Month: August


Health Law Saves Consumers by Requiring Insurers to Spend Premium Dollars on Medical Care

A key reform in the Affordable Care Act requires health insurers to spend 80% to 85% of premium dollars...

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Sales, Income Taxes to Rise; Corporate Taxes Not So Much

As I blogged last week, state budget forecasters are not predicting much growth in revenue collections over the 2013-14...

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Nearly 1.8 Million in PA Will See Food Assistance Cut

Nutrition assistance is our nation’s first line of defense against hunger and a powerful tool to help keep families...

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‘This Is What the Middle Class Looks Like’ … Fast Food One-day Strikes and the Next Upsurge in Unionism

“This is what democracy looks like.” Even though this chant originated with the Seattle protests against the World Trade...

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