Hearing To Probe Terrorist List Contract

Hearing To Probe Terrorist List Contract   The Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, which has jurisdiction over homeland security matters, will hold a public hearing to dig more deeply into the controversial no-bid contract state government had with The Institute of Terrorism Research and Response.   Senator Lisa Baker, who chairs the committee, […]

September 20th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Orie introduces legislation to protect the unborn

Orie introduces legislation to protect the unborn  State Senator Jane C. Orie (R-40) today introduced two pro-life measures that would prohibit tax dollars from being used to pay for abortions and ensure that parents provide written consent before minors can terminate a pregnancy.  Orie’s first bill — Senate Bill 1474 — would reinforce existing state […]

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Attacks, Lies and Videotape: Toomey and Allies Continue to Mislead Pennsylvanians Launch Another Round of Negative Attacks

Attacks, Lies and Videotape: Toomey and Allies Continue to Mislead Pennsylvanians Launch Another Round of Negative Attacks This week, the Toomey Campaign and its out-of-state special interest friends continued their pattern of misleading ordinary Pennsylvanians about Toomey’s extremist agenda.  “Congressman Toomey fought for years to drive moderates out of his own party and now he […]

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NRSC Response To Democrats’ Latest Misleading Ad In Pennsylvania

NRSC Response To Democrats’ Latest Misleading Ad In Pennsylvania   WASHINGTON – National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) Press Secretary Amber Marchand issued the following statement and fact check today in response to the Democrats’ new attack ad in Pennsylvania:   “The Democrats need a new playbook. Joe Sestak is desperately grasping at straws and attacking […]

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DSCC Ad Trying to Cover Up Sestak’s Record of Rubber-Stamping Pelosi-Obama’s Job-Destroying Agenda

DSCC Ad Trying to Cover Up Sestak’s Record of Rubber-Stamping Pelosi-Obama’s Job-Destroying Agenda Allentown – The latest attack ad from the Desperation Senatorial Campaign Committee (DSCC) distorts Pat Toomey’s record because they don’t want voters to know that Pat stood up to his own Republican Party when they spent too much money and that Congressman […]

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Rally With Local Manufacturers Highlights Need for Action Crowd Calls on Congress to Pass Murphy Bill to Stop Chinese Currency Cheating

Rally With Local Manufacturers Highlights Need for Action Crowd Calls on Congress to Pass Murphy Bill to Stop Chinese Currency Cheating   (Pittsburgh, PA) – Congressman Tim Murphy rallied today with local manufacturers and workers, who are calling for the House of Representatives to vote immediately on Rep. Murphy’s bill to stop the job-killing manipulation […]

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KANJORSKI AND LUZERNE COUNTY CONVENTION CENTER AUTHORITY UNVEIL PAVED PARKING AT ARENA

KANJORSKI AND LUZERNE COUNTY CONVENTION CENTER AUTHORITY UNVEIL PAVED PARKING AT ARENA   Kanjorski Secured $200,000 Which Made Paving Possible   WILKES-BARRE – Today, Congressman Paul E. Kanjorski (PA-11) and the Luzerne County Convention Center Authority unveiled a newly paved section of Mohegan Sun Arena’s parking lot which will help encourage more people to attend […]

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New Bipartisan, Bicameral Bills Seek To Spotlight and Curb Inhumane Conditions In Foreign Prisons

New Bipartisan, Bicameral Bills Seek To Spotlight and Curb Inhumane Conditions In Foreign Prisons Washington–Representatives Joe Pitts (R-PA) and Bill Delahunt (D-MA) Thursday introduced a bill intended as a catalyst to curb inhumane conditions in foreign prisons.  Identical bipartisan legislation to their Foreign Prison Conditions Improvement Act of 2010 was also introduced Thursday in the […]

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