Legislators, PSEA members support raising teacher salary minimums

Legislators, PSEA members support raising teacher salary minimums

Members of PSEA joined Sen. Judy Schwank (D-Berks), Rep. Tarah Tohill (R-Luzerne) and Rep. Kyle Mullins (D-Lackawanna) at a press conference, where they discussed their support for raising the minimum teacher salary in Pennsylvania to $45,000.

Currently Pennsylvania has a minimum teacher salary of $18,500 which hasn't been updated in more than 30 years. 

Tuesday, March 26, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
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VIDEO: Gov. Wolf takes a step towards equal pay with new executive order

VIDEO: Gov. Wolf takes a step towards equal pay with new executive order

On Wednesday afternoon Gov. Tom Wolf was joined by First Lady Frances Wolf, multiple legislators, and advocates as he took action to address the gender pay gap in the commonwealth by signing an executive order that ends the practice of state agencies requiring a job applicant to provide their salary history during the hiring process.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018/Author: Kara Barmoy
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Ortitay's new bill would require legislators to pay back money not earned due to resignation

Ortitay's new bill would require legislators to pay back money not earned due to resignation

Rep. Jason Ortitay (R-Washington) sat down with The PLS Reporter to discuss his bill House Bill 2045. This bill would require legislators to pay back their salary not earned if they resign before the 15th of the month.

Friday, February 16, 2018/Author: Kara Barmoy
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