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Editorial: Not enforcing State pension forfeiture laws wastes tax dollars

Editorial: Not enforcing State pension forfeiture laws wastes tax dollars

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

April 3, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

It’s no secret that Pennsylvania public schools have a deficit that seems to get larger and larger as the gap in federal funding widens between poor and affluent districts. Many lay off or threaten to lay off teachers and cut funding for music and theater arts programs. In an environment like this...

Editorial: Citizenship question on 2020 census could cut PA funding

Editorial: Citizenship question on 2020 census could cut PA funding

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

March 29, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

It’s no secret that for undocumented immigrants and other noncitizens, life can be rough under President Donald Trump’s administration. As of Monday, it just got significantly tougher. The U.S. Department of Commerce announced a new component of the 2020 census Monday night, requiring that Americ...

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