HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf will pitch the indispensable funds proposal of his 2d time interval to lawmakers, and the Democrat might perchance even be expected to behold one other large, new chunk of cash for education.
Wolf’s funds address to a joint legislative session is scheduled for Tuesday morning. His notion remains under wraps, however is anticipated to exceed $33 billion for the fiscal one year starting July 1.
He secured $1 billion in new education funding in his first time interval, about half of his goal, and he’s hinted that he’ll continue to behold extra from the Republican-managed Legislature.
The assert is sooner than its expectations for tax collections within the fiscal one year. Nevertheless, it has fiscal headwinds to contend with, including a historically slack-rising economic system and rising pension and health care charges.