To ensure a prosperous state, we must restrain the growth of state spending, restore government to its proper role, and identify ways to keep more money in the hands of taxpayers. Key topics include: State Budget, Public Employee Pensions and Benefits, Government Debt, Transportation, and Criminal Justice. More topics here.
Who are We?
The Commonwealth Foundation is Pennsylvania's free-market think tank. The Commonwealth Foundation crafts free-market policies, convinces Pennsylvanians of their benefits, and counters attacks on liberty.
Last Friday, Gov. Corbett released full details of his Healthy PA initiative, which seeks to expand government-funded health insurance under Obamacare (using Medicaid expansion funds to pay private insurance premiums for those newly eligible) and seeks federal waivers to reform the existing Medicaid ...