Pat Meehan Dodges Taking a Stand on Tea Party Views After Press Gets Wind of Secretive Tea Party Meeting

Springfield, PA – Just as the local news media was starting to take interest in a secretive, closed-door Tea Party meeting on Tuesday night where multiple Republican candidates planned to court the extreme Right Wing, Republican Congressional Candidate Pat Meehan backed out of appearing at the event. Meehan’s last-minute withdrawal is the latest effort to […]

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Lentz Tours Nielsen Kellerman, Manufacturer of Sporting and Weather Gauges, for Seventeenth Stop of Economic Tour on Tuesday

Springfield, PA – Representative Bryan Lentz, the Democratic nominee for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, toured Nielsen Kellerman on Tuesday for the seventeenth stop of his 10-week, 25-stop economic tour. The Boothwyn-based manufacturer makes instruments used in the sports of rowing and gliding, and hand-held weather and wind-speed gauges used in the military and […]

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Meehan Joins Corbett and Tea Party in Hiding Views from Public

Springfield, PA – Kevin McTigue, Bryan Lentz’s campaign manager, issued the following comment about Pat Meehan’s public-speaking engagement at an “off-the-record” meeting of the Tea Party Coalition of Southeastern Pennsylvania tonight. The meeting is scheduled to start at 7 p.m at the Quality Inn Conference Center in Montgomeryville, and according to event invitations no recording […]

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Critz: Indiana Regional Medical Center Receives $346,500 Grant for Electronic Medical Records Initiative

JOHNSTOWN, PA — Congressman Mark S. Critz (PA-12) announced today that the Indiana Regional Medical Center (IRMC) has been awarded a $346,500 federal grant for the development of an electronic medical records system that will reduce medical errors and improve patient safety. “Many of our rural medical centers rely on outdated practices for the storage and […]

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FACTCHECK: Toomey Tries to Mislead Voters About Small Business Career

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Pat Toomey, Wall Street derivatives trader and lifelong champion of Wall Street and corporate special interests, released an advertisement that tries to mislead voters about his record as a small business owner. “Like many Wall Street traders, Pat Toomey bankrolled a business, but he was not a small businessman,” said Mark […]

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Desperate Kanjorski can’t stop lying about Lou Barletta

26-year incumbent lies about Social Security – again Hazleton, PA – Paul Kanjorski is lying about Lou Barletta and Social Security again – despite being caught doing so by an independent fact-checking organization two years ago. Kanjorski’s latest negative ad makes several false claims about Lou Barletta and Social Security – claims that were long debunked as […]

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FACTCHECK: Toomey Tries to Mislead Voters About Career of Fighting for Wall Street, Corporate Special Interests

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Pat Toomey, Wall Street derivatives trader and lifelong champion of Wall Street and corporate special interests, released an advertisement that tries to mislead voters about his career of fighting for Wall Street and corporate special interests. “After Pat Toomey ended his career as a Wall Street derivatives trader, he continued to […]

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Will Callahan Support Another Stimulus Flop?

First Stimulus Was a Failure, Now House Dems Want to Hit the Accelerator on More Wasteful Spending Washington- It’s been more than 18 months since John Callahan’s Democrat friends passed a trillion-dollar stimulus bill promising to keep unemployment under eight percent and create four million jobs and, so far, one thing is clear: It’s an utter failure. With […]

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299 DAYS LATER: TOTH DEMANDS CLARITY ON FARRY-PERZEL RELATIONSHIP

MIDDLETOWN TWP, PA—September 7, 2010—John Toth, Democratic nominee for the 142nd House District, kicked his campaign into high gear today, demanding that incumbent Frank Farry answer tough questions about his ties to indicted Philadelphia politician John Perzel. According to records maintained by the Pennsylvania Department of State, Farry received $21,000 from Perzel’s campaign committee in […]

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