PA GOP: If Dan Onorato Can’t Help Allegheny County With Property Taxes, How Can He Help Pennsylvania?

PA GOP: If Dan Onorato Can’t Help Allegheny County With Property Taxes, How Can He Help Pennsylvania?   HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement after learning  that Allegheny County has the highest property tax burden in southwestern Pennsylvania under the “leadership” of Democrat gubernatorial candidate Dan Onorato.   […]

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Kanjorski Endorsed by VFW Political Action Committee

Kanjorski Endorsed by VFW Political Action Committee   WILKES-BARRE, PA – Congressman Paul Kanjorski today received the endorsement of the VFW Political Action Committee (VFW-PAC).   In a letter to Congressman Kanjorski, VFW-PAC Director Salvatore J. Capirchio wrote, “This endorsement is based on your strong support for veterans, national security & defense, and military personnel […]

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Chairman Burn asks Pat Toomey if he will Support Senate Leaders’ Plan to Repeal Wall Street Reform

Chairman Burn asks Pat Toomey if he will Support Senate Leaders’ Plan to Repeal Wall Street Reform Harrisburg, PA – Today, Chairman Jim Burn held a conference call with reporters to ask Pat Toomey if he supports Senate leader John Cornyn’s (R-TX) plan to repeal Wall Street reform. Earlier today, Cornyn, the Chairman of the […]

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Momentum Building for Marcellus Works Proposal

Momentum Building for Marcellus Works Proposal   HARRISBURG – Support is growing for the Marcellus Works plan to create thousands of new jobs and secure Pennsylvania’s energy future, House Republican Policy Committee Chairman Stan Saylor (R-York) said today.   Saylor said since Marcellus Works was unveiled last week, he has received phone calls and expressions […]

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Schroder Praises Long-Awaited Return of Trauma Services to Chester County

Schroder Praises Long-Awaited Return of  Trauma Services to Chester County   HARRISBURG – Rep. Curt Schroder (R-East Brandywine) joined officials of Paoli Hospital this morning to celebrate the return of trauma services to Chester County after a nearly decade-long absence.   Schroder authored the Trauma Systems Stabilization Act, which provides funding to Trauma Centers to […]

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Casey Announces Over $674K for Southwestern PA Communities to Hire New Police Officers

Casey Announces Over $674K for Southwestern PA Communities to Hire New Police Officers Two Allegheny County communities, Fayette County community receive funding   WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Bob Casey today announced that the Department of Justice (DOJ) has awarded $674,313 to three southwestern Pennsylvania communities to hire new police officers. The funding is available […]

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UAW Local 1069 Endorses Pat Meehan for Congress

UAW Local 1069 Endorses Pat Meehan for Congress Union representing Boeing workers says Meehan will fight for jobs in DC EDDYSTONE, PA – The United Aerospace Workers Local 1069, which represents union employees and retirees at Boeing’s Ridley facility, announced today its endorsement of Pat Meehan for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District.  UAW Local […]

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Barrar Bill to Protect Seniors from Property Tax Hikes Moves Forward

Barrar Bill to Protect Seniors from Property Tax Hikes Moves Forward   HARRISBURG – The House Finance Committee approved legislation authored by Rep. Stephen E. Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) that would freeze property taxes for senior citizens. “For years the people of Pennsylvania have struggled with the burden of ever-increasing property taxes,” said Barrar. “Senior citizens have […]

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Casey Announces Over $2.1 million for South Central PA Communities to Hire New Police Officers

Casey Announces Over $2.1 million for South Central PA Communities to Hire New Police Officers Lancaster, York receive funding   WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Bob Casey today announced that the Department of Justice (DOJ) has awarded $2,177,895 to two south central Pennsylvania communities to hire new police officers. The funding is available through DOJ’s […]

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