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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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U.S. Needs a Miracle before Midnight

By at April 8, 2011 | 10:02 am | 2 Comments

U.S. Needs a Miracle before Midnight

A shutdown will harm hundreds of thousand of workers who will have to go without paychecks and rip a new hole in America’s shaky economy. That should provide enough of a catalyst to get moving, and get a deal. Lawmakers need turn this DTGIF (Don’t Thank God its Friday), around before the midnight hour.

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Pulling out all the stops for a Public Integrity Commission

By at February 15, 2011 | 5:54 pm | 1 Comments

Pulling out all the stops for a Public Integrity Commission

Pennsylvania Representative Curt Schroder has become very aggressive about getting a Public Integrity Commission in place for Pennsylvania’s legislature. Schroder fired off a letter to Governor Corbett and you can read that right on Rock The Capital.

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Game on in Pennsylvania’s House

By at January 31, 2011 | 3:22 pm | 0 Comment

Game on in Pennsylvania’s House

Pennsylvania lawmakers returned to House following last weeks boisterous argument in a House Rules Committee meeting. Several very important pieces of legislation are expected to end up on the floor for a full vote. Will civility make a return?

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All the reasons you need to vote for Sarah Palin

By at December 13, 2010 | 12:38 pm | 1 Comments

All the reasons you need to vote for Sarah Palin

Top Ten Reasons to Vote for Sarah Palin 10) Bristol Palin can beat up Jamie-Lee Spears. 9) Redefines foreign affair. 8) Thinks oil is a vegetable grown in North Korea. 7) Can pronounce nuclear. 6) Could look into Putin’s soul, and disarm Russia’s missile defense. 5) She is hotter than the head French dude’s rock-star […]

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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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A Natural Gas Tax is nearly in the Pipeline, but for how long?

By at September 27, 2010 | 8:19 pm | 0 Comment

At this hour, (4:45 pm) the House is debating a severance tax. If the House approves the Democratic sponsored severance bill, it will open the door to tax energy companies. At 39 cents per thousand cubic foot to start – it would become the most expensive tax in the nation for drillers working from Pennsylvania’s […]

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