Philadelphia Inquirer writer, covering PA state government. Typist. Mom. Dog mom. Grumpy Greek. There are no dumb questions - so I tell myself.
And with that hard smack to the GOP-controlled #PAlegislature, Gov. Wolf wraps up his budget address. Budget fight to follow?
I cannot stop this catastrophe alone. The people of Pennsylvania need you to do the right thing - Gov. Wolf in #PAbudget address.
Gov. Wolf tearing into GOP leaders for handling of #PAbudget as House Speaker Turzai sits behind him, eyebrow raised, smiling a tiny smile.
House Speaker Mike Turzai, seated behind Wolf, raises eyebrow (2/2)
"We had a deal," Gov. Wolf says of this year's budget framework (which has imploded). ".. And then House Rep just leaders walked away." 1/2
This fiscal crisis didn't appear out of nowhere. This was no act of God. We are in a hole we dug ourselves - Gov. Wolf in #PAbudget address
Someone in Harrisburg has to begin telling the people of PA the truth about the mess we're in - Gov. Wolf, from #PAbudget address
Wolf outlining doomsday scenario of what happens if legislature doesn't pass "responsible" #PAbudget: cuts to public schools, human services