Nathan A. Benefield

Nathan A. Benefield is Vice President of Policy Analysis for the Commonwealth Foundation for Public Policy Alternatives.

Nate has researched and written on public policy issues including taxes, government spending, education reform, transportation funding, health care policy, and economic development. Nate's work has been featured in the Philadelphia InquirerPittsburgh Post-GazettePittsburgh Tribune-ReviewPatriot News, and Allentown Morning Call amongst others.  Nate frequently provides testimony to the Pennsylvania House and Senate and often lends his policy expertise to WHP 580 and KDKA radio.

Nate graduated from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois with a degree in political science and economics, and also earned a masters degree in public service management from DePaul.

Recent Research

A Brief History of Wolf's Tax Hikes

FEBRUARY 8, 2016 | Policy Memo by NATHAN BENEFIELD

Reversing the Status Quo in Pennsylvania

FEBRUARY 8, 2016 | Policy Memo by NATHAN BENEFIELD

Budget Hostages Finally Freed?

JANUARY 11, 2016 | Commentary by NATHAN BENEFIELD

Recent Blog Posts

Five Facts about Wolf's Second Budget Proposal

FEBRUARY 9, 2016

posted by NATHAN BENEFIELD | 04:48 PM | Comments

Who is Wolf Giving Your Tax Dollars To?

FEBRUARY 5, 2016

posted by NATHAN BENEFIELD | 03:48 PM | Comments

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