PA GOP: Tim Kaine To Dem Candidates – Ignore The Polls, Be Proud Of Failed Agenda

HARRISBURG– Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Democrat National Committee Chairman Tim Kaine’s visit to Philadelphia today. “Today, Tim Kaine will try to explain away the numerous ways that the Democratic Party has failed Pennsylvanians,” Gleason said. “Tim Kaine can make speeches until he’s blue in the face, but […]

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

Critz: Time is running out to submit Stop Loss Payment Claims

JOHNSTOWN, PA — Congressman Mark S. Critz (PA-12) is reminding constituents that the deadline to submit a claim for stop loss special pay is October 21, 2010, and is encouraging those that qualify for this benefit to apply immediately. The 2009 War Supplemental Appropriations Act established Retroactive Stop Loss Special Pay (RSLSP), providing $500 for each […]

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

Manan Trivedi Up On Air with Second Ad

Discusses Mission to Put Americans Back to Work ELVERSON, Pa – One day after he announced his first TV ad, Manan Trivedi, Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania’s 6th Congressional District, is continuing his strong post-Labor Day push by releasing the second ad of his campaign. Trivedi now has two ads on air, and continues to be […]

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

KANJORSKI DISCUSSES HOW WALL STREET REFORM LAW BENEFITS SMALL BUSINESSES

Kanjorski Helped Lead Congressional Efforts to Write, Negotiate, and Pass Historic Wall Street Reform Law WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Paul E. Kanjorski (PA-11), Chairman of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises, spoke to members of the Greater Wilkes-Barre, Hazleton, Pittston, and Scranton Chambers of Commerce about the benefits […]

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Pat Meehan Dodges Taking a Stand on Tea Party Views After Press Gets Wind of Secretive Tea Party Meeting

Springfield, PA – Just as the local news media was starting to take interest in a secretive, closed-door Tea Party meeting on Tuesday night where multiple Republican candidates planned to court the extreme Right Wing, Republican Congressional Candidate Pat Meehan backed out of appearing at the event. Meehan’s last-minute withdrawal is the latest effort to […]

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

Lentz Tours Nielsen Kellerman, Manufacturer of Sporting and Weather Gauges, for Seventeenth Stop of Economic Tour on Tuesday

Springfield, PA – Representative Bryan Lentz, the Democratic nominee for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, toured Nielsen Kellerman on Tuesday for the seventeenth stop of his 10-week, 25-stop economic tour. The Boothwyn-based manufacturer makes instruments used in the sports of rowing and gliding, and hand-held weather and wind-speed gauges used in the military and […]

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Meehan Joins Corbett and Tea Party in Hiding Views from Public

Springfield, PA – Kevin McTigue, Bryan Lentz’s campaign manager, issued the following comment about Pat Meehan’s public-speaking engagement at an “off-the-record” meeting of the Tea Party Coalition of Southeastern Pennsylvania tonight. The meeting is scheduled to start at 7 p.m at the Quality Inn Conference Center in Montgomeryville, and according to event invitations no recording […]

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Critz: Indiana Regional Medical Center Receives $346,500 Grant for Electronic Medical Records Initiative

JOHNSTOWN, PA — Congressman Mark S. Critz (PA-12) announced today that the Indiana Regional Medical Center (IRMC) has been awarded a $346,500 federal grant for the development of an electronic medical records system that will reduce medical errors and improve patient safety. “Many of our rural medical centers rely on outdated practices for the storage and […]

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FACTCHECK: Toomey Tries to Mislead Voters About Small Business Career

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Pat Toomey, Wall Street derivatives trader and lifelong champion of Wall Street and corporate special interests, released an advertisement that tries to mislead voters about his record as a small business owner. “Like many Wall Street traders, Pat Toomey bankrolled a business, but he was not a small businessman,” said Mark […]

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