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“‘Quiet crisis’ as Pennsylvania’s budget stalemate grinds on”

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This September 12, 2015 article out of Harrisburg, PA found on the Philly.com website talks about the ongoing budget stalemate …. I have to wonder if the government official’s pay was put on hold until a budget was passed if maybe they would consider passing it in a more timely manner … just because they have everything they need doesn’t mean that the people they are screwing with by not passing a budget have everything they need.

“State budget tardy for beginning of school year, and that hurts Pennsylvania students: Nathan Mains”

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This August 24, 2015 article on the PennLive.com website talks about the potential impact the late budget will have on schools in Pennsylvania.

“State budget mess draws national eye”

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This July 8, 2014 Philadelphia Daily News article found on the Philly.com website talks about the national attention that Governor Corbett has attracted by not signing the state budget into law and in general creating a mess.

“Down in polls, Corbett has limited options with Pa. budget, pension return”

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This July 6, 2014 article talks about the options that Governor Corbett has before him with regards to the Pennsylvania State Budget since he opted to withhold his signature and not sign it into law.

English: Tom Corbett at the McCain rally at th...

English: Tom Corbett at the McCain rally at the Greater Pittsburgh International Airport (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Disability, mental health providers rally in Harrisburg for more funding”

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This June 17, 2014 WGAL 8 NBC News article talks about a rally held in Harrisburg by members of the disability and mental health communities of Pennsylvania in trying to prevent funding from being further cut in the coming Pennsylvania state budget.

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WGAL (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Mental-health groups see new openings for funding”

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This February 25, 2013 article on the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette website talks about the effect that the mass shooting in Newtown has had on mental health funding

 

“State budget: County officials say proposed human services funding better this year”

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This February 8, 2012 article found on the ydr.com website out of York County, PA, talks about Gov. Corbett’s proposed budget for human services.

“Corbett’s 2013-14 Budget: Helping Pennsylvanians In Need”

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This February 6, 2013 article on the GantDaily.com website talks about Corbett’s budget proposal for this year, but specifically the human services aspect of things.

“Mental health services victim of state cuts”

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This September 17, 2012 article on the StandardSpeaker.com website talks about what types of programs are at the highest risk since the budget cuts.

“Impact of budget cuts on mental health services examined”

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This September 12, 2012 article on thetimes-tribune.com website, talks a little about what services are being cut or decreased to compensate for the 10% cut in human services funding in Pennsylvania, the article also talks about the block grant pilot program.

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