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Coal communities in Pennsylvania and other Appalachian states receiving nearly $47 million for revitalization

Pennsylvania received millions of dollars for projects in communities affected by coal-related job losses.

By The Associated Press

Pennsylvania doesn’t live up to its potential for turning innovation into jobs, new report finds

Pennsylvania universities often receive praise for their research in advanced fields, but a new study finds the state lags when it comes to turning academic breakthroughs into jobs.

By An-Li Herring/WESA

Pa. workers, businesses grapple with tight job market this Labor Day

A new report on the state of working in Pennsylvania finds there are lots more jobs available than people to fill them.

By Tom MacDonald/WHYY

The lowest-paid Pennsylvanians have experienced the largest wage gains, in the COVID-era economy

Wages grew the most for Pennsylvania’s lowest-paid workers between 2019 and 2021, according to a new study.

By An-Li Herring/WESA

The economy is the focus for some Pa. Latinos this election

Some voters have not yet learned about candidates for top statewide offices, and many say they are most concerned with their neighborhoods and pocketbooks.

By Anthony Orozco