The average hourly wage for direct support professionals is under $15.
Gov. Wolf’s spending plan creates a $200M scholarship program for people entering health care fields.
The House and Senate’s top GOP budget negotiators say the state’s $7.76 billion in extra relief and tax money can’t be stretched too thin.
Gov. Tom Wolf says he wants to spend $1.3 billion in CARES Act money on things ranging from small business assistance to paid parental leave.