Wed, November 30, 2016
Wagner: No Rubber Stamp for Waste
Mon, November 21, 2016
Last Wednesday the PA State Senate had one session day — Senate Leadership for the next legislature session was elected and there were several bills that were considered. One bill that caught ...
Fri, July 22, 2016
Harrisburg Has to Change
Harrisburg has a spending problem, not a revenue problem. How many times have I made that statement in the last two years? I could probably do some back-of-the-napkin math to calculate an estimate, ...
Thu, February 11, 2016
Wolf Wants More of Your Hard Earned Money
More money -- $3.6 billion to be exact. That is the amount of additional tax revenue Gov. Tom Wolf wants from you to fund his tax and spend budget.
To that I ask, "How dare ...
Mon, September 14, 2015
Sen. Wagner on Budget Impasse
It appears that newspaper editorial departments across the state are offering their opinion on the PA State budget. Let me set the record straight — the legislature met its obligation to pass a ...
Tue, July 21, 2015
PA Must Get Education Spending Under Control
I have spent a lot of time learning about the education system since I was elected to the Pennsylvania Senate. I have visited the majority of the schools in my district, as well as many others. I ...
Wed, May 01, 2013
Today's Epidemic and the Need for Workers Comp Reform
Governor Corbett shined a light on a very serious issue affecting businesses across the state of Pennsylvania. In a recent interview with PAMatters.com, Governor Corbett commented that many of the ...