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How billionaire Jeffrey Yass uses his wealth to fund far-right politics

The billionaire businessman has spent tens of millions of dollars to influence elections in Pennsylvania since 2010. Matt Cohen In the days leading up to the May 16 Democratic mayoral primary election in Philadelphia, television ads aired and mailers circulated attacking Helen Gym, the progressive candidate in the race. The line of attacks centered on a 2019 pharmaceutical … Continued

Pennsylvania receiving $8.9 billion in infrastructure investment; sees $2 billion commitment for manufacturing

Invest.gov details how $699 billion in federal manufacturing and public infrastructure funding is being allocated in different states. Oliver Willis The White House on Tuesday launched a new website, Invest.gov, which is being used to highlight public and private investments enabled by policies signed into law by President Joe Biden. The site details how $479 billion … Continued