Videos and Podcasts

December 23, 2010

Watch a moving report from CBS 3 in Philadelphia on the adultBasic funding crisis and what a loss of health coverage will mean to Roseann Davis, a mother of two from Perkasie, Pa.

December 3, 2010

In a November 11, 2010 report, the Real News Network took a look at the economics of the impending natural gas boom in Pennsylvania's Marcellus Shale. PBPC Director Sharon Ward offers her insights.

May 21, 2010

Now that the dust has settled after Tuesday’s primary elections, the Pennsylvania General Assembly will turn its attention back to the state budget. On Friday, May 21, the Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center hosted a conference call with editorial page editors and columnists on the state budget. This memo summarizes the presentation that PBPC Director Sharon Ward made during that call.

February 3, 2010

View video of a January 19 forum in Delaware County on natural gas drilling in the Marcellus Shale.

September 8, 2009

Participants in a press conference Tuesday wore Band Aids to symbolize the pain of service cuts. They called on lawmakers to enact a budget that adequately funds essential services.

July 8, 2009

Advocates for education funding reform and early childhood programs gathered in the state Capitol this week to send a message that the state needs to raise additional revenues.

June 16, 2009

The Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center joined a number of other groups representing children, seniors and other vulnerable people to ask legislators to consider additional revenue sources to alleviate some budget cuts. Watch media highlights.

April 28, 2009

Watch video from a press conference where PBPC rolled out is severance tax report.

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