Working & The Economy

How cash assistance for disabled Pennsylvanians was eliminated in 2012 — and could be...

Michael Froehlich remembers being at his computer on a Tuesday morning in February 2012, anxiously waiting to see what the Department of Public Welfare's budget would look like.That would seem odd for the average...

Feds’ weak plan reinforces need for Wolf action to help 275K more Pennsylvanians get...

Pennsylvanians can, and will, do better thanks to Wolf’s increase in the overtime threshold.

These are the top 5 most — and least — financially literate states in...

Do you have money tucked away for a rainy day? Have you cultivated sustainable spending habits? Or do you find yourself borrowing money to make it to the next paycheck?Those were among the metrics...

‘The need is really there:’ In rural Dauphin County, Gov. Wolf pitches his infrastructure...

MILLERSBURG, Pa. -- At the Colonnade Theater on Center Street, there's Goose Island and Rolling Rock on tap. There are burgers on the menu in the snack bar. And this weekend, Disney's live action...

Great fathers aren’t born, they’re made. And this Harrisburg pastor is helping them on...

Fatherhood can be daunting under the best of circumstances. A pastor named Jayson Davenport is helping Harrisburg's men find their way down that path.

Why pay transparency alone won’t eliminate the persistent wage gap between men and women...

Companies can resolve to do something about pay inequity - either with or without pay transparency. Transparency without management action tends to just annoy the lower-paid employees.

Equal Pay Day: Here’s how Pa’s gender pay gap stacks up to the rest...

Today, Tuesday, April 2, is Equal Pay Day across the nation. According to Census data, the median income for a woman working full-time is 80 percent of that earned by a man, as Voice...

It’s Equal Pay Day. Here’s how Pa. lawmakers want to close the gender wage...

April 2 marks Equal Pay Day in the United States, an occasion that calls attention to the fact that women in America earn less on average than men.According to the National Committee on Pay...

Pa. finished March ahead of projections for tax collections, Revenue Dept. says

Pennsylvanians are buying more. And vice continues to be big business, new state tax collection data indicates.

Promoting trade jobs is front and center in package of Pa. House bills

House Republicans trumpeted the passage of a slew of workforce development bills this week — a top priority for the chamber's leadership and what they hope will be an easy sell to Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf.