neagle.com http://www.neagle.com/section/state%20news neagle.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 09 Mar 2014 14:04:07 +0000 From Rep. Mike Peifer (R-139th) http://www.neagle.com/article/20140217/NEWS/140219683/-1/state news?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:26:58 +0000 http://www.neagle.com/article/20140217/NEWS/140219683/-1/state news Gov. Tom Corbett outlined a $29.4 billion state budget proposal before a joint session of the General Assembly on Tuesday, Feb. 4. For the fourth year in a row, the budget includes only modest spending increases and no new or increased taxes. School funding is a top priority with more than $10.3 billion dedicated to pre-kindergarten through 12th grade education, an increase of more than $360 million over the current year’s budget. [...]]]> Governor stops by, hails business progress http://www.neagle.com/article/20140210/NEWS/140219942/-1/state news?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:39:45 +0000 By Peter Becker Managing Editor http://www.neagle.com/article/20140210/NEWS/140219942/-1/state news Jobless rates show progress http://www.neagle.com/article/20140203/NEWS/140209934/-1/state news?rssfeed=true Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:59:18 +0000 By Peter Becker Managing Editor http://www.neagle.com/article/20140203/NEWS/140209934/-1/state news Seasonally adjusted figures from the PA Department of Labor & Industry Center for Workforce Information & Analysis show that Pike County had an unemployment rate of 8.8%, compared to 11.0% in November of 2012. With a labor force of 26,500, there were 2,300 listed as unemployed. A year previous, the labor pool was bigger, 26,900, [...]]]> On the House Agenda Next Week http://www.neagle.com/article/20131115/NEWS/131119877/-1/state news?rssfeed=true Fri, 15 Nov 2013 18:20:56 +0000 http://www.neagle.com/article/20131115/NEWS/131119877/-1/state news  
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