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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 3, 2011 | 4:35 pm | 1 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this episode of RTC Minute, Eric Epstein asks is Fred Phelps, the leader of the Westboro church God. Scott Paterno wants to know why the US Attorney General is so fixated on the issue of race, and some water companies in Pennsylvania are going to start testing water for radiation.

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Hold on Mr. Holder

By at March 3, 2011 | 9:51 am | 65 Comments

Hold on Mr. Holder

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder often talks about racism and Holder was recently grilled by a Congressman who believes Holder’s department is protecting the rights of African Americans at the expense of everyone else. Rock The Capital’s Scott Paterno tracked and dissected one of Holder’s statements.

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Governor Tom Corbett picks an Attorney General for Pennsylvania

By at February 8, 2011 | 2:37 pm | 0 Comment

Governor Tom Corbett picks an Attorney General for Pennsylvania

Governor Tom Corbett has tapped Linda L. Kelly to become Pennsylvania’s next Attorney General. The seat was vacated weeks ago, after Corbett took over his new office. If confirmed by the Senate, Kelly will become the first female to head up the office since the early 1960’s.

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Ryan takes the reigns as Pennsylvania’s interim Attorney General

By at January 18, 2011 | 4:41 pm | 119 Comments

Ryan takes the reigns as Pennsylvania’s interim Attorney General

William Ryan Jr. — number two in Pennsylvania’s Attorney General’s Office now takes over as the interim head. Ryan’s former Boss Tom Corbett resigned as Attorney General prior to being sworn-in as Pennsylvania’s governor.

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Gov-elect Corbett goes to the Ward to find his next Chief of Staff

By at January 5, 2011 | 4:23 pm | 1 Comments

Gov-elect Corbett goes to the Ward to find his next Chief of Staff

Gov.-elect Corbett has selected William Ward to become his new chief of staff. Corbett’s first choice for the position left the office even before Corbett was sworn in. Brian Nutt had worked with Corbett in the attorney generals office and on Corbett’s election campaign.

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Gov.-elect Corbett’s initial transition team

By at November 10, 2010 | 3:37 pm | 2 Comments

Republican Gov. Elect Tom Corbett unveiled his initial transition team, which includes: Christine Toretti, the chairman and chief executive officer of S.W. Jack Drilling Company. Jack Barbour, chief executive officer of Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney. Bill Sasso, chairman of Stradley Ronon, a Philadelphia law-firm. Charles Kopp, an attorney with the law-firm of Cozen O’Connor. Leslie Gromis-Baker, founder of […]

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