Senators, Educators, Parents and Students Express Concern at Auditor General’s Call for Charter School Moratorium

Senators, Educators, Parents and Students Express Concern at Auditor General’s Call for Charter School Moratorium School Choice Advocates Call Report a Threat to Citizens’ Right to Public School Choice   October 13, 2010 [Philadelphia, PA]—Calling Auditor General Jack Wagner’s report, which calls for a moratorium on charter schools, a threat to the right to public […]

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Meehan’s New Campaign Strategy, Same as the Old Strategy: Hide From Voters Behind Ads Funded by Special Interests

Meehan’s New Campaign Strategy, Same as the Old Strategy: Hide From Voters Behind Ads Funded by Special Interests   Springfield, PA –Today voters across the 7th Congressional District heard something familiar on the radio, a slick advertising commercial trying to convince them that a Republican candidate who they will never have a chance to talk […]

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Pat Toomey Fought for Predatory Lenders: “There is a legitimate subprime lending market”

Pat Toomey Fought for Predatory Lenders: “There is a legitimate subprime lending market” Harrisburg, PA – Today, former Wall Street derivatives trader Pat Toomey launched another baseless and desperate attack against Admiral Joe Sestak as a recent poll showed Sestak ahead of Toomey 44 to 42 percent. Toomey is now trying to hide his record […]

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MSC: Transportation Safety Day in State College “A Huge Success”

MSC: Transportation Safety Day in State College “A Huge Success” Natural gas industry committed to safety on the roads, communities in which we operate Canonsburg, PA – At a day-long seminar yesterday in State College, the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC), in collaboration with the Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), the Public Utility […]

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Dan Onorato Receives Endorsement From Education Voters of Pennsylvania

Dan Onorato Receives Endorsement From Education Voters of Pennsylvania Public education advocates hail nominee’s plan to ease burden on property taxes, increase student achievement   NORRISTOWN: Education Voters of Pennsylvania today endorsed Democratic gubernatorial nominee Dan Onorato, whose education plan will help homeowners avoid skyrocketing property taxes while preparing the next generation of Pennsylvanians for […]

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Perzel Bill Uses Slot Revenue to Cover Philadelphia Police, Fire Budget Shortfalls

Perzel Bill Uses Slot Revenue to Cover Philadelphia Police, Fire Budget Shortfalls   HARRISBURG – Rep. John Perzel (R-Philadelphia) today announced he has introduced House Bill 2774 which would direct a portion of the revenue generated by slot machines in Philadelphia to help the city cover shortfalls in its police and fire budgets.   “Like […]

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Sestak Leads in New Poll, Washington Republicans Panic

Sestak Leads in New Poll, Washington Republicans Panic Harrisburg, PA – Today, the Washington Post reported on a new poll that shows Joe Sestak with a two point lead over Wall Street derivatives trader Pat Toomey. In the new poll, Sestak led 44 to  42 on the heels of a recent advertising campaign that exposed […]

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