2014-2015 General Fund Budget Passage On Thursday, July 10, Gov. Tom Corbett finally signed the 2014-15 General Fund budget and accompanying appropriations bills. The legislature sent him the budget on June 30; the governor waited to sign it until today, hoping in the meantime that the legislature would take action on key issues he identified as priorities.
On the last day to act before the budget became law without his signature, he enacted it while also exercising his lin
Members of Hunger-Free Pennsylvania were in Harrisburg today to hand-deliver a letter signed by 1,240 hunger relief organizations, religious congregations, student groups, human service agencies and other charitable organizations calling for increased funding for the State Food Purchase Program (SFPP).
(click here to read the letter)
Nearly one in seven Pennsylvanians, or approximately 1.9 million residents, are struggling with hunger and food insecurity.
Funding for SF