Congressman Toomey Distorts His Record to Hide His Wall Street Past

Omits Billions in Derivatives Transactions from Campaign Bio MEDIA, Pa. – Last week, Congressman Toomey made the remarkable claim that he never said he favors “privatizing” Social Security, even though he’s been on the record 36 times advocating to end the benefits program as we know it. As the Patriot Newsreported, “Pat Toomey appeared to be […]

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Mensch Questions Rendell’s Statements on Job Figures

Senator says state needs to focus on improving Pennsylvania job, business climate PENNSBURG, PA – Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) today questioned Governor Ed Rendell’s statement on job report figures for the month of July that highlighted moderate private sector job gains, but glossed over a net loss of 7,000 jobs for the month and failed […]

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PA GOP: Did Pennsylvania’s Other Elected Officials Know About Kanjo’s Plans To Bomb The 11th Congressional District

Did PA’s U.S. Senators, Governor, State Legislators Or State Police Know About This Project Before It Was Announced? HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Congressman Paul Kanjorski’s announcement that Luzerne County may be the new home of a military-style training camp that would result in the detonation […]

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PA GOP: Liberal Joe Sestak Earmark Issues Continue Joe Sestak Funnels Earmarks To For-Profit Company

HARRISBURG- Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement criticizing Joe Sestak for funneling taxpayer dollars through a nonprofit organization to a for-profit company.  Sestak’s latest scandal appeared in an article in The Morning Call on Saturday. “Joe Sestak talks a lot about how he is different from the typical Washington, D.C. […]

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Tom Corbett: Lost Without His Talking Points

The more the Harrisburg Republican campaigns, the less credibility he has PITTSBURGH: Tom Corbett, who has repeatedly made conflicting statements and policy reversals when discussing his own plans, last week proved he has no idea what he’s talking about when he’s discussing Dan Onorato’s record either. On Friday, Corbett – who cast one budget vote […]

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Sestak for Senate Tip Sheet – Aug. 29- Sept. 3, 2010

NEWS FROM JOE SESTAK, DEMOCRAT FOR SENATE For Immediate Release: Aug. 30, 2010 Contact: (610) 891-8956, Jonathon.Dworkin@JoeSestak.com Sestak for Senate Tip Sheet – Aug. 29- Sept. 3, 2010 Last week, Congressman Toomey was on defense after he tried to deny his plans to privatize Social Security in Pennsylvania, a state that has the fourth largest […]

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Sestak Embroiled in Yet Another Earmark Scandal Sestak Secures Forbidden Earmark for For-Profit Company in Violation of House Rules

Allentown – As news of Congressman Joe Sestak’s latest earmark scandal hit the Allentown Morning Call on Saturday, U.S. Senate candidate Pat Toomey called on Congressman Sestak to come forward and answer the many questions surrounding his latest scandal. Only a month after news of Congressman Sestak’s violation of his own earmark-related ethics pledge, the […]

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PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 8/30 Edition

Sen. Casey is in the Philly burbs to help campaign for congressional candidates, former State Rep. Mike Veon is seeing things from a different perspective, and people are still talking about Sarah Palin’s speech on Friday night. Happy Monday morning, and let’s hope this does not happen to your kids if they start school today.

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