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Senate eyes House's budget bill panned by Wolf as unbalanced

The Pennsylvania Legislature is in session, a day before the state government's fiscal-year deadline and no sign on how the Senate will handle the House's just-passed budget bill.

Pennsylvania House OKs budget bill Wolf panned

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The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is passing a nearly $31.6 billion spending plan to the Senate, but it hasn't convinced Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf that it's balanced or adequate.

Art installation to vanish during conventions

"The American Dream" will melt away during the Republican and Democratic national conventions.

In bipartisan vote, House panel tees up budget

Autumn-fall exterior Pennsylvania Capitol building in Harrisburg

Matt Rourke/AP

A key legislative committee is throwing its support behind a $31.6 billion state budget proposal with a vote that leaves open the possibility of a full deal before the state's new fiscal year begins on Friday.


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