Taxpayer contributions to Pennsylvania’s public pension funds in 2017 amounted to 79.9 percent of the total, the ninth highest ratio among the 50 states, according to newly released data by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Month: September 2019
By a party-line vote, a bill that would end the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board’s ability to set prices based on its own passed a state House committee Thursday.
Republican lawmakers in Harrisburg are moving forward with a plan they say will help both the state’s energy industry and the environment.
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.
Pennsylvania finished 16th in a new study by the Tax Foundation that ranks how dependent states are on individual income taxes.
The funded ratio of the Pennsylvania public pension plan ranked 42nd in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on fiscal-year 2017 data.
Tax reforms and transparency laws have turned around entire state economies over the past decade, a recent report by the Institute for Reforming Government (IRG) highlights.