Year: 2007


123 What are We Fighting For

PA Budget and Policy Center gives a brief explanation of the 2007-2008 budget and analysis of the differences between...

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Testimony by Sharon Ward before the Senate Majority Policy Committee

Sharon Ward of PA Budget and Policy Center registers opposition to Senate Bill 7 and 707. Her Testimony warns...

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Testimony by Michael Wood on State Budget

Michael Wood, of the Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center, shares his Testimony regarding the 2007-2008 State Budget.

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Gross Profits: Why Pennsylvania Should Enact the Oil Company Profits Tax

An oil company profits tax would help the Commonwealth achieve revenues adequate to invest in public transit systems in...

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State Spending Claims Overheated

During the past two years, states have begun to restore funding for programs and services that were cut or...

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Transportation Funding Options

Funding for public transit tops the legislative agenda at the start of this week, and both Governor Rendell and...

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Toward a Fair PA Tax System

Pennsylvania has a famously antiquated corporation tax system. This system taxes the profits of some home-grown Pennsylvania corporations at...

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The State of Rural Pennsylvania: Economic Agenda

The data presented in “The State of Rural Pennsylvania” underscore the need for new economic policies that would bring...

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The State of Rural Pennsylvania

KRC’s new report, “The State of Rural Pennsylvania,” reveals good news and bad news for the 28% of Pennsylvanians...

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The State of Working Pennsylvania 2007

“The State of Working Pennsylvania 2007” focuses on inequality and the incomes of Pennsylvania’s highest earners and the impact...

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