KDKA Interview: Toomey Refuses to Consider Compromise to Protect Middle Class Tax Cuts

KDKA Interview: Toomey Refuses to Consider Compromise to Protect Middle Class Tax Cuts Rigid in Defense of the Ultra-Wealthy, Toomey Dismisses Boehner’s Willingness to Work Across the Aisle for Compromise MEDIA, Pa. — Once again, Congressman Toomey proved how far right of his own party he is when he refused to even consider allowing benefits […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PITTS’ WORST VOTES #38: WHO NEEDS MORTGAGE REFORM?

PITTS’ WORST VOTES #38:  WHO NEEDS MORTGAGE REFORM?   September 22, 2010 —  One of the interesting things about sifting through Joe Pitts’ votes is discovering how many of them are against the interests of his constituents.  Who among Joe’s middle-class constituents, aspiring to home ownership, would guess that he stood up for sleazy mortgage […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Lentz Continues Deceptive Tactics in 3rd Debate

Lentz Continues Deceptive Tactics in 3rd Debate DREXEL HILL, PA – In the third debate this campaign season, Bryan Lentz, Pat Meehan’s opponent, continued to deceive voters about Pat Meehan’s positions on critical issues.   “Bryan Lentz has made deception his number one campaign strategy as he has chosen to deliberately mislead voters time and […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Factcheck.org report further proves that Lou and his friends are lying

Factcheck.org report further proves that Lou and his friends are lying   WILKES-BARRE, PA – A report released by Factcheck.org today provides further proof that a group of Lou Barletta’s supporters are airing false ads against Congressman Kanjorski.   Factcheck.org issued a report on ads by 60 Plus Association, a conservative group working to elect Lou […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Murphy Calls on EPA to Let State Officials Do Their Jobs

Murphy Calls on EPA to Let State Officials Do Their Jobs New Designation Duplicates Regulatory Reality (Pittsburgh, PA) – Congressman Tim Murphy, member of the Congressional Coal Caucus, urged the Environmental Protection Agency to back away from duplicative coal ash regulations that would burden states with unnecessary and costly federal mandates. The remarks were made […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

While His Constituents Get Pay Cuts, Jim Gerlach takes Pay Raises Again and Again and Again

While His Constituents Get Pay Cuts, Jim Gerlach takes Pay Raises Again and Again and Again Manan Trivedi Highlights Contrast Between His Congressional Pay Cut Plan and Gerlach’s Addiction to Pay Raises in Norristown and Reading Today ELVERSON, Pa. – While average Americans are still feeling the pain of the worst recession since the Great […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Fitzpatrick Joins Rep. Blackburn in Calling for Obamacare Repeal

Fitzpatrick Joins Rep. Blackburn in Calling for Obamacare Repeal Calls Obamacare new taxes masquerading as healthcare reform LEVITTOWN, Pa–  Today, Mike Fitzpatrick was joined by Congressman Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and local healthcare professionals in calling for a repeal of Obamacare.  The legislation was pushed through Congress earlier this year with the support of Congressman Patrick […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Casey Statement on Medal of Honor Award to CMSgt Richard L. Etchberger

Casey Statement on Medal of Honor Award to CMSgt Richard L. Etchberger WASHINGTON, DC— U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) released the following statement after President Obama posthumously presented the Medal of Honor to Chief Master Sgt. Richard L. Etchberger:“Although his sacrifice only became public years later, the nation can now recognize and honor the bravery […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments