PA GOP: Kanjorski’s ObamaCare Vote Closes Three Hospitals

PA GOP: Kanjorski’s ObamaCare Vote Closes Three Hospitals ObamaCare Leaves PA Hospitals With Uncertain Future HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding a WNEP report today that three northeastern Pennsylvania hospitals have been put on the market due to new requirements found in the massive Obama-Pelosi-Kanjorski healthcare overhaul […]

October 8th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 10/8 Edition

Philadelphia is gearing up for the President’s visit, some say Corbett proposed an idea that would violate his no-tax pledge and Gov. Rendell wants to outdraw Sarah Palin. Good Friday morning, look for Up & Down this afternoon, and while you wait, here is the Buzz.

October 8th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Benefactors of Vince Fumo Applaud Meehan’s Use of Donations

Benefactors of Vince Fumo Applaud Meehan’s Use of Donations Springfield, PA – As Pat Meehan continues refusing to campaign in public so he can hide behind slick television ads and web commercials, associates of Vince Fumo around the region who have helped fund his campaign are applauding the returns on their investment. According to campaign […]

October 7th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

Fitzpatrick Announces Senior Coalition

Fitzpatrick Announces Senior Coalition Area seniors frustrated with Murphy’s cuts to Medicare LEVITTOWN, Pa- Today Mike Fitzpatrick announced a coalition of senior citizens at a press conference at a press conference at the Garden of Eatin.  Fitzpatrick was joined by the co-chairs of the Seniors for Fitzpatrick Coalition Patti Medd and Jim Kinney and over […]

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Five Years Ago Today: Tom Corbett’s Pay Raise Defense

Five Years Ago Today: Tom Corbett’s Pay Raise Defense Harrisburg insider defended the pay raise law when leading reformers tried to stop it    PITTSBURGH: When reformers were fighting to overturn the infamous 2005 middle-of-the-night legislative pay raise, Harrisburg Republican Tom Corbett took another approach: defending it.   On October 7, 2005, Attorney General Corbett […]

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DeMarco Releases First Television Ad

DeMarco Releases First Television Ad   Ross Twp., Pa. —  State Senate candidate Dan DeMarco released his first television ad today. The ad introduces DeMarco as a former volunteer firefighter and current Ross Township Commissioner. In the ad, the lifelong resident of Ross Township proclaims that “every tax dollar should better our communities, not a […]

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In Violation of Election Law, Toomey’s Foreign Corporation Friends Pour Millions into Pennsylvania to Distort Joe’s Record

In Violation of Election Law, Toomey’s Foreign Corporation Friends Pour Millions into Pennsylvania to Distort Joe’s Record Toomey Calls It an “Unfortunate Tendency” of the U.S. to Use “Buy American” Language Congressman Toomey proves once again whose side he is on in the fight for jobs.  As a new report reveals, in violation of U.S. […]

October 7th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Education Voters PA Announces first Round of Legislative Endorsements

Education Voters PA Announces first Round of Legislative Endorsements Education Voters of Pennsylvania, an independent public interest organization that endorses candidates based on support for public education, today released its first endorsements in state legislative races. “We have seen many positive developments in educational funding over the past few years,” said Susan Gobreski, the Executive […]

October 7th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments