Author: Diana Polson


A Necessary First Step: Governor Wolf’s Proposal to Provide Adequate & Equitable Funding of PA Schools

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2021 Pennsylvania Budget Analysis Webinar

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Analysis of the Pennsylvania 2021-22 Executive Budget

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Expanding the Child Tax Credit as Part of Biden’s American Rescue Plan Would Reduce Poverty in PA

President Biden’s first COVID-19 relief proposal—the American Rescue Plan—includes a significant expansion of the child tax credit (CTC), increasing...

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A State EITC Could Help Fix PA’s Upside-Down Tax System

If one thing has become clear during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is that workers who do essential work—like providing...

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Budgeting our Values: An Analysis of Mayor Peduto’s 2021 Budget Proposal

Read and download the full report here. Download the one-pagers: Affordable Housing Police Funding Workforce Development Funding The Pittsburgh...

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Report: Pennsylvania Distributes Emergency K-12 School Funding Backwards – The Fewest Dollars Go To School Districts With the Greatest Need

Pennsylvania Distributes Emergency K-12 School Funding Backwards—The Fewest Dollars Go to School Districts With the Greatest Need Read the...

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REPORT: Why Pennsylvania Needs a State Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

If one thing has become clear during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is that workers who do essential things like providing care...

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What We Know About the Senate July 2020 COVID-19 Relief Bill

The House passed the HEROES Act in May, but it was only this week that the Senate came back...

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REPORT: More Relief Needed to Alleviate Hardship in Pennsylvania

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Ineligible for Relief: #FundExcludedWorkers

  We are living in a time where collective loss and heartache are everyday occurrences as people lose their...

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Our Opportunity to Re-evaluate: Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 Policy Response and Priorities Moving Forward

The COVID-19 pandemic has turned our lives upside down. Many of us worry about the health and well-being of...

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