PA GOP: Stimulus Fails To Create Jobs

PA GOP: Stimulus Fails To Create Jobs HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement following the announcement that the national unemployment rate stands at 9.6 percent.   “How many months of high unemployment will it take before Washington politicians like Joe Sestak finally admit that the stimulus they supported […]

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Casey Discusses New Bullying Policies with the School District of Philadelphia

Casey Discusses New Bullying Policies with the School District of Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA, PA – U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today visited Joseph Pennell Academics Plus School in Philadelphia to discuss the bullying and harassment epidemic facing our schools.  Senator Casey discussed his bill, the Safe Schools Improvement Act (S. 3739), which aims to help prevent […]

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Toomey Receives Endorsement from the Governor of Puerto Rico Today

Toomey Receives Endorsement from the Governor of Puerto Rico Today   Allentown – U.S. Senate candidate and former small business owner Pat Toomey received an endorsement of his campaign today from the governor of Puerto Rico, Governor Luis Fortuno, at Tierra Colombiana Restaurant in Philadelphia. “Pat Toomey’s message of lower taxes, fiscal responsibility, and reducing […]

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Lentz To Be Joined By Senator Bob Casey for “Food & Phones” on Tuesday

Lentz To Be Joined By Senator Bob Casey for “Food & Phones” on Tuesday Springfield, PA – Representative Bryan Lentz, the Democratic nominee for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, announced today that U.S. Senator Bob Casey would be stopping by to help rally Lentz’s grassroots supporters during “Food & Phones”, a lunch and phone […]

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Is Tom Corbett Hiding From Grover Norquist Because He Broke Norquist’s No Tax Pledge?

Is Tom Corbett Hiding From Grover Norquist Because He Broke Norquist’s No Tax Pledge? Norquist is in Pennsylvania tonight to campaign with Republicans, Corbett not scheduled to attend Harrisburg, PA – Today, Grover Norquist, President of Americans for Tax Reform, will be in Pennsylvania visiting with Republican candidates, but Tom Corbett is not listed to […]

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Joe Sestak Calls on Leaders to Bring Back American Jobs

Joe Sestak Calls on Leaders to Bring Back American Jobs Slams Congressman Toomey for Embracing Policies that Drive Outsourcing ALLENTOWN, Pa. – U.S. Senate candidate Joe Sestak called on leaders in Washington to put an end to unfair trade practices that disadvantage American workers. “It is time to stand on the side of working families,” […]

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KITCHEN INVITES PUBLIC TO ENERGY CONSERVATION WORKSHOPS

KITCHEN INVITES PUBLIC TO ENERGY CONSERVATION WORKSHOPS PHILADELPHIA, OCTOBER 8, 2010 — Residents can gain a basic understanding of the best and most cost-effective ways to reduce their energy usage at upcoming free Energy Conservation Workshops, sponsored by state Sen. Shirley Kitchen (D-Philadelphia) and the Energy Coordinating Agency. Attendees will learn how to seal their […]

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Former PA House Speaker Bob O’Donnell Joins Commonwealth Foundation

Former PA House Speaker Bob O’Donnell Joins Commonwealth Foundation Will serve as Senior Fellow for the Center for Educational Excellence HARRISBURG, PA (10.08.10) — The Commonwealth Foundation is pleased to announce that former Democratic Pennsylvania House Speaker Robert W. O’Donnell has joined its Center for Educational Excellence as a senior fellow. A Philadelphia-based attorney who […]

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More Job Losses Demonstrate Murphy’s Failed Jobs Policies

More Job Losses Demonstrate Murphy’s Failed Jobs Policies Murphy continues to blame everyone else for economy, job losses LANGHORNE, Pa-Today the Department of Labor announced that the United States economy shed an additional 95,000 private sector jobs last month.  The national unemployment rate remained at 9.6%.  Today’s news continues to illustrate Congressman Patrick Murphy’s failed […]

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Cutler Legislation to Check Powers of Wildlife Conservation Offers Becomes Law

Cutler Legislation to Check Powers of Wildlife Conservation Offers Becomes Law   HARRISBURG – Legislation authored by Rep. Bryan Cutler (R-Peach Bottom) to amend the powers and duties of wildlife conservation officers, bringing them into line with current case law and the Constitution, was signed into law on Oct. 7.   “This legislation is about […]

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