First Class of Veterans Graduate from Green Jobs Academy

Patrick Murphy helped launch job training program, preparing students for jobs in the high-growth green energy industry (Bristol, PA) – Today, Pennsylvania Congressman Patrick Murphy (D-PA) attended the first graduation of the PA Veterans Green Jobs Training Program, a program at Bucks County Community College’s Green Jobs Academy that Murphy helped launch and which began […]

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

Tom Corbett’s Not-Very-Good Summer

The more voters get to know the Harrisburg Republican, the less he seems up to the job of Pennsylvania Governor PITTSBURGH: Pennsylvania voters got a taste this summer of their two gubernatorial nominees, with Dan Onorato showing that he knows how to turn around the economy and has experience balancing the budget and reforming government, […]

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Obama and Dahlkemper Offer Up Another Stimulus Flop

First Stimulus Was a Failure, Now House Dems Want to Hit the Accelerator on More Wasteful Spending Washington- It’s been more than 18 months since Kathy Dahlkemper and her Democrat friends passed a trillion-dollar stimulus bill promising to keep unemployment under eight percent and create four million jobs and, so far, one thing is clear: It’s an utter failure. […]

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Obama and Murphy Offer Up Another Stimulus Flop

First Stimulus Was a Failure, Now House Dems Want to Hit the Accelerator on More Wasteful Spending Washington- It’s been more than 18 months since Patrick Murphy and his Democrat friends passed a trillion-dollar stimulus bill promising to keep unemployment under eight percent and create four million jobs and, so far, one thing is clear: […]

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Toomey Introduces Two New Ads to Highlight His Vision for the Future

Allentown – U. S. Senate candidate and former small business owner Pat Toomey kicked off the post-Labor Day homestretch of the campaign by releasing two new television ads highlighting his optimistic vision for the future of Pennsylvania and the country and the important differences between his vision and the Washington-based vision of his opponent, Congressman […]

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Manan Trivedi First Up On Air, Calls for Congressional Pay Cut

In New TV Ad, Proposes Pay Cut Across the Board for All Members of Congress ELVERSON, Pa –  Today, Manan Trivedi is up on air with his first TV ad. An impressive sign of strength for a political newcomer and Washington outsider, the Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania’s 6th Congressional District beat four-term Congressman Jim Gerlach […]

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PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 9/7 Edition

Joe Sestak is set to deliver a major jobs address in the ‘burgh, the AP wonders if Onorato can play catch up and the Trib’s Brad Bumsted wonders why Rendell made life so difficult for Democrats this summer. Labor Day is past, we’re in the home stretch, and this is your Tuesday buzz.

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Joe Sestak Marches in Pittsburgh Labor Day Parade

Will Deliver Speech at Carnegie Mellon Tomorrow on Job Creation MEDIA, PA – U.S. Senate candidate Joe Sestak celebrated Labor Day with workers in Pittsburgh Monday, participating in one of the largest Labor Day parades in the country. He sprinted back and forth across Grant Street and Boulevard of the Allies, greeting spectators and honoring […]

September 6th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Manan Trivedi Responds to Congressman Gerlach’s Perpetuation of “Race Card” Comment

Elverson, PA – After Congressman Jim Gerlach’s campaign has continued to claim that Manan Trivedi, Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania’s 6th Congressional District, plays the “race card” by receiving donations from Indian Americans, Trivedi made the following statement: “Last week, Congressman Gerlach’s campaign was quoted making racially-charged comments that were offensive and insensitive about my campaign […]

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Chairman Jim Burn’s Statement on Labor Day

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Chairman Jim Burn issued the following statement in recognition of Labor Day. “Today, I was honored to march in the Pittsburgh Labor Day parade alongside proud men and women who are the backbone of Pennsylvania,” said Democratic Party Chairman Jim Burn. “As we celebrate Labor Day with family and friends, let us […]

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