PA GOP: Liberal Joe Sestak Earmark Issues Continue Joe Sestak Funnels Earmarks To For-Profit Company

HARRISBURG- Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement criticizing Joe Sestak for funneling taxpayer dollars through a nonprofit organization to a for-profit company.  Sestak’s latest scandal appeared in an article in The Morning Call on Saturday. “Joe Sestak talks a lot about how he is different from the typical Washington, D.C. […]

August 30th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Tom Corbett: Lost Without His Talking Points

The more the Harrisburg Republican campaigns, the less credibility he has PITTSBURGH: Tom Corbett, who has repeatedly made conflicting statements and policy reversals when discussing his own plans, last week proved he has no idea what he’s talking about when he’s discussing Dan Onorato’s record either. On Friday, Corbett – who cast one budget vote […]

August 30th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Sestak for Senate Tip Sheet – Aug. 29- Sept. 3, 2010

NEWS FROM JOE SESTAK, DEMOCRAT FOR SENATE For Immediate Release: Aug. 30, 2010 Contact: (610) 891-8956, Jonathon.Dworkin@JoeSestak.com Sestak for Senate Tip Sheet – Aug. 29- Sept. 3, 2010 Last week, Congressman Toomey was on defense after he tried to deny his plans to privatize Social Security in Pennsylvania, a state that has the fourth largest […]

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Sestak Embroiled in Yet Another Earmark Scandal Sestak Secures Forbidden Earmark for For-Profit Company in Violation of House Rules

Allentown – As news of Congressman Joe Sestak’s latest earmark scandal hit the Allentown Morning Call on Saturday, U.S. Senate candidate Pat Toomey called on Congressman Sestak to come forward and answer the many questions surrounding his latest scandal. Only a month after news of Congressman Sestak’s violation of his own earmark-related ethics pledge, the […]

August 30th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 8/30 Edition

Sen. Casey is in the Philly burbs to help campaign for congressional candidates, former State Rep. Mike Veon is seeing things from a different perspective, and people are still talking about Sarah Palin’s speech on Friday night. Happy Monday morning, and let’s hope this does not happen to your kids if they start school today.

August 30th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Lentz Holds Town Hall Forum on Jobs and Economy in Brookhaven for Thirteenth Stop on Economic Tour

More than 30 people discuss jobs, infrastructure spending, trade policy Springfield, PA – Representative Bryan Lentz, the Democratic nominee for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, held an hour-long town hall forum on jobs at the Brookhaven Borough Hall in Brookhaven today for the thirteenth stop of his 10 week, 25-stop economic tour of the […]

August 29th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

What They’re Saying: Responsible Marcellus Production Continues to Create Much-Needed Jobs, Economic Opportunity

Marcellus production “is creating jobs and boosting local economies” “Farmers are making investments in farms that were just dreams before the Marcellus Shale” “The opportunity for growth, job creation has not been seen since the late 1800s” Might Marcellus “Boosting Pa. economy”: “Forum panelist Kathryn Klaber, president and executive director of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, […]

August 27th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Joe Advocates the Preservation of Social Security, Affordable Housing in Philadelphia

Retirement earnings and public housing in jeopardy PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – U.S. Senate candidate Joe Sestak spoke with the residents of the James Weldon Johnson Homes regarding the security of their retirement savings and access to affordable housing. “We need to honor our commitment to our senior community,” Joe told local residents. “You’ve raised your families, […]

August 27th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments