January 23, 2022

Pennsylvania: “Librarians Express Relief Over Gov. Tom Wolf’s State Budget”

From the Reading Eagle:

Denise Sticha, administrator of the Berks County Library System, was prepared for bad news when Gov. Wolf unveiled his proposed budget for fiscal 2017-18.

“I thought we were going to get a funding cut,” Sticha said Tuesday.

To her surprise, the line item for public library funding in the proposed budget stayed the same as this year, just under $54.5 million

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See Also: Comment About Funding by Christi Buker, Exec. Director, Pennsylvania Library Association (via PALibraries.org)

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