1 January 2014 0 Comments

Welfare to the Wealthy Appropriations Act 10A to 14A gave almost 1/2 Billion Dollars to billionaire private tax-exempt corporations.

   The Republican Governor and the Republican General Assembly voted to give  tax-exempt multibillion dollar private corporation Penn State   $229, 694,000  taxpayer dollars by Act 10A of 2013  House vote 1 July 2013 SB725  This vote was 199 to 4 with real Republicans John McGinnis, Daryl Metcalfe Carl Metzgar and Democrat Haluska voting NAY […]

20 December 2013 0 Comments

MIND THE (Budget) GAP – WELFARE TO THE WEALTHY ½ Bbillion taxpayer dollars to private, tax-exempt billion dollar corporations year after year.

MINDING THE BUDGET GAP Pennsylvania faces a budget deficit of $1.2 -$1.4 billion. The highly competent Budget Secretary Zogby points to decline of 2,788 administrative staff positions, or 3.6 %, an astounding and unheralded accomplishment. Sec. Zogby points to Pensions as a threat the Commonwealth’s fisc (and Pennsylvania’s Forgotten Taxpayer). However, I think he misses […]

5 November 2012 0 Comments

The Enemy Within Part 5: REVERSE ROBIN HOOD: Pennsylvania’s Forgotten Taxpayers Funding the Best of the Best – Taxpayer Millions to Billionaires

  Portrait by Everett Raymond Kintzler photographer The Enemy Within Part 5- REVERSE ROBIN HOOD: Pennsylvania’s Forgotten Taxpayers Funding the Best of the Best, Pennsylvania’s Republican Leadership force Pennsylvania’s Forgotten Taxpayers  forced to fund the “Best of the Best, the Richest of the Rich, the 1% of the 1% and UPENN’s millionairess President”.                                       […]

25 August 2012 Comments Off

Liberty Index 2012 Appropriations Acts Part 14 – Act 14A UPENN Subsidy

      Appropriation Act 14A   July 2 SB 1126 University of Pennsylvania The Liberty Index scores Act 14A of 2012 AGAINST LIBERTY because of the misallocation of taxpayer resources and because of the lack of evidence that subsidy produces intended results at an affordable price. House Fiscal Note  ANALYSIS: This legislation appropriates a total of $28,137,000 for the […]

25 August 2012 0 Comments

Liberty Index 2012 Appropriations Acts Part 13 – Act 13A LincolnU Subsidy

        Lincoln University, multi multi million dollar student union renovation & expansion (see also TempleU’s multi multi million dollar student center, also, designed by Kimmel-Gogrette Architects who are being well paid by the taxpayers of Pennsylvania) Appropriation Act 13A July 2 SB 1125 Lincoln University The Liberty Index scores Act 13A of 2012 AGAINST LIBERTY because […]

24 August 2012 0 Comments

Liberty Index 2012 Appropriations Acts Part 12 – Act 12A TempleU Subsidy

      Philadelphia     TempleU Multi Multi Million Dollar Student Center  Temple University Student Center, Dining Expansion and Conference Center Philadelphia Penna.  Appropriation Act 12A  of 2012   12 July 2 SB 1124 Temple University The Liberty Index scores Act 12A of 2012  AGAINST LIBERTY because of the misallocation of taxpayer resources and because of the lack […]

24 August 2012 0 Comments

Liberty Index 2012 Appropriations Acts Part 11 – Act 11A UPITT Subsidy

                                                             Appropriation Act 11A of 2012   11 July 2  SB 1123 University of Pittsburgh The Liberty Index scores Act 11A of 2012 AGAINST LIBERTY because of the misallocation of taxpayer resources and because of the lack of evidence that subsidy  produces intended results at an affordable price. University of Pittsburgh Cathedral […]

23 August 2012 0 Comments

Liberty Index 2012 Appropriations Acts Part 10 – Act 10A of 2012 Penn State Subsidy

Appropriation Act 10A 0f 2012 June 30  SB 1466 General Appropriation Act of 2012 The Liberty Index scores Act 10A AGAINST LIBERTY because of the misallocation of resources. Forcing taxpayers to fund education Leviathan has not proven to produce results contrary to the rhetoric.         Morality at Penn State 0   Government/Taxpayer Appropriation $227,694,000 […]

25 May 2012 0 Comments

Liberty Index Part 3: Key Votes and 4 Higher Education Appropriatons Acts of 2011

Key Votes 2010 -2011-2012 5 General Acts and 4 Higher Education Appropriations Acts Government Forces Taxpayers to Finance Private, Tax Exempt Non Profit Big Business Billionaire Higher Education Corporations The General Assembly will be voting on Higher Education Appropriations bills in June 2012

15 May 2012 0 Comments

Liberty Index Part 8 -Republicans and Democrats Force The Forgotten Taxpayer to Subsidize Billionaire Private Tax Exempt Corporations – Proposing a New Direction

Every June, the General Assembly, whether Democratic controlled or Republican controlled, forces The Forgotten Taxpayer to fund billionaire, private, tax exempt corporations. Penn State’s Trustees, Administrators, Faculty and Staff have been rewarded with over two billion dollars over the past 10 years. “Then there’s tuition. Grove City’s $13,598 annual tuition is less than half the […]