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  • The Top 5 Political Stories of 2011: No. 3 The Fight Over Education Funding.

     
    The Kids May Have This Week Off ... ... for the holidays (Yes, holidays.), but the fight over funding for Pennsylvania's 500 school districts and whose vision for public education would win the rhetorical high ground rarely took a day......
  • Tuesday Morning Coffee: Changing How We Pay For Prisons.

     
    Good Tuesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Nearly a month on, it's safe to say that Gov. Tom Corbett's proposed budget for 2012-13 was a real discussion starter. From cuts to higher education and changes to public welfare programs, there's been no......
  • Things Government Does: The Senate Argues Over What It Should Call The Federal Healthcare Reform Law.

     
    If You Didn't See It ... ... you wouldn't actually believe it was happening, but the Senate actually spent around a half an hour this afternoon arguing whether it was a slight to call the federal Affordable Care Act "Obamacare."......
  • Tuesday Morning Coffee: Santorum Tops Romney By Six Points In New Quinnipiac Poll.

     
    Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum ... ... leads ex-Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney 41 percent to 35 percent in Pennsylvania as the GOP presidential hopefuls head into high-stakes primaries in Wisconsin, Maryland and Washington D.C.today. U.S. Rep. Ron Paul of...
  • On school tax credit's birthday, lawmakers and advocates renew call for school choice.

     
    Capitol Ideas Intern Mike Macagnone reports: State legislators have the chance now to save themselves from the judgement of history — on the subject of school choice, at least — according to Rep. Jim Christiana, R-Beaver. Christiana, like...
  • With leadership elections, Senate Dems, Repubs stick with the tried and true.

     
    So much any hope for a palace coup. Senate Republicans and Democrats held the dullest leadership elections in the history of ever today, re-elecitng the same slate of leaders who saw them through the 2011-12 legislaitive session. Senate President Pro-...
  • Hundreds Rally For School Choice.

     
    If You Want Some Idea ... ... of where the approval of school vouchers ranks on the Corbett administration's legislative to-do list,stopping by the Capitol rotunda at 2 p.m. today would have provided you with a pretty clear indication. Hundreds of...
  • Vouchers Bill Clears Its First Hurdle With Senate Ed. Committee Approval.

     
    A Bill That Would Allow ... ... some parents to use taxpayer-funded vouchers to send their children to the school of their choice has cleared its first legislative hurdle, but if Tuesday’s vote by a state Senate panel was any......
  • School Choice Advocates Pack The Capitol

     
    Updated, 1:11 p.m.: With the insistent threat of rain, hundreds of teachers, parents and their children gathered on the Capitol steps this afternoon to call on lawmakers to pass a bill allowing taxpayer-funded school vouchers. "What do we want? School.......
  • Thursday Morning Coffee: Gaming Board Spins Dice On Last Resort License.

     
    Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board meets this morning to possibly Slot-machine award the state's last resort license. Four applicants, including, most controversially, one just a cannon shot away from the...
  • Monday Morning Coffee: The Bake Sale Edition.

     
    Good Monday Morning, Fellow Seekers. PTA types from across Our Fair Commonwealth converge on the Capitol this morning to drive home the need for restoring cuts to public education funding. In an interview with The Shippensburg News-Chronicle, organizers...