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Third and State is a joint blog of the Keystone Research Center and Pennsylvania Budget & Policy Center providing a progressive view of the state economy, budget and other policy matters.

Home Page: http://www.thirdandstate.org

Diaries published: 317 (526 days since last diary on Mon Nov 25, 2013 at 06:53 AM PST)

Comments posted: 320 (526 days since last comment on Mon Nov 25, 2013 at 06:53 AM PST)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 1243

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: Chaos at the PennDOT, 7 comments, 30 recommends

People Following ThirdandState: 29

ThirdandState's Most Recent Diaries:

By Chris Lilienthal, Third and ...
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Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Nov 25, 2013 at 06:53 AM PST with 15 Recommends
By Chris Lilienthal, Third and State A major funding cut to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) took effect November 1, impacting 1.8 million Pennsylvanians. SNAP, formerly known as ...
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Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Nov 07, 2013 at 06:48 AM PST with 3 Recommends
By Chris Lilienthal, Third and State The future of Pennsylvania schools — and the quality of education every child receives — is at stake in a property tax proposal in Harrisburg. The plan to ...
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Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Oct 30, 2013 at 06:30 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
By Stephen Herzenberg, Third and State Appearing earlier this month on a radio program in Pittsburgh with labor historian Charles McCollester, I heard for the first time the story of Margaret Mary ...
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Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Oct 28, 2013 at 06:57 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
By Stephen Herzenberg, Third and State Last week, the Marcellus Shale Coalition trumpeted a new claim on the shale drilling industry's positive impact on Pennsylvania jobs: Raymond James analysts ...
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Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Oct 25, 2013 at 06:28 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
By Michael Wood, Third and State The latest proposal to eliminate property taxes in Pennsylvania would leave school districts with $2.6 billion less in overall funding within five years, according ...
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Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Oct 17, 2013 at 12:51 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
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