Lentz to Tour Aztec Solar Power, Leading Installer of Solar Energy Systems, for Eleventh Stop of Economic Tour on Wednesday

Springfield, PA –  Representative Bryan Lentz, the Democratic nominee for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, announced that he would be touring Aztec Solar Power on Wednesday for the eleventh stop of his 10-week, 25-stop economic tour. The King of Prussia-based company is a leading installer and designer of solar energy systems for homes and […]

August 24th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

“Wall Street: Mr. Toomey’s Neighborhood” Tour Gets Wide Notice

“Wall St.” road sign following Toomey on 23 county tour Watch “Pat Toomey: Wrong for America Then, Wrong for Pennsylvania Now”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Usm0IogjBkg Pat Toomey just can’t seem to shake his Wall Street past. Please see below for select media coverage of day 1 of PA Vote 2010’s “Wall Street: Mr. Toomey’s Neighborhood Tour”- which will […]

August 24th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Welcome to Joe Sestak’s Extreme Makeover The Sestak who now says he’s “independent” campaigned as “the only real Democrat” just a few months ago

Allentown – After campaigning for months as “the real Democrat,” “Obama’s strongest ally,” and “a progressive,” Congressman Joe Sestak is now laughably trying to pretend he’s an independent who will stand up to his own Party.  But the truth lies in Sestak’s voting record and his votes show that he has walked in lockstep with […]

August 24th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PoliticsPA: Morning Buzz 8/24

Former Senator Chuck Hagel (R-NE), will be in Pittsburgh first and then Philadelphia later to appear with Joe Sestak and to announce his support for Sestak. There has been debate about the motives of Hagel, does he want a cabinet position? Hagel can expect some tough questions as he goes across the state.

August 24th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

ALTMIRE WELCOMES LAUNCH OF PILOT PROGRAM TO REDUCE BACKLOG OF DISPUTED MINE SAFETY CITATIONS

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) — Today, U.S. Congressman Jason Altmire (PA-04) welcomed the Mine Safety and Health Administration’s (MSHA) announcement that it will launch a pre-contest conference pilot program to help reduce its backlog of disputed mine safety citations. This program will give mine operators and MSHA officials the chance to resolve disputes over safety violations before […]

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

As Fellow Democrats Reject Largest Tax Hike In American History, Why Won’t Liberal Joe Sestak Denounce Job-Killing Tax Increase?

WASHINGTON – With national unemployment hovering near 10 percent and Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate increasing to 9.3 percent last month, a number of leading Democrat Senators and candidates are abandoning embattled U.S. Representative Joe Sestak (D-PA), embattled U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), and other Democrat party bosses as they prepare to implement the largest tax increase […]

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

Potholes Need Filled, But Possible Unconstitutional Proposal is Not The Answer, House GOP Says

Plan to tax multi-national companies will result in multi-year litigation Watch Smith’s video comments: http://media2.pahousegop.com/Generator.asp?videoname=572520225.wmv HARRISBURG – House Republican Leader Sam Smith (R-Jefferson County) expressed some concern at the transportation funding proposal put forth by the Rendell Administration today. They unveiled their plan to raise $1 billion in taxes and fees to address the revenue shortfall […]

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

Big Taxes for Small Business: Murphy’s Agenda Slams Job Creators

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 for the week to Patrick Murphy. Their latest strategy to gloss over their job-killing agenda is to instruct loyal followers like Murphy […]

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

Casey, Carney, USDA Rural Development Announce Funding for Endless Mountains Health Systems, Inc.

MONTROSE, PA – Senator Robert P. Casey, Congressman Christopher Carney (PA-10th) and USDA Rural Development State Director Thomas Williams announced today that USDA has selected Endless Mountains Health Systems, Inc. (EMHS) to receive a $25 Million Community Facilities Direct Loan to construct a new two story, 96,000 square foot hospital to replace a fifty year […]

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