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Blood for Oil

By at March 29, 2011 | 2:23 pm | 101 Comments

Blood for Oil

Let’s start with the most comical. A few days ago, at a fundraiser in Florida, Vice President Biden had a reporter “sequestered”, in a walk-in closet, to prevent him from interacting with the guests (he was allowed out to cover Biden’s speech, making me question whether his press people understand that Biden is truly the greater embarrassment risk).

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The Adult way of Suing Pennsylvania’s Governor

By at March 23, 2011 | 3:00 pm | 121 Comments

The Adult way of Suing Pennsylvania’s Governor

A class action lawsuit against Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett and other state politicians has been filed on behalf of some 41,000 residents who lost health care insurance.

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Contrasting Realities in Wisconsin

By at February 23, 2011 | 1:18 pm | 3 Comments

Contrasting Realities in Wisconsin

Scott Paterno returns with the conclusion of his insight and perspective of what continues to unfold in Wisconsin. Paterno suspects unions are trying to scare the middle class by saying that middle wage earners will vanish without the power of unions and collective bargaining.

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The shrinking middle class

By at January 3, 2011 | 10:42 am | 186 Comments

The shrinking middle class

The middle class is becoming a part of America’s great past. As Rock The Capital’s Phil Gimson illustrates the numbers firmly back-up what many have suspected.

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