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Reductions everywhere but at the top in Pennsylvania

By at February 28, 2011 | 4:00 pm | 61 Comments

Reductions everywhere but at the top in Pennsylvania

Governor Corbett is sizing up all areas of government to close Pennsylvania’s estimated $5 billion dollar, except Corbett’s top staffers. They are taking home bigger salaries than their counterparts in the previous administration.

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Forget Charlie Sheen, Glen Beck is Mel Gibson

By at February 28, 2011 | 2:36 pm | 171 Comments

Forget Charlie Sheen, Glen Beck is Mel Gibson

Charlie Sheen’s rants have covered over Fox Commentator Glen Beck’s meltdown on TV — comparing rabbis to radical Islamists. As RTC’s Eric Epstein discovered, Glen Beck is better suited to play Mel Gibson — sorry Charlie!

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Will Common Sense Prevail

By at February 28, 2011 | 1:30 pm | 23 Comments

Will Common Sense Prevail

As if congress does not have enough to manage with a frail economy, a budget of epic woes, the war on terrorism, energy independence, education, okay, the point needs to extend no further, so, lets cut to the chase, and shoot lawmakers a Red-Bull… Read the rest

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at February 28, 2011 | 1:09 pm | 1 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

Rock The Capital Minute for February 28– showdown in Washington, salaries for Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett’s top employees, and the extra publicity goes to Gasland.

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Saving Pennsylvania’s AdultBasic the Stack Way

By at February 25, 2011 | 5:41 pm | 2 Comments

Saving Pennsylvania’s AdultBasic the Stack Way

Democratic Senator Michael Stack says its time to cash in the General Assembly’s Budget Surplus In Senator Stack’s view using the money to save AdultBasic insurance is the best way to spend it.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at February 25, 2011 | 5:00 pm | 1 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

Today marks the debut of Rock The Capital Minute. Yes, for those sticklers on some days it will run slightly less, and on most days it will go over the one-minute mark. Here, we will go over some of the highlights of the day, and quite often we… Read the rest

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Suing to Pull the Land out from Beneath the feet of Gas Drillers

By at February 25, 2011 | 3:41 pm | 0 Comment

Suing to Pull the Land out from Beneath the feet of Gas Drillers

A Camp Hill environmental group is legally challenging Governor Corbett’s plan to overturn a moratorium for gas drillers. It would open up hundreds of thousands of prime acres for drilling, and according to the DCNR it also has the potential to contaminate watersheds, and jeopardize already endangered species.

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The Grim Outcome of Kids for Cash in Pennsylvania

By at February 24, 2011 | 3:44 pm | 239 Comments

The Grim Outcome of Kids for Cash in Pennsylvania

A mother came face to face with a judge that imprisoned her son on a first time minor drug offense. The teen ended his life by committing suicide and Sandy Fonzo blames a former judge. That Judge, Mark Ciavarella was convicted for his part in a “kids-for-cash” scheme.

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Four Months to Find Common Ground in Pennsylvania

By at February 24, 2011 | 2:35 pm | 2 Comments

Four Months to Find Common Ground in Pennsylvania

Governor Corbett is trying to tamp down concerns in Pennsylvania over the future of unions’ right to exist, however, Corbett speaking out of the other half of his mouth says he would sign such a measure into law if should find its way to his hand.

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And They’re Off

By at February 24, 2011 | 9:33 am | 2 Comments

And They’re Off

As Rock The Capital’s Scott Paterno observes the presidential run for 2012 is moving closer to the starting blocks. Paterno tracks how President Obama is working to leverage his ties to unions and gay voters.

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