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At Home with the Republicans

By at December 14, 2011 | 7:11 am | 2 Comments

At Home with the Republicans

Dad threw me out last year after I borrowed his credit card to buy my new computer program.  So, I have to tell you, I was happy I was visiting when he called my brothers into his den for what, I could tell by the angry look in his eyes, would be a thorough dressing […]

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Promises, Promises

By at November 3, 2011 | 9:41 am | 104 Comments

Promises, Promises

The media has recently been filled with stories about Governor Tom Corbett’s “no tax pledge” to lobbyist Grover Norquist.  Why a candidate for anything would be making an unbreakable pledge to a lobbyist is a mystery – especially one with the resume of Mr. Norquist.  But since that issue has been extensively covered by the […]

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Sludge

By at September 29, 2011 | 10:07 am | 101 Comments

Sludge

I should have known something was wrong when I heard the cheerful voice of the operator who sounded something like the ProgressiveAuto Insurance woman on hallucinogenics.  It was a voice reflecting a level of happiness I didn’t usually associate with public employees in my home state of Mississippi.  Maybe Pennsylvania would be different, after all. […]

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Tom Corbett – A Retrospective

By at September 19, 2011 | 12:36 pm | 370 Comments

Tom Corbett – A Retrospective

December 1, 2018 In 2010, the voters of Pennsylvania loudly voiced their support for the cause of reform by electing Tom Corbett to as their Governor.  As we approach the final days of the Corbett Administration, let’s take a look at the impressive accomplishments of the last eight years which have transformed Pennsylvania from a […]

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