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STATEMENT: Keystone Research Center on Announcement that UPMC Will Pay Workers At Least $15/Hour

This press release issues a statement from Stephen Herzenberg, executive director of the Keystone Research Center, following UPMC’s announcement...

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STATEMENT: If the New Budget Raises the Sales Tax, It Should Also Raise the Minimum Wage

In light of news reports indicating a state budget agreement will include an increase in the sales tax, Keystone...

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STATEMENT: KRC on the Senate Passage of the Pension Reform Bill

This press release issues a statement by Keystone Research Center economist and executive director, Stephen Herzenberg, on the Pennsylvania...

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STATEMENT: KRC Condemns U.S. Senate Action to Prevent Cities from Improving Retirement Security for Private Sector Workers

This press release issues a statement by Keystone Research Center executive director Stephen Herzenberg on the Senate’s vote on...

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Keystone Research Condemns U.S. House Action to Prevent States and Cities from Improving Retirement Security for Private Sector Workers

This press release issues a statement by Stephen Herzenberg, economist and executive director of the Keystone Research Center, on...

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STATEMENT: On Shale Tax and Cancelled House Session

Marc Stier, director of the Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center, released the following statement on the decision by the...

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STATEMENT: On State House Revenue Plan

Update noon, October 18: There is talk around the Capitol that a shale tax will come out of the...

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STATEMENT: On President Trump’s ACA-Killing Actions

Marc Stier, director of the PA Budget and Policy Center, made the following statement in response to President Trump’s...

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STATEMENT: On the Governor’s Plan to Securitize PLCB Profits

Marc Stier, director of the PA Budget and Policy Center, made the following statement after the release of the...

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STATEMENT: On the Passage of the PA House GOP Revenue Plan

HARRISBURG – Marc Stier, director of the PA Budget and Policy Center, made the following statement on the passage...

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Don’t Take Skinny Repeal Lightly — The Dangers of the “Just Pass Something” Mentality

As I write this, the Senate is moving in a somewhat haphazard way to a vote on what has...

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STATEMENT: On the State of PA Budget Negotiations

Marc Stier, director of the PA Budget and Policy Center, made the following statement on the current state of...

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