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PA Highway's Expensive

Pennsylvania Spends More per Mile on Roads Than Twenty-Seven Other States
In last week's guest post, Lowman Henry discussed the slow-motion fiscal train wreck that the Pennsylvania Turnpike faces. At the end of August, we noted that Montgomery County Commissioner Joe Gale was pushing back ...

Posted on 29 September 2016 Keep Reading...

Hillary Clinton's Estate Tax Proposal

"Hillary Clinton Proposes 65% Top Rate for Estate Tax" blared a headline in The Wall Street Journal. Since the current top statutory tax rate on estates is 40 percent, Clinton's proposal is nothing if not audacious. I can't recall Barack Obama, our most leftward president, ever calling ...

Posted on 28 September 2016 Keep Reading...

House Committee Votes to Save Vape Shops

House Committee Votes to Save Vape Shops
Bipartisan Vote Would Repeal 40-Percent Tax, Replace with Per-Milliliter Tax

September 27, 2016, Harrisburg, Pa.–Today, the House Finance Committee voted 19-4 to repeal the 40-percent retroactive tax that is ...

Posted on 28 September 2016 Keep Reading...

Business Tax Reform Upheld By Court

Representative Mike Turzai
Speaker of the House
28th District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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Posted on 28 September 2016 Keep Reading...

Toomey Supports CR on Budget

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 28, 2016
Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609

Toomey Supports Continuing Resolution, Increased Veterans Funding
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) voted in favor of bipartisan legislation that funds the ...

Posted on 28 September 2016 Keep Reading...

City of Pittsburgh Labor Stats

Synopsis: The last 25 years have been largely a period of stagnation or slight decline for the City of Pittsburgh's labor force, residents working and the number of jobs in the City. To be sure there have been very large demographic changes including population loss and massive shifts in the age ...

Posted on 27 September 2016 Keep Reading...

Trump, Clinton Virtual Tie in PA

(CNN)Just one point separates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in two states that are critical to both candidates' chances of becoming president, according to new CNN/ORC polls in Pennsylvania and Colorado.

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Posted on 27 September 2016 Keep Reading...

Harper Poll: Toomey, McGinty Tied

The biggest races in the Keystone State are incredibly tight.
After the latest Morning Call/Muhlenberg and CNN polls, two more surveys from Harper and Mercyhurst have confirmed how close the presidential and Senate contests are.

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Posted on 27 September 2016 Keep Reading...

No Labels

OK, pay attention. This gets confusing: Unhappy with how they're labeled, in order to discourage those who label them, some members of Congress have proposed banning useful labels, formed a coalition and labeled it "No Labels."

No Labels labels itself as ...

Posted on 26 September 2016 Keep Reading...

Trump Gains, Toomey Leads Latest Muhlenberg Poll

WASHINGTON – On the eve of the first presidential debate, a new Morning Call/Muhlenberg College poll shows a narrow gap between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump amid rising support for Trump within his own party.

Clinton still leads Trump ...

Posted on 26 September 2016 Keep Reading...

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