In May, the railroad closed a mechanical shop, costing Guernsey nearly 90 jobs. Then Gov. Gordon proposed closing a military school that employs 41 people.
The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget estimates that Trump's plan, which includes massive tax breaks for the wealthiest Americans, would increase the national debt by more than $5 trillion during the next four years. Republicans who say reducing our debt is their No. 1 priority should be apoplectic, not defending this nominee.
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said Saturday that steel jobs could make a comeback in Pennsylvania, but coal was a different matter.
Declining revenues from fossil fuel extraction industries cause governor’s triage on eve of fiscal year.
Neither the Republican majority nor Democratic minority in the Legislature can point to specific measures taken to aid energy workers and their families.