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.


Rather than the Armageddon predicted by Democrats, the passage of federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act now has Pennsylvania’s Independent Fiscal Of

A decade’s supply of gas in the Marcellus and Utica Shales is no more useful to us above ground than underground if we can’t deliver it to market or encourage the market to come to us.

Four of the winners in the Democrats’ Pennsylvania State House primaries embraced the endorsements of local socialist organizations.

Pennsylvania is all dressed up with nowhere to go.

The steel and aluminum tariffs ordered by the President Trump last week elicited the same “Chicken Little” squawks as the end of net neutrality, the roll-back of years of Obama market meddling regu

Political obstructionism in the energy marketplace in Massachusetts led to predictable results during a cold snap earlier this winter: the cost of generating electricity increased so much that heat

Governor Tom Wolf’s budget proposal offers little to encourage growth in Pennsylvania.

Governor Wolf got some election-year publicity last week with his decree that overtime pay should apply to tens of thousands of additional workers.

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