The 2011/12 budget does not slash education funding It returns the basic education subsidy funding to Pre-Recession & Pre-Federal Stimulus (2008/09) levels It maintains a 10-year basic education subsidy funding rate increase of 2.8% despite the loss of more than $650 million in Federal Stimulus money for education
June 18, 2011- US Rep. Mike Kelly met in one of his “Mornings with Mike” meetings with constituents at Chico’s restaurant today at 10 am. About thirty people peppered Mike with questions on a variety of topics about his thoughts and his preparations towards resolving some of the lingering issues. On raising the debt ceiling […]
Recently some discussion has arisen about taxing the companies involved in extracting gas from the Marcellus Shale. Pennsylvania already has one of the highest corporate taxes and increasing an additional tax burden in the form of a severance tax would likely have the effect of decreasing their participation in Pennsylvania. The companies are already paying […]
Please join us for mornings with Mike. Mike Kelly (R-PA) will have an informal discussion of issues within the district and Nation. Location: Chico’s Restaurant 7294 West ridge Road, Fairview, Pa 16415 Date: June 18th, 2011 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Pennsylvania Education Spending Gov. Tom Corbett’s FY 2011-12 budget proposal includes $63.6 billion in total operating spending—$27.3 billion in General Fund spending—a reduction of $3.3 billion from FY 2010-11. This budget restores overall spending to pre-stimulus levels and proposes no new taxes. PUBLIC SCHOOLS HAVE OVER $3 BILLION IN RESERVES Public school fund balances grew […]
We have a list of Committee positions published today. For members who wish to know their committee person(s) in their precincts, please refer to the list under “Officers” in the menu bar and choose “Committee positions.” When no name is listed it denotes a vacancy and any party member interested in serving, please fill out […]
You are Invited to the Meadville Town Hall! Date: Friday, July1 Time: 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Place: The Vernon Township Building 16678 McMath Avenue Meadville, PA 16335