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2/15 Morning Buzz

Scarnati gets suspended 6 games for violating the league’s ‘no-high-profile-perks-from-lobbyists’ policy. Harrisburg Mayor Linda Thompson does her best Mubarak impression. Tom Marino’s kind words for Obama. And Mayor Nutter is a sure thing for re-election – even if that doesn’t excite you.

February 15th, 2011 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Playbook | 1 Comment

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Marino: Obama’s Egypt Approach “Paid Off”

U.S. Representative Tom Marino, a member of the House Foreign Relations Committee, told PoliticsPA in an interview that he thinks President Barack Obama’s approach to Egypt has “paid off,” and he anticipates the departure of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will yield greater stability in the country.

February 14th, 2011 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

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2/14 Morning Buzz <3

State Rep. Christiana is engaged, the PA GOP adores a balanced ticket, politicians are infatuated with Marcellus perks, it’s complicated between Rick Santorum and CPAC attendees, and even Arlen Specter is getting some love.

February 14th, 2011 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Playbook | No Comments

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Video: PA Republicans Endorse Stabile for Superior Court

By a vote of 172-99-24, the Pennsylvania Republican state committee voted to endorse Cumberland County attorney Vic Stabile for the open seat on PA’s Superior Court. He overcame criticism from some committee members that his origins in the central part of the state would weaken the GOP ticket, compared to a candidate from the southeast.

February 12th, 2011 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Harrisburg | 1 Comment

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Dent Responds to Explosion in Home Town of Allentown

Allentown’s Congressman Charlie Dent vowed a thorough response to this week’s tragic explosion in his home town in an interview with PoliticsPA. “It’s tragic. I knew the homes. I know those people. In fact they were good supporters of mine, Dent said. “We have an obligation now to help the people who were displaced.”

February 11th, 2011 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments