PA GOP: Scott Conklin Making Opposition Research Easy – Mails The Republican Party Of PA His Latest Taxpayer-Funded Mail Piece

HARRISBURG– Republican Party of Pennsylvania Spokesman Mike Barley released the following statement regarding the taxpayer-funded mail piece our headquarters received from Democratic State Representative, Lt. Governor Candidate and candidate for state House Scott Conklin. “Every day our Party is working hard to make a case to let Pennsylvania taxpayers know that the Dan Onorato-Scott Conklin […]

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

PRESS RELEASE FROM MAYOR LOU BARLETTA

Hazleton Mayor Lou Barletta released the following statement regarding today’s ruling by the federal appeals court in Philadelphia: Today’s decision by the Third Circuit Court is not unexpected. I’m not disillusioned by this ruling. We knew this would not be the last stop on this journey. The Third Circuit Court opinion differed from an opinion […]

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PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 9/10 Edition

In a span of 8 days, President Obama, Vice-President Biden and former President Clinton will all come through the state for campaign swings, Virginia Gov. McDonnell is here today for Tom Corbett, and a former First Lady is here to raise money for the Flight 93 memorial. It’s Friday, Up & Down is coming soon, and your in the Buzz where Pa. has become the epicenter of the political scene.

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Chairman Burn Calls on Toomey to Stop Hiding Earmark Requests

Toomey Caught Funneling $3 Million to Top Donor, Refuses to Release Records Harrisburg, PA — Today, Democratic Party Chairman Jim Burn called on Pat Toomey to stop hiding the earmark requests he made as a member of Congress. Chairman Burn’s request came after Pet Toomey was caught funneling $3 million to his top donor through […]

September 9th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Casey Tours Lancaster Amtrak Station Renovation Project

LANCASTER, PA – U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today toured the Lancaster Amtrak train station. He surveyed the progress of the train station renovation project which is currently underway. He was joined by local officials and Amtrak representatives. “As ridership on the Keystone Corridor continues to grow, we must do all that we can to […]

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Casey Announces Certification of Riley Power Workers For Trade Adjustment Assistance

WASHINGTON, DC— U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today announced the decision by the U.S. Department of Labor to certify former Riley Power workers in the Erie area for Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA). “This is encouraging news for those who lost their jobs at Riley Power,” said Senator Casey.  “Being granted this Trade Adjustment Assistance will […]

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Critz Demands Review of Chinese Green Technology Imports

Calls upon the Obama Administration to swiftly accept USW petition   JOHNSTOWN, PA — Congressman Mark S. Critz (PA-12) called upon the Obama Administration to swiftly accept the petition filed today by the United Steelworkers (USW) union that identifies Chinese practices and policies that violate international trade rules.   The 5,800-page submission, filed with the […]

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