PA GOP: Blago: My Scandal And ‘Job-gate’ Are The “Same”

HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason was not surprised to learn that impeached former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich is equating his attempts to sell a U.S. Senate seat in Illinois with the White House’s attempts to bribe Joe Sestak out of the U.S. Senate race. “You know it’s a bad time to […]

August 23rd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Day 1: Toomey Kicks Off Statewide Bus Tour to Share His Plan for More Jobs, Less Government

Allentown – As U.S. Senate candidate and former small business owner Pat Toomey kicks off his four-day long bus tour across Pennsylvania, he will share his vision for creating jobs through ending the bailouts and runaway Washington spending, reducing taxes for workers and job creating businesses, and lowering health care costs by making insurance companies […]

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As Pat Toomey Visits Harrisburg Today, Will He Explain His Record of Fighting for Wall Street over Pennsylvania Families?

View photo of ‘Wall St.’ road sign following Toomey on 23 county tour: http://www.flickr.com/photos/34584052@N07/4920576186/ Harrisburg, PA- Today, as Pat Toomey visits Harrisburg,Dauphin County Commissioner George Hartwick issued the following statement calling on the former Wall Street derivatives trader to explain his record of fighting for Wall Street over Pennsylvania Families: “Pat Toomey has spent his […]

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KANJORSKI AND AMERICANS FOR FINANCIAL REFORM EXPLAIN WALL STREET REFORM BILL WILL BETTER PROTECT NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIANS

Kanjorski Was a Leader in Congress to Write and Pass This Historic New Law WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Paul E. Kanjorski (PA-11), Chairman of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises, and the coalition group, Americans for Financial Reform (AFR), spoke with Northeastern Pennsylvanians about some of the key […]

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Kelly Responds to Dahlkemper’s Campaign Franking Comments Calls Opponent’s Response “Typical Arrogance of Inside-the-Beltway Politicians”

Butler, PA – Mike Kelly (R-Butler) responded to Congresswoman Dahlkemper’s campaign’s myriad of comments this past Friday after it was revealed that her office has spent tens of thousands of dollars on issue-based franked mail on the backs of taxpayers the past couple of months. • Dahlkemper Campaign:  Campaign spokesperson said, “Mike Kelly clearly doesn’t understand […]

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Patrick Murphy Announces New Consumer Protections in Effect

New protections now in effect as a result of the Credit Cardholders’ Bill of Rights passed last year (Bristol, PA) – Today Pennsylvania Congressman Patrick Murphy (D-8th District) announced that two provisions of the Credit Cardholders’ Bill of Rights are going into effect this week.  The President signed the bill in May 2009 and most […]

August 23rd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment