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Casey Votes for Transparency in Elections

Casey Votes for Transparency in Elections WASHINGTON, DC— U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) released the following statement after Senate Republicans voted down the Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Elections (DISCLOSE) Act to bring new transparency to campaign ads in response to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in the Citizens United case that increases […]

September 23rd, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

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Doyle Autism Bill Approved by House

Doyle Autism Bill Approved by House Bill would expand training and continuing education for autism service providers   Washington, DC – September 23, 2010 – This afternoon the U.S. House of Representatives approved H.R. 5756, the Training and Research for Autism Improvement Nationwide (“TRAIN”) Act, legislation introduced by Congressman Doyle (D-PA14) and Congressman Chris Smith […]

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Pat Toomey: Never Stops Working for Wall Street

Pat Toomey: Never Stops Working for Wall Street Harrisburg, PA – With the upcoming premiere of “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps,” we wanted to remind Pennsylvania voters that Pat Toomey’s Wall Street story is movie material – it could be titled: Pat Toomey: Never Stops Working for Wall Street. Tonight, Admiral Joe Sestak will join […]

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PA GOP: Tim Holden Throws Mud, Fails To Address His Failed Leadership

PA GOP: Tim Holden Throws Mud, Fails To Address His Failed Leadership   HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Spokesman Mike Barley released the following statement in reaction to Congressman Tim Holden’s negative television ad campaign:   “Tim Holden’s negative campaign proves what we thought all along: he knows that his seat is not safe […]

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Uninsured rates on the rise in Pa. and across U.S., underscoring need for health reform

Health Reform Milestone: Consumer Protections Go Into Effect Today Uninsured rates on the rise in Pa. and across U.S., underscoring need for health reform HARRISBURG, PA (September 23, 2010) – Today marks a milestone in the long road to reforming the nation’s health care system, as several important consumer protections will take effect on or […]

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Bryan Lentz and Big Talker Radio Host Dom Giordano Wait to Hear if Pat Meehan Will Join Them at Town Hall

Bryan Lentz and Big Talker Radio Host Dom Giordano Wait to Hear if Pat Meehan Will Join Them at Town Hall Springfield, PA – Bryan Lentz, the Democratic nominee for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, called on his Republican opponent Pat Meehan to join him in a town hall debate moderated by conservative radio […]

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Confirmed: Biden to Headline Rally at Penn State University Park

Vice President Joe Biden will be the headliner at a Democratic political rally at Penn State next week, the Associated Press reported this morning.  An announcement from the national Democratic Party confirmed that the event — an “organizing rally” — will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday on the University Park campus.  Click here to […]

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New Analysis: Pennsylvanians Would Save $4,264 Million, Cut Oil Use By 1,695 Million Gallons Per Year With New Clean Car Standards

New Analysis: Pennsylvanians Would Save $4,264 Million, Cut Oil Use By 1,695 Million Gallons Per Year With New Clean Car Standards   Philadelphia, PA—New fuel efficiency and global warming pollution standards for cars and light trucks would save Pennsylvania residents $4,264 million at the gas pump and cut oil use in the state by 1,695 […]

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Sestak: As Middle Class Struggles, Congressman Toomey Fights for More Tax Breaks for the Ultra-Wealthy

Forbes Magazine: “The Super-Rich Get Richer” As Middle Class Struggles, Congressman Toomey Fights for More Tax Breaks for the Ultra-Wealthy MEDIA, Pa. – Yesterday, Forbes magazine reported that the super-rich got even wealthier this year, even as the economy struggled. While Wall Street CEOs and oil tycoons saw their net worth soar, new data from […]

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Casey Statement on the Inquirer and Daily News Auction

Casey Statement on the Inquirer and Daily News Auction WASHINGTON, DC— U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) released the following statement today on the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News auction:“I hope that the interests and concerns of the employees of the Inquirer and Daily News are given a high priority at today’s auction.  These hard working […]

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