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Rock The Capital Minute

By at May 10, 2011 | 10:07 am | 2 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; The PublicK NuisancE hit the road and nearly blew a gasket after observing what’s become all too acceptable. Scott Paterno drops a fresh installment of Notes & Asides. Paterno dissects the killing of bin Laden with the same intensity proud Pappa Joe watches Sunday reels, and RTC is patting itself we told you what Newt would do months ago.

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A Sudden Burst of Marcellus Reality

By at April 28, 2011 | 3:22 pm | 67 Comments

A Sudden Burst of Marcellus Reality

Scarnati, has heard the screams and noted the reverberations of polls taken from a jaded public. How can Governor Corbett, with a straight face, tell Pennsylvanians they must share the burden of balancing Pennsylvania’s $4 to $5 billion dollar budget deficit, but the gas industry is free to make as many millions as they want — knowing, laughing, that the Governor has no interest in taxing the riches drillers are sucking out of the state.

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Uncorking More Bubbly from Pennsylvania’s Liquor Control Board

By at April 15, 2011 | 10:13 am | 46 Comments

Uncorking More Bubbly from Pennsylvania’s Liquor Control Board

The head of Pennsylvania’s Liquor Control Board is not ready to fold his cards and unplug the lights. LCB Chief Executive Joe Conti told lawmakers earlier this week he can remake the agency if he’s given more time and latitude.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at April 15, 2011 | 8:35 am | 353 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; The Tokoyo Electric Power Company says it will give all homeowners forced to evacuate $12,000. The head of Pennsylvania’s Liquor Control Board says if he has more time he can modernize and make state owned liquor stores a crown jewel of the state, and in Washington, Republicans intend to vote on a plan to trim $6 billion from President Obama’s proposed budget.

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Pennsylvania’s Senate President Pro Tempore is Drilling in all the right Places

By at February 14, 2011 | 11:10 am | 65 Comments

Pennsylvania’s Senate President Pro Tempore is Drilling in all the right Places

Pennsylvania’s President Pro Tempore, Joe Scarnati has opened up a new can of ethical worms. Scarnati’s nearly all expense paid trip to the Superbowl, by a big energy company, once again underscores its business as usual. For all the talk about reform; it truly is only necessary when it impacts someone else.

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