Arlen Specter Speaks on the Senate Floor About Gridlock in the Senate

Arlen Specter Speaks on the Senate Floor About Gridlock in the Senate “The Congress is gridlocked leaving the nation’s business floundering.” Washington, D.C. – Today, Senator Arlen Specter (D-PA) took to the Senate floor to speak about the political gridlock in the Senate. Please find the Senator’s floor statement as prepared for delivery pasted below: […]

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York County Republican Delegation Statement on Dedication of Highway to Korean War Veterans

York County Republican Delegation Statement on Dedication of Highway to Korean War Veterans   HARRISBURG ― The York County Republican House delegation today issued the following statement on the passage of House Bill 2461 by Rep. Stan Saylor (R-Red Lion), designating State Route 462 from its intersection with U.S. Route 30 in West Manchester Township, […]

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Casey, Specter Announce over $5.1 million for Pennsylvania Broadband Project

Casey, Specter Announce over $5.1 million for Pennsylvania Broadband Project   WASHINGTON, DC-U.S. Senators Bob Casey (D-PA) and Arlen Specter (D-PA) today announced that the U.S. Department of Commerce has awarded $5,110,628 in federal funds to the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development to research barriers to the use of broadband by manufacturers and […]

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Ridge: Philadelphia City Council’s Marcellus Hearings a Positive Educational Opportunity

Ridge: Philadelphia City Council’s Marcellus Hearings a Positive Educational Opportunity Fmr. Governor Urges Forum to Remain Focused on Facts, Science, Potential Benefits of the Marcellus Canonsburg, Pa. – Today, the Philadelphia City Council’s Environment and Transportation & Public Utilities panels will hold a joint hearing focused on the responsible development of the Marcellus Shale’s clean-burning, […]

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Congressman Dent Puts Tax Giveaways to Millionaires & Billionaires Ahead of Job Creation & Deficit Reduction

Congressman Dent Puts Tax Giveaways to Millionaires & Billionaires Ahead of Job Creation & Deficit Reduction As Debate Heats Up in Washington, Congressman Dent fights for $700 Billion in Millionaire Tax Breaks BETHLEHEM, PA. – As Congress debates the Bush tax cuts for millionaires and billionaires, the difference between Congressman Dent and Mayor Callahan is […]

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National Tea Party Organization Endorses Meehan as He Continues to Deny Tight Links to Movement

National Tea Party Organization Endorses Meehan as He Continues to Deny Tight Links to Movement Springfield, PA – FreedomWorks, the leading national organization in the Tea Party movement, announced on Thursday that it had endorsed Pat Meehan’s campaign, in the latest sign that the Republican candidate is working behind the scenes to align himself with […]

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Toomey Outsources American Jobs

Toomey Outsources American Jobs As Senate Takes Up Outsourcing, Will Toomey Defend Record of Putting Big Business and China ahead of American Workers? MEDIA, Pa. — Today, as the Senate considers an anti-outsourcing bill, U.S. Senate candidate Joe Sestak called on Congressman Toomey to explain his record of siding with Big Business at the expense […]

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Marino now says he never got permission from DOJ

Marino now says he never got permission from DOJ Tells Sunbury Daily Item “there is no letter” CLARKS SUMMIT — Five months after Tom Marino told a radio host that he had received authorization from Justice Department superiors to serve as a reference for a felon under investigation by Marino’s own office, Marino now says […]

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PA GOP: Here We Go Again, Carney Flip-Flops on Tax Cuts

PA GOP: Here We Go Again, Carney Flip-Flops on Tax Cuts   HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Spokesman Mike Barley released the following statement regarding 10th Congressional District Congressman Chris Carney’s sudden change of heart regarding the tax cuts currently being discussed in Congress.   “It must be election season, because campaign season Chris […]

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