Tom Wolf pushes for ARPA funds for use to offer $2000 checks to Pennsylvania residents

Tom Wolf pushes for ARPA funds for use to offer $2000 checks to Pennsylvania residents

Pittsburgh, Pa.—Governor Tom Wolf known as on Pennsylvania’s Common Meeting to behave by passing laws for the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)-funded $500 million PA Alternative Program, which might ship $2,000 checks to Pennsylvanians. “The price of every part from gasoline to groceries is a bit greater proper now than it was only a few…

Pennsylvania leaders disagree on the best way to spend remaining $1.7 billion ARPA funds

Pennsylvania leaders disagree on the best way to spend remaining $1.7 billion ARPA funds

(The Middle Sq.) – How Pennsylvania leaders will spend the remainder of the state’s $1.7 billion from the federal American Rescue Plan Act stays unclear, with each side maligning the spending priorities of the opposite. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf launched a plan in February that will use the funds in 5 totally different areas: $500…