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Rock the Capital To Set Up Anonymous Post Office Box to Collect Complaints Relating to Inappropriate E-mails

By at September 30, 2014 | 9:32 am | 0 Comment

Rock the Capital To Set Up Anonymous Post Office Box to Collect Complaints Relating to Inappropriate E-mails

Contact: Eric Epstein,#635-8615
Date: Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Location: Capitol Rotunda Time: 1:00 pm

 

The government accountability group Rock the Capital will join with other good government

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The Politics of Animal Cruelty

By at September 30, 2014 | 9:28 am | 0 Comment

The Politics of Animal Cruelty

Pennsylvanians can still butcher, braise, and broil their pet cats and dogs because a murky mixture of politics has left a critical bill on the table in the state senate.

Residents may also continue to use cats, dogs, and other… Read the rest

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Top Ten Renewable Energy Nations

By at September 29, 2014 | 7:19 am | 0 Comment

Top Ten Renewable Energy Nations

 

Nation % of Electricity Generated by Renewables
1) Austria: 77%
2) New Zealand: 75%

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Millionaire to welfare: A case of the accuser judged by the accused

By at September 27, 2014 | 12:08 pm | 0 Comment

Millionaire to welfare: A case of the accuser judged by the accused

by and , for the Independent Gazette

As the Independent Gazette delves further into the Custody for Cash saga,… Read the rest

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Arsenic-Laced Coffee Good for You

By at September 23, 2014 | 12:25 pm | 0 Comment

Arsenic-Laced Coffee Good for You

You’re sitting in your favorite restaurant one balmy September morning.

Your waitress brings a pot of coffee and a standard 5-ounce cup.

“Would you like cream and sugar with it?” she asks.

You drink your coffee black. And hot. You… Read the rest

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Pennsylvania’s Top 10 Employers Ranked By Number of Employees

By at September 22, 2014 | 11:19 am | 0 Comment

Pennsylvania’s Top 10 Employers Ranked By Number of Employees

1) United States Government.
2) Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
3) Wal-Mart Associates, Inc.
4) City of Philadelphia.
5) Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania.
6) Giant Food Stores, LLC.
7) Pennsylvania State University.
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A Quacked-Up Strategy to Stop Terrorism

By at September 9, 2014 | 9:59 am | 0 Comment

A Quacked-Up Strategy to Stop Terrorism

Just about everyone has an opinion of what President Obama should do about the ISIS threat in Iraq. Many of the suggestions have come from the architects of America’s latest invasion of Iraq who claimed the nine year war that… Read the rest

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Call for House and Senate Hearings to Review Employment of Ron Tomalis

By at September 8, 2014 | 12:34 pm | 0 Comment

Ronald Tomalis was nominated by Governor Tom Corbett to be the  Secretary of Education on January 18, 2011. On May 31, 2013, Governor Tom Corbett announced that Mr. Tomalis would leave his post as Secretary of Education to become Special Adviser to the… Read the rest

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Top Five Bank Settlements with the U.S. Government

By at September 8, 2014 | 12:17 pm | 0 Comment

Top Five Bank Settlements with the U.S. Government

1) Bank of America
August, 2014
$16.7 billion
Allegation: Misled investors on mortgage backed securities.

2) J.P. Morgan
November, 2013
$13.0 billion
Allegation: Misled investors on mortgage backed securities.

3) Bank of America
February, 2013
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Railroad ‘Bomb Trains’: Speeding to Disaster

By at September 2, 2014 | 11:22 am | 0 Comment

Railroad ‘Bomb Trains’: Speeding to Disaster

It’s 3 p.m., and you’re cruising down a rural road, doing about 50.

A quarter mile away is a sign, with flashing yellow lights, alerting you to slow down to 15. It’s a school zone.

But, you don’t see any… Read the rest

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