Saying he had to solve a squirrel problem at the governor's mansion in Harrisburg PA Gov. Tom Corbett, during a Sunday visit to Pottstown, had a special gift for its Schuylkill River center.
If yours is a qualifying small business in Pennsylvania, looking to reach a larger global market, the Team Pennsylvania Foundation in interested in having you join the governor's April job expedition.
Pennsylvania's governor last week said the state lacks "the will" to pass right-to-work legislation that recently became law in other states, because unions are popular here.
Their advancements in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard were recommended by Gov. Corbett and confirmed by the state Senate.
Pennsylvania's inheritance tax generates $800 million in revenue annually, but Gov. Tom Corbett wants to end it because of its potential to hurt small businesses, farms and families.
Teacher performance statewide currently is graded only as satisfactory or unsatisfactory. More than 99 percent of all Pennsylvania teachers are deemed satisfactory, even though some schools have student proficiency issues. Gov. Corbett proposes to change the rating system.
The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission acknowledged Tuesday it could not, and would not try, to go further with its proposal to toll U.S. Route 422. There was just too much public and political opposition, its executive director said.
Outside pressure seems to be building for Gov. Tom Corbett to say whether he will act on a special commission's recommendations to increase transportation funding in Pennsylvania. One proposal so far deemed dead-on-arrival?: tolling U.S. Route 422.