Thompson Rallies with Students for Education Rights

Thompson Rallies with Students for Education Rights   Washington, D.C.—U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today told a rally of a thousand students that, “You have every right to determine your own educational needs; you have every right to determine your future career path; and, you have every right to make your own destiny.”   […]

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Lentz applauds House passage of bill to ban synthetic marijuana in Pa.

Lentz applauds House passage of bill to ban synthetic marijuana in Pa. Just because it’s legal doesn’t mean it’s safe; smoking K2 causes rapid heart rates, hallucinations, seizures, paranoia and sometimes death                                                                                                                                HARRISBURG, Sept. 29 – State Rep. Bryan R. Lentz, D-Delaware, said Pennsylvania is one step closer to banning a drug known as […]

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MAYOR NUTTER, PROJECT H.O.M.E. JOIN REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO CELEBRATE STIMULUS-FUNDED PERMANENT HOUSING FOR HOMELESS VETERANS AND OTHERS

MAYOR NUTTER, PROJECT H.O.M.E. JOIN REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO CELEBRATE STIMULUS-FUNDED PERMANENT HOUSING FOR HOMELESS VETERANS AND OTHERS Philadelphia, September 29, 2010 – Today, Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced that 2101 W. Venango Street in the Tioga section of Philadelphia, an existing, fifty-four unit apartment building acquired through the City’s Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP), would be […]

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House to Consider Sestak Co-Sponsored Legislation to Protect American Workers, Prevent Chinese Currency Manipulation

House to Consider Sestak Co-Sponsored Legislation to Protect American Workers, Prevent Chinese Currency Manipulation Toomey’s Defends China at the Expense of American Workers MEDIA, Pa. — The House of Representatives today is expected to consider legislation co-sponsored by U.S. Senate candidate Joe Sestak to prevent China from manipulating its currency. This action is necessary because […]

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New Polls Show Growing Momentum for Dan Onorato as Election Nears

New Polls Show Growing Momentum for Dan Onorato as Election Nears Franklin & Marshall College Poll puts gubernatorial race within margin of error   PITTSBURGH: Voters are increasingly responding to Democratic gubernatorial nominee Dan Onorato’s experience and plans for growing the economy and reforming Harrisburg, with another major poll showing that as Pennsylvanians begin to […]

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KANJORSKI OPENING STATEMENT FOR FUTURE OF HOUSING FINANCE HEARING

KANJORSKI OPENING STATEMENT FOR FUTURE OF HOUSING FINANCE HEARING WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Paul E. Kanjorski (D-PA), the Chairman of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises, is participating in a Financial Services Committee hearing entitled “The Future of Housing Finance: A Review of Proposals to Address Market Structure […]

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Poll: Jane Orie Vulnerable in 40th District State Senate Race

Poll:  Jane Orie Vulnerable in 40th District State Senate Race   Ross Twp., Pa. —  With just over one month left before the November 2 election, criminally indicted Senator Jane Orie has dropped below 50% on the current vote, placing her in a tight race with challenger Dan DeMarco for the 40th District State Senate […]

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Lentz Misleads Voters, Breaks Promise to Forgo Taxpayer-Funded Car

Lentz Misleads Voters, Breaks Promise to Forgo Taxpayer-Funded Car How can he reform Washington if he refused to do it in Harrisburg? DREXEL HILL, PA – After criticizing his opponent in 2006 for using a taxpayer-funded car, Bryan Lentz flip-flopped in 2009 and began using a taxpayer-funded Ford Escape hybrid.   During Lentz’s 2006 campaign […]

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