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How Pennsylvania has (and hasn’t) spent billions of COVID-19 stimulus dollars

Pennsylvania received $7.3 billion in state and local pandemic relief funding from the American Rescue Plan Act and had spent more than $5.6 billion as of March.

By Kate Huangpu/Spotlight PA and Stephen Caruso/SpotlightPA

‘No more excuses’: Pa. Democrats want to use stimulus to fix crumbling schools

The commonwealth is expected to have a $3 billion budget surplus and more than $7 billion available in American Rescue Plan dollars.

By Ximena Conde/WHYY

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President Biden highlights Black-owned businesses during first official trip to Philly area as president

The entrepreneurial spirit is a big deal in Chester, a formerly industrial city of 34,000 that has been facing declining population and loss of local businesses for decades.

By Katie Meyer/WHYY