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State Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione released the following statement about today’s budget vote in the Appropriations Committee:

“It’s been said many times that the state budget process is about choices. Sometimes, those choices are tough.

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HARRISBURG,  May 2, 2011 – The budget plan offered by House Republicans yesterday ignores obvious remedies for Pennsylvania’s budget problems and lopsided business –tax system,  State Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione said today. “It’s better than what Governor Corbett proposed, but barely,” Tartaglione said. “It’s the same song with a new arrangement: Cut the needy; save […]

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Philadelphia– April 14, 2011 –State Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione joined Democratic colleagues today to announce a budget plan that underscores their budget priorities and includes $1.14 billion in total savings, new revenues and efficiencies. At a news conference today at Temple University, Democrats offered the budget plan in response to Governor Tom Corbett’s proposal to […]

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Philadelphia, March 18, 2011 — The Philadelphia Senate Delegation today held a discussion on the impact of the governor’s proposed 2011-12 budget plan on the Philadelphia region. The senators, along with representatives from the mayor’s office, School District of Philadelphia, Temple and Cheney universities, and the Delaware Valley Healthcare Council of the Hospital and Healthsystem […]

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