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Top PA Gubernatorial Contributors

By at April 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm | 0 Comment

Top PA Gubernatorial Contributors

(Not including candidates’ contributions or loans)

1) Contributor: Thomas Grumbacher.
Amount: $1 million.
Candidate: Tom Wolf (D).
Comments: Mr. Grumbacher is the Board chairman and former CEO of Bon-Ton stores.

2) Contributor: Al Lord.
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Featured , Pennsylvania Issues , Political

Bond Swap for New Building? The Political Class’ continued fleecing of We The Taxpayer.

By at April 8, 2014 | 10:21 am | 0 Comment

Folks don’t know the connections and implications of crony capitalism, partly because no one points them out, until a municipality is overexposed by such unnecessary risk, a la Harrisburg.

So I’ll try to keep an eye on The Political Class’ continued… Read the rest

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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

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

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

By the Numbers: 2013

By at January 31, 2014 | 7:08 pm | 0 Comment

By the Numbers: 2013

0: The number of consultants and politicians convicted for defrauding the City of Harrisburg.

1: Governor Corbett is the highest paid Governor in the Unites States with a salary of $187,256

2: The number of former Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania Issues , Political

The Boozy, but not Newsy, Mass Media

By at January 22, 2014 | 1:53 pm | 0 Comment

The Boozy, but not Newsy, Mass Media

The Big Story this past week was the Golden Globes awards.

The Golden Globes, sponsored by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and broadcast by NBC, drew 21 million viewers for the three-hour ceremony, preceded by a one-hour Red Carpet gush-fest hosted byRead the rest

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