Toomey Out-Raises Sestak, Raises $3.8 Million in 3rd Quarter

Toomey Out-Raises Sestak, Raises $3.8 Million in 3rd Quarter Allentown – U.S. Senate candidate and former small business owner Pat Toomey broke a new fundraising record for the third quarter of 2010 and out-raised his opponent Congressman Joe Sestak by over half a million dollars.  Pat raised $3.8 million.   Since Pat’s announcement of his […]

October 6th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

Marsico Implores House State Government Committee to End Wasteful Misuse of Public Benefits by Illegal Immigrants

Marsico Implores House State Government Committee to End Wasteful Misuse of Public Benefits by Illegal Immigrants   HARRISBURG-State Rep. Ron Marsico (R-Lower Paxton) today testified at a House State Government Committee hearing in support of his legislation requiring proof of citizenship prior to receiving public benefits.   “I was pleased to have the opportunity to […]

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Dahlkemper’s Stimulus Vote Could Cost Her Reelection

Dahlkemper’s Stimulus Vote Could Cost Her Reelection Fellow Democrat Congressman Admitted His Vote Could End His Career, Does Dahlkemper Agree?   Washington- Democrat Congressman Chet Edwards (D-TX) recently admitted that his vote for his party’s failed trillion-dollar stimulus may cost him his reelection. His startling admission should have vulnerable Democrats like Kathy Dahlkemper– who also […]

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Post-Gazette: Kotik eyes speaker’s post

State Rep. Nick Kotik, D-Robinson, is already the informal leader of the Blue Dog Democrats, a group of conservative Democrats in the state House. But if the Democrats retain control of the House in the next session, Mr. Kotik says he’ll shoot for all the marbles — running for speaker. He will hold a news conference Wednesday at the Capitol to formally announce his candidacy.

October 5th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

Toomey Admits Favoring Privatization of Social Security

Toomey Admits Favoring Privatization of Social Security Scranton Seniors Call Out Wall Street’s Congressman for Deceiving Voters, Risking Retirement Security MEDIA, Pa. — On Friday, Congressman Toomey finally owned up to the fact that he wants to privatize Social Security, after weeks of actively trying to deny it. In an interview with National Public Radio, […]

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Ward’s Insurance Fraud Investigation Bill Heads for Enactment

Ward’s Insurance Fraud Investigation Bill Heads for Enactment House and Senate approve immunity for insurers investigating fraud.   Harrisburg – Legislation sponsored by state Senator Kim Ward (R-39th) to assist law enforcement in insurance fraud investigations was approved by the House of Representatives today and will be sent to the governor for enactment into law. […]

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Kanjorski Endorsed by Democrats for Life of America

Kanjorski Endorsed by Democrats for Life of America WILKES-BARRE, PA – Congressman Paul Kanjorski today received the endorsement of the Democrats For Life of America, Inc. (DFLA) for re-election.  In a letter to Congressman Kanjorski, DFLA Executive Director Kristen Day wrote, “Your voting record makes it abundantly clear that you are dedicated to promoting the […]

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Corbett Continues to Pick Corporate Special Interest Donors Over Pennsylvania Families

Corbett Continues to Pick Corporate Special Interest Donors Over Pennsylvania Families In Interview with KDKA, Corbett Defends $3 Billion Tax Hike on Workers Harrisburg, PA – Tom Corbett continues to reiterate his support for a tax on hard working Pennsylvanians, while opposing measures that would hold his corporate special interest donors accountable for environmental damage. […]

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