Bon Appetit!

Bon Appetit!

No one ever said the Scranton School District’s road to financial recovery would be a smooth one. The emerging details of its path to fiscal solvency are sobering, nevertheless, especially for a population as heavily taxed as Scranton’s
Fleecing the flock

Fleecing the flock

Times are tough for the once-mighty National Rifle Association. The gun-rights organization has hemorrhaged money over the past years. Its president was forced to resign after a nasty and very-public spat with its longtime CEO. There are allegations that Russian...
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before …

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before …

Natural gas drillers in Pennsylvania have for nearly 14 years been allowed to extract gas from the marcellus shale formation without paying a the state a severance tax. Thanks to a caucus of bought-and-paid-for state legislators (hello, GOP majorities), huge...