"While I understand their frustration and concern, a criminal investigation is not warranted based on our initial review," Shapiro said.
Freezing annual cost-of-living adjustments for members of the General Assembly requires legislative action. House Bill 2487, authored by Rep. Frank Ryan (R-Lebanon), would do just that. It also freezes increases for senior members of the executive branch and the judiciary.
Pennsylvania tax revenues came in 6.2% below expectations last month, providing a glimpse into the state’s fiscal future as the coronavirus pandemic further squeezes the economy.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said Sunday night he’s reconsidering his order to shutter liquor stores as part of the state’s coronavirus mitigation effort.
Franklin County is closing its buildings to the public beginning Monday, except in rare cases, until the current Coronavirus crisis is over.