Pennsylvania Issues

Top Ten Pennsylvania Political Gifts in 2012

By at April 17, 2014 | 6:49 pm | 0 Comment

Top Ten Pennsylvania Political Gifts in 2012

1) Gov. Tom Corbett, (R), Governor of Pennsylvania:

“Pardon me, would you have any gray poupon?”

Governor Corbett and his wife are changing the way Harrisburg operates by accepting $18,500 in gratuities last year from special interests. The Governor and First Lady… Read the rest

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Featured , Pennsylvania Issues

Second “Ethics Gate” Scandal Suit Filed

By at April 4, 2014 | 2:24 pm | 0 Comment

Second “Ethics Gate” Scandal Suit Filed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2, 2014

CONTACT: GENE STILP
717-829-5600
genestilp@comcast.net

SECOND “ETHICS GATE” SCANDAL SUIT FILED

CITIZEN ACTIVIST GENE STILP FILES SUPPLEMENTAL SUIT AGAINST PA STATE ETHICS COMMISSION, SENATE REPUBLICAN AND… Read the rest

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Featured , Pennsylvania Issues , Political , Press Releases

Anti-Fracking Activist Can Now Go to the Hospital

By at April 3, 2014 | 11:35 am | 0 Comment

Anti-Fracking Activist Can Now Go to the Hospital

Vera Scroggins of Susquehanna County, Pa., will now be allowed to go to her hospital, supermarket, drug store, several restaurants, and the place where she goes for rehabilitation therapy. She can also go to the county’s recycling center, which is… Read the rest

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Energy & Environment , Featured , Marcellus Shale , Pennsylvania Issues , Political

Mark Schwartz: Request for House Investigation

By at April 2, 2014 | 4:37 pm | 0 Comment

Mark Schwartz: Request for House Investigation

MARK D. SCHWARTZ
Attorney at Law
Post Office Box 330
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010-0030
www.markschwartzesq.com
Telephone & Fax: 610 525-5534

 

Via Fax to 717 787-6564

Honorable Samuel H. Smith, Speaker
Pennsylvania… Read the rest

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Pennsylvania Issues , Political , Watch Dog

This little piggie: PEDv swine virus hits Pennsylvania

By at March 27, 2014 | 3:06 pm | 0 Comment

This little piggie: PEDv swine virus hits Pennsylvania

State regulators don’t know the extent of the
highly contagious pig disease because the hog industry
doesn’t want the government involved

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus, or PEDv, is spreading rapidly across Pennsylvania, as well as other… Read the rest

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Courts Punish PA Builder for Exposing Bank Misconduct; Builder Petitions US Supreme Court

By at March 24, 2014 | 8:30 am | 0 Comment

Courts Punish PA Builder for Exposing Bank Misconduct; Builder Petitions US Supreme Court

To our readers:

Enclosed please find a press advisory and Writ of Certification regarding a gross miscarriage of justice in which a PA bank’s unilateral decision to defund an approved loan for a family company was found to be “arbitrary, unreasonable and reckless.”… Read the rest

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Featured , Legal , Pennsylvania Issues , Political

An Injunction Against the First Amendment

By at March 24, 2014 | 8:00 am | 0 Comment

An Injunction Against the First Amendment

Vera Scroggins of Susquehanna County, Pa., will be in court Monday morning.

This time, she will have lawyers and hundreds of thousands of supporters throughout the country. Representing Scroggins to vacate an injunction limiting her travel will be lawyers from… Read the rest

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Energy & Environment , Featured , Marcellus Shale , Pennsylvania Issues , Political

UNREDACTED, Finally. Derry’s Government Waste Continues

By at March 20, 2014 | 12:57 pm | 0 Comment

UNREDACTED, Finally. Derry’s Government Waste Continues

Summary: The whole front page of a recent Sun was about the Unredacted expenses related to the previous school board’s expenditures.  This is my follow up on exponentially bigger waste, for the same reasons (political connections alone) at the Twp.… Read the rest

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Dauphin County Watch , Featured , Pennsylvania Issues

No Merit Badge for This Scout

By at March 6, 2014 | 1:20 pm | 0 Comment

No Merit Badge for This Scout

Rex W. Tillerson, a resident of Bartonville, Texas, like many of his neighbors was upset with his city council. That’s not unusual. Many residents get upset at their local governing boards. And so they went to a city council meeting… Read the rest

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Energy & Environment , Featured , Marcellus Shale , Pennsylvania Issues

An open letter opposing PSATS’ endorsement of Marcellus bills HB1950 and SB1100

By at February 18, 2014 | 10:10 am | 0 Comment

An open letter opposing PSATS’ endorsement of Marcellus bills HB1950 and SB1100

No response or acknowledgement from either gentleman.  I had also copied this to my own municipal elected leaders.  No response or acknowledgement from any of them either.

The attached is an ad opposing SB1100 and HB 1950.  Both include pathetic… Read the rest

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Energy & Environment , Featured , Marcellus Shale , Pennsylvania Issues , Political

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