June 29 PA Budget Call-In Day

With only days left to pass a balanced budget by the June 30th deadline, your state senator and representative will be under pressure to accept cuts to education, environmental protection, …

BUDGET DAY OF ACTION – JUNE 5

On Monday, June 5th, PA legislators returned to Harrisburg to get serious about a new budget for Pennsylvania. That’s why we were there, too — because we’re serious about making …

Investing In Our Kids

Pre-K programs across the state give children the chance to develop much needed emotional, academic, and social skills they may otherwise lack when entering kindergarten. Unfortunately, many Pre-K programs across …

Protecting Clean Air and Water

When six unconventional gas drilling wells were built next to a residential neighborhood and less than half a mile from the schools at Mars Area School District, a number of …

Addiction

The beginning of Keith’s story isn’t unusual. Tens of thousands of Pennsylvanians have dealt, or are dealing with the daily struggle that is addiction. In Pennsylvania, the scope of the opioid crisis …

We’re In This Together

Pennsylvania isn’t a state, it’s a commonwealth. That means the founders of Pennsylvania wanted to make it abundantly clear that the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania was created in the interest of …

Erie

Due to inadequate funding, the Erie Public Schools are facing devastating cutbacks, including the possibility of closing all high schools in the district. This is all a result of an …

#IWantToWork

This story originally ran on WITF-FM, Harrisburg: In budget talks, disability groups fear they’re being forgotten By Mary Wilson William Del Toro is a natural lobbyist. He doesn’t like noise …

Millersburg Schools

The following is from WHTM-TV in Harrisburg: MILLERSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – Tough times call for tough decisions. That’s the message from a Dauphin County school district looking at making cuts. …