Type of Document: Press Statement


STATEMENT: On Governor Wolf’s 2021-22 Legislative Agenda

Harrisburg, PA — Statement on the governor’s newly released agenda by Marc Stier, Director, PA Budget and Policy Center...

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Statement: New COVID-19 Stimulus Bill Is Not Enough for PA

Marc Stier, director of the Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center, has released the following statement about the COVID-19 stimulus...

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STATEMENT: In Support of Governor Wolf’s Newest COVID-19 Restrictions

HARRISBURG — Marc Stier, director of the Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center, released the following statement on Governor Wolf’s...

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Statement on PA CARES 21 Proposal

Today, Pennsylvania Senate Democrats have put forward a bold plan to borrow funds at low interest rates to provide...

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Statement on Budget Plan Approved by the House Appropriations Committee

The budget approved by the Republican members of the House Appropriations Committee does basically what we expected. Most of...

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Pittsburgh’s City Budget Should Give Priority to Those Most Impacted by our Current Crisis

This year has redefined what it means to reckon with our past, advocate for better in our present, and...

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STATEMENT: Select Committee Proposed by PA House Republicans is a Danger to our Democracy

The Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center is a nonpartisan organization. We do not favor one party or another in...

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STATEMENT: U.S. Senate Republicans’ Pandemic Relief Proposal Is an Inadequate Response to the Current Crisis

STATEMENT: U.S. Senate Republicans’ Pandemic Relief Proposal Is an Inadequate Response to the Current Crisis and Insufficient to Assist...

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Statement on PA Supreme Court Decision in Wolf v. Scarnati

All Pennsylvanians should be gratified by PA Supreme Court’s ruling today that the General Assembly’s attempt to unilaterally end...

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Racism in America and the Current Moment

The attention of the public and political leaders in our state and country has understandably been focused in the...

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STATEMENT: Stopgap Budget Is Incomplete but Takes a Small Step Towards a Just Recovery

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center director Marc Stier issued the following statement in response to the Pennsylvania...

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STATEMENT: We The People Backs Governor Wolf’s Censure of Premature Business Openings

Pennsylvanians know that it is up to all of us to work together to protect ourselves from COVID-19. Thus,...

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