Health - March 2, 2012

February Revenue More Than Expected

As reported by the Patriot News, for the first time since July, February revenue collections came in above the estimate. Pennsylvania collected $1.7 billion in general revenue or 0.9% more than expected.

Special House Election April 24

Yesterday House Speaker Sam Smith said he will be scheduling special elections for the 6 House seat vacancies. The state Supreme Court ordered him to hold the election on April 24, the same day as the primary. Four of the seats are in the Philadelphia region, one from Lehigh and one from Allegheny.