Specter Urges Director Mueller for Response on FBI Definition of Rape Cases

Specter Urges Director Mueller for Response on FBI Definition of Rape Cases Draws attention to failures of current method of reportingWashington, D.C. – Senate Judiciary Committee member Arlen Specter (D-Pa.) sent a letter Wednesday to Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director Robert Mueller urging the Director to review testimony provided at a this week’s Senate […]

September 16th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Lentz Tours Community Energy, Developer of Solar and Wind Farms, for Twentieth Stop of Economic Tour

Lentz Tours Community Energy, Developer of Solar and Wind Farms, for Twentieth Stop of Economic Tour Springfield, PA – Representative Bryan Lentz, the Democratic nominee for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, visited Community Energy on Thursday for the twentieth stop of his 10-week, 25-stop economic tour. The Radnor-based renewable energy company develops solar and […]

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What They’re Saying: Responsible Marcellus Shale Gas Development Creating Jobs, Delivering Affordable Supplies of Homegrown, Clean-Burning Energy to Consumers

What They’re Saying: Responsible Marcellus Shale Gas Development Creating Jobs, Delivering Affordable Supplies of Homegrown, Clean-Burning Energy to Consumers “Pennsylvania’s Marcellus Shale has been a bright spot in job creation” Marcellus development  “to create more than 111,000 new jobs and generate $987 million in state and local tax revenue by 2011”   ‘Marcellus Multiplier’ creating […]

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Pat Toomey Releases New Ad on Health Care

Pat Toomey Releases New Ad on Health Care Allentown – Fresh from receiving the support of the Pennsylvania Medical Society PAC earlier this week, today, U.S. Senate candidate and former small business owner Pat Toomey released a new television ad highlighting the health care issue. The ad features a local Delaware County family doctor and […]

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CARNEY: U.S. MUST STOP GIVING MILITARY AID TO SAUDI ARABIA

CARNEY: U.S. MUST STOP GIVING MILITARY AID TO SAUDI ARABIA Washington, DC – Congressman Christopher Carney (PA-10) today called on the Obama administration to stop the pending sale of advanced weaponry to Saudi Arabia. In a letter to the president, Congressman Carney expressed strong opposition to the proposed sale of high technology armaments to Saudi […]

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PA Dems: Corbett’s New Ad Ignores Record on Spending

Corbett’s New Ad Ignores Record on Spending Harrisburg, PA – Today, Tom Corbett released a new ad that ignores his record on requesting and spending taxpayer dollars. “As Attorney General, Tom Corbett has requested higher spending in his office every year,” said Mark Nicastre, spokesman with the Pennsylvania Democratic Party. “Even this year as agencies […]

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PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 9/16 Edition

Everyone’s favorite Specter quote has been revived…in Florida, Dan Onorato is on a mission to call out Corbett on his spending proposals, and everyone wants to know if they are on this now famous anti-terror list. Good Thursday morning and welcome to the Buzz.

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PA GOP: Will Bryan Lentz Rubberstamp The State House Democrats’ Backroom Tactics?

PA GOP: Will Bryan Lentz Rubberstamp The State House Democrats’ Backroom Tactics?   HARRISBURG– Republican Party of Pennsylvania Spokesman Mike Barley released the following statement regarding the state House Democrats’ attempts to circumvent normal procedure by passing transportation funding through the Appropriations Committee instead of the Transportation Committee.   “Once again, Bryan Lentz is in […]

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

TOM CORBETT TALKS ABOUT HIS PLAN TO REVITALIZE PENNSYLVANIA’S ECONOMY AT A BUCKS COUNTY LUMBER COMPANY

TOM CORBETT TALKS ABOUT HIS PLAN TO REVITALIZE PENNSYLVANIA’S ECONOMY AT A BUCKS COUNTY LUMBER COMPANY -Says it is time to decrease the tax burden on businesses across the state – Quakertown – Republican Gubernatorial candidate Tom Corbett spoke about the importance of turning around Pennsylvania’s economy and improving the jobs market as he toured […]

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KANJORSKI STATEMENT ON ANNOUNCEMENT OF STATE FUNDING FOR HAZLETON INTERMODAL CENTER

KANJORSKI STATEMENT ON ANNOUNCEMENT OF STATE FUNDING FOR HAZLETON INTERMODAL CENTER   WASHINGTON – Congressman Paul E. Kanjorski (PA-11) released the following statement on the announcement by State Rep. Todd A. Eachus (D-Luzerne) today that the state has committed $4.8 million in funding over the next four years to Hazleton’s Church Street Station Intermodal Transit […]

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