By Andrew Staub | PA Independent
Gov.-elect Tom Wolf has already asked his transition team to sign a code of conduct prohibiting members from accepting gifts, and he plans to implement a similar ban for the executive branch… Read the rest[...read more]
by Ted Babiy
Our small family homebuilding business has been shattered by a nightmarish loophole that undermines Pennsylvania’s entire legal system. By refusing to publish 94% of its Decisions, the Superior Court denies transparency, accountability, and the fair… Read the rest[...read more]
HARRISBURG—Three days before he blocked proposed animal cruelty legislation, Rep. Mike Turzai (R-McCandless), chair of Rules Committee of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, received a $3,000 campaign donation from the Flyers Victory Fund.
The Fund is the lobbying and campaign… Read the rest[...read more]
Having spent my early career working for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, I have thought long and hard about why, for decades now, one public official follows another when it comes to indictment, conviction and jail. Pennsylvania has a special… Read the rest[...read more]
Google blinded: Corbett administration wants links to Jerry Sandusky trial transcripts removed from web
Pennsylvania state official says links to public
court transcripts ‘removed from Google’
‘Right to be forgotten’ comes to US?
Not so fast, Google says
A close ally to Pennsylvania Gov.
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
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[...read more]
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
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[...read more]
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[...read more]