Democratic Lt. Gov. campaigns to pour $1 million into ad buys

Democratic Lt. Gov. campaigns to pour $1 million into ad buys

The heated race to become the Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania lieutenant governor is taking an unusual turn as incumbent Mike Stack and challenger Nina Ahmad begin hitting the airwaves in the Philadelphia region.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018/Author: Ryan Briggs
Categories: News and Views
As state misses April General Fund revenue estimates, initial IFO outlook for 2018-19 paints improving long-term picture

As state misses April General Fund revenue estimates, initial IFO outlook for 2018-19 paints improving long-term picture

The Department of Revenue yesterday released details on April tax collections for the state, reporting tax revenue for the month exceeded expectations by almost a full percentage point, but General Fund revenue of $57.6 million missed estimates by 1.5 percent. The news came shortly after the Independent Fiscal Office issued its first revenue estimates for fiscal year 2018-19, which offered an increasingly sunny outlook for the commonwealth’s finances.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018/Author: Mike Howells
Categories: News and Views
Legislators hold news conference on bills to help infants of mothers with postpartum depression

Legislators hold news conference on bills to help infants of mothers with postpartum depression

Studies show that one in seven women could experience postpartum depression after having a baby and that depression, left untreated, could cause emotional and behavioral problems for their children. 

On Wednesday morning lawmakers, health care providers, and patients affected by postpartum depression joined in the media center to discuss Senate and House Bill 200. 

Wednesday, May 2, 2018/Author: Kara Barmoy
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