Daily Archives: 1, March 27, 2008

The bill would wean the Pennsylvania State Police off the motor license fund by 2018.

Bill aims to add money for road improvements
Pocono Record

The bill would wean the Pennsylvania State Police off the motor license fund by 2018. The fund pays $500 million to Pennsylvania State Police, or two-thirds of the total state police budget of $780 million. Each year, $50 million would be taken from

Ballard Spahr, a Philadelphia law firm where Gov. Ed Rendell used to work, has earned millions of state dollars

LCB head’s law firm does $5.7 million in Pa. business

Thursday, March 27, 2008

By Tom Barnes, Post-Gazette Harrisburg Bureau

HARRISBURG — Ballard Spahr, a Philadelphia law firm where Gov. Ed Rendell used to work, has earned millions of state dollars in the past five years doing legal work on a potential Pennsylvania Turnpike lease and other matters.

But it isn’t the only group of legal eagles who are cashing in on their connections to the Rendell administration. Continue reading