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Video Feed: PA Treasurer Joe Torsella Discusses New Groundbreaking PA Treasury Website Feature to Allow Taxpayers to Track General Fund Balance in Real Time

Site makes Pennsylvania a leader in providing real-time and historic data on state expenditures and revenues


Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Satellite News Service will provide a satellite video feed between 11 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. (Eastern Time) TODAY, February 2, 2017 of Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella discussing the new, groundbreaking transparency website feature that for the first time allows Pennsylvania taxpayers to access up-to-date information on the state’s General Fund, which serves as the state’s checkbook. The portal (www.patreasury.gov/transparency) tracks the current balance of the General Fund, compares monthly and annual revenues and expenditures and illustrates how Treasury’s line of credit prevents the fund from falling into the negative.


Feed Coordinates are:

EVENT: Treasury - Transparency

DATE: Thursday, February 2, 2017

TIME: 11:00a to 11:15a (Eastern)

FORMAT: 16 x 9 HD 720p

SATELLITE: SES - 2 @ 87W (KU-Band - DIGITAL)

TRANSPONDER: K 03

CHANNEL: A/B (18Mhz)

SYM RATE: 13.235 msps

FEC: 3/4

BIT RATE: 18.295441

DOWNLINK POL: Horizontal

DOWNLINK FREQ: 11751.00 MHz

Modulation Type: DVB-S, QPSK

TROUBLE: 717-772-4282

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