Category Archives: News Post Summaries

News Posts, April 1, 2016

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Gov. Wolf Should Veto Hidden Tax Increase That Could Hike Water Rates by Hundreds of Millions An Explanation of Our Infographic, “Especially for Poor Districts, Drastic Corbett Education … Continue reading

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News Posts, March 24, 2016

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Wolf to Allow Republican Budget to Become Law, Warns of Looming Crisis Huge Victory for American Consumers: Senate Rejects DARK Act EQAT, POWER Join to Push PECO to … Continue reading

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News Posts, March 18, 2016

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Immigration Fact Check: Undocumented Immigrants Already Paying Billions in State/Local Taxes Bipartisan Team of Senators and Representatives Launches Major Redistricting Reform Effort What Could We Do with $695 … Continue reading

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News Posts, February 26, 2016

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Move over Budget Impasse: Supreme Court Hamstrings School Districts National “Broader, BOLDER Approach to Education” Campaign Re-Launches This Week How Finland Broke Every Rule – And Created A Top … Continue reading

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News Posts, February 19, 2016

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: PBPC Releases Full Analysis of Governor Wolf’s Proposed 2016-17 Budget The Crucial Element of Criminal Justice Reform That Nobody Is Talking About You Know About Flint—But Did You … Continue reading

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News Posts, February 12, 2016

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Wage Theft Is an Epidemic. Here’s How We Can Help Fix It The Impact of Raising the Minimum Wage to $10.10 on the State Budget What Would a … Continue reading

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News Posts, February 5, 2016

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Spending In Nation’s Schools Falls Again, With Wide Variation Across States What Will Poverty Sprawl Mean For School Districts? Climate Change Threatening Pennsylvania Wildlife Read PBPC Analysis of … Continue reading

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News Posts, January 29, 2016

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Despite Recovery, Prosperity Remains Out of Reach for Millions of American Families Philadelphia Passes Resolution Condemning ICE Raids Our Fading Understanding of the Common Good National Religious Organization Applauds … Continue reading

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News Posts, January 22, 2016

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: New Extreme in Inequality Crisis as 62 People Own as Much as Poorest Half American Parents and Children Living on $2-a-Day—With Food Stamps but No Cash Roughly 25 Percent … Continue reading

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News Posts, January 15, 2016

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: The Steep Costs of Keeping Juveniles in Adult Prison Segregation Reduction Project Report: Pennsylvania Stop Blaming Public Schools for Jobless Economy How Much Do We Hate Our Children? Science … Continue reading

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