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Rock The Capital Minute

By at May 12, 2011 | 9:26 am | 0 Comment

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; RTC’s John Messeder reports that a public school in Gettysburg is weighing whether or not to close a school as it tries to balance a $2 million dollar budget shortfall. Pennsylvania’s Legislative Reapportionment Commission met for the first time with Judge Stephen McEwen at the helm. RTC and a Democracy Rising investigation revealed that McEwen is serving on the bench past an age limit, which calls into question his appointment to the commission. Newt Gingrich is officially seeking the Republican presidential nomination. Gingrich is set to unveil a new contract with America, but he is bogged down with questions about his past indiscretions.

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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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Rock The Capital Minute

By at April 14, 2011 | 8:41 am | 0 Comment

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; Pennsylvania’s senate votes to kill a mandatory sprinkler law. Japan’s Emperor Akihito tours devastated towns and villages for the first time since a tsunami and earthquake ripped the Japan’s northern coast apart. Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum made an all to predictable announcement , he’s forming a presidential exploratory committee.

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Newt Gingrich’s 2012 Presidential Ship is set to Sail

By at March 4, 2011 | 1:22 pm | 381 Comments

Newt Gingrich’s 2012 Presidential Ship is set to Sail

Newt Gingrich is talking exploratory phase for a run at the White House in 2012, but as RTC determined back in October Gingrich already sounded like a person that had made up his mind.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 4, 2011 | 11:03 am | 117 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this installment of Rock The Capital minute — mistrial declared in the corruption trial of Senator Jane Orie, Newt Gingrich is sizing up a presidential run in 2012, and coning a phrase in honor of America’s new winner.

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Roll out the red carpet, its branding night for those who would be President

By at February 10, 2011 | 10:31 am | 65 Comments

Roll out the red carpet, its branding night for those who would be President

The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), a political version of the Golden Globes is set for tonight in Washington , minus a couple of notable exceptions. Think of it as coming out for Republicans who are in the mind-set of becoming America’s next president.

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Newt Gingrich on the stump and in the water

By at October 26, 2010 | 3:23 pm | 85 Comments

Newt Gingrich on the stump and in the water

Newt Gingrich, the former republican speaker of the U.S. House, stopped off in Harrisburg this afternoon to lend support to David Argall’s bid for the U.S. House seat occupied by Tim Holden. Argall, a long time Pennsylvania Senator is trailing incumbent Democrat Holden by double digits in the 17th District. “Whenever you are an underdog […]

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