

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News Posts, June 27, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Media Statement – House Passes David Copperfield Budget Pennsylvania Instructed Its Employees to Ignore Residents Sickened by Drilling Attitudes Toward Poverty Show Dramatic Change PA Bills to ‘Green … Continue reading

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News Posts, June 20, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Bill to Expand State Housing Trust Fund Moves Forward 1.17 Million Children in U.S. Survive on $2 per Day or Less Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: How the Performance … Continue reading

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News Posts, June 6, 2014

  Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: More on Recently Released Beyond Poverty Report—Next Steps Choosing to Remain Silent About the Dismantling of Urban Public Education Report: New PA Pension Plan a Step Backwards New … Continue reading

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News Posts, May 30, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Congress Requires Payment for Immigrant Detention Beds—Whether or Not They are Filled 75 Percent of Welfare Applications Denied Under New Pennsylvania Rules Leaving Homeless Person on the Streets: … Continue reading

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News Posts, May 9, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: New Analysis Finds Over a Million Workers From Every Part of Pennsylvania Would Benefit From a Minimum Wage Increase PA Residents Would Need to Work 96 Hours a … Continue reading

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News Posts, March 21, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Public Schools Need Nearly $200 Billion To Improve Facilities, Survey Finds Kansas School Funding Declared Unconstitutional By State Supreme Court College, Federal Financial Aid Increasingly Benefits The Rich … Continue reading

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News Posts, March 14, 2014

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Report on Impact of Emergency Unemployment Compensation Cut-Off The President’s 2015 Budget: Thoughtful Responses to Poverty Looking Beyond the Kinder, Gentler Budget (PA) Second Guessing a Life: US … Continue reading

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