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How To Grow Cancer in Pennsylvania

By at January 28, 2010 | 10:22 pm | 0 Comment

by Eric Epstein

Pennsylvania is the only state that does not impose an  excise tax on “smokeless” tobacco, cigars or pipe tobacco.  We were also one of the last states to join the cigarette  tobacco suits. Yet

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How Much Is David G. Argall Worth?

By at January 11, 2010 | 10:19 pm | 2 Comments

April 8, 2008

House Reform Committee Member Socks Taxpayers

(Harrisburg, Pa) – State House Minority Whip David Argall’s (R-Schuylkill & Berks Counties) expense records reveal that the incumbent is collecting an exorbitant amount of supplemental, tax-free income

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“Electric Deregulation: The Great Failed Experiment”

By at January 10, 2010 | 10:18 pm | 0 Comment

Comments of Eric J. Epstein,
January 6, 2010

On August 4, 2000 Governor Tom Ridge announced that electric competition would lead to job growth, economic expansion, and decreased rates. According to Governor Ridge, “Pennsylvania’s national leadership

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