Meehan Earns Backing of IATSE Local 8

Meehan Earns Backing of IATSE Local 8 Stagehands union is latest labor organization to endorse Pat Meehan for Congress MEDIA, PA – At a news conference today, the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Local 8 formally endorsed Pat Meehan for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District.  Also referred to as the Stagehands Union, […]

October 11th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 2 Comments

Latest Corbett Attack Ad Misleads Voters, Deflects from Corbett’s Lack of Economi Experience and Record of Increasing Taxes

Latest Corbett Attack Ad Misleads Voters, Deflects from Corbett’s Lack of Economi Experience and Record of Increasing Taxes   PITTSBURGH:  Harrisburg Republican Tom Corbett’s latest attack ad is more of the same… baseless accusations and false statements.  While Allegheny County Executive Dan Onorato has helped create thousands of jobs, Tom Corbett has never created a […]

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China for Meehan: Foreign-funded Chamber of Commerce spends $325,000 supporting Meehan campaign

China for Meehan: Foreign-funded Chamber of Commerce spends $325,000 supporting Meehan campaign Springfield, PA – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is going to spend $325,000 to purchase television advertising supporting Pat Meehan’s campaign, raising concerns that money raised from foreign corporations is being used in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, the Lentz campaign revealed on Friday. […]

October 11th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

PoliticsPA’s House Race Rankings: 10/11 Edition

By Louis Jacobson PoliticsPA Contributing Writer As Election Day nears, the latest installment of PoliticsPA’s House seat vulnerability rankings has shuffled a bit, but the general trend remains the same – lots of opportunities for the Republicans, and a load of worry for the Democrats. This month’s rankings have a new No. 1 – freshman […]

October 11th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 3 Comments

PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 10/11 Edition

President Obama and the Roots brought out the crowds in Philly, Gov. Christie is coming to Williamsport today for Tom Corbett and the New York Times Magazine stopped by Levittown to profile the eighth congressional district. Good Monday morning and welcome to the Buzz where it is certainly not a holiday for us, and apparently not for legislative leaders in Harrisburg either.

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NY Times Goes Door to Door in Levittown

PATRICK MURPHY, a Democrat who represents Pennsylvania’s Eighth Congressional District, stood at a podium last week in the parking lot of a small business with the muscular name of Iron Horse Excavating.  Click here to continue reading.

October 10th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments