Little impact by SB1 on PA’s pension problems

Global credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s released a statement last week seemingly devaluing the impact of Pennsylvania’s new pension reform law, saying the measure’s effects on the state’s budget and credit are “negligible.”

What Gov. Wolf likes about this pension plan

Gov. Tom Wolf spoke briefly Tuesday about the pension bill moving toward his desk this week, calling it a “significant start” on what has become one of Pennsylvania’s worst political catastrophes.