Mike Turzai – Pennsylvania Speaker of the House – Budget Negotiations

Larry Richert and John Shumway
Thursday, June 14th
Pennsylvania Speaker of the House Mike Turzai discussed the negative effect of the minimum wage price and how it is causing people to go homeless. He thinks the budget is going smoother than it has in the past. He has increased basic education by 100 million dollars a year and is contributing to school pensions. Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate still sits above 4%, higher than the national average. He mentions the number of jobs available in the trade industry.