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The Bottom Line: The Affordable Care Act in Pennsylvania

Last night President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder sat down with Pennsylvania’s Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller to discuss the Affordable Care Act in Pennsylvania.  The Bottom Line Forum: The Affordable Care Act in Pennsylvania will be shown Friday, March 3, at 7pm and Sunday at 4:45pm and 9pm on PCN TV. Read More

PA’s Pension System Subject of Discussion During Budget Hearings

As Pennsylvania’s budget hearings progress, the General Assembly has and will continue to include significant discussion of the state’s two largest pension funds, the State Employee Retirement System (SERS) and the Public School Employee Retirement System (PSERS).  Understanding the state’s pension funding situation can be difficult and misleading on a normal day, but even more so during the intense nature of the Commonwealth’s budget hearings. Read More

PA Budget Hearings Discuss UC Call Center Funding

This week, the General Assembly’s hearings began on Governor Tom Wolf’s proposed budget. Among the many issues discussed in questions and testimony during Wednesday’s Appropriations Committee Budget Hearing with the Department of Labor and Industry was the ongoing issue of funding the Unemployment Compensation Call Centers. Read More

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