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3 Lackawanna Dem Committees Endorse Holden

Rep. Tim Holden is new to NEPA; the 20-year Congressman acquired Scranton and Wilkes-Barre in the latest round of redistricting. And since his challenger, attorney Matt Cartwright, hails from Moosic, those areas will be a key bellwether in the race. This week Holden picked up three local endorsements.

March 7th, 2012 | Posted in Congress, Front Page Stories, Top Stories | 1 Comment

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Romney Comes Out Ahead on Super Tuesday

Mitt Romney proved Tuesday night that all it takes is determination… and a huge financial advantage. The former Massachusetts Governor had the best night on Super Tuesday and ground his way to a win in Ohio, a key battleground of the GOP primary.

March 7th, 2012 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Presidential, Top Stories | 2 Comments

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Orie Trial Update

State Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin is facing a barrage of calls for her resignation, following what some observers consider to be the damning testimony in the trial of the Judge’s sister, State Senator Jane Orie’s former chief of staff this past Saturday.

March 6th, 2012 | Posted in Front Page Stories, Harrisburg, Top Stories | 4 Comments

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The Full Altmire Statement on Court Ruling

Jason Altmire is safely on the ballot. But one of the most interesting aspects of yesterday’s news was his statement on the ruling. Need a 362-word summary of the tenor of the Pa-12 campaign? Read it here. Spoiler: Critz “lowered himself to tactics usually reserved for elections to high school prom king.”

March 6th, 2012 | Posted in Congress, Front Page Stories, Top Stories | 6 Comments