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Grand Jury Reports on Pennsylvania’s Gaming Control Board

By at May 25, 2011 | 8:31 am | 912 Comments

Grand Jury Reports on Pennsylvania’s Gaming Control Board

A report which focuses on deficiencies with the establishment and issuance of gaming licenses in the Commonwealth was released today following an extensive grand jury investigation involving the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 23, 2011 | 9:16 am | 3 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute, engineers at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant have restored electricity to much of the facility, with one notable exception, reactor two because radiation levels are spiking. The Food and Drug Administration has halted all imports of foods grown, and or produced around that plant in Japan. At first the FDA intended to step up screening proceedures. In Pennsylvania, Governor Corbett is looking for every possible way to sell the Liquor Control Board, and adminstrators at the LCB are coming up with every imaginable way to keep growing the government controlled liquor business.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 1, 2011 | 11:56 am | 0 Comment

Rock The Capital Minute

In this Rock The Capital minute, Charlie Sheen and Glen Beck, Representative Daryl Metcalfe talking immigration policy and Gov. Corbett names himself as head of the Delaware River Port Authority.

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Haste Makes Waste: Epilogue

By at February 16, 2011 | 10:06 am | 1,029 Comments

Haste Makes Waste: Epilogue

This is the anatomy of not so well thought out business decisions that have a direct impact on schools and children.

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Haste Makes Waste: Timeline

By at February 16, 2011 | 10:05 am | 1,655 Comments

Haste Makes Waste: Timeline

Haste Makes Waste: to understand the anatomy of business decisions follow the timeline.

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A former House Speaker is coming off the Bench

By at February 4, 2011 | 10:29 am | 0 Comment

A former House Speaker is coming off the Bench

Former Pennsylvania House Speaker Keith McCall is headed for the state gaming control board. The move comes just months after McCall’s retirement from the House, where he was a fixture for three decades.

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The modified return of Pennsylvania’s Wine Kiosks

By at January 17, 2011 | 1:30 pm | 1 Comments

The modified return of Pennsylvania’s Wine Kiosks

At least a handful of wine kiosks are expected to reopen on Tuesday. The high-tech machines started to malfunction en masse days before Christmas. The company that distributes the kiosks attributed the problem to faulty resistors.

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Pandora is in Pennsylvania’s Wine Kiosks

By at January 10, 2011 | 7:34 pm | 1,079 Comments

Pandora is in Pennsylvania’s Wine Kiosks

Pennsylvania’s Auditor General now says he will dig deeper into the wine kiosks. Jack Wagner wants to determine why only one company bid on the state contract. The owner of the kiosks says Wagner is simply barking up the wrong Kiosk.

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PublicK NuisancE in Conjunction with Rock The Capital Presents the Wiggy Awards

By at January 5, 2011 | 9:56 am | 52 Comments

PublicK NuisancE in Conjunction with Rock The Capital Presents the Wiggy Awards

Every government needs an awards show, and Rock The Capital’s Pat Carroll has devised the perfect mix. This year’s presentation was held behind closed doors, but Today — exclusively here on RTC we announce the winner of the 2010 Wiggie.

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Misdeeds at the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board

By at December 15, 2010 | 5:43 pm | 3 Comments

Pennsylvania’s Auditor General finds a host of things awry at the Gaming Control Board. From the way some contracts were awarded to the amount of money spent on travel and meals — bringing a new name to High Rollers.

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