Browsing Month September, 2014

Weathering a Blizzard of News Media Bravado

By at February 28, 2013 | 10:08 am | 0 Comment

Weathering a Blizzard of News Media Bravado

Ginger Zee is an ABC News weather person. She’s 32 years old, has a B.S. in meteorology, and says even in high school she wanted to be a TV network weatherperson. Not a scientist in a lab studying and analyzing… Read the rest

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PA’s New Logo

By at February 27, 2013 | 11:13 am | 0 Comment

PA’s New Logo

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Comics , Marcellus Shale , Pennsylvania Issues , Political

Youngest U.S. Presidents

By at February 25, 2013 | 2:05 pm | 0 Comment

Youngest U.S. Presidents

President Years
1. Theodore Roosevelt* 42 years 10 months
2. John F. Kennedy* 43 years 7 months
3. Bill Clinton

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Featured

Make honest pension reform a priority in Pa.

By at February 21, 2013 | 4:17 pm | 0 Comment

By Richard C. Dreyfuss

As Gov. Corbett’s fiscal year 2013-14 state budget proposal is finalized, the familiar challenge of balancing finite resources against ever-increasing spending requests begins. This year, expect debates over special initiatives ranging from liquor privatization to transportation… Read the rest

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Political , Watch Dog

You Can’t Wash Away Fracking’s Effects

By at February 21, 2013 | 1:49 pm | 0 Comment

You Can’t Wash Away Fracking’s Effects

Jos Lara just wanted a job.

A company working in the natural gas fields needed a man to power wash wastewater tanks.

Clean off the debris. Make them shining again.

And so Jos Lara became a power washer for the… Read the rest

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LEGISLATIVE AUDIT ADVISORY COMMISSION Meeting to review and approve the 2012 audit and reorganize for the 2013-2014 Legislative Session.

By at February 20, 2013 | 3:03 pm | 0 Comment

Tuesday, February 26, 2013
9:30 AM APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE

BUDGET HEARINGS

9:30 AM Liquor Control Board

11:00 AM Department of Labor Industry

1:30 PM Department of Banking & Securities

3:30 PM

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Auditor General DePasquale Highlights Progress in First Month

By at February 20, 2013 | 3:01 pm | 0 Comment

News for Immediate Release
Feb. 15, 2013

Auditor General DePasquale Highlights Progress in First Month
Says cost-cutting is saving enough paper to line PA Turnpike from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh twice

Harrisburg – In his first month… Read the rest

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Press Releases

Gum Control

By at February 20, 2013 | 2:05 pm | 0 Comment

Gum Control

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Comics

Do We Wait for the River to Die to Call It Ill

By at February 15, 2013 | 7:54 am | 0 Comment

Do We Wait for the River to Die to Call It Ill

The Susquehanna River Basin Commission issued a report on the river this week, with a call for more reliable funding of its assigned data collection program.

The Commissions goal is to make water resources information and data available to the… Read the rest

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Energy & Environment , Featured , Pennsylvania Issues

Auditory General DePasquale Statement on PA Lottery Contract

By at February 14, 2013 | 7:28 pm | 0 Comment

News for Immediate Release
Feb. 14, 2013
Auditor General DePasquale Issues Statement on Lottery Contract

HARRISBURG – Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today issued the following statement on Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s legal rejection of Gov. Tom Corbett’s contract… Read the rest

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Press Releases

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