Ridge: Philadelphia City Council’s Marcellus Hearings a Positive Educational Opportunity

Ridge: Philadelphia City Council’s Marcellus Hearings a Positive Educational Opportunity Fmr. Governor Urges Forum to Remain Focused on Facts, Science, Potential Benefits of the Marcellus Canonsburg, Pa. – Today, the Philadelphia City Council’s Environment and Transportation & Public Utilities panels will hold a joint hearing focused on the responsible development of the Marcellus Shale’s clean-burning, […]

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Congressman Dent Puts Tax Giveaways to Millionaires & Billionaires Ahead of Job Creation & Deficit Reduction

Congressman Dent Puts Tax Giveaways to Millionaires & Billionaires Ahead of Job Creation & Deficit Reduction As Debate Heats Up in Washington, Congressman Dent fights for $700 Billion in Millionaire Tax Breaks BETHLEHEM, PA. – As Congress debates the Bush tax cuts for millionaires and billionaires, the difference between Congressman Dent and Mayor Callahan is […]

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National Tea Party Organization Endorses Meehan as He Continues to Deny Tight Links to Movement

National Tea Party Organization Endorses Meehan as He Continues to Deny Tight Links to Movement Springfield, PA – FreedomWorks, the leading national organization in the Tea Party movement, announced on Thursday that it had endorsed Pat Meehan’s campaign, in the latest sign that the Republican candidate is working behind the scenes to align himself with […]

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Toomey Outsources American Jobs

Toomey Outsources American Jobs As Senate Takes Up Outsourcing, Will Toomey Defend Record of Putting Big Business and China ahead of American Workers? MEDIA, Pa. — Today, as the Senate considers an anti-outsourcing bill, U.S. Senate candidate Joe Sestak called on Congressman Toomey to explain his record of siding with Big Business at the expense […]

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Marino now says he never got permission from DOJ

Marino now says he never got permission from DOJ Tells Sunbury Daily Item “there is no letter” CLARKS SUMMIT — Five months after Tom Marino told a radio host that he had received authorization from Justice Department superiors to serve as a reference for a felon under investigation by Marino’s own office, Marino now says […]

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PA GOP: Here We Go Again, Carney Flip-Flops on Tax Cuts

PA GOP: Here We Go Again, Carney Flip-Flops on Tax Cuts   HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Spokesman Mike Barley released the following statement regarding 10th Congressional District Congressman Chris Carney’s sudden change of heart regarding the tax cuts currently being discussed in Congress.   “It must be election season, because campaign season Chris […]

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At 1st Debate, Corbett Leaves Substance at Home… Then Leaves to Go Home

At 1st Debate, Corbett Leaves Substance at Home… Then Leaves to Go Home Corbett continues to evade tough questions about how he would lead Pennsylvania   PITTSBURGH: The first gubernatorial debate of the general election pitted Democratic gubernatorial nominee Dan Onorato’s experience turning around an economy and balancing the budget, and his plans for doing […]

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KANJORSKI CONGRATULATES SALLIE MAE ON NEW BUSINESS AND URGES NEW JOBS AT NEPA FACILITY

KANJORSKI CONGRATULATES SALLIE MAE ON NEW BUSINESS AND URGES NEW JOBS AT NEPA FACILITY   WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Paul E. Kanjorski (PA-11) congratulated Sallie Mae on obtaining significant new business which will likely require additional employees to address student loan servicing needs.  Congressman Kanjorski strongly urges Sallie Mae to hire more employees at the […]

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STATEMENT FROM MAYOR NUTTER ON THE PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES WINNING

STATEMENT FROM MAYOR NUTTER ON THE PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES WINNING THE NL EAST Philadelphia, September 28 – Mayor Michael A. Nutter issued a statement congratulating the Philadelphia Phillies for their fourth consecutive year as the National League East champions:   “Once again our Fightin’ Phils have done us proud,” said Mayor Michael A. Nutter. “Last night’s incredible […]

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PA Senator Anthony Hardy Williams to be Interviewed as Part of NBC’s Education Nation Series

PA Senator Anthony Hardy Williams to be Interviewed as Part of NBC’s Education Nation Series  Leading Advocate on School Reform to Discuss School Choice and Other Key Education Issues September 28, 2010[Philadelphia, PA]– One of the nation’s leaders in the school reform and school choice movements, Pennsylvania State Senator Anthony Hardy Williams PA (Dem-8th), will […]

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