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The Fascist Socialist Kenyan Muslim Libtard President

By at January 20, 2015 | 2:39 pm | 0 Comment

Rep. Randy Weber (R-Texas), like many Americans, was upset that President Obama did not go to Paris to personally show his solidarity with France, and publicly mourn the 12 journalists and the four French citizens killed in terrorist attacks. Like many Americans, both liberal and conservative, Rep. Weber made his views publicly known. However, he […]

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at May 17, 2011 | 8:36 am | 1 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; Scott Paterno returns with a fresh installment of Notes & Asides. Paterno’s smile is a bit wider without the Donald. Republicans and Democrats in lock-step unison in Pennsylvania, and TEPCO sticks to its plan to bring the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant under control.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 30, 2011 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; nearly three weeks have passed since an earthquake and tsunami nearly destroyed the Fukushima Dai-ichi power plant in Japan, and problems keep multiplying. In Pennsylvania, House Speaker Sam Smith introduced a bill that would eliminate 50 members of the House. Smith believes it will go a long way toward make that legislative body more efficient.

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Corbett Wams PA Again

By at March 14, 2011 | 10:24 am | 1 Comments

Corbett Wams PA Again

Tim Pott’s has been sorting out Pennsylvania’s WAMS and the legislature’s almost $190 million dollar surplus. Pott’s simply can not reconcile either one. On one hand, Governor Corbett in public says no to the pork stuffed Wams, but then in private puts his signature to the request. And, why is Corbett not doing more to implore the legislature to give up its whopping surplus to help balance the budget?

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What Footing are the Unions Right On

By at February 22, 2011 | 10:56 am | 6 Comments

What Footing are the Unions Right On

We have watched the fight over the future of unions and collective bargaining play out over the past several days in Wisconsin. Rock The Capital’s Scott Paterno reached back in to history to find meaning that Paterno believes should still resonate today, but is not.

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Slicing up Pennsylvania’s House

By at February 16, 2011 | 1:22 pm | 9 Comments

Slicing up Pennsylvania’s House

House Speaker Sam Smith is ready to start carving up the House. Smith believes eliminating 50 members of Pennsylvania’s House will make state government much more effective.

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Kicking the can: Another reason for a Constitution Convention

By at November 24, 2010 | 8:00 am | 0 Comment

(By Tim Potts, Democracy Rising) This year the capitol witnessed lawmakers “kicking the can” twice on important issues. One of them, postponing the crisis in thestate employee and school employee pension funds, has received a lot of attention. The crisis began in 2001 when the legislature and former Gov. Tom Ridge raided the state employee pension fund […]

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