Sen. McGarrigle's bill to provide schools with more revenue for better safety

Sen. McGarrigle's bill to provide schools with more revenue for better safety

Sen. Thomas McGarrigle (R-Delaware) sat down with The PLS Reporter to discuss his bill that would provide recurring revenue for the Safe Schools initiative.
Tuesday, April 3, 2018/Author: Kara Barmoy
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Department of Environmental Protection gives final approval to PA pipeline project

Department of Environmental Protection gives final approval to PA pipeline project

The Department of Environmental Protection announced Monday that it has awarded final approval to the PA Pipeline Project/Mariner East 2 pipeline that will deliver natural gas from Pennsylvania’s southwestern counties to a Sunoco refinery in Marcus Hook, Delaware County.

 

The entire pipeline is a $2.5 billion infrastructure project anticipated to support over 15,000 jobs annually over a two year-period and ultimately have $150 million annual economic impact on the Pennsylvania economy once completed.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017/Author: Jason Gottesman
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Senate committee advances legislation to strengthen Equal Pay Law

Senate committee advances legislation to strengthen Equal Pay Law

The Senate Labor and Industry Committee Wednesday unanimously advanced Senate Bill 241, legislation sponsored by Sen. Tom McGarrigle (R-Delaware) that supporters say would strengthen Pennsylvania’s Equal Pay Law.

 

Currently, Pennsylvania’s Equal Pay Law disallows paying different wages for the same work based on one’s gender, but with exceptions including a merit-based wage system, a seniority-based wage system, a quantity/quality based system, and any other factor other than sex.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017/Author: Jason Gottesman
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