Year: 1999


Do Lower Prevailing Wages Reduce Public Construction Costs?

Opponents of prevailing wage laws often argue that repealing or weakening these laws will lower the cost of public...

read more

A Real Tax Cut for Pennsylvania’s Middle Class

In 1999, state income tax relief for the middle class was on the agenda in Pennsylvania. In the first...

read more

The Pilot Privatization of Three State Health Centers

On April 30, 1999, the Pennsylvania Department of Health Press Released a report evaluating the “Community Health Project,” the...

read more

Democracy In Pennsylvania

Independence Day in Pennsylvania should be a time of celebration but also one of reflection. In this report, issued...

read more

State of Working Pennsylvania 1999

This report profiles the economic status of Pennsylvania’s working people. It shows how wages in Pennsylvania grew in 1998...

read more