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Corbett Continues to Pick Corporate Special Interest Donors Over Pennsylvania Families

Corbett Continues to Pick Corporate Special Interest Donors Over Pennsylvania Families In Interview with KDKA, Corbett Defends $3 Billion Tax Hike on Workers Harrisburg, PA – Tom Corbett continues to reiterate his support for a tax on hard working Pennsylvanians, while opposing measures that would hold his corporate special interest donors accountable for environmental damage. […]

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Federal Agriculture Advisory Board Examines Water Quality Issues

Federal Agriculture Advisory Board Examines Water Quality Issues   HARRISBURG – The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) agriculture advisory board met last week to examine water quality issues in the Chesapeake Bay and other vital waterways, according to Senator Mike Brubaker (R-36).   The Farm, Ranch and Rural Communities Committee (FRRCC) is a group of representatives […]

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Curry’s SIDS education bill clears final hurdle

Curry’s SIDS education bill clears final hurdle Bill to reduce infant deaths now heading to the governor for his signature into law HARRISBURG, Oct. 5 – State Rep. Lawrence Curry’s bill that would provide new parents with important information on preventing infant deaths is just the governor’s signature away from becoming law.   House Bill […]

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Pat Meehan’s Jobs Plan: A $1.75 Trillion Bailout for the Nation’s Wealthy

Pat Meehan’s Jobs Plan: A $1.75 Trillion Bailout for the Nation’s Wealthy Springfield, PA – Today, Representative Bryan Lentz, the Democratic nominee for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, released figures showing the stunning impact that Pat Meehan’s jobs plan would have on the nation’s deficit. According to an analysis using tax data available from […]

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Meehan Condemns Micozzie for Siding with Gun Lobby

Meehan Condemns Micozzie for Siding with Gun Lobby LANSDOWNE—today retired Army Captain Shannon Meehan, the Democratic nominee for the 163rd State House district condemned his opponent, Representative Nick Micozzie, for not only voting in favor of HB-40, expanding the so-called “Castle Doctrine,” but also voting against allowing debate on amendments to that bill—such as A-9034—which […]

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Lentz Proves Weak on Reform Again

Lentz Proves Weak on Reform Again Following flip-flop on cars and per diem, Lentz votes to water down reform provisions he previously supported DREXEL HILL, PA – Following reports last week of Bryan Lentz’s hypocrisy on a pledge to not take a taxpayer-funded car and not take per diem reimbursements, Lentz broke yet another campaign […]

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Corbett Called Out – Again – For Being Wrong on Facts, Light on Substance

Corbett Called Out – Again – For Being Wrong on Facts, Light on Substance With the stakes high for Pennsylvania, the GOP nominee continues to underwhelm   PITTSBURGH: Harrisburg Republican Tom Corbett – a politician who famously dislikes being challenged – must be having a tough few days, with news outlets from across the state […]

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Lentz Blasts Meehan for Pulling Out of League of Women Voters Debate

Lentz Blasts Meehan for Pulling Out of League of Women Voters Debate Meehan continues to hide from voters Springfield, PA – Last night, Pat Meehan’s campaign announced that they were pulling out of the League of Women Voter’s debate. Their decision to pull out of the debate, scheduled for next Thursday, October 14, comes on […]

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PITTS’WORST VOTE #25: TERRORISM INSURANCE? DON’T NEED IT

PITTS’WORST VOTE #25:  TERRORISM INSURANCE?  DON’T NEED IT   Given Congressman Pitts’ usual concern for the interests of insurance companies, the Herr 2010 campaign researchers found it odd that he would disregard them on this issue.   Vote #25:  H.R. 2761, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007   Insurance companies spread risk […]

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PA GOP: Patrick Murphy’s Chief of Staff Jumping Ship To Campaign With Rahm

PA GOP: Patrick Murphy’s Chief of Staff Jumping Ship To Campaign With Rahm Staffers seeing writing on the wall, leaving Murphy before loss HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Spokesman Mike Barley released the following statement regarding news that 8th District Democrat Congressman Patrick Murphy’s chief of staff is abandoning his position to run former […]

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