Month: April


The Update: What’s New in Harrisburg and D.C. – April 14, 2021

Message from the Director Dear Friend, On March 31st, President Joe Biden gave a major policy speech in Pittsburgh outlining his...

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KRC Joins Other Experts in Making Recommendations to the Biden Administration on How to Achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, the United Nations Member States, including the U.S., unanimously approved 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs) to be...

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Keystone Research Center Partners on Sustainable Development Recommendations to the Biden Administration—Making America a Better Place for All

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 8, 2021 Contact: Kirstin Snow, snow@pennbpc.org Harrisburg, PA: In 2015, the United Nations Member States,...

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

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

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Pizza and the Minimum Wage

  Originally published at Penn-Live on April 09, 2019 Spend a little time talking to Republican (and some Democratic) legislators...

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Statement on HB 2412: Is Real Estate Really Essential?

We want to reiterate our opposition to HB 2412 even as amended, a bill to require the secretary of...

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A Statement on HB 1776: Property School Tax Freeze Is a Wrong Move for PA

Pennsylvania, like every other state in the country, faces an unprecedented budget crisis at both the state and local...

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A Status Update on Pennsylvania’s Policy Response to COVID-19: Economic Relief, Health Care and Worker Protections

The COVID-19 crisis has laid bare the inequities and inadequacies that exist in our Commonwealth, from the precarity of...

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In PA, Worker Protections Ruled “Out of Order”

As the Pennsylvania House of Representatives moves toward consideration of legislation that would allow most businesses in the Commonwealth...

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Declaring Victory Too Soon Will Cost Too Many Lives

All over the Commonwealth today, people are dying in terrible ways from COVID-19—struggling for breath without the comfort of...

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Race and COVID-19

COVID-19 is like a chemical in which one dips a photographic print—it gradually reveals things you couldn’t see before....

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