Unitarian Universalist Pennsylvania Legislative Advocacy Network
State Democratic senators are challenging Gov. Tom Corbett's top public welfare official over the administration's moves to stop the growth of spending despite rising demand and health care costs.
February 13, 2012
by Margaret Scott
There is plenty not to like in Gov. Corbett's proposed $27.1 billion budget plan, but his disregard for the state's most needy tops the list.
Children would lose Medicaid benefits and thousands of adults would be tossed off General Assistance rolls, including the disabled, recovering drug addicts, and battered women.
For the second year, Corbett held…