Big Taxes for Small Business: Where’s Callahan on Planned Tax Hike?

Democrats Want to Slam Small Businesses with Massive Tax Hike Washington- In another attempt to distract from their record of runaway spending and economic failure, House Democrats have handed down new marching orders to Democratic candidate John Callahan. Their latest strategy to gloss over their job-killing agenda is to instruct loyal followers like Callahan and his Washington friends to highlight […]

August 23rd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Senate Democrats: Transportation Funding Can’t Wait

HARRISBURG, August 23, 2010 – A number of Senate Democrats participated in today’s bipartisan, bicameral transportation caucus to review possible solutions to Pennsylvania’s current funding crisis. State Transportation Secretary Allen Biehler outlined administration proposals which include a cost-of-living increase on vehicle registrations, driver’s licenses and other related transportation fees as well as the imposition of […]

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Casey Announces Funding for Emergency Communications

CLARION, PA—U.S. Senator Bob Casey today announced federal funding for the Northwest Central PA Emergency Response Group’s interoperable communications project. This is a six county collaborative that will enable the citizens of these regions to create a joint communication system that will tie in with those counties, for the purpose of promoting seamless interoperability capabilities […]

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As Pat Toomey Visits Harrisburg Today, Will He Explain His Record of Fighting for Wall Street over Pennsylvania Families?

View photo of ‘Wall St.’ road sign following Toomey on 23 county tour: http://www.flickr.com/photos/34584052@N07/4920576186/ Harrisburg, PA- Today, as Pat Toomey visits Harrisburg,Dauphin County Commissioner George Hartwick issued the following statement calling on the former Wall Street derivatives trader to explain his record of fighting for Wall Street over Pennsylvania Families: “Pat Toomey has spent his […]

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PA GOP: Blago: My Scandal And ‘Job-gate’ Are The “Same”

HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason was not surprised to learn that impeached former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich is equating his attempts to sell a U.S. Senate seat in Illinois with the White House’s attempts to bribe Joe Sestak out of the U.S. Senate race. “You know it’s a bad time to […]

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Day 1: Toomey Kicks Off Statewide Bus Tour to Share His Plan for More Jobs, Less Government

Allentown – As U.S. Senate candidate and former small business owner Pat Toomey kicks off his four-day long bus tour across Pennsylvania, he will share his vision for creating jobs through ending the bailouts and runaway Washington spending, reducing taxes for workers and job creating businesses, and lowering health care costs by making insurance companies […]

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As Pat Toomey Visits Harrisburg Today, Will He Explain His Record of Fighting for Wall Street over Pennsylvania Families?

View photo of ‘Wall St.’ road sign following Toomey on 23 county tour: http://www.flickr.com/photos/34584052@N07/4920576186/ Harrisburg, PA- Today, as Pat Toomey visits Harrisburg,Dauphin County Commissioner George Hartwick issued the following statement calling on the former Wall Street derivatives trader to explain his record of fighting for Wall Street over Pennsylvania Families: “Pat Toomey has spent his […]

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KANJORSKI AND AMERICANS FOR FINANCIAL REFORM EXPLAIN WALL STREET REFORM BILL WILL BETTER PROTECT NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIANS

Kanjorski Was a Leader in Congress to Write and Pass This Historic New Law WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Paul E. Kanjorski (PA-11), Chairman of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises, and the coalition group, Americans for Financial Reform (AFR), spoke with Northeastern Pennsylvanians about some of the key […]

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