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Here’s what we know so far about Pennsylvania’s next state budget

Details about the coming year’s spending plan have slowly trickled out, but negotiations continue.

By Sam Dunklau

Updated: July 5, 2022 | 3:24 pm

Capitol quiet during 5th day without new Pennsylvania budget

Pennsylvania has been without a budget for 5 days and most lawmakers were absent from the Capitol on Tuesday.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

Pennsylvania to begin fiscal year without a budget

Efforts to settle final details in the sprawling budget package came with 11th-hour wrangling over a number of issues.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

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Talks yield no Pennsylvania budget deal, with 3 days left

No main spending bill has been unveiled, and hundreds of pages of budget-related legislation remained under wraps.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Pennsylvania House targets colleges’ fetal research in bill

The target of the measure is the University of Pittsburgh, which is in line to receive $155 million in the coming year.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

With accounts flush, budget talks in Pennsylvania come down to schools aid

Lawmakers are expected to approve significant sums of new money for mental health services and school security, including counseling.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Pennsylvania has billions to spend as budget season begins

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf and state lawmakers are launching into budget season.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Updated: June 14, 2022 | 2:34 pm

Pennsylvania House Republicans want to save billions in surplus tax money

“Data that paints a gloomy economic outlook over the next few years has majority GOP budget makers worried about committing too much money to programs and services in the upcoming state budget.”
By Sam Dunklau

As Pa. lawmakers work out a budget, trans athletes, liquor, and election money take center stage

Pennsylvania lawmakers are working on a budget behind closed doors but are moving forward bills addressing trans student athletes, liquor and election money.

By Sam Dunklau