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Searching for Statesmen, Fire in the Pennsylvania Senate

By at March 31, 2011 | 3:42 pm | 45 Comments

Searching for Statesmen, Fire in the Pennsylvania Senate

In this edition of Searching for Statesmen the importance of fire sprinklers and the fight in Pennsylvania’s legislature to repeal a new mandatory law requiring all new construction of single and double family homes come equipped with sprinklers. Host Mark Singel explores why the Sprinkler Law (H.B. 377) is so important. Singel a former Lt. Governor is urging everyone to reach out to their Senators and urge them not to repeal H.B. 377 — mandatory sprinklers could save as many as 200 lives a year in Pennsylvania.

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A view from the way inside Pennsylvania Politics

By at January 26, 2011 | 12:51 pm | 1 Comments

A view from the way inside Pennsylvania Politics

Scott Paterno held a seat at the table prior to the 2010 election cycle. Scott, better than most understood the way the cards would be dealt and Corbett was not the “it” guy. As Paterno learned the backing was initially to go to Lynn Swann.

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Corporate Taxes drip from Hershey’s Chocolate but there is no movement to revamp a broken formula

By at January 10, 2011 | 11:03 am | 3 Comments

Corporate Taxes drip from Hershey’s Chocolate but there is no movement to revamp a broken formula

What ever happened to all the talk about revamping corporate taxes in America? Rock The Capital’s wondered to — so, Dochat started to peel away at what became of the issue and the current state of a formula that seems horribly out of sync here and abroad.

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