There was a lot not to like in Governor Wolf's first budget address. For the most part, it was a wish list of higher taxes and more government spending. The Governor wants to increase the sales tax from 6 percent to 6.6 percent. On top of that, he is proposing a 20 percent increase in the personal ...
There has been much discussion about the invalidity of the Common Core assessments. There has been next to none about the fact that it is easily possible to use both the content and the scoring of these assessments improperly.
A few examples will ...
For Immediate Release:
March 5, 2015
Contact: Doug Sachtleben
Club for Growth PAC to Sestak: You Still Have a Record
Club for Growth President David McIntosh: "Joe Sestak is a big government liberal who took every ...
For Immediate Release: March 3, 2015
Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
Toomey Reaction to Prime Minister Netanyahu's Speech To Congress
Washington, D.C. - U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) made the following statement after ...
(March 3, 2015)--In 2014 there were 10,226 appeals of property values heard by the Allegheny County Board of Property Assessment Appeals and Review. All together, the pre-hearing assessed value of these 10,226 properties was just above $2.6 billion. This accounted for 4 percent of the $75 ...
Earlier this month, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler announced that its five commissioners will conduct a vote on February 26 to decide whether to grant itself the authority to regulate the Internet under Title II of the Communications Act of 1934. It's has voted to give ...
The basic problem with America's educational system is not that college is too expensive. Nor is the basic problem that public school teachers are underpaid or that educators are poorly trained. The basic problem with America's educational system today is that far too many children are given the ...
America's 44th president, Barack Obama, has asked Congress to authorize the use of force against the Islamic State–ISIS. The Islamic State, also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham is a distinctive variety of Islam with strong beliefs about mankind's path to the Day of Judgment. ...
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Small Business Needs Fair, Simplified Tax Code in Pennsylvania
Any hike in personal income tax will also disproportionately hurt small businesses
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March 2, 2015
Metcalfe, House State Government Committee Preempt Governor's
Tax and Spend Budget Address By Advancing Taxpayer Protection ...
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