State Sen. Hughes: ‘We need this money for our children’

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State Sen. Vincent Hughes, D-Philadelphia, and Senate Minority Appropriations Chair, calls on Pennsylvanians to “call anyone and everyone” to get Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposed school funding across the finish line and into the 2022-23 fiscal year budget.

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John L. Micek
John L. Micek

A 3-decade veteran of the news business, John L. Micek is the Pennsylvania Capital-Star's Editor-in-Chief. An award-winning political reporter, Micek’s career has taken him from small town meetings and Chicago City Hall to Congress and the Pennsylvania Capitol. His weekly column on U.S. politics is syndicated to 800 newspapers nationwide by Cagle Syndicate. He also contributes commentary and analysis to broadcast outlets in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. Micek’s first novel, “Ordinary Angels,” was released in 2019 by Sunbury Press.


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