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FACT CHECK: The Desperate Senatorial Campaign Committee Lies About Toomey’s Record to Hide Sestak’s Record of Destroying Jobs

FACT CHECK: The Desperate Senatorial Campaign Committee Lies About Toomey’s Record to Hide Sestak’s Record of Destroying Jobs  Allentown – Once again, the desperate Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is so concerned about Pat Toomey’s consistent lead in the Senate race, it is distorting Pat Toomey’s positions in order to hide Congressman Sestak’s disastrous record of […]

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

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Did Bryan Lentz Ghost Vote in Harrisburg?

Did Bryan Lentz Ghost Vote in Harrisburg? DREXEL HILL, PA – Having someone vote in your stead – a practice referred to as ghost voting – was an activity that Bryan Lentz wanted to ban in 2007.  So why was he absent from the floor for several votes yesterday while his voting record marks him […]

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

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Elected Leaders Call on Corbett to Look Out for Taxpayers, Not Oil & Gas Donors

Elected Leaders Call on Corbett to Look Out for Taxpayers, Not Oil & Gas Donors ‘Start putting Pennsylvania taxpayers first,’ say 47 officials from Greene to Elk to Luzerne to Montgomery Counties   PITTSBURGH: Dozens of elected officials representing municipalities and counties throughout Pennsylvania today sent a letter to Republican gubernatorial nominee Tom Corbett asking […]

October 7th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

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PoliticsPA’s Morning Buzz: 10/7 Edition

Americans (sort of) love fracking according to the Wall Street Journal, Sen. Specter is going to appear with Joe Sestak on the campaign trail, and Roy Halladay pitched a gem last night. Good Thursday morning and welcome to the Buzz.

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

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Casey Urges Quick Action on Nuclear Plant Security

Casey Urges Quick Action on Nuclear Plant Security Also calls for new safeguards against foreign travel and re-screening of employees who return to work after a long absence WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) has urged the fast implementation of changes recommended to improve security at nuclear power plants.  Senator Casey sent a letter to […]

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

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WSJ: Americans (Sort Of) Love Fracking

In the tight Pennsylvania senate race, Democrat Joe Sestak has ventured a call for a moratorium, hoping it will do him more good in the ‘burbs than harm in the boonies. His opponent, Pat Toomey, says a moratorium would be an attack on jobs, jobs, jobs.  Tellingly, neither party’s Pennsylvania gubernatorial candidate wants to stop […]

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

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Kelly to Dahlkemper: “Why did you vote to adjourn, Congresswoman?”

Kelly to Dahlkemper:  “Why did you vote to adjourn, Congresswoman?”   Butler, PA — One week after Congresswoman Dahlkemper voted with Speaker Pelosi to adjourn Congress before passing a federal budget and before scheduling an up or down vote on the 2001 tax cuts, Mike Kelly (R-Butler) called on Congresswoman Dahlkemper to explain her vote.  […]

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

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PITTS’ WORST VOTE #24: HOW MANY WAYS CAN YOU DIS EDUCATION?

PITTS’ WORST VOTE #24:  HOW MANY WAYS CAN YOU DIS EDUCATION?   The Herr 2010 campaign’s research into Congressman Pitts’ voting record led to speculation that the Congressman is not seeking to be hailed as a hero of education.  Just a wild guess…   Vote #24:  H.R. 3221, the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act […]

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

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Cutler Commends House Passage of Castle Doctrine

Cutler Commends House Passage of Castle Doctrine   HARRISBURG – Rep. Bryan Cutler (R-Peach Bottom) released the following statement regarding his affirmative vote on House Bill 40, which would provide a defense from civil liability for the lawful use of self defense within one’s home or vehicle:   “This legislation is not only pro-Second Amendment, […]

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

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Day two of Castle Doctrine debate: Lentz argues for closing Florida gun loophole in Pa., House still refuses to act on amendment

Day two of Castle Doctrine debate: Lentz argues for closing Florida gun loophole in Pa., House still refuses to act on amendment HARRISBURG, Oct. 5 – State Rep. Bryan R. Lentz, D-Delaware, today continued to call on the General Assembly to vote on his amendment that would close the controversial “Florida gun loophole.”   Lentz […]

October 6th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 2 Comments