Pennsylvania Issues

Top Ten Reasons Chief Justice Castille Should Recuse Himself from Porn E-Mail Inquiry

By at October 20, 2014 | 8:00 am | 0 Comment

Top Ten Reasons Chief Justice Castille Should Recuse Himself from Porn E-Mail Inquiry

10) Judicial temperament: In December 2007, at the Pennsylvania Society weekend festivities in New York City, Castille confronted Philadelphia Daily News columnist John Baer. “I told my staff if I got enough drinks and I

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Pennsylvania’s Politics of Virtue

By at October 18, 2014 | 12:03 pm | 0 Comment

Pennsylvania’s Politics of Virtue

The Pennsylvania Senate, possibly for the first time in its history, stood up against the NRA leadership and extreme gun-rights groups, and voted to ban pigeon shoots. The senators correctly called the ban a matter not of gun rights but… Read the rest

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A Fracking Good Letter

By at October 8, 2014 | 10:23 am | 0 Comment

A Fracking Good Letter

The oil and gas industry has retreated from its entrenched position to have the public delete the “k” in “fracking,” and write it as “frac’ing” or “fracing.” Those who have been the strongest advocates for fracking scorned and mocked those… Read the rest

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RTC Comments on PO Box for e-mails

By at October 1, 2014 | 4:28 pm | 0 Comment

RTC Comments on PO Box for e-mails

October 1, 2014
Statement of Eric Epstein

We receive numerous and regular complaints  regarding ethical, financial and moral abuses in all  branches of state government. Folks around the state also contact us regarding abuses by locally elected officials.… Read the rest

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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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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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Barring Felons from Lobbying Pennsylvania State Government

By at September 9, 2014 | 10:26 am | 0 Comment

MARK D. SCHWARTZ
Attorney at Law
Post Office Box 330
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010-0330
www.markschwartzesq.com

Telephone & Fax- 610 525-5534

August 29, 2014

Honorable Tom Corbett
Governor of Pennsylvania
Room 225
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Gene Stilp Calls on Senate Education Committee Chairman Folmer to Conduct Full Senate Education Committee Hearing in the Tomalis Scandal

By at September 4, 2014 | 7:21 pm | 0 Comment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2014

CONTACT: GENE STILP
717-829-5600

Gene Stilp Calls on Senate  Education Committee Chairman Folmer to Conduct Full Senate Education Committee Hearing in the Tomalis Scandal

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An out-of-the-box solution to Pennsylvania’s $50 billion retirement system debt

By at August 5, 2014 | 1:38 pm | 0 Comment

An out-of-the-box solution to Pennsylvania’s $50 billion retirement system debt

The problem with our school employees’ and state employees’ retirement systems is real, and it’s forcing school districts to raise property taxes.

The retirement systems have a combined debt of nearly $50 billion. It’s a debt that must be paid,… Read the rest

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