The Pennsylvania Independent Archive

‘Paycheck Protection’ Finds Support At County Levels

Bills being considered by the Pennsylvania Legislature would deny unions the

Proposals Would Affect Public Worker Dues Payments

School district unions and other public sector labor representation in Pennsylvania

New Strategy For State School Funds May Be A Lawsuit

Does the way Pennsylvania or other states distribute education funding constitute

Pay Up! For 6th Year, Turnpike Tolls Rise Again

The cost of a drive across the state on the Pennsylvania

‘Made Here, Buy Here’ Seems Logical To PA Legislator

In a move he's certain is good for Commonwealth businesses, a

For Pennsylvania Politicians, Holidays Last All Year

From Turkish rugs to all-expense-paid trips to the Super Bowl, many

Law Might Put PA Legislature On The Chopping Block

For the second consecutive year, a member of the Pennsylvania House

‘Go Slow,’ Business Groups Say On Property Tax Reform

Pennsylvania’s largest and loudest voices from the business community are urging

Property Tax Proposal May Give School Districts Choices

School districts like Pottsgrove, Pottstown and Spring-Ford would have greater taxing

Pennsylvanians Adding To Federal Disability Fund Woes

The state's swelling roster of recipients of payments from the Social

Unemployment Cheats, Beware! PA Set To Crack Down

A proposal to increase penalties for unemployment fraud, eliminate the statute

PA Law Enforcers Want More Access To Web Activities

Rather than obtain a warrant from a judge for information about

Not Bad For Starters: Legislators To Make $83,000

Pennsylvania state senators and House representative alike will earn a base

Local School Districts Reputed Losers In Charter Reform

The Pennsylvania Legislature's failure so far to change charter school funding

Some PA Polling Places Powerless After Hurricane Sandy

About 250 of 9,000 voting booth locations across the state still

State’s Pension Fund Unsure If Sandy Hurt Its Investment

Retirement monies on which Pottsgrove, Pottstown and Spring-Ford Area school employees

Legislators Return, With Eyes On Charter School Reform

The state House and Senate returned to business Monday after their

Pottsgrove, Pottstown, S-F Could Expect Still Higher Costs

The state pension fund for the school districts' teachers fared better

PA Lawmaker Wants To Ban Hand-Helds While Driving

Cell phones or other devices that could be held in a

Like Shopping Online? You May Pay Slightly More Now

If the online retailer you buy from has a physical presence

State-Owned Liquor Stores’ Profits Are Coming Up Short

Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board stores in Lower Pottsgrove, Pottstown, Limerick and