Ben Franklin News

PA Budget Does Not Restore BFTP Funding

BFTP’s state appropriation did not change — $3.5 million for BFTP/NEP — which is the amount it has been getting for the most part since 2007-08. “We need to restore Pennsylvania’s funding to Ben Franklin if we want to maintain our competitive edge in an increasingly high-tech world,” BFTP/NEP CEO Chad Paul said. “We need to support programs that have boosted our economy so successfully.” Via Morning Call: