FACT CHECK: Joe Sestak’s Phantom Independence Haunts New TV Spot

A brief history of Joe Sestak, “The Real Democrat”: · Joe Sestak voted for Nancy Pelosi’s cap-and trade bill (Cost: $821.2 billion (CBO, 05/05/09)) but he didn’t think it went far enough: “I was disappointed in this bill because I thought it was eviscerated during the process too much” (Netroots Nation, 08/14/09). · Joe Sestak […]

September 10th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Congressman Sestak Violated House Rules, Denied it, and Now Tries to Cover his Tracks with Outrageous Attacks – Looks like a Pattern is Developing

Allentown, PA – In what is quickly becoming a pattern in this race, Congressman Joe Sestak is so desperate to cover up his own record of breaking his own ethics pledge, violating congressional rules against for-profit earmarks, and denying it to reporters that he is trying to attack Pat Toomey who has sworn off earmarks […]

September 10th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PA GOP: Scott Conklin Making Opposition Research Easy – Mails The Republican Party Of PA His Latest Taxpayer-Funded Mail Piece

HARRISBURG– Republican Party of Pennsylvania Spokesman Mike Barley released the following statement regarding the taxpayer-funded mail piece our headquarters received from Democratic State Representative, Lt. Governor Candidate and candidate for state House Scott Conklin. “Every day our Party is working hard to make a case to let Pennsylvania taxpayers know that the Dan Onorato-Scott Conklin […]

September 10th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PRESS RELEASE FROM MAYOR LOU BARLETTA

Hazleton Mayor Lou Barletta released the following statement regarding today’s ruling by the federal appeals court in Philadelphia: Today’s decision by the Third Circuit Court is not unexpected. I’m not disillusioned by this ruling. We knew this would not be the last stop on this journey. The Third Circuit Court opinion differed from an opinion […]

September 10th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 9/10 Edition

In a span of 8 days, President Obama, Vice-President Biden and former President Clinton will all come through the state for campaign swings, Virginia Gov. McDonnell is here today for Tom Corbett, and a former First Lady is here to raise money for the Flight 93 memorial. It’s Friday, Up & Down is coming soon, and your in the Buzz where Pa. has become the epicenter of the political scene.

September 10th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Chairman Burn Calls on Toomey to Stop Hiding Earmark Requests

Toomey Caught Funneling $3 Million to Top Donor, Refuses to Release Records Harrisburg, PA — Today, Democratic Party Chairman Jim Burn called on Pat Toomey to stop hiding the earmark requests he made as a member of Congress. Chairman Burn’s request came after Pet Toomey was caught funneling $3 million to his top donor through […]

September 9th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments