Sestak Still Not Telling the Whole Story about his Prohibited Earmark

Allentown – After days of denials, cover-ups, and a constantly evolving story, it is clear that Congressman Joe Sestak is still not telling the whole story about his latest earmark scandal. The Allentown Morning Call recently discovered that Congressman Sestak had earmarked $350,000 for a group named the Thomas Paine Foundation to build a wind turbine […]

September 3rd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

First Jobs-Gate, Now Earmark-Gate

Can Pennsylvanians Trust Joe Sestak’s Word On Anything? WASHINGTON – On the heels of his shady White House jobs-gate scandal, liberal U.S. Representative Joe Sestak (D-PA) is scrambling to cover-up and explain away a $350,000 taxpayer-funded earmark request that potentially violated House ethics rules barring earmarks allocated to for-profit organizations. As the Associated Press reports, “Sestak […]

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Kathy Dahlkemper’s Recovery Bummer: Unemployment at 9.6%

The Democrats’ “Recovery Summer” Ends with a Thud Washington- House Democrats’ summer recess is almost over and it’s time for Kathy Dahlkemper and the out-of-touch majority to face the music. With another failed attempt at recovery under their belts, Dahlkemper and her friends are facing a bruising uphill battle to re-election this November. With unemployment […]

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Patrick Murphy’s Recovery Bummer: Unemployment at 9.6%

The Democrats’ “Recovery Summer” Ends with a Thud Washington- House Democrats’ summer recess is almost over and it’s time for Patrick Murphy and the out-of-touch majority to face the music. With another failed attempt at recovery under their belts, Murphy and his friends are facing a bruising uphill battle to re-election this November. With unemployment […]

September 3rd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

Matzie bill would regulate life insurance policies

HARRISBURG, Sept. 3 – State Rep. Robert F. Matzie, D-Allegheny/Beaver, has introduced legislation (H.B. 2682) that would prohibit life insurance companies from profiting from death benefits through the use of retained asset accounts. “After reading several articles about this issue and how it’s affected families, especially those of service men and women who gave the […]

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