Advocates and health care providers gathered at the State Capitol this week to explain how Pennsylvanians will benefit from a new competitive Health Insurance Marketplace established by the federal health care law. Watch the video highlights.
This short video explains that those who receive nutrition assistance typically receive benefits for only eight to 10 months, and the average benefit equals $1.49 per meal per day. For many families SNAP benefits do not last through the end of the month.
The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is moving forward with Governor Tom Corbett's plan to enact hundreds of millions in new corporate tax cuts over the course of a decade that will come at the expense of investments in schools, infrastructure and local services. Listen to a media briefing with Sharon Ward to get the latest.