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Poor Financial Stewardship – Hold our State Rep and Senators Accountable

    This opinion piece in the Philadelphia Inquirer dated April 19, 2017 by John Baer highlights the growing budget deficit in PA.  Although states have a mandate to balance their budgets every year, many do not.  Truth in Accounting, a non-profit…

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Studies Show Racial Bias in School Funding

A Times-Herald  article addresses studies which show racial bias in funding and how it directly affects each of us. us.   It states that the larger a school district’s white population, the greater its state funding per student.  Also, the PA school funding formula…

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The Democratic Party and Worker’s Wages

As Tax Day comes around, many of us are thinking about just how hard it is to make ends meet.   It seems that too often there is too much month left for our paycheck to stretch out that far.   Historically,…

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