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Budget and Economic Update Presentation

March 31, 2021 | News Stand & Other

Deputy Director Brenda Warburton and Revenue Analyst Jesse Bushman gave a presentation to the Marcellus Shale Coalition regarding the Commonwealth’s economic and budget outlook and recent natural gas trends.

Tags: budget, economic, employment, gas, presentation

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House Budget Hearing Request

March 23, 2021 | News Stand & Other

The IFO responded to a question raised at the office’s budget hearing before the House Appropriations Committee. The question was related to the indirect costs associated with state marijuana legalization that may not be reflected in official revenue estimates.

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Budget and Economic Update Presentation

March 11, 2021 | News Stand & Other

Director Matt Knittel gave a presentation to CompetePA on the state budget, federal stimulus and various revenue proposals.

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Testimony on Minimum Wage

March 11, 2021 | News Stand & Other

Director Matt Knittel made a brief presentation to the House Commerce Committee on the proposal to raise the minimum wage. The hearing was originally scheduled for February 16, 2021 but was rescheduled to March 11, 2021.

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Budget Hearings Packet for Appropriations Committees

March 04, 2021 | News Stand & Other

The Independent Fiscal Office submitted materials to the House and Senate Appropriations Committees ahead of its scheduled budget hearings. This packet examines the minimum wage, personal and corporate income tax and other proposals included in the FY 2021-22 Executive Budget.

Tags: budget, hearing

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