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Decisions are made by those who show up.

By at November 8, 2011 | 9:17 am | 1 Comments

Decisions are made by those who show up.

John’s First Law of Elections: Anyone who seeks our votes is a politician. John’s Second Law of Elections: Old Folks, generally, vote. And its corollary: Young Folks, generally, do not. On television news, we often are shown crowds of citizens in other lands with ink on their fingers to show they voted, many for the […]

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Notes and Asides

By at May 17, 2011 | 6:20 pm | 7 Comments

Notes and Asides

love the unofficial holidays like election day – a holiday for those of us who work these issues year round, that is. For political operatives we election day is perhaps the one day you can’t get an elected official to meet, have lunch, or consider your issues; rather, they are trying to help compatriots get elected or keep their own gig. It never ceases to amaze me how hard even unopposed candidates want to appear, as if the hard work seeking the office will demonstrate willingness to do the same once in office – even with all evidence to the contrary in many cases.

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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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Schwank it is in Pennsylvania’s 11th

By at March 16, 2011 | 11:27 am | 1 Comments

Schwank it is in Pennsylvania’s 11th

Judy Schwank a Democrat will apparently fill a Senate seat in Pennsylvania’s 11th District following the deak of Michael O’Pake.

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Congratulations on winning the race

By at November 8, 2010 | 3:28 pm | 6 Comments

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Voting by the numbers

By at November 1, 2010 | 3:41 pm | 0 Comment

Voting by the numbers

Elections are all about the numbers; Pennsylvania has 8,478,509 million people registered and poised to vote during Tuesday’s midterm election. “This is a very critical election in which Pennsylvania will vote for a new U.S. Senator, members of the U.S House, a new governor, many state senators and all state House members,” said Secretary of the […]

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