Kanjorski lies to senior citizens about Medicare cuts

Or is 26-year incumbent calling Rep. Tim Holden a liar? Hazleton, PA – In his desperate quest to cling to power, Paul Kanjorski is now lying to senior citizens about the future of Medicare – a future he helped destroy by voting for the government takeover of health care. Kanjorski told a group of senior citizens […]

September 2nd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

Corbett Picks Top Donors Over Pennsylvania Taxpayers

Harrisburg, PA — Yesterday, Tom Corbett took a strong stand to protect the profits of some of his largest donors by siding with natural gas companies over Pennsylvania taxpayers. While Dan Onorato repeated his reasonable proposal to hold companies responsible for the environmental impact of natural gas drilling, Tom Corbett wants taxpayers to pick up […]

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Politically Uncorrected: Obama’s Best Bad Option

One of Shakespeare’s most popular plays is “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” a comedy, focused on magic and distinguishing fantasy from reality. Right about now, President Obama is probably having his own midsummer night’s dream, anxious to get back his old magic and separating fantasy from reality as he contemplates the upcoming midterm elections. For Obama, however, dreams could easily become nightmares if he fails to solve the political challenges now confronting him and his party.

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Sestak Earmark Scandal Gets Dirtier: Was Lobbyist with Track Record of Securing Forbidden Earmarks Involved?

Allentown – As Congressman Sestak refuses to answer questions about securing a forbidden earmark for a for-profit company, his earmark scandal gets even dirtier with new evidence coming to light about the earmark’s connection to a lobbyist with a history of securing forbidden earmarks. According to the Allentown Morning Call, the forbidden earmark in question […]

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Legislation Introduced to Crack Down on Adults Who Leave Children Unattended While Gambling

Legislation that would provide stronger penalties for people who leave children alone in vehicles has been introduced by Senator Tommy Tomlinson and Representative Gene DiGirolamo. At a news conference today in Bensalem, the lawmakers said they will introduce bills in the Senate and House to make it a third-degree felony to leave a child under […]

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Toomey’s To-Do List: Eliminate All Corporate Taxes

MEDIA, Pa – After two days spent trying to hide his position on eliminating taxes for Wall Street banks and Big Oil, Congressman Toomey will not deny his support for zero corporate taxes, even at the expense of Pennsylvania’s working families. After approaching the Toomey campaign directly about the issue yesterday, PolitiFact reported, “We gave the […]

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John Callahan: What Exactly Are You Proud Of?

After Handpicking Callahan As Successor, Former Bethlehem Mayor Says City “Operating In The Red” “Lehigh County Executive Don Cunningham used a word about Bethlehem finances that the city’s mayor has refused to say.  Red… as in ink.  Bethlehem’s audit showed Bethlehem finished 2009 with a $5.2 million deficit last year, but Bethlehem Mayor John Callahan doesn’t describe […]

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Congressman Dent’s Five Point Job Plan

Harrisburg, PA — On Tuesday, John Callahan released a comprehensive five point job plan that received positive media coverage across his district. In contrast, Congressman Charlie Dent has failed to release a plan to create jobs. We took the liberty of outlining a five point plan for him based on his votes in Congress and policy positions. […]

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