Pa. volunteer firefighters catch break on fundraising rule
The state is taking a closer look at rules covering small games of chance that would have hurt firefighters fundraising abilities
By Mark Shade
HARRISBURG, Pa — Volunteer fire departments and veterans organizations throughout Pennsylvania are breathing a little easier after Gov. Tom Corbett agreed Thursday to delay the reporting requirements for the many revenue-generating small games of chance they operate.
State Sens. Richard Kasunic, D-Dunbar, and Tim Solobay, D-Canonsburg, are the ones who worked with the administration to get the one-year reprieve.