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.


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.

The annual line-by-line examination of the governor’s final General Fund spending proposal by the House and Senate Appropriations committees is underway.

The power outages from last week’s storm that dumped more than two feet of snow in some parts of New England were isolated and temporary. They got lucky.

On February 8, Governor Tom Wolf will have billions of reasons to ask lawmakers to send him legislation that cuts business tax rates, and not legislation to increase them; unlike his previous reque

The blow to the nation’s economy from the massive expansion of the nanny state in Joe Biden’s Build Back Better (BBB) proposal would extend beyond fueling an already troubling level of inflation.

The residents of Northeast Pennsylvania hit the jackpot recently thanks in part to a manufacturing tax credit enacted in 2020 to attract multi-million dollar investments in our natural gas industry

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