Altmire Roasted Over Reckless Spending

Pennsylvania Families “Vent Anger” for Stimulus Vote, Dems’ Failed Economic Agenda Democrats Expected a Free Ride This Recess: “After a jam-packed legislative session marked by the passage of controversial bills like Wall Street reform, Democrats will hit the campaign trail armed with talking points to draw distinctions between the two parties. And the Democratic leadership […]

September 1st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Toomey Can’t Deny Zero Corporate Tax Policy

His 2009 Book Confirms His Belief That Big Business Should Pay Nothing “Toomey clearly supports the elimination of corporate taxes, with no ambiguity.” –Pittsburgh Post-Gazette [8/31/10] MEDIA, Pa. — Congressman Toomey did his best to spin his own record in an attempt to disguise the fact that he wants to give enormous tax breaks to […]

September 1st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PolitiFact: Sestak’s new ad ‘mostly true’

We think that Sestak’s use of the clip was fair politics, because the clip accurately reflects what Toomey said on the show. And Toomey’s book does provide evidence that he’d love to see zero corporate taxation implemented, which justifies the ad’s use of the word “thinks.”

September 1st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 9/1 Edition

A pair of new ads are up on TV (courtesy of Tom Corbett and Joe Sestak), critics lash out at the AG for using “Bonusgate” accomplishments as campaign talking points, and the state is paying way, way too much in unemployment insurance. This is Wednesday’s Buzz.

September 1st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

Corbett’s Ad Highlights Hypocrisy, Inconsistencies

Harrisburg, PA — Tom Corbett’s new ad highlights his hypocrisy and many inconsistencies on important economic issues. Tom Corbett says that he will oppose a tax increase, but in his only budget vote he raised property taxes by 20 percent. Tom Corbett also flip-flopped on including fees in his no tax pledge, first saying he […]

August 31st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment