Casey, Specter Announce over $19.6 million in Loans for Southwestern PA Water System Infrastructure Improvements

Casey, Specter Announce over $19.6 million in Loans for Southwestern PA Water System Infrastructure Improvements WASHINGTON, DC-U.S. Senators Bob Casey (D-PA) and Arlen Specter (D-PA) announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded $19,653,300 in loans to three projects in Southwestern Pennsylvania to protect public health and the environment by improving water quality […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

AFL Endorses Murphy, Slams Fitzpatrick for Outsourcing Jobs

AFL Endorses Murphy, Slams Fitzpatrick for Outsourcing Jobs Group calls out former Congressman Fitzpatrick for lying about promises to vote against unfair trade deals that shipped American jobs overseas (Bristol, PA) – ON MONDAY, the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO endorsed Patrick Murphy in Pennsylvania’s 8th Congressional District race over his opponent, former Congressman Fitzpatrick, who lied to […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Critz: Barnes-Watkins Reclamation Project Receives National Award

Critz: Barnes-Watkins Reclamation Project Receives National Award   JOHNSTOWN, PA — Congressman Mark S. Critz (PA-12) announced today that the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s Barnes-Watkins Refuse Pile Reclamation Project, located in Cambria County, has received the 2010 Appalachian Region Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Award by the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Office of Surface […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PennFuture calls on legislature to Keep the Promise to pass severance tax on drilling in Marcellus Shale

PennFuture calls on legislature to Keep the Promise to pass severance tax on drilling in Marcellus Shale Failure not an option as Senate returns from summer recess (Harrisburg, PA – September 20, 2010) – PennFuture President and CEO, Jan Jarrett, today called on the members of the Pennsylvania legislature to keep the promise to pass […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Toomey Makes Social Security Privatization a Core Component of Fall Campaign

Toomey Makes Social Security Privatization a Core Component of Fall Campaign Toomey Makes Noticeable Pivot Toward Advocating for Privatization on the Campaign Trail Harrisburg, PA – It’s been just under a month since Pat Toomey falsely claimed that he had never advocated for Social Security privatization, but during the past month he has made Social […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Even Pat Toomey thinks Dent’s vote for Wall Street bailout was Washington being “too liberal with our money”

Even Pat Toomey thinks Dent’s vote for Wall Street bailout was Washington being “too liberal with our money” Toomey comes out against Dent’s Wall Street bailout vote on TV BETHLEHEM, PA. – In a recent television commercial, Congressman Pat Toomey said that Congressman Sestak was being “too liberal with our money” when he voted for […]

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

National Constitution Center to Host Karl Rove For Midterm Election Overview

The National Constitution Center presents political strategist Karl Rove, former senior adviser and deputy chief of staff to former President George W. Bush, to discuss the approaching 2010 mid-term elections. With the Congress, numerous Governor’s offices, and state houses up for grabs, Rove will address the political landscape, providing expert insight into polling, candidates and the immediate and long-term implications of the November vote from the Republican Party perspective.

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

AP: Doubts surround Marino’s business reference

The U.S. Justice Department has no record that a former federal prosecutor in Pennsylvania received permission to serve as a personal reference for a businessman seeking a state casino license, as the now-candidate for Congress has claimed, according to a department source.  Click here to read more.

September 21st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments