Pat Toomey Receives Support of American Medical Association PAC and Pennsylvania Medical Society PAC

Pat Toomey Receives Support of American Medical Association PAC and Pennsylvania Medical Society PAC  Allentown – Today in Pittsburgh, U.S. Senate candidate and former small business owner Pat Toomey received the support of the American Medical Association PAC and Pennsylvania Medical Society PAC.   Both Pat and Congressman Sestak met with the Pennsylvania Medical Society […]

September 15th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Murphy Bill Subject of Contentious Debate in WashingtonWays and Means Committee Hearing Draws International Focus on Currency Manipulation

Murphy Bill Subject of Contentious Debate in WashingtonWays and Means Committee Hearing Draws International Focus on Currency Manipulation   (Washington, D.C.) – The House Ways and Means Committee convened a hearing this morning to discuss the Murphy-Ryan Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act (HR 2378) which would protect domestic manufacturers and the steel industry from […]

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PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 9/15 Edition

President Obama received a warm reception in Philly, Fox News says Toomey is up by 6, and Rep. Dahlkemper is not sure how she will vote on the Bush tax cut issue. Good Wednesday morning, welcome to the Buzz, where we have your Politics As Usual podcast for your listening pleasure.

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Dent Backs Boehner for Speaker: Does Dent Have the “Courage” to Privatize Social Security?

Dent Backs Boehner for Speaker: Does Dent Have the “Courage” to Privatize Social Security? Boehner Supports Raising the Retirement Age and Fought to Privatize Social Security Harrisburg, PA – In a debate last night, Congressman Charlie Dent reiterated his support for John Boehner and his harmful agenda. Dent said he would vote for John Boehner […]

September 14th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

SMC Business Councils, the Voice of PA Business, urges the U.S. Congress to make the full repeal of the onerous 1099 tax reporting regulations as its first priority

SMC Business Councils, the Voice of PA Business, urges the U.S. Congress to make the full repeal of the onerous 1099 tax reporting regulations as its first priority. SMC has been battling expanding the 1099 reporting, which will cost American small businesses billions of dollars annually, ever since the proposal was first raised during the […]

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Meehan: Lentz Panics; Launches Desperate, Negative Ad

Lentz Panics; Launches Desperate, Negative Ad In Act of Desperation, Lentz Misleads Voters in First TV Ad DREXEL HILL, PA – Bryan Kendro, campaign manager for Pat Meehan, issued the following statement following the release of Bryan Lentz’s first negative television ad in the race in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District.   “Trailing in money and […]

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Fitzpatrick: Lacking Plan on Economy, Murphy Goes Negative

Lacking Plan on Economy, Murphy Goes Negative Attacks Fitzpatrick then hightails to Washington LANGHORNE, Pa.-In his first ad of the campaign season, Congressman Patrick Murphy began airing negative attacks ads against Mike Fitzpatrick today.  While Murphy’s ad attacks Mike Fitzpatrick, it fails to mention that Murphy supported and voted for the Wall Street Bailout, Cash […]

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PA GOP: Congressman Patrick Murphy Trying To Distance Himself From Far-Left Record

PA GOP: Congressman Patrick Murphy Trying To Distance Himself From Far-Left Record Murphy Avoiding Talk About Obama, Pelosi And Liberal Record HARRISBURG– Republican Party of Pennsylvania Spokesman Mike Barley released the following statement regarding Congressman Patrick Murphy’s attempts to run away from his record as he launches his first television ad of the campaign season: […]

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Fontana Reminds Voters of Registration Deadline

FONTANA REMINDS VOTERS OF REGISTRATION DEADLINE   BROOKLINE, Sept. 14, 2010 – State Senator Wayne D. Fontana today reminded local citizens that new voters must register by October 4 if they plan on voting in the November 2 general election.   “Your vote is your voice,” Fontana said. “Voting is your responsibility and opportunity to […]

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