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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 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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Dishing out the truth about Fundraising

By at February 5, 2011 | 10:41 am | 784 Comments

Dishing out the truth about Fundraising

Campaign cash is a barometer of things well beyond the obvious. Rock The Capital’s Scott Paterno witnessed this from the inside out when he ran for Congress.

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Crawling through the mud to find true meaning in a Pennsylvania Crusader’s Words

By at January 25, 2011 | 12:32 pm | 73 Comments

Crawling through the mud to find true meaning in a Pennsylvania Crusader’s Words

Rick Santorum’s inflammatory words linking slavery to abortion last week, ticked off most in the middle. Scott Paterno found upon further review that if you follow the historical lines then there truly is a defense for Santorum’s mindset.

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Tying abortion to race for political gain

By at January 21, 2011 | 4:19 pm | 107 Comments

Tying abortion to race for political gain

Rick Santorum’s statement linking abortion to slavery to the color of President Barack Obama’s skin is the talk of the nation. Certainly, Pennsylvania’s Santorum is liking all the attention as he contemplates a presidential run in 2012.

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Vandalizing History: Are American Politicians Guilty of Memory Theft?

By at January 21, 2011 | 3:25 pm | 2 Comments

Vandalizing History: Are American Politicians Guilty of Memory Theft?

As a nation we are losing the most pivotal battle regarding memory and language. Rock The Capital’s Eric Epstein finds that it is well past time to call out and condemn those that manipulate, distort and abuse language for political gain.

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