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Reform Advocates Ask Shapiro to Investigate Kane, Parks Miller, Castor Connections

By at January 17, 2017 | 11:34 am | 0 Comment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JANUARY 17, 2017

CONTACT:
GENE STILP 717-829-5600
ERIC EPSTEIN 717-635-8615

STATE REFORM ADVOCATES ASK NEW ATTORNEY GENERAL SHAPIRO TO INVESTIGATE THE KATHLEEN KANE, STACY PARKS MILLER, BRUCE CASTOR CONNECTIONS 

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How Many Elected Offices Can Full-Time Legislators Hold Simultaneously?

By at January 17, 2017 | 11:29 am | 0 Comment

Carolyn Comitta has been Mayor of West Chester since January of 2010. Her second term is over at the end of 2017.  When folks have asked Mayor Comitta  about the process for replacing her as Mayor, she has stated that… Read the rest

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Pension Status for the Legislative Class of 2015-2016

By at January 10, 2017 | 1:01 pm | 0 Comment

RockTheCapital.com (“RTC”) has reviewed the long-term pension crisis which currently sits at $70 billion in unfunded liabilities (funds the tax payers  owe). This behemoth has already reduced our credit rating. Crippling debt will eventually impoverish the state. The three main… Read the rest

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DEP Urges Pennsylvanians to Test Homes for Radon

By at January 10, 2017 | 12:39 pm | 0 Comment

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA
Dept. of Environmental Protection

Commonwealth News Bureau
Room 308, Main Capitol Building
Harrisburg PA., 17120

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

01/10/2017
CONTACT:
Deborah Klenotic, DEP
717-787-1323
DEP Urges Pennsylvanians

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Indivisible: A Practical Guide for Resisting the Trump Agenda

By at January 10, 2017 | 12:32 pm | 0 Comment

Former congressional staffers reveal best practices for making Congress listen.

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Green Paper: Food Waste

By at January 6, 2017 | 5:13 pm | 0 Comment

Attached is the Joint Legislative Conservation Committee’s latest Green Paper on the topic of food waste. The issue brief highlights national trends in food disposal, along with strategies employed at the federal and state level to reduce the level of… Read the rest

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DEP Increases Drought Warning to Eight Counties, 26 Counties Remain on Drought Watch

By at December 19, 2016 | 6:28 pm | 0 Comment

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA
Dept. of Environmental Protection

Commonwealth News Bureau
Room 308, Main Capitol Building
Harrisburg PA., 17120

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

12/16/2016
CONTACT:
Deborah Klenotic, DEP
(717) 649-9136
DEP Increases Drought Warning to Eight

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Two Guys from York

By at December 19, 2016 | 6:26 pm | 0 Comment

by Barry Shutt

My name is Barry Shutt. I’m a nobody.  Just an old retired guy trying for the last two an a half years to draw attention to Pennsylvania’s growing pension debt crisis with the hope that someone in… Read the rest

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Should Allentown keep the NIZ surplus?

By at December 19, 2016 | 6:21 pm | 0 Comment

After giving $144 million in tax subsidies to developers and the PPL Center for the last four years, Allentown’s Neighborhood Improvement Zone is expected for the first time to generate more tax money than it did before the NIZ opened.… Read the rest

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Nuclear Power Is Not “Green Energy”: It Is a Fount of Atomic Waste

By at December 19, 2016 | 5:29 pm | 0 Comment

Starting in 1971, I became a card-carrying member of the “nuclear priesthood.” I began as a licensed nuclear reactor operator and progressed through the industry to become a senior vice president. I believed, with religious fervor, that by helping to… Read the rest

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