"PathWays PA Releases Self-Sufficiency Standard for PA"

May 20, 2010

At today's Capitol news conference, PathWays PA released the 2010-2011 Self-Sufficiency Standard for Pennsylvania. The Self-Sufficiency Standard for Pennsylvania measures how much income a family of a certain composition in a given location must earn to meet their basic living needs.

PathWays PA President Carol Goertzel was joined by Department of Labor and Industry Secretary Sandi Vito, who commended the efforts of PathWays PA for releasing yearly Standards since 1997. Vito said the report is a necessary tool for all administrations in Pennsylvania.

Read the full article, and come to our release of the Standard in Philadelphia tomorrow!


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