Casey Announces $1.1 Million Grant Awarded toPennsylvania Insurance Department to Enhance Consumer Assistance Programs

Casey Announces $1.1 Million Grant Awarded toPennsylvania Insurance Department to Enhance Consumer Assistance Programs   WASHINGTON, D.C.-U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded $1,100,000 to the Pennsylvania Insurance Department to strengthen and enhance consumer assistance programs.   “Creating opportunities for the people of Pennsylvania […]

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TOM CORBETT SUPPORTS PRIVATIZATION OF STATE LIQUOR STORE SYSTEM

TOM CORBETT SUPPORTS PRIVATIZATION OF STATE LIQUOR STORE SYSTEM HARRISBURG – Today Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Corbett announced his support for the privatization of the state-run liquor store system, citing the state’s need for additional revenues. “It is no secret that Pennsylvania and the next governor of this commonwealth will be faced with massive economic […]

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New Law Offers Protections for Residents of Manufactured Housing Communities

New Law Offers Protections for Residents of Manufactured Housing Communities   HARRISBURG – Legislation to help protect residents of manufactured housing communities from unreasonable ground rent and fee increases has been signed into law by the governor, Reps. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) and Rick Taylor (D-Montgomery) announced today.   An informational meeting about the legislation is […]

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Governor Chris Christie Campaigns for Fitzpatrick

Governor Chris Christie Campaigns for Fitzpatrick New Jersey reformer says Fitzpatrick needed in Congress FAIRLESS HILLS, Pa–Mike Fitzpatrick today received a rousing endorsement from New Jersey Governor Chris Christie in his bid to reclaim the Eighth Congressional District from incumbent Congressman Patrick Murphy.   Christie’s  visit came as Fitzpatrick heads in the final two weeks […]

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CeaseFirePA Endorses Dan Onorato for PA Governor

CeaseFirePA President Phil Goldsmith, CeaseFirePA’s board of directors, and victims of gun violence were at Philadelphia City Hall yesterday to endorse Dan Onorato to be the next Governor of Pennsylvania. “The difference is clear,” said CeaseFirePA President Phil Goldsmith. “We need a governor who can see beyond the politics of this issue – and do […]

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Pippy Measure Combating Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Becomes Law

Pippy Measure Combating Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Becomes Law Harrisburg – Legislation sponsored by Sen. John Pippy (R-37) to reduce incidents of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) in Pennsylvania has been signed into law.   The measure will establish a program through the Department of Health to focus on awareness, education and prevention of SIDS, […]

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Lentz Joins Meehan in Calling for “Timely and Full Disclosure” for Special Interest TV Ad Funding

Lentz Joins Meehan in Calling for “Timely and Full Disclosure” for Special Interest TV Ad Funding Proposes joint press conference to denounce anonymous corporate donations   Springfield, PA – Today Bryan Lentz, the Democratic nominee for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, announced that he was joining Pat Meehan in calling for the “timely and […]

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Will Bryan Lentz Reject Nancy Pelosi for Speaker?

Will Bryan Lentz Reject Nancy Pelosi for Speaker? DREXEL HILL, PA – The Meehan for Congress campaign today called on Bryan Lentz to renounce Speaker Nancy Pelosi and pledge to vote against her for Speaker of the House if elected.   Last week, the New York Times published an article highlighting the lengths to which […]

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