REGIONAL BIOSCIENCE INITIATIVE RECEIVES $60,000 FEDERAL GRANT AND AWARDS CONSULTING PROJECT

REGIONAL BIOSCIENCE INITIATIVE RECEIVES $60,000 FEDERAL GRANT AND AWARDS CONSULTING PROJECT   PITTSTON – Today, Congressman Paul E. Kanjorski (PA-11) and Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, Austin J. Burke, announced a $60,000 federal grant to help develop an eight-county regional economic development strategic plan to expand the region’s existing bioscience […]

October 19th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

CeaseFirePA Endorses Onorato, Blasts Corbett For Extreme Position at Debate

CeaseFirePA Endorses Onorato, Blasts Corbett For Extreme Position at Debate Organization that has led fight to close Florida Loophole says Onorato is the best candidate for public safety   PHILADELPHIA: Pennsylvania’s leading gun violence prevention organization, CeaseFirePA, endorsed Democratic gubernatorial nominee Dan Onorato today, praising his support of common-sense legislation that respects Pennsylvanians’ Second Amendment […]

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CONSERVATIVE ACTION GROUP RELEASES SCATHING RADIO AD AGAINST REP. JIM McGOVERN

CONSERVATIVE ACTION GROUP RELEASES SCATHING RADIO AD AGAINST REP. JIM McGOVERN   SOUTHBOROUGH, MA — Western Representation PAC (website: www.WesternPAC.org) today released a new radio ad against Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA) today. The ad, focusing on McGovern’s radical record in Congress, uses the congressman’s own voice against him. A digital version of the radio ad […]

October 19th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

MAYOR LAUNCHES CONTEST ASKING STUDENTS: ‘WHAT’S YOUR PROMISE TO PITTSBURGH’?

MAYOR LAUNCHES CONTEST ASKING STUDENTS: ‘WHAT’S YOUR PROMISE TO PITTSBURGH’? (PITTSBURGH)  Oct. 18, 2010 – Mayor Luke Ravenstahl along with support from the Pittsburgh Promise and Pittsburgh Public Schools today launched a contest to encourage City public school  high school students to think of creative and inspiring ways to return the “promise” back to their […]

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Meehan Campaign Attracts Support of Koch Brothers – Prominent Funders of Tea Party, Outsourcers of American Jobs

Meehan Campaign Attracts Support of Koch Brothers – Prominent Funders of Tea Party, Outsourcers of American Jobs   Springfield, PA –  Two billionaire, oil-industry brothers who are leading funders of groups that back privatizing Social Security, the continued outsourcing of American jobs and rolling back decades of environmental regulations[1], are throwing money behind Republican Pat […]

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In his best fundraising quarter yet, Callahan outraises Congressman Dent … again

In his best fundraising quarter yet, Callahan outraises Congressman Dent … again Dent has now taken a career total of over $2 million in Corporate PAC contributions BETHLEHEM, PA. – On Friday night, the final fundraising quarterly reports were released and Mayor John Callahan outraised Congressman Dent again. In his best fundraising quarter ever, Callahan […]

October 19th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Uncovered: Toomey Video Railing against Health Insurance for Children

Uncovered: Toomey Video Railing against Health Insurance for Children Calls SCHIP a “Big-Government Bonanza” MEDIA, Pa. – Recently uncovered shocking video and outrageous statements about children’s health care highlight how out of touch Congressman Toomey’s positions are with Pennsylvania.  A 2007 video from Fox News shows Toomey railing against a program to provide health care […]

October 18th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Another Day, Another Flip-Flop

Another Day, Another Flip-Flop At second gubernatorial debate, Harrisburg Republican Corbett reverses position from first gubernatorial debate   PITTSBURGH: Under fire for proposing a $3 billion tax hike on working Pennsylvanians, Republican gubernatorial nominee Tom Corbett took the path of least resistance tonight: he completely reversed himself.  Less than three weeks ago, Corbett told the […]

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Onorato Wins Debate, Proves He’s the Only Candidate Who Can Get Economy Back on Track

Onorato Wins Debate, Proves He’s the Only Candidate Who Can Get Economy Back on Track Corbett Refuses to Explain $3 Billion Tax on Pennsylvanians, More Political Doublespeak on Taxes, Can’t Explain Spending Increases Harrisburg, PA – Dan Onorato won tonight’s debate as he again proved that he is the only candidate who can get the […]

October 18th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments