PMA Bulletin

In continuous publication since 1913, the PMA Legislative Bulletin is the association’s official newsletter on business, governmental, and political affairs. Issued on the first and fifteenth of each month, The Bulletin is a concise, readable, and expertly informed digest of events and trends in public policy. While focused primarily on state government, The Bulletin also provides news on urgent federal issues as well as the activities of Pennsylvania’s Congressional delegation. Special editions of The Bulletin are issued as needed.


State Sen. Scott Martin’s (R-Lancaster) career path in elected office has, in some respects, been inspired by the bad policy decisions of others.

State Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion, Armstrong, Forest) takes note of Europe’s anxious international appeal for coal for power generation.

For the first time in decades, a business tax reform plan, which includes a scheduled phase-down of the state’s highest-in-nation flat-rate Corporate Net Income Tax (CNIT)

Corporate Net Income tax rate on path for reduction, but details of final plan key to optimizing business competitiveness

The Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has appealed a ruling by a Commonwealth Court judge that halted the Department’s plans to toll nine highly traveled commuter bridges in the Commonwealth.

Pennsylvania’s business tax burden could finally be on the verge of real reform.

Despite rising inflation, sluggish pandemic recovery, war in Europe, and global supply chain struggles, Governor Wolf is going into overdrive to impose his crippling electricity tax, which became o

The Pennsylvania Leadership Conference (PLC), the annual Harrisburg gathering of Pennsylvania’s conservative activists, is indispensable for political enthusiasts.

Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine has once again proved that energy security is national security.

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