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Rock The Capital Minute

By at May 16, 2011 | 10:43 am | 848 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; one of the world’s leading authorities on nuclear power says plants in the U.S. are not safe to operate. RTC’s Eric Epstein will testify before the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Review Commission, and Epstein returns with his almost world famous top ten list. This week he settles on helping royalty select a best vacation spot in the U.S.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at May 9, 2011 | 9:37 am | 1 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; Water experts in Philadelphia have been trying to unravel how elevated Radioactive Iodine 131 is making its way into the municipal water system. The source of orgin is not Japan. RTC’s Eric Epstein worked well into the night to compose all the reasons why Osama Bin Laden is still alive, and President Obama says he is not losing any sleep in the wake of bin Laden’s sudden demise.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at May 5, 2011 | 9:38 am | 0 Comment

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; no go on bin Laden’s photo. President Obama has decided it is in the best interest of America and American’s not to release the most talked about picture on the planet. Pennsylvania’s Department of Environmental Protection reverses course, was it pressure or common sense? And, RTC’s Eric Epstein will talk about all those freebies some lawmakers in Pennsylvania recently pocketed. You can hear and join the conversation on 580 talk radio starting at 4:00 pm. (EST)

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A thought to pare down Corbett’s Inauguration

By at January 10, 2011 | 7:40 pm | 2 Comments

A thought to pare down Corbett’s Inauguration

Rock The Capital co-founder Eric Epstein took aim against the cost of Gov-elect Tom Corbett’s inauguration. Epstein says Corbett should have followed New York’s lead and not have an inauguration with any pomp and circumstance.

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Spice your day and tune in Epstein

By at December 20, 2010 | 3:34 pm | 1 Comments

Spice your day and tune in Epstein

Eric Epstein is headed back to the radio. Epstein will appear on the Durgin show starting at 4:00. Topics on hand include tax dollars and work emails.

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The Nuclear Regulatory Commission opens the door to a 31 year old environmental mess

By at November 23, 2010 | 1:34 am | 1 Comments

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission opens the door to a 31 year old environmental mess

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has agreed to address the remains of a 30 year old nuclear mess.

The “mess” is located at Three Mile Island’s, Unit 2, just outside Harrisburg. The unit has not been thoroughly decontaminated since the partial core meltdown in 1979.

Eric… Read the rest

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Pennsylvania’s Senate Ethics Committee has its own ethical lapse

By at November 17, 2010 | 12:00 pm | 0 Comment

Pennsylvania’s Senate Ethics Committee has its own ethical lapse

Senator Robert Mellow is but weeks away from riding off in to the glorious sunset of retirement. Glorious as it is, at least on paper, as Pennsylvania’s longest serving Senator; he stands to receive a pension worth over $300,000 a year.

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RocktheCapital weighs in on PCN

By at October 5, 2010 | 4:37 pm | 55 Comments

RocktheCapital’s Eric Epstein will appear on PCN following next week’s debate between Democratic candidate Joe Sestak and Republican Pat Toomey.

Epstein will appear in PCN’s studio offering up expert analysis, insight, and political flavor viewers can not find anywhere… Read the rest

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Silence speaks volumes about Senator Mellow

By at October 4, 2010 | 6:24 pm | 0 Comment

Still no word on what the Senate Ethics Committee will do with its investigation, into Senator Robert Mellow’s questionable behavior.

Mellow is paid handsomely to occupy a seat on the board of Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania.

Eric Epstein, the founder of this website, filed a lengthy complaint with the Ethics Board last Febuary — noting the inherent conflict of interest. Late last week, the Ethic’s Committee notified Epstein that it will “stay” its investigation pending the outcome of a federal inquiry.

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