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Hacks

By at April 15, 2011 | 12:08 pm | 2 Comments

Hacks

every time I think the American people have had enough, some how we tolerate the nonsense and we sink a little deeper in the ooze. We sit back and let entertainers get rich off of dividing us, and we let politicians gain and hold power by scaring us into inaction. No side is blameless,

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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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Rock The Capital Minute

By at April 8, 2011 | 9:00 am | 1 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital; the latest on the showdown in Washington over a spending plan to keep the government operating. In Japan, an aftershock kills two and further delays work on gaining control of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant, and in Pennsylvania more tests to ensure that water flowing through the Marcellus shale is not contaminated.

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March Madness Turns to April Ridiculousness in Washington

By at April 7, 2011 | 11:45 am | 0 Comment

March Madness Turns to April Ridiculousness in Washington

One look at the high political drama playing out at the Nation’s Capitol and you can forget about love is in the air and spring is everywhere, especially if you plan to visit a national park or wind your way through Washington’s Cherry Blossoms and take in the annual parade; that and more hangs in the balance of a budget impasse.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at April 6, 2011 | 9:41 am | 1,023 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; a much needed outcome in Japan, as workers find and plug a massive radiation leak. That while engineers use a strategy to prevent another hydrogen explosion at Fukushima Dai-ichi. In Pennsylvania, a familiar name is sizing up a run for Auditor General, and without a compromise in Washington, its lights off and doors locked.

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And They’re Off

By at February 24, 2011 | 9:33 am | 2 Comments

And They’re Off

As Rock The Capital’s Scott Paterno observes the presidential run for 2012 is moving closer to the starting blocks. Paterno tracks how President Obama is working to leverage his ties to unions and gay voters.

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Governor Corbett needs to learn from President Obama’s Mistakes

By at February 1, 2011 | 1:01 pm | 63 Comments

Governor Corbett needs to learn from President Obama’s Mistakes

Rock The Capital’s Scott Paterno has been comparing the early days of the Obama administration to Governor Corbett’s first few weeks in office and as Paterno has found there are striking similarities. Paterno is urging Corbett to learn from the president’s mistakes.

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