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    Thu, September 11, 2014

    Quinnipiac: Wolf Sprints to 24% Lead


    Wed, September 03, 2014

    Toomey Visits 67 Counties



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 3, 2014
    Contact: Steve Kelly (717) 782-3951

    SEN. TOOMEY VISITS ALL 67 PENNSYLVANIA COUNTIES

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    Tue, September 02, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines September 1, 2014 Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy


    Behind the Headlines Underwriters

    The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 28, 2014

    F&M Poll: Wolf 49%, Corbett 24%


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The 24th year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania


    Below are the highlights of the August 2014, Franklin ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, August 26, 2014

    Voters Give Public School Failing Grade


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Voters Underestimate Education Spending, Majority Grade Public ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 14, 2014

    Lawmakers Decline Pensions




    John Baer has an interesting article at the Philly.com website. He put together a comprehensive list of Representatives and Senators who have opted out of the legislative pension and/or ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 14, 2014

    PMA Profile: Michelle Brooks



    Rep. Michelle Brooks Brings Power to the People the Old Fashioned Way...Jobs
    For Rep. Michelle Brooks (R-Crawford, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 11, 2014

    PMA: Wolf Commercial on Manufacturing Misses the Mark


    STATEMENT BY THE PENNSYLVANIA MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION ON SECRETARY TOM WOLF'S TELEVISON COMMERCIAL "IT CAN WORK"

    "Manufacturing is the engine that ...

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    Mon, August 11, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines Underwriters

    Behind the Headlines
    Now airing on all Comcast Systems in Pennsylvania
    For the week of August 11, 18 and 25, 2014
    ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 11, 2014

    Poll: 81% Support Worker Freedom


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill - (856) 607-4208

    New Poll: 81 Percent of Pennsylvanians Support Worker Freedom
    This is National ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 06, 2014

    Keystone Report Poll: Corbett Gains on Wolf


    NEW KEYSTONE REPORT / MAGELLAN STRATEGIES SURVEY: CORBETT WITHIN SINGLE DIGITS

    8/5/2014-- 12:27 PM

    Is embattled Pennsylvania ...

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    Tue, August 05, 2014

    Krawchuk Exits Governor Race


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    August 1, 2014
    For more information, please contact:
    Ken Krawchuk at Campaign@KenK.org or 224-Krawchuk (224-572-9248)

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 04, 2014

    Cigarette Tax Won't Save Philly Schools


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill - (856) 607-4208
    Threatened Cuts Exaggerated, Quick-Fix Measures Not the Answer
    Trends Show More Funding Won't ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, August 01, 2014

    Threatened Cuts Exaggerate Philly School Situation


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation

    Contact: Cindy Hamill - (856) 607-4208

    Threatened Cuts Exaggerated, Quick-Fix ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 24, 2014

    PMA Perspective: American Economic Strengths


    This week on PMA Perspective

    In this episode we examine American economic strengths, but also some looming
    threats to our continued prosperity. Carl Marrara ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 23, 2014

    Court Ruling Calls Obamacare Mandates Into Question


    Contact:
    John Bouder, 717-671-1901
    Individual ~Employer Mandates Called into Question in 36 States

    Pennsylvanians May No Longer Qualify for Subsidies on ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 23, 2014

    Structural Deficit Triggers State Bond Rating Downgrade


    Contact:
    John Bouder, 717-671-1901

    PA's 'Growing Structural Imbalance' Cited in New Credit Downgrade
    One-Time Revenue Sources and Unfunded Pension ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 08, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines Underwriters

    Behind the Headlines
    Now airing on all Comcast Systems in Pennsylvania
    For the week of July 7 and 14, 2014

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 02, 2014

    Wolf Retains 22-Point Lead Over Corbett


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The 23nd year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of the June 2014, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 02, 2014

    Poll: Reagan Best President Since WWII


    Tue, July 01, 2014

    Unions Block Pension Reform


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Government Union Executives Again Stand in the Way of Reform

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 30, 2014

    Supreme Court Slaps Down Union Overreach


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Supreme Court Slaps Government Union Overreach
    Bolsters ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 30, 2014

    Toomey Applauds SCOTUS Decision on Religious Liberty



    For immediate release: June 30, 2014

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY APPLAUDS SCOTUS DECSION ON RELIGIOUS ...

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    Thu, June 26, 2014

    Momentum Builds for Paycheck Protection


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Senate Committee Advances Paycheck Protection
    State House and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 26, 2014

    Budget: Lawmakers Have Three Clear Choices


    State lawmakers are in the thick of the frenzy of patching together a spending plan for the 2014-15 fiscal year that begins July 1. Enacting a budget is a formidable task that entails long, tense ...

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    Mon, June 23, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    Now airing on all Comcast Systems in Pennsylvania
    For the week of June 23 and 30, 2014


    Budget Time!
    Paycheck ...

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    Mon, June 23, 2014

    Paycheck Protection Bill Advances in State House


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Lawmakers Move to Empower Teachers, Public Employees with Paycheck ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 18, 2014

    Bill to Reduce Tax Obstacles for Small Business Introduced


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    June 18, 2014

    Lawmakers Introduce Legislation to Remove Unfair Tax Obstacles for Small Businesses

    HARRISBURG ...

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    Tue, June 17, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines Underwriters

    The Pennsylvania Business Council

    Behind the Headlines
    Now airing on all Comcast Systems ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 16, 2014

    Will New Proposal Kick Start Pension Reform?


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Will New Proposal Kick Start Pension Reform?
    Steps Needed Now ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 12, 2014

    One Third of Potential Hires Fail/Refuse Drug Test


    ONE IN THREE POTENTIAL NEW-HIRES REFUSES OR FAILS DRUG TEST,
    SURVEY OF MANUFACTURING EMPLOYERS SHOWS

    HARRISBURG, PA, June 11, 2014 -- One-third of all ...

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    Thu, June 12, 2014

    Toomey Co-Sponsors Vets Bill



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 11, 2014

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    Or Steve Kelly (717) 782-3951

    Toomey ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 12, 2014

    Shrinking Legislature Won't Solve Our Problem


    Once again, proposals are circulating to reduce the number of Representatives and Senators elected to the General Assembly. This time around the Senate bill being also debated makes reductions to the ...

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    Thu, June 05, 2014

    Loophole Exploits Taxpayers, Union Members


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Legal Loophole Exploits Taxpayers ~Union Members for Politics

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 04, 2014

    Capitol Rally for Paycheck Protection


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Capitol Rally Reflects Public Outcry for Fairness
    Lawmakers ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 04, 2014

    Chinese Cyber Theft Massive Problem for U.S. Economy


    The People's Liberation Army isn't going to hand over five of their officers who were recently indicted by the U.S. Attorney General for cyber stealing the secrets of five Pittsburgh-based companies ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 03, 2014

    Power Plant Rules Threaten U.S. Competitiveness


    NAM/US Chamber:
    Existing Power Plant Rule Threatens U.S. Competitiveness

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Media Contact: Jamie Hennigan | NAM | (202) 637-3090 | JHennigan@nam.org

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 03, 2014

    Toomey: Vets Hold VA Accountable


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 3, 2014

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    Or Steve Kelly (717) 782-3951

    TOOMEY: VETS SHOULD ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 02, 2014

    Townships Applaud Release of Gas Impact Fee Funds


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Ginni Linn, Director of Communications, Pa. State Association of Township Supervisors, Enola, Pa., (717) 763-0930 (office), (717) 805-3588 (cell), glinn@psats.org.

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, May 30, 2014

    Toomey Reacts to Shinseki Resignation


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 30, 2014

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    Steve Kelly (717) 782-3951

    Senator ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 28, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule



    Behind the Headlines May 26, 2014
    Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy


    Behind the Headlines Underwriters

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 27, 2014

    Pension Reform: Learning from Others


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    It's Not Too Late to Save PA's Economy
    Pension Reform: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 27, 2014

    Toomey: Vets Should Hold VA Employees Accountable


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 27, 2014

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    Or Steve Kelly (717) 782-3951

    TOOMEY: VETS SHOULD ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 15, 2014

    Toomey Wants Medical Device Tax Repeal


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 15, 2014

    Contact E.R. Anderson at 202-224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY WANTS TO REPEAL
    MEDICAL DEVICE TAX

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 14, 2014

    Poll: Wolf Dominates Democrat Governor Race


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The 23rd year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of the May 2014, Franklin ~Marshall ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 13, 2014

    Big Names in Harrisburg Skirt Laws


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208
    Gov. Union Executives Ignore Law, Harm Workers and Taxpayers
    Play Fast and Loose With ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 28, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines Underwriters

    The Pennsylvania Business Council

    APSCUF

    Pennsylvania Coal ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 28, 2014

    House Report on Poverty Unveiled


    Representative Dave Reed
    62nd District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Brianda Freistat
    717.260.6255
    Bfreistat@pahousegop.com
    RepDaveReed.net / ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, April 25, 2014

    Toomey Seeks Justice for Child Porn Victims



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 25, 2014

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609 or
    Steve Kelly (717) 782-3951

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 24, 2014

    Do Portraits of Felons Hang at the Capitol?


    True or False: Portraits of Felons are Hanging in the Sate Capitol

    The answer is "True", unfortunately.

    Speakers of the House and the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 24, 2014

    Township Officials Set Policy Priorities


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (April 22, 2014)
    Ginni Linn, Director of Communications, Pa. State Association of Township Supervisors, Enola, Pa., (717) 763-0930 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 16, 2014

    Lawmaker Tries to Do the Right Thing


    When he was elected in 2010, Rep. Eli Evankovich* did what most newly elected lawmakers do; he signed up for the legislative pension.

    As he learned more about the $50 Billion in unfunded ...

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    Tue, April 15, 2014

    Happy Tax Day


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    April 15, 2014

    For more information, please contact:

    Ken Krawchuk at ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 15, 2014

    Sen. Wagner Declines Pension, Benefits


    Wagner Declines Pension, Health Plan and Insurance Plan
    Officially signs documents declining benefits; fulfills campaign pledge

    One of Senator Scott Wagner's first actions was to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 14, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines April 14, 2014 Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy


    Behind the Headlines Underwriters

    The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 09, 2014

    Westmoreland Watchman


    THE WESTMORELAND WATCHMAN
    A PUBLICATION OF THE WESTMORELAND COUNTY CONSERVATIVE COALITION
    _______________________ ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 09, 2014

    Township Officials to Gather in Hershey


    April 9, 2014

    Contact: Ginni Linn
    Director of Communications
    (717) 763-0930 (through April 11)
    (717) 805-3588 (April 12-16; cellphone)
    Township ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 03, 2014

    Wolf Continues to Lead Dem Gov Race


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The 23rd year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of the March 2014, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 02, 2014

    PA Leadership Conference Begins Friday


    The 25th annual Pennsylvania Leadership Conference will be held April 4-5, 2014 at the Radisson Penn Harris Convention Center in Camp Hill (Harrisburg), PA. Workshop sessions will be conducted ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 31, 2014

    PLC Set for This Weekend


    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org


    25th Annual Pennsylvania Leadership Conference Friday ~Saturday

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 31, 2014

    Obamacare Fails to Delivery on Key Promises


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Obamacare Fails to Deliver on Key Promises

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 24, 2014

    Paul Kengor to Address PLC on Reagan Conservatism


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org


    Dr. Paul Kengor to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 19, 2014

    Scott Wagner in Historic Victory


    On March 18th 2014, a write-in campaign for a Senate seat was successful. This is the first time in modern history a candidate who was not on the ballot won an election at this level. And, this is ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 18, 2014

    Ken Blackwell to Speak at PLC


    March 19, 2014

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 17, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines Underwriters

    The Pennsylvania Business Council

    APSCUF

    Pennsylvania Coal ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 17, 2014

    Bloom Bill to End Special Privilege for Unions


    Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Abbey Fosnot
    717.260.6222
    afosnot@pahousegop.com
    RepBloom.com / ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 17, 2014

    PLCB Officials Used Public Positions for Personal Gain


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    PLCB Officials Used Public Positions for Personal Gain
    State ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 13, 2014

    Bill to End Union Violence Passes House


    Representative Mike Turzai, Majority Leader
    28th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Stephen ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 12, 2014

    Guzzardi Seeks AG Investigation into Senate Special Election


    Robert Guzzardi for Governor
    For Immediate Release:
    Contact: Robert Guzzardi 215- 873-1317 March 12, 2014
    Republican Challenger to Corbett officially ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 11, 2014

    Toomey in Bipartisan Effort to Protect Dairy Farmers



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 11, 2014

    Contact Steve Kelly (Toomey) (717) 782-3951
    or Meredith Kelly (Schumer) (202) 224-7433

    TOOMEY AND SCHUMER SPEARHEADING ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 11, 2014

    PLC 2014 to Focus on Obamacare


    March 12, 2014

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 04, 2014

    Gizzi, Brouillette to Headline PLC Breakfast


    March 5, 2014

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 03, 2014

    PA Pro-Life News


    Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation March 3, 2014


    A twice monthly publication

    www.paprolife.org

    In This Issue
    Today Is the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 03, 2014

    Toomey: Adegbile Unfit for Justice Post


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 3, 2014

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609

    ICYMI
    Senator Toomey in Philadelphia Inquirer: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 03, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    Now airing on all Comcast Systems in Pennsylvania
    For the weeks of March 3 and 10, 2014

    Medical Marijuana and Soaring Electric Rates

    Should ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 26, 2014

    Wolf Leads Dems in New F ~M Poll


    Findings from the Latest Franklin ~Marshall College Poll Is this email not displaying correctly?
    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The 23rd year of consecutive ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 25, 2014

    Rick Santorum to Address 2014 PLC


    February 26, 2014

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 25, 2014

    Krawchuk Wins Libertarian Gubernatorial Nomination



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    February 24, 2014
    For more information, please contact:
    Ken Krawchuk at Campaign@KenK.org or 224-Krawchuk (224-572-9248)

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 18, 2014

    Poll: Union Members Support Paycheck Protection


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Survey: Union Members Overwhelmingly SUPPORT Paycheck ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 18, 2014

    PA Libertarians to Hold State Convention



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    February 18, 2014
    For more information, please contact:
    Steve Scheetz at chair@LpPa.org or (610) 636-8039, or
    Ed Reagan at ereagan@rcn.com or (484) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 18, 2014

    PLC Workshops Announced


    February 19, 2014

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 11, 2014

    AEI's Arthur Brooks to Address PLC


    February 12, 2014

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 07, 2014

    Senate Acts to Preserve Artifacts


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 7, 2014

    Contact:

    E.R. Anderson (Toomey) 202-224-8609
    Kamara Jones (Blumenthal) 202-224-0309

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 06, 2014

    Toomey: Grave Concerns About Civil Rights Nominee


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 6, 2014

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609

    SENATOR TOOMEY TO COLLEAGUES: GRAVE CONCERNS ABOUT CIVIL RIGHTS NOMINEE

    WASHINGTON, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 05, 2014

    PMA Statement on Corbett Budget Address


    Business in Pennsylvania IS Our Business!
    View this email in your browser


    ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 04, 2014

    Governor's Budget Right on Priorities


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208
    Governor's Budget Right on Priorities

    February 4, 2014, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 04, 2014

    Toomey, Kelly to Address PLC


    February 5, 2014

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 04, 2014

    Toomey: CBO Finding on Obamacare 'Devastating'


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 4, 2014
    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    Or Steve Kelly (717) 782-3951

    TOOMEY: CBO FINDINGS ON OBAMACARE ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 30, 2014

    Job Creators Welcome Corbett Energy Plan


    Governor Tom Corbett's energy plan is once again making Pennsylvania an attractive place to do business. His "Energy=Jobs" plan combines the use of our vast energy resources with a ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 29, 2014

    Toomey: Slow Phase-In of Flood Insurance Rate Increases


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan 29, 2014
    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    Or Steve Kelly (717) 782-3951

    SEN. TOOMEY: SLOW PHASE-IN FOR FLOOD INSURANCE ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 28, 2014

    Unions Fight for Taxpayer-paid Dues Collection


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Gov. Unions Rally to Defend the Indefensible While Supporters of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 28, 2014

    PLC Panel Topics Announced


    January 29, 2014

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 27, 2014

    PMA: Stop Taxpayer Funding of Politics


    PMA calls for government to stop collecting political money for private groups

    HARRISBURG, PA -- The Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association supports House Bill ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, January 17, 2014

    Prohibition 94 Years Old Today


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Prohibition in PA: 94 Years Old Today and Still Kicking
    Gov. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 16, 2014

    Contract Review Legislation Advances


    All too often the ink is barely dry on a proposed teachers' union (or support staff) contract before it is voted on by a school board. Thanks to legislation recently passed by the House that could ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 16, 2014

    Michael Reagan Returns to PLC


    Fri, January 10, 2014

    Toomey Score Victory for Fire Fighters


    ADMINISTRATION HEARS TOOMEY'S CALL TO EXEMPT VOLUNTEER FIRST RESPONDERS FROM OBAMACARE


    WASHINGTON D.C. — The Obama Administration today informed U.S. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 08, 2014

    Union Bosses Get Six Figure Raises


    January 8, 2014:

    Although most union bosses claim to stand in solidarity with dues paying members the facts often undercut that statement.

    A recent report from Mediatrackers ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 07, 2014

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Watch Now!Behind the Headlines January 6, 2014 Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy


    Behind the Headlines Underwriters

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 30, 2013

    Constitution Group Elects Officers


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    CONSTITUTION GROUP ELECTS OFFICERS FOR 2014-2015
    TERM


    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 23, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 16, 2013

    PA RTW Demands SEIU Apology


    PA RIGHT TO WORK DEMANDS SEIU APOLOGIZE TO ITS
    MEMBERS FOR MISUSE OF FUNDS

    Thursday night SEIU Healthcare PA executives took advantage of their ability to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 16, 2013

    Kris Toomey's Obamacare Nightmare


    Thu, December 12, 2013

    Bloom Seek Expanded Prevailing Wage Reforms


    Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Abbey Fosnot
    717.260.6222
    afosnot@pahousegop.com
    RepBloom.com / ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, December 11, 2013

    Club for Growth Opposes Ryan-Murray



    For Immediate Release:
    December 11, 2013
    Contact: Barney Keller
    202-955-5500 (work)
    617-290-1544 (cell)

    Club for Growth Opposes Ryan-Murray Budget Proposal

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 25, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 25, 2013

    Toomey: Tougher Sanctions on Iran


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 25, 2013

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY: Congress Should Vote for Tougher ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 21, 2013

    Toomey: No on Yellen Nomination



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 21, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY: "I CANNOT SUPPORT DR. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 21, 2013

    Conservative Group Begins Ad Blitz


    National Conservative Group Begins Pennsylvania Ad Blitz -- Starts Ads on the Heels of Failed Obamacare Rollout, Tax Increase Push
    The nationally known conservative group, American Future Fund ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 20, 2013

    Al Bienstock Named to Lincoln Board


    November 20, 2013

    For Immediate Release

    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, November 15, 2013

    More Road ~Bridge Funding, No Tax Hike


    November 15, 2013:

    Maintaining transportation infrastructure is a legitimate function of government. The challenge for Pennsylvania government has become ensuring that tax dollars are ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, November 15, 2013

    Stop Big Labor's Protection Racket


    Watch David Taylor of the Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association discuss this issue on this week's Behind the Headlines (

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 13, 2013

    Toomey on Obamacare: Unworkable


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 13, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609 or
    Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    SEN. TOOMEY ISSUES ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 11, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


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    Thu, November 07, 2013

    How Much Welfare Budget Lost to Fraud?


    November 7, 2013:


    Pennsylvania's Department of Public Welfare (DPW) has an almost $11 billion budget for 2013-2014. A recent report by CBS 21 (video here) should prompt close ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 06, 2013

    PA Voters Support Labor Law Reforms


    November 6, 2013

    For Immediate Release
    CONTACT: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    LHenry@lincolninstitute.org


    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 06, 2013

    Toomey, Menendez Team to Help Small Business



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 6, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (Toomey) 202-224-8609
    Tricia Enright (Menendez) 202-224-4744

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 31, 2013

    F&M Poll: Corbett Numbers Remain Low


    Franklin Marshall College Poll

    The 23rd year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 24, 2013

    One Step Closer to Equal Protection


    October 24, 2013:

    In August, the Judiciary Committee of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives held a hearing on legislation (HB 1154) that would close loopholes in the criminal laws ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 17, 2013

    Jonah Goldberg to Headline 2014 PLC


    (Harrisburg, PA) — Best-selling author, widely syndicated columnist, Fox News Contributor and founding editor of National Review Online Jonah Goldberg will be the featured dinner speaker at the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 17, 2013

    PA Voters Ready to Toss Incumbents


    PA Voters — Overwhelmingly Support Primary Opponents Obamacare, Lack of Liquor Privatization Angers Voters
    For Immediate Release: Thursday, October 17, 2013

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 01, 2013

    Left, Right Want Liquor Privatization


    For Immediate Release
    Commonwealth Foundation ~Keystone Politics
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    Left, Right, Center — Pennsylvanians Want ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 27, 2013

    Changes Needed to PA Provailing Wage Law


    Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Abbey Fosnot
    717.260.6222
    afosnot@pahousegop.com
    RepBloom.com / ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 27, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule



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    Fri, September 20, 2013

    EPA Hits Manufacturers with Double Whammy


    The Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association
    225 State Street Harrisburg, PA 17101
    717.232.0737
    www.pamanufacturers.org
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: David N. Taylor

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 19, 2013

    Teachers Protest Union Abuses


    TODAY: Pennsylvania Teachers Protest Union AbusesSEPTEMBER 19, 2013 | News Release by COMMONWEALTH FOUNDATION

    For Immediate Release
    The Commonwealth ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 19, 2013

    CAP Unviels New Video


    September 19, 2013:

    For the past fifty years, Pennsylvania taxpayers have taken it on the chin. Our government continues to get bigger and more expensive, but the folks paying the bills ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 17, 2013

    Happy Constitution Day!


    On September 17, 1787 the Constitutional Convention came to a close. The final draft of the Constitution was signed and sent to the states for ratification. There are few better sources for ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 10, 2013

    Scott Wagner Seeks State Senate Seat


    For immediate Release
    Contact: Amanda Davidson
    717-818-2431
    Akd915@gmail.com


    Business Owner Scott Wagner to run for Pennsylvania State ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 03, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


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    Thu, August 29, 2013

    F~M Releases Statewide Poll


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The 23rd year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania
    Below are the highlights of the August, 2013, Franklin ~Marshall College ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 26, 2013

    Prevailing Wage Hinders Road Repairs


    Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Abbey Fosnot

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 22, 2013

    PSATS Statement on Bridges


    For immediate release: Aug. 22, 2013
    For more information: Contact Ginni Linn, PSATS director of communications, at (717) 763-0930 or glinn@psats.org.

    David Sanko, executive ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 21, 2013

    No Good Reason to Exempt Union Activity


    Late in 2012, the US Chamber of Commerce released a report that highlighted criminal laws that granted exemptions to union members. In their report, the Chamber highlighted the fact Pennsylvania's ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 21, 2013

    Hearing to be Held on Stretching Local Tax Dollars


    Representative Mario Scavello
    176th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Nick Ruffner

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 14, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


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    Wed, August 07, 2013

    Which PA City Could Be Next Detroit?


    Detroit's demise had several related causes. Matthew Brouillette of The Commonwealth Foundation notes the "fiscal cliff" caused by government unions in a commentary he wrote for Investor's ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, August 06, 2013

    PLCB's 'Record Revenue' No Reason to Celebrate


    For Immediate Release
    The Commonwealth Foundation
    August 5, 2013
    Contact: Cindy Hamill
    (856) 607-4208

    PLCB's "Record Revenue" No ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, August 06, 2013

    Heritage Action Defund Obamacare Town Halls


    HERITAGE ACTION ANNOUNCES DEFUND
    OBAMACARE TOWN HALL TOUR

    Featured Speakers include Sen. Ted Cruz and Heritage's Jim DeMint

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 05, 2013

    KDKA to Host Marcellus Shale Festival


    PITTSBURGH — CBS RADIO Pittsburgh will host The Marcellus Shale Festival on Thursday, August 15th between 2-10pm at Stage AE, 400 North Shore Drive, Pittsburgh.

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 31, 2013

    Simon Campbell Interview to Air on PCN


    Wed, July 31, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


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    Thu, July 25, 2013

    Toomey Wants Funding Bill to Abide by Spending Caps


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 25, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 228-6837

    SEN. TOOMEY WANTS FUNDING BILL
    TO ABIDE BY LAW, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 23, 2013

    Could Liquor Privatization Save Lives?


    HARRISBURG — It turns out, privatizing liquor sales doesn't kill people after all–despite hysterical claims made by government unions last month. In fact, new data show drunk driving ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 17, 2013

    V&V Q&A with Michael Geer


    PA Attorney General Refuses to Defend Marriage Law - An Insider's View

    Q&A with Pennsylvania Family Institute President Michael Geer
    Editor's note: Last week, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 08, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
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    Behind the Headlines
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    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 02, 2013

    CF Disappointed in Delay


    HARRISBURG — The Commonwealth Foundation expressed disappointment that working families will have to continue to wait for pension reform and liquor store privatization.

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 02, 2013

    Reed Proposal Closes Delaware Loophole


    Representative Dave Reed
    62nd District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Todd Brysiak
    717.772.9954
    tbrysiak@pahousegop.com
    RepDaveReed.net / ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 27, 2013

    Employee Freedom Week


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Matthew Wagner 570-380-3303

    PA Right to Work Announces Employee Freedom Week

    PA Right to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 27, 2013

    Mom ~Pop Shops Closer to Tax Relief


    Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Abbey Fosnot
    717.260.6222
    afosnot@pahousegop.com
    RepBloom.com / ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 24, 2013

    Medicaid Expansion Fails Poor, Taxpayers


    As the Pennsylvania Senate considers expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act with opt-out conditions, Commonwealth Foundation cautions lawmakers to consider the full impact of expanding a ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 24, 2013

    What is Wrong with PA Senate GOP?


    Last week Sen. Chuck McIlhinney released his liquor "privatization" plan. If it were the 1950's his plan would have been considered revolutionary; in the twenty-first century, not so much. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 24, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


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    Thu, June 20, 2013

    Toomey Introduces Data Security Bill


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 20, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (Toomey) (202) 224-8609
    Andi Fouberg (Thune) (202) 228-5381
    Crystal Canney (King) (202) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 19, 2013

    CAP Blasts McIlhinney Liquor Plan


    Senate Liquor Plan: "Privatization Lite" Is Being Generous

    June 19, 2013:

    Senator Chuck McIlhinney (R-Bucks) unveiled his "privatization" plan yesterday ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 19, 2013

    Pension Reform Clears Senate Hurdle


    Wednesday, June 19, 2013

    CF Applauds Pension Reform Action

    The Commonwealth Foundation applauds the Senate Finance Committee for moving meaningful ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 18, 2013

    Senate Liquor Proposal Falls Short


    Harrisburg, PA - Matthew J. Brouillette, president and CEO of the Commonwealth Foundation today issued a response to Sen. McIlhinney's liquor reform proposal:
    Pennsylvanians are demanding more ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 13, 2013

    Liquor Poll: Privatize It All


    Poll Shows Privatizing Retail Alcohol Sales without Wholesale Privatization Insufficient

    Harrisburg, PA — A new poll conducted on June 11th by Red Maverick ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 12, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule



    Behind the Headlines
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    Behind the Headlines
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    The ...

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    Thu, June 06, 2013

    PA Could Have Highest Gas Tax in Nation


    June 6, 2013:

    With a 45-5 vote, the Pennsylvania Senate approved legislation that would increase gas taxes and a host of other fees on Pennsylvania drivers. Should SB 1 become law anyone ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 04, 2013

    Strong Majority Want Liquor Privatization


    The Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association
    225 State Street Harrisburg, PA 17101
    717.232.0737
    www.pamanufacturers.org
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: David N. Taylor

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 30, 2013

    PA Still Arresting for Bootlegging


    Pennsylvania's state run liquor stores lose millions of dollars a year in sales because folks who live near a state border chose to leave the commonwealth and make their purchases in a neighboring ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 23, 2013

    Impact of Gas Tax Hike on Small Business


    Earlier this month, the Senate Transportation Committee passed a massive $2.5 Billion transportation package. It has yet to be voted on by the full Senate. However, its contents should be of concern ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 22, 2013

    PMA: Liability Costs Weaken Global Competitiveness


    American businesses have the highest liability costs in the world by a mile, according to a study from the Institute for Legal Reform (ILR). The good news is that the results of a poll, also ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, May 20, 2013

    Costa Business Tax Hike: Job Killer


    The Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association
    225 State Street Harrisburg, PA 17101
    717.232.0737
    www.pamanufacturers.org
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: David N. Taylor

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 16, 2013

    Toomey Demands IRS Cooperation in Probe


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 15, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    or Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    SENS. MCCONNELL, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 14, 2013

    CAP: PA in Bottom 10 (again) for Business


    May 14, 2013:

    Chief Executive Magazine released its 2013 ranking of the states. Once again
    Pennsylvania is in the bottom ten with a rank of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 14, 2013

    Gosnell Guilty


    Today justice was served to 'House of Horrors' abortionist Kermit Gosnell. The jury announced their verdict that included three counts of 1st-degree murder, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 14, 2013

    Toomey 'Troubled" by IRS Targeting of Conservative Organizations


    IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 13, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609

    or Bill Rivers (202) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 14, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!
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    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 09, 2013

    Toomey Hails House Passage of Full Faith ~Credit Act



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 9, 2013

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    or Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 09, 2013

    Speaker Smith on Passing of Governor Leader


    Representative Sam Smith
    66th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Kelly Fedeli

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 08, 2013

    F&M Poll: Corbett Postitive 25%


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The 22nd year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of the May 2013 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 08, 2013

    Pension Overhaul Introduced


    Legislation to Overhaul Government Workers' Pensions Introduced

    May 8, 2013:

    Pennsylvania's state employee and teacher pension programs (SERS and PSERS respectively) are ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 08, 2013

    Toomey Critical of Pentagon on Sexual Assaults


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 8, 2013

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    Or Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 08, 2013

    Tom Corbett: The More Jobs Governor


    Gaining a political advantage by taking an opponent's remark out of context dates back as far as politics itself. Even politics needs its limits though. Twisting Governor Corbett's recent comments ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 08, 2013

    PA Family Institute Plans Special Summer Events


    Two Special Family Events this Spring and Summer - Don't Miss Out!

    Truth Project's Del Tackett coming in person on May 18th!
    Please plan to attend our ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 01, 2013

    PA Townships Continue to Fight Unfunded Mandates



    Pennsylvania's Townships Continue
    Fight Against Unfunded Mandates

    More than 6,500 unfunded mandates have been imposed on Pennsylvania's local governments ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 30, 2013

    An Open Letter to PA Senators


    RE: Open Letter to all PA Senators: Liquor Privatization Hearing on Social Impacts

    The roster of testifiers at Tuesday's Senate Law and Justice Committee hearing on liquor privatization ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 29, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 24, 2013

    Manufacturers Given Opportunity to Reinvest


    An innovative policy to stimulate investment in manufacturing now awaits action in the Pennsylvania House. State Rep. Tommy Sankey (R-Clearfield) recently introduced HB 869, which allows smaller ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 16, 2013

    John Fund to Speak at PLC


    April 16, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 15, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 10, 2013

    Brent Bozell to Speak at PLC


    April 10, 2013

    (Harrisburg, PA) — L. Brent Bozell, III, founder and President of the Media Research Center and a frequent columnist and commentator will be ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 02, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!
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    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 02, 2013

    Hayes, DeMint, Rasmussen to Headline PLC


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org
    (Harrisburg, PA) — The Pennsylvania Leadership ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 01, 2013

    Common Core Comes to PA


    On March 14, 2013 the PA State Board of Education (with Governor Corbett's approval) voted to put into place Common Core Standards (CCS) in English and math. It sets into motion federally mandated ...

    [View Full Article]

    Sun, March 31, 2013

    With Apologies to David Letterman . . .


    10. Groundhog Gets it Right
    Early Spring arrives in Penn's Woods

    9. Union Leaders Accept Pay Cut
    ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 29, 2013

    Michigan Workers Celebrate


    As Pennsylvanians begin to see signs of resurgence across the state and winter turns into spring, Michigan workers are embarking on a resurgence of their own as today is the day the Right to Work law ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 29, 2013

    PA Author Releases New Novel


    The Economy, Iran and the President in New Novel

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Press Release) — Reading, PA

    Released by Xulon Press, "Angels: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 27, 2013

    Jim DeMint to Speak at PLC


    March 27, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 27, 2013

    Manufacturing Recommendations Taking Shape


    GMAC Recommendations Taking Shape in PA; Over 190,000 Job Openings Posted on PA Website

    On Thursday, March 28, Governor Tom Corbett will be in the Lehigh Valley to announce a campaign to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 27, 2013

    Will PA Senate GOP Sellout Consmers?


    Will Pennsylvania's Senate Republicans Sellout Consumers?

    March 27, 2013:

    The Pennsylvania House has passed legislation aimed at dismantling our prohibition-era state store ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 27, 2013

    Report Validates Toomey Budget Stand


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 27, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    or Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    ICYMI:
    WSJ ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 22, 2013

    CAP: Victory for Consumer Choice


    A Significant Victory for Consumer Choice, Convenience and Taxpayers

    March 22, 2013:


    The passage of HB 790 is a significant victory for consumers and taxpayers in ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 22, 2013

    ModernizePA Applauds Liquor Privatization


    March 21, 2013 — For Immediate Release

    Contact: Mark Harris, mark@modernizepa.com

    ModernizePA Applauds Passage of Liquor Privatization Bill in ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 22, 2013

    PA Chamber Hails Liquor Vote


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    March 21, 2013

    PA Chamber: House's historic vote another step closer to ending Pa.'s 80-year liquor ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 22, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 19, 2013

    Gov. Tom Corbett to Speak at PLC


    March 20, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 14, 2013

    'Early Bird Rates Expire Saturday


    Updated PA Leadership Conference Agenda Released

    Harrisburg, PA) - 'Early Bird' registration rates for the 2013 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference will expire at midnight this Saturday, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 14, 2013

    Carbon Tax Blow to Manufacturing


    Just when American manufacturing is starting to flex its muscles again, a movement is underway in Washington to levy a new tax that would stifle that resurgence. Two weeks ago legislation was ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 11, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 06, 2013

    Congressman Scott Perry to Speak at PLC


    March 6, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 05, 2013

    Carbon Tax Would Wallop PA Economy


    The Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association
    225 State Street Harrisburg, PA 17101
    717.232.0737
    www.pamanufacturers.org
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: David N. Taylor

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 27, 2013

    Scott Rasmussen to Speak at 2013 PLC


    February 27, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 27, 2013

    Corbett Budget Focused on Core Functions


    Over the next two weeks, the House and Senate Appropriations Committees will continue holding budget hearings on the proposed FY 2013-14 spending plan Governor Tom Corbett unveiled on February 5. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 26, 2013

    Toomey Questions Witnesses on Sequester



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 26, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    or Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    VIDEO ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 20, 2013

    PLC Panels Announced


    February 20, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 19, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 19, 2013

    Toomey Supports Balanced Budget Amendment


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 19, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    or Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 13, 2013

    Human Event's John Gizzi to Speak at PLC


    February 13, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 12, 2013

    Poll: End Government Booze Sales


    Contact: Jay Ostrich: 717-649-6547| jay@cfpolicy.com

    Poll: Pennsylvanians Want End to Government Booze Sales
    Union Households, Consumers, Parties, Genders and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 08, 2013

    Toomey Top Republican on Banking Subcommittee



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 8, 2013

    Contact: E.R. Anderson 202-224-8609

    or Bill ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 07, 2013

    F&M Poll: Corbett Postive 26%


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The 22nd year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of the February, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 07, 2013

    Senator Toomey to Speak at PLC


    February 7, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 06, 2013

    PMA Supports Corbett Budget


    The Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association announced its support for Governor
    Corbett's 2013-14 budget.

    "Governor Corbett's budget plan sets the course ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 06, 2013

    Brouillette: Corbett Stands with Taxpayers


    Statement of Matthew J. Brouillette, president and CEO of the Commonwealth
    Foundation, Pennsylvania's free-market think tank, on Governor Corbett's budget proposal:

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 06, 2013

    CAP: Budget Highlights ~Lowlights


    Highlights and Lowlights of Governor Corbett's 2013 Budget Address

    February 5, 2013:

    The thousand pound gorilla in the room for ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 06, 2013

    Toomey: Keep Your Word, Mr. President


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 5, 2013

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    or Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    SEN. TOOMEY RESPONDS ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 06, 2013

    PA Chamber: Budget Framework for Progress



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Feb. 5, 2013

    PA Chamber: Corbett's state budget
    provides framework for continued progress

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 06, 2013

    Club for Growth on Sequester


    For Immediate Release:
    February 5, 2013
    Contact: Barney Keller
    202-955-5500 (work)
    617-290-1544 (cell)

    Club ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 06, 2013

    AFP-PA Applauds Corbett Medicaid Decision


    February 05, 2013

    State Director says Medicaid hurts the very people it is intended to help.

    Washington Crossing, PA – Jennifer Stefano, State ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 31, 2013

    Toomey on Debt Ceiling Vote



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 31, 2013

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    or Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    SEN. TOOMEY'S ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 30, 2013

    FrackNation Producer Ann McElhinney to Speak at PLC


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    FrackNation Producer Ann ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 30, 2013

    Liquor Proposal Delivers Convenience


    Governor Corbett's Privatization Plan Would Bring PA Into the 21st Century

    The Commonwealth Foundation applauds Gov. Tom Corbett for introducing a plan to end the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 30, 2013

    PA Chamber Applauds Corbett Liquor Plan


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Jan. 30, 2013

    PA Chamber welcomes administration's focus on modernizing alcohol sales, distribution in Commonwealth

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 29, 2013

    Manufacturers Honor Pat Toomey


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    CONTACT: Jeff Ostermayer (202) 637-3090

    Washington, D.C., January 28, 2013 — Today, the National Association of Manufacturers ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 23, 2013

    Toomey Pushes Term Limits



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 23, 2013

    Contact E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609
    or Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 23, 2013

    It's About Victims, Jobs, and Fairness


    It's About Victims, Jobs, and Fairness!

    Maybe we need to start swearing in lawyers in court and not just witnesses. In certain tort cases, some personal injury ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 23, 2013

    PA Leadership Conference Offers Workshops


    January 23, 2012

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 23, 2013

    Metcalfe: Federal Gun Grab A Criminal Offense


    Metcalfe Seeks to Make Federal Gun-Grabbing A Criminal Offense in Pennsylvania

    1/23/2013 HARRISBURG – State Representative Daryl Metcalfe (R-Butler) today ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 22, 2013

    Metcalfe Launches Right to Work Push


    RepMetcalfe.com / Facebook.com/RepMetcalfe

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    January 22, 2013

    Metcalfe, Lawmakers Declare Zero-Cost Right to Work Package
    the Key to Unlocking ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 21, 2013

    Pennsylvanians to March for Life


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: MICAIAH BILGER, PPLF

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 17, 2013

    Corbett Explains Lottery Deal


    News for Immediate Release

    Jan. 17, 2013

    Governor Corbett Determines Lottery Private Management Agreement is in Seniors' Best Interest
    Contract offers $3-$4.5 Billion of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 15, 2013

    Bloom Named to Influential House Finance Committee


    Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Abbey Fosnot
    717.260.6222
    afosnot@pahousegop.com
    RepBloom.com / ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 14, 2013

    Toomey Responds to President on Debt Ceiling


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 14, 2013

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or E.R. Anderson (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 14, 2013

    PA: Abortions Decrease


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: MICAIAH BILGER, PPLF
    January 14, 2013 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 14, 2013

    Why Your Paycheck is 2% Less


    By Joseph Henchman

    The questions are already rolling in: why did my pay drop?

    Tax policy can be complex and overwhelming, and for ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 10, 2013

    No Taxation Without Respiration


    Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Abbey Fosnot
    717.260.6222
    afosnot@pahousegop.com
    RepBloom.com / ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 08, 2013

    Toomey Heralds EPA Decision to Eliminate Unfunded Mandate


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 8, 2013

    Contact Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Bill Rivers (202) 228-6837

    Agency adopts ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 03, 2013

    Arson Tied to Philly Unions


    January 3, 1013

    A few days before Christmas, the construction site for a Quaker meeting house (akin to a church or synagogue) was vandalized. Bolts and steel columns where cut with an ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 03, 2013

    Toomey Named to Senate Finance, Banking, Budget Committees



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 3, 2013

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik 202-224-0437
    or Bill Rivers 202-228-6837

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 02, 2013

    Professors' Union Attacks Right to Know Law


    Wed, January 02, 2013

    Calculate Your New Tax Liability


    Contact:
    Richard Borean, 202-464-5120
    Calculate Your 2013 Fiscal Cliff Compromise Tax Liability

    The Tax Foundation has just released an updated version of its Tax Policy ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 02, 2013

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 01, 2013

    Toomey Statement on Fiscal Cliff


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 1, 2013

    Contact: Bill Rivers at 202-228-6837

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 01, 2013

    Smith Re-Elected PA House Speaker





    HARRISBURG The 2013-14 session of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    opened today with the election of Rep. Sam Smith (R-Jefferson County) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, December 21, 2012

    Union Republicans Rewarded with Committee Chairs


    We noted last week that the Pennsylvania GOP should take a lesson in leadership from Michigan.

    Judging by the list of committee chairs released by the House Republican Caucus yesterday, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, December 20, 2012

    House Committee Chairs Announced


    Representative Sam Smith
    The Speaker
    66th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Stephen ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, December 19, 2012

    EPA Regs Harm Manufacturers


    Whose Job Is It Anyway?

    The EPA is hard at work implementing regulations based on a model that can best be described as smack-down economics. A National Association ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, December 19, 2012

    Toomey Bills Seeks to Improve Contracting Process



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Dec. 19, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik
    (202) 224-0437 or (646) 528-1029

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 17, 2012

    PA Pro-Life On-Line News


    Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation December 17, 2012


    A twice monthly publication

    www.paprolife.org

    In This Issue ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 17, 2012

    Democracy Rising Disbands


    DR Ends, but the Work Goes On.
    Friday morning, the board of directors of Democracy Rising PA voted to dissolve the organization at the end of this year.
    It was not an easy decision, but it ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, December 12, 2012

    Toomey Pushes FHA Reform



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Dec. 12, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437

    SEN. TOOMEY INTRODUCES AMENDMENT
    TO ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, December 12, 2012

    AFP Applauds Corbett Health Care Exchange Decision


    Harrisburg, PA—Today Americans for Prosperity — Pennsylvania (AFP-PA) — the Commonwealth's leading voice for health care freedom and critic of the Patient Protection and Affordable ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, December 12, 2012

    NFIB/PA: Pass Right to Work!


    NFIB/PA Calls on Corbett, Legislature to Pass Right to Work
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Harrisburg ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, December 11, 2012

    How Would Fiscal Cliff Affect A Typical Family?



    Contact:
    Richard Morrison, 202-464-5102

    How Would the Fiscal Cliff Affect Typical Families Across the Country?
    Impacts Calculated Using ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 10, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, December 06, 2012

    Sen. Jim DeMint to Resign, Head Heritage Foundation


    Statement form Heritage Foundation President Dr. Edwin Feulner

    Three years ago, I told the Heritage Foundation's Board of Trustees that I would step down as ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, December 04, 2012

    Progressive Think Tank Honors GOP Reps


    Tue, December 04, 2012

    'Diners Guide' Exposed as Labor Union Front


    For Immediate Release
    December 4, 2012
    ROC Exposed
    For More Information, Contact: Alison Harden

    Full-Page Ad in USA TODAY Calls Restaurant Opportunities Center ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, November 30, 2012

    Taxpayers Win Pennsbury Redistricting Suit


    November 30, 2012

    DISCLAIMER
    The news and perspective in this e-newsletter is that of individual Director Simon Campbell and should not be construed as an ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 29, 2012

    Economic Impact of the Fiscal Cliff



    Tax Hikes Would Chill Job Growth, Economic Recovery

    Washington, D.C., November 27, 2012–The expiration of the tax provisions known as the "fiscal ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 28, 2012

    EPA Regs Will Harm PA Economic Growth


    EPA Regulations Will Severely Harm Pennsylvania's Economic Growth
    New Report Details the Significant Economic Impact of Questionable EPA Regulations on Pennsylvania

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 28, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 28, 2012

    Freedom Works Plans News Conference on Fiscal Cliff


    Contact:
    Jackie Bodnar
    202-942-7652
    Jbodnar@freedomworks.org

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, November 28, 2012

    FreedomWorks and Pennsylvania Small ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 13, 2012

    Steve Hayes to Keynote 2013 PLC


    Conference Registration is NOW open


    November 13, 2012
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-0776

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 12, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 31, 2012

    F&M PA Poll: O 49 R 45


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The 22nd year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of the October ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 29, 2012

    Casey, Toomey Urge Federal Disaster Action


    United States Senate

    Sens. Casey, Toomey Urge FEMA
    To Approve PA's Pre-Landfall Disaster Request

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 29, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 17, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 15, 2012

    Toomey Statement on Passing of Arlen Specter


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 14, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik
    (202) 224-0437 or
    (646) 528-1029

    SEN. TOOMEY ISSUES ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 15, 2012

    Speaker Smith on Passing of Arlen Specter




    State Representative Sam Smith
    The Speaker
    66th District, Pennsylvania House of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 15, 2012

    Townships Applaud Governor for Early Release of Funds


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Ginni Linn, Director of Communications, Pa. State Association of Township Supervisors, Enola, Pa., (717) 763-0930 (office), (717) 805-3588 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 15, 2012

    Smith Outraises Casey


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Megan Piwowar, Communications Director
    412-265-4632 or megan@tomsmithforsenate.com


    SMITH OUTRAISES CASEY - MORE CASH ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 05, 2012

    General Assembly Adds Another $1.6 Billion in Debt


    Attention Taxpayers: The General Assembly Authorized Another $1 Billion in Debt

    October 5, 2012:

    In May we brought the little ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 05, 2012

    Voter Registration Deadline is October 9th


    Election Day is Tuesday, November 6, 2012. Make sure you're registered to vote.

    The deadline to register is Tuesday, October 9th - note: it must arrive at the

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 01, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 26, 2012

    F ~M Polls Post Obama PA Lead at 9%


    ** Franklin ~Marshall College Poll
    ------------------------------------------------------------
    The 21st year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania

    Below ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 19, 2012

    Nearly Bankrupt School Pays $400k in Unused Sick Time


    September 19, 2012:

    Over the summer, one of the ideas floated to close the hole in the Harrisburg School Districts budget was to eliminate kindergarten. While it ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 18, 2012

    Smith: 'War on Coal' Costs More PA Jobs


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Megan Piwowar, Communications Director
    412-265-4632 or mpiwowar@tomsmithforsenate.com


    OBAMA-CASEY WAR ON COAL CLAIMS ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 17, 2012

    CAP Honors Constitution Day


    In Honor of Constitution Day

    September 17, 2012:

    On September 17th, 1787 the Constitutional Convention approved the Constitution ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 17, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 14, 2012

    Toomey: QE3 A Mistake


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 14, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 13, 2012

    Smith Releases New Campaign Ad


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Megan Piwowar, Communications Director
    412-265-4632 or mpiwowar@tomsmithforsenate.com


    SMITH RELEASES NEW AD - 'THE ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 12, 2012

    Toomey Condemns Attack on U.S. Consulate, Embassy


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 12, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Sat, September 08, 2012

    Smith Announces Economic Plan



    For Immediate Release 
    Contact: Megan Piwowar, Communications Director 
    412-265-4632 or mpiwowar@tomsmithforsenate.com
    Smith's Plan Pledges to 'Restore the American Dream'

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 04, 2012

    Dems: Government A Postitive Force


    Pennsylvania's Delegates and Alternate Delegates gathered in Charlotte, North Carolina for the Democratic National Convention believe the federal government is a positive force in helping people, and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 04, 2012

    New CAP Web Site Tracks Union Donations


    New Website to Track Campaign Contributions from Government Unions

    September 3, 2012: To help taxpayers track government (or public sector) union influence in ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 04, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 03, 2012

    Westmoreland Watchman


    THE WESTMORELAND WATCHMAN
    A PUBLICATION OF THE WESTMORELAND COUNTY CONSERVATIVE COALITION
    _______________________ ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 22, 2012

    PMA Applauds Manufacturing Council Report


    Contact: David N. Taylor,
    Executive Director
    Phone: 717-232-0737
    Email: Taylor@pamanufacturers.org


    For Immediate Release

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, August 17, 2012

    House Commitee to Hold Hearings on Property Tax Reform


    Office of State Rep. Thomas Quigley
    717.772.9963 RepQuigley.com
    610.326.9563 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 16, 2012

    F~M Poll: Obama Leads in PA


    Findings from the Latest Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The 21st year of consecuting polling in Pennsylvania

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 16, 2012

    Tragedy Averted at FRC Offices



    Tragedy Averted at Family Research Council Offices

    Yesterday morning at the offices of the Family Research Council in Washington, DC, a man entered the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 15, 2012

    Turzai Comments on Voter ID Decision


    State Representative Mike Turzai
    28th District, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Contact: Stephen Miskin ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 15, 2012

    Smith Starts Ads in Philly Market


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Megan Piwowar, Communications Director
    412-265-4632 or mpiwowar@tomsmithforsenate.com


    SMITH PLACES PHILADELPHIA ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 13, 2012

    Berks County Patriots to Meet August 16th


    Berks County Patriots
    August Meeting:
    Thursday 8/16: 6:30 — 8:30 pm
    Leesport Auction Hall
    Leesport, PA
    A VERY INFORMATIVE EVENT:
    WELFARE FRAUD
    Presented by: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 06, 2012

    Wagner Releases Union Contributions to GOP Lawmakers


    Fellow Taxpayer,

    It's downright frustrating. In Wisconsin, Ohio, New Jersey, Indiana,
    Florida, Louisiana, and elsewhere, Republicans are courageously ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 19, 2012

    COOL Slates Breakfast Seminar on ObamaCare


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    CONSTITUTION GROUP "LIBERTY BREAKFAST" TO REVIEW
    TENTH AMENDMENT

    (Lebanon, PA) - The Constitutional ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 19, 2012

    Newt Gingirich on Behind the Headlines


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 19, 2012

    Smith Reacts to Casey Fisker Fiasco


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Megan Piwowar, Communications Director
    412-265-4632 or mpiwowar@tomsmithforsenate.com

    SMITH REACTS TO BOB CASEY'S FISKER ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 18, 2012

    Smith Launches 'Senator Zero' Website


    Today our campaign is launching a new website dedicated to exposing Senator Casey's record over the last five years - and it's a record marked by accomplishing nothing for Pennsylvanians.

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 17, 2012

    Eric Metaxas to Headline Friends of Family Banquet


    We are pleased to announce that best-selling author and leading cultural commentator Eric Metaxas will be headlining our 2012 Central Pennsylvania Friends of the Family Banquet!

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 16, 2012

    Toomey Responds to Murray 'Fiscal Cliff' Speech



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 16, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, July 06, 2012

    Jobs Report Highlights a Stagnant Economy


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    July 6, 2012
    CONTACT: Stephen DeMaura
    (703) 535-3110
    AJS: Jobs Report Highlights a Stagnant Economy And Poor ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, July 06, 2012

    Smith: Jobs Report Shows Economy Not Fine


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Megan Piwowar, Communications Director
    412-265-4632 or mpiwowar@tomsmithforsenate.com

    SMITH: JUNE JOBS REPORT REAFFIRMS ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 05, 2012

    FreedomWorks Applauds 'Step Toward School Choice'


    Contact:
    Jackie Bodnar
    (202) 942-7652
    jbodnar@freedomworks.org

    Tuesday, July 5, 2012

    ***FOR IMMEDIATE ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 28, 2012

    PA Family Denounces ObamaCare Ruling



    (Harrisburg, PA - June 28) - The Pennsylvania Family Institute finds today's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the controversial federal healthcare law alarming and deeply ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 28, 2012

    Smith: Casey Supported ObamaCare Tax


    SMITH: TIME TO REPEAL AND REPLACE

    PITTSBURGH - Tom Smith, candidate for United States Senate released the following statement after the United States Supreme Court voted to uphold ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 28, 2012

    Toomey: 'Disappointed' in SCOTUS Decision



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 28, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 26, 2012

    Kids More Likly to Experience Violence in Failing Schools



    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547

    Children attending Pennsylvania's worst academically performing public schools are more than 5-times as ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 21, 2012

    Toomey Votes Against Farm Bill



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 21, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 21, 2012

    State Budget Discussed on Behind the Headlines


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 21, 2012

    FIRE Update


    Speech Code of the Month

    FIRE announces its Speech Code of the Month for June 2012: Centre College in Kentucky. Centre promises to protect students' fundamental rights, but it severely ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 20, 2012

    Obama/Casey War on Coal Blazed Through Senate


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Megan Piwowar, Communications Director
    412-265-4632 or mpiwowar@tomsmithforsenate.com

    OBAMA-CASEY WAR ON COAL BLAZES THROUGH ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 12, 2012

    Striking Neshaminy Teachers Face Reality


    06.12.12: Yesterday, we told you about the Neshaminy School Teachers strike and share the ad we placed in local newspaper featuring the teachers' salary and benefit costs.

    Today, we have ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 11, 2012

    CAP Takes on Striking Neshaminy Teachers


    06.11.12: Just in time to interrupt vacation plans, the teachers' union of the Neshaminy School District went on strike for a second time this year effecting over 9000 children and their families. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 06, 2012

    F&M Polls Finds Obama Leads PA by 12%


    Franklin ~Marshall College POll

    The 21st year of consecutive polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of the June 2012 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 06, 2012

    Smith: 'Support Common Sense Labor Reforms'


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Megan Piwowar, Communications Director
    412-265-4632 or mpiwowar@tomsmithforsenate.com

    SMITH TO CASEY: 'SUPPORT COMMON SENSE ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 05, 2012

    Toomey Expresses Concern over CBO Budget Outlook


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 5, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 05, 2012

    Welfare Providers Getting Rich off Poor


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    Research Finds Welfare Providers Getting Rich off Poor

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, June 01, 2012

    Smith Statement on Jobs Report



    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Megan Piwowar, Communications Director
    412-265-4632 or mpiwowar@tomsmithforsenate.com


    [View Full Article]

    Mon, May 21, 2012

    Toomey Co-sponsors Amendment to Repeal Job-Killing Tax


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 21, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 15, 2012

    Smith Slams Casey over Senate Budget Inaction


    May 14, 2012

    The U.S. Senate hasn't passed a budget in over 3 years, and Tom Smith today laid the blame on Senate Democrats, including his opponent Bob Casey. In an online petition, the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 15, 2012

    Toomey Wants End to Export-Import Bank



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 15, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 10, 2012

    Another Unfunded Mandate Shot Down


    The Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors is among those praising the Federal Highway Administration after it announced today that it plans to eliminate 46 traffic sign regulations, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 08, 2012

    CF Applauds Taxpayer Protection Act in Senate Budget


    HARRISBURG, PA (05.08.12) The Commonwealth Foundation applauded Pennsylvania
    Senate leadership today for using the Taxpayer Protection Act index –
    inflation plus population growth ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 30, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!
    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 26, 2012

    Toomey to Head Senate Conservatives



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 26, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    Or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 23, 2012

    SW PA TEA Party Scheduled in Greensburg April 28th


    Are you ready for a..
    TEA PARTY!!!

    Our first TEA Party of 2012 is less than TWO weeks away and the Southwest PA TEA Party is excited!

    The gates ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 05, 2012

    Pentagon: No Flight 93 Remains in Landfill


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 4, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    PENTAGON TO ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 05, 2012

    Toomey Applauds Signing of Jobs Bill


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 5, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 29, 2012

    Poll: Santorum Edge in PA Slipping


    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 20th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of the March, 2012, Franklin ~Marshall College ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 28, 2012

    'Growing the Pie' Shouldn't Come at the Baker's Expense


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Tuesday, March 27, 2012

    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry today said the Pennsylvania Budget and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 27, 2012

    Let Freedom Ring Launches Action Centers


    *** NEWS RELEASE ***

    For Immediate Release
    March 27, 2012

    Contact:
    Michael Hamilton, (215) 519-4838, (610) 584-1096, mhamilton@hamiltonstrategies.com or

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 27, 2012

    Rhetoric Gone Wild


    Opponents of the "Women's Right to Know Bill"
    Hit New Lows

    Contact: Michael Geer (717) 545-0600 or (717) 576-1314
    For immediate release.

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 21, 2012

    Frank Luntz Replaces Brit Hume at PLC


    March 21, 2012
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    Frank ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 13, 2012

    PA Chamber Welcoms Bill Reducing State Borrowing


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Tuesday, March 13, 2012

    PA Chamber welcomes House passage of bill to reduce state borrowing

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 09, 2012

    Three Million Missing Workers


    *** NEWS RELEASE ***
    For Immediate Release
    March 9, 2012

    Contact: Deborah Hamilton at (215) 815-7716, (610) 584-1096, dhamilton@hamiltonstrategies.com

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 05, 2012

    Tom Smith Signs Death Tax Repeal Pledge


    For Immediate Release
    March 5, 2012
    Contact: Jim Conroy, Campaign Manager
    jconroy@tomsmithforsenate.com

    TOM SMITH SIGNS DEATH TAX REPEAL PLEDGE
    ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 05, 2012

    Government Unions Hurting Pennsylvanians


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    Report Finds Government Unions Hurting Pennsylvanians

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, February 27, 2012

    PLC 'Early Bird' Registration Expires March 1st


    A reminder the deadline for Early Bird registration rates for the 2012 PA Leadership Conference is Thursday, March 1st. After that date the regular registration rates will go into effect.

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 23, 2012

    Santorum Surges into Lead in PA Primary


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 20th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 17, 2012

    Bloom Video Highlights PA Agriculture


    State Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Media Contact: Abbey Fosnot ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 15, 2012

    PA Pastors Reject Health Care Mandate 'Compromise'


    *** NEWS RELEASE ***
    For Immediate Release
    February 15, 2012

    Contact: Deborah Hamilton at (215) 815-7716, (610) 584-1096, dhamilton@hamiltonstrategies.com

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 15, 2012

    PA Chamber Files Brief Challenging Health Care Act


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2011

    PA Chamber files brief in U.S. Supreme Court case challenging federal ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 14, 2012

    Heritage/FRC Values Bus to Stop at PLC


    February 14, 2012

    For Immediate Release

    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org
    (717) 671-0776

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 14, 2012

    Weyrich Awards Winners Announced


    Contact: Deborah Hamilton at (215) 815-7716, (610) 584-1096, dhamilton@hamiltonstrategies.com


    BREAKING NEWS: WINNERS OF 2012 WEYRICH AWARDS

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 10, 2012

    Bloom and Eichelberger React to Budget



    HARRISBURG - In response to the Governor's budget address, Rep. Stephen Bloom (R-199) and Sen. John Eichelberger (R-30) presented a conservative budget briefing at the Capitol ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 08, 2012

    Krieger Proposes State Spending Cap


    HARRISBURG —In anticipation of the governor's annual budget
    address, Rep. Tim Krieger (R-Delmont) announced the introduction of
    legislation to constitutionally cap state government ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 08, 2012

    Manufacturers Praise Corbett Budget


    Governor's budget plan continues long-term effort
    to right-size state government and improve competitiveness, PMA says

    February 7, 2012 — (HARRISBURG) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, February 06, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 03, 2012

    PLC Seminars Announced


    February 3, 2012
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    CONTACT: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-1984
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    2012 PA Leadership Conference ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 31, 2012

    Toomey Concerned over CBO Economic Projections


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 31, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 26, 2012

    F&M Poll: Voters Worse Off Financially


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 20th consecutive year of polling
    in Pennsylvania

    ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 26, 2012

    Toomey Reacts to State of the Union


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 24, 2012

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 19, 2012

    PLC Panel Topics Announced


    January 19, 2012
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    CONTACT: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-1984
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    2012 PA Leadership Conference ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 18, 2012

    Toomey Denounces Obama Rejection of Keystone Pipeline



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 18, 2011

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 18, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    P.O. Box 338, Hershey, PA 17033
    www.susvalleypolicy.org - 717-471-3513

    GOVERNOR CORBETT LOOKS BACK ON HIS SUCCESSFUL FIRST YEAR AND PRESENTS HIS PLANS FOR 2012 ON A SPECIAL

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 12, 2012

    Pat Toomey to Address PLC


    January 11, 2012

    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    717 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    U.S. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 11, 2012

    Campus Speech Codes Decline Again


    New FIRE Report: Campus Speech Codes Decline Again
    PHILADELPHIA, January 10, 2012–The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE; thefire.org) released its 2012 report on campus ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 09, 2012

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule



    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, December 20, 2011

    PA Chamber Welcomes Action on UC Debt


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011

    PA Chamber welcomes action on UC debt to federal government

    HARRISBURG, PA ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 19, 2011

    Tough Times: Nonprofits Struggle


    The lingering national recession continues to have a profound negative effect on Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, causing some to doubt their ability to fulfill their mission amid a growing ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 19, 2011

    PA Pastors Hail New Abortion Regulations


    ***NEWS RELEASE***

    For Immediate Release
    December 19, 2011


    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, December 15, 2011

    PA Family Institute Halls Passage of Abortion Center Regulations



    PA Family Institute Hails Passage of Abortion Center Regulations

    SB 732 Applies commonsense health and safety regulations
    to an industry used to having ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 12, 2011

    PLCB Called On to Stop Advertising


    The Commonwealth Foundation called for an immediate halt today by the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board of taxpayer-funded advertising that promotes the sale of wine and spirits by the government-run ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, December 09, 2011

    Four Senators Trying to Jack Up Auto Insurance Rates


    Four Senators Trying to Jack Up Auto Insurance Rates
    Lemoyne (12.8.11) — At a time when many Pennsylvania families are struggling to make ends meet, four Pennsylvania Senators have ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 05, 2011

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, December 02, 2011

    Toomey Announces Job Creation Plan


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    December 1, 2011

    CONTACTS: Brian Fallon (Schumer), (202) 224-2939
    Nachama Soloveichik (Toomey), (202) 224-0437

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 22, 2011

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 21, 2011

    Toomey Statement on 'Supercommittee' Failure


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 21, 2011

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Sat, November 19, 2011

    Pat Toomey Delivers Republican Weekly Address


    U.S. Senator Pat Toomey Delivers Weekly Republican Address

    'I remain hopeful that we can meet our goal and I urge my Democratic colleagues to join us in this ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, November 18, 2011

    PA Chamber Promotes Responsible Shale Growth



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011

    PA Chamber: H.B. 1950 promotes ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 15, 2011

    Townships Want to Retain Local Decisionmaking on Marcellus Shale


    > FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    > Contact: Ginni Linn, Director of Communications
    > Pa. State Association of Township Supervisors / Enola, Pa.
    > Office: 717-763-0930 / Cell: 717-805-3588 / ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 09, 2011

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 07, 2011

    Atheists Upset Over Upholding of National Motto


    NEWS RELEASE
    For Immediate Release
    November 7, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, DHamilton@HamiltonStrategies.com

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, November 04, 2011

    Brit Hume 2012 PLC Featured Speaker


    November 4, 2011
    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org
    (717) 671-0776

    Brit Hume Featured Speaker at ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 03, 2011

    Obama Leads in PA, but Support Soft


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 20th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    Below are the highlights of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 03, 2011

    Townships Ask for Federal Sign Mandate Relief


    The Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors is urging the Federal Highway Administration to move forward with plans to change the costly federal regulation that requires municipalities ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 03, 2011

    Jobs Thrugh Growth Initiative Launched


    For Immediate Release
    November 2, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, dhamilton@hamiltonstrategies.com

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 03, 2011

    Toomey Secures Job Creating Deal



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 2, 2011

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 28, 2011

    Townships Urge Governor to Sign Bid Limit Bill


    For more than a decade, the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors has been urging lawmakers to pass common-sense legislation that would save municipalities statewide hundreds of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 27, 2011

    Economic Outlook Turns Gloomy


    Business confidence in the Pennsylvania economy has again turned negative after a brief period of optimism earlier this year. The Fall 2011 Keystone Business Climate Survey conducted by the Lincoln ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 27, 2011

    PA Chamber Applauds Passage of SB !


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011

    PA Chamber applauds Senate passage of education reform bill

    HARRISBURG, PA ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 26, 2011

    Toomey Questions CBO Director


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 26, 2011

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437

    SEN. TOOMEY QUESTIONS
    DIRECTOR ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 19, 2011

    Marcellus Shale Creates Jobs


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    October 18, 2011

    Contact: Travis Windle, 724-312-2230, travis.windle@fticonsulting.com
    Patrick Creighton, 412-255-3758, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 18, 2011

    Toomey Supports PA Judicial Nominee


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 17, 2011

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik (202) 224-0437
    or Rebecca Neal (202) 224-8609

    SEN. TOOMEY ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 18, 2011

    Failing Schools Racked by Violence


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org
    Analysis Finds Failing Public Schools Racked by Violence

    The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 18, 2011

    Sam Denisco Names PA Chamber Vice President


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Monday, Oct. 17, 2011

    PA Chamber promotes Sam Denisco to vice president

    HARRISBURG, PA — The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 14, 2011

    Westmoreland Watchman


    THE WESTMORELAND WATCHMAN
    A PUBLICATION OF THE WESTMORELAND COUNTY CONSERVATIVE COALITION
    _______________________ ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 14, 2011

    Religious Student Group Gets Green Light



    Will Creeley, Director of Legal and Public Advocacy
    Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)
    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Phone: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 12, 2011

    Prevailing Wage Reform Clears Hurdle


    State Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Contact: Abbey Fosnot ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 11, 2011

    Cyber Schools Succeed


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    Report Finds Cyber and Hybrid Schools Save Pennsylvanians

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 11, 2011

    PA Chamber Applauds Corbett Education Reforms


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011

    PA Chamber applauds Gov. Tom Corbett for making education reform a priority
    Says change from status quo will ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 06, 2011

    COOL Kicks of Operation October


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524

    CONSTITUTION GROUP KICKS OFF "OPERATION OCTOBER"

    (Lebanon, PA) - The Constitutional Organization Of Liberty (COOL), ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 03, 2011

    Corbett Gas Fee Embraces Key Principles


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    CF: Gov. Corbett's Natural Gas Fee Proposal Embraces Key Principles
    CF ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 30, 2011

    Lincoln Institute Pollster Summit Briefings Set


    September 30, 2011

    For Immediate Release

    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org
    (717) 671-0776

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 28, 2011

    Action of PA Urges Balanced Budget Amendment


    ***NEWS RELEASE***
    For Immediate Release
    September 28, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 23, 2011

    Gene Barr to Take PA Chamber Helm


    PA Chamber announces change in leadership
    PA Chamber VP Gene Barr to take over reins from long-time president Floyd Warner

    HARRISBURG, PA — The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 22, 2011

    Senate Passes Bloom Agricultural Products Bill


    State Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Contact: Abbey Fosnot ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 22, 2011

    Does President's Faith Matter?


    ***NEWS RELEASE***

    For Immediate Release
    September 21, 2011


    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 21, 2011

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 19, 2011

    Property Tax Reform Town Meetings Set


    David Baldinger posted in PTCC - Pennsylvania Taxpayers Cyber Coalition.

    David Baldinger
    4:33pm Sep 18
    For those of you in Western Pennsylvania, please join me for one of the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 15, 2011

    ACTION of PA Focuses on Christian Values




    ***NEWS RELEASE***
    For Immediate Release
    September 15, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 14, 2011

    Chamber Economic Survey: Some Optimism


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011

    21st Annual Pa. Economic Survey shows slight signs of optimism
    Economy, government over-regulation still ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 14, 2011

    Colin Hanna to Be Honored at Constitution Day



    ***NEWS RELEASE***

    For Immediate Release
    September 13, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 13, 2011

    LFR Spearheads Reading of Constitution



    ***NEWS RELEASE***


    For Immediate Release
    September 13, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 13, 2011

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 12, 2011

    Jobs Create Dignity


    ***NEWS RELEASE***
    For Immediate Release
    September 12, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 06, 2011

    Confidence in Leaders Down


    ***NEWS RELEASE***
    For Immediate Release
    September 6, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 06, 2011

    Battle Over School Computer Filters


    ***NEWS RELEASE***

    For Immediate Release
    September 6, 2011


    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 02, 2011

    Colin Hanna: It's Just Not Working


    For Immediate Release
    September 2, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, dhamilton@hamiltonstrategies.com

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 02, 2011

    CF Study: Booze Border Bleeds Losses in Taxes


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    CF Study: Booze Border Bleed Loses Billions in Taxes, Sales

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 02, 2011

    F~M Poll: Nobama


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 20th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania.

    The latest Franklin ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 31, 2011

    LFR Announces '925 Days' Campaign



    ***NEWS RELEASE***


    For Immediate Release
    August 31, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, August 30, 2011

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, August 30, 2011

    Archbishop: Media Not Trusworthy on Religious Issues


    ***NEWS RELEASE***

    For Immediate Release
    August 30, 2011


    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 29, 2011

    Fairness Doctrine Finally History


    ***NEWS RELEASE***
    For Immediate Release
    August 29, 2011

    CONTACT:
    Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096,

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 25, 2011

    Heritage Action Releases Legislative Scorecard



    Washington — On Thursday, Heritage Action for America unveiled its legislative scorecard, a comprehensive and revealing barometer of a lawmaker's willingness to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 11, 2011

    Union Dirty Tricks Fail in Wisconsin


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julian Stolz (610-360-6465)
    or Susan Staub (717-422-5079)

    Union Dirty Tricks Fail in Attempted Coup for Wisconsin ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 10, 2011

    Senator Toomey Selected for 'Super Committee'


    SEN. TOOMEY ISSUES STATEMENT ON
    SUPER COMMITTEE SELECTION

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) issued the following statement on the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 03, 2011

    NFIB Launches Campaign to Highlight Regulatory Burden


    NFIB Launches Campaign to Highlight Regulatory Burden on Small Businesses
    Small Businesses for Sensible Regulations says federal regulations stifling job growth

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 01, 2011

    Liquor Board Cited for Waste, Mismanagement


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    AG Audit Finds Rampant PLCB Waste and Mismanagement
    CF renews call to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 01, 2011

    PSATS Backs Transportation Commission Plan


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Ginni Linn, Director of Communications, Pa. State Association of Township Supervisors, Enola, Pa., (717) 763-0930 (office), (717) 805-3588 (cell), glinn@psats.org.
    ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 26, 2011

    PA Girl Stands Up to Abortion


    ***NEWS RELEASE***

    For Immediate Release
    July 25, 2011


    CONTACT:
    Dyan Cross, Hamilton Strategies, 610.584.1096, DCross@HamiltonStrategies.com (M-F 8:30-5 ET) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 26, 2011

    Heritage Action: No to Boehner and Reid Plans


    Earlier this summer, Heritage Action for America announced we would be a
    "no" on a deal to raise the debt limit "unless a deal rises to the level of
    the substantial fiscal ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 26, 2011

    LFR to Obama: Where Is Your Plan?


    ***NEWS RELEASE***

    For Immediate Release
    July 26, 2011

    CONTACT:

    Dyan Cross, Hamilton Strategies, 610.584.1096, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 14, 2011

    CF Toasts Turzai Liquor Freedom Bill


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org
    Commonwealth Foundation Toasts Turzai Liquor Freedom Bill
    Sees opportunity to return freedom to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 14, 2011

    PA Chamber Encourages State Store Privatization


    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry today urged the General Assembly to begin the process of getting the Commonwealth out of the liquor sales business.

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, July 08, 2011

    CF Applauds Liquor Store Proposal


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    CF Applauds Initial Liquor Liberty Law Proposal
    Sees PA Liquor ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 06, 2011

    Human Events Teams with American Radio Journal


    July 7, 2011


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    Adam Tragone
    (202) 216-0601

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 05, 2011

    CF Blasts Big Brother Booze Brag


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    CF Blasts Big Brother Booze Brag
    Calls for Liquor Independence ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 04, 2011

    When in the Course of Human Events . . .


    Declaration of Independence

    Here is the complete text of the Declaration of Independence.
    The original spelling and capitalization have been retained.

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, July 01, 2011

    PA Chamber Applauds State Budget


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Friday, July 1, 2011

    PA Chamber applauds fiscally responsible state budget

    HARRISBURG, PA — The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, July 01, 2011

    PA Pro Life On Line News


    July 1, 2011

    Pennsylvania Pro-Life Online News from the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation

    A twice-monthly publication of the Pennsylvania Pro-Life ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 30, 2011

    Budget Spends Less, Needs More Work


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 29, 2011

    HARRISBURG- Rep. Stephen Bloom (R-Cumberland) issued the following statement today in response to the passage of the final 2011-12 state budget, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 28, 2011

    Manufacturers Hail First Step to Legal Reform


    HARRISBURG -- (June 28, 2011) Ending almost a decade of delay by Pennsylvania's litigation industry, Governor Tom Corbett today signed into law the Fair Share Act, which reforms the Deep Pockets Rule ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 23, 2011

    'Fair Share Act' Fair for Consumers, Job Creators


    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry today said the only thing that would be significantly eroded by enactment of the Fair Share Act is personal injury lawyers' ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 08, 2011

    Bloom Supports Ending Teacher Strikes


    State Representative Stephen Bloom
    199th District, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Contact: Abbey Fosnot ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 07, 2011

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 26, 2011

    UVA Must Make Public PSU's Michael Mann's Documents


    Court Orders University of Virginia to Produce Documents of Penn State's Michael Mann

    If you cannot read this press release, please click here: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 26, 2011

    COOL to Host Second Amendment Breakfast


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    "SECOND AMENDMENT" BREAKFAST SET FOR MECHANICSBURG

    (Lebanon, PA) - The Constitutional Organization Of Liberty ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 24, 2011

    Former AFL-CIO Lobbyists Joins CF


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    Former AFL-CIO Lobbyist Joins CF as Senior Fellow

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 24, 2011

    Seven Best School for Free Speech


    PHILADELPHIA, May 24, 2011–Today the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) commends the nation's seven best colleges and universities for freedom of speech in an article by FIRE ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, May 16, 2011

    PA Pro-Life On-Line News


    May 16, 2011

    Pennsylvania Pro-Life Online News from the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation

    A twice-monthly publication of the Pennsylvania Pro-Life ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, May 13, 2011

    PA Libertarians Elect State Officers


    News Release
    For Immediate Release–May 11, 2011
    www.nepalibertarians.org
    Contact: Lou Jasikoff at ljasikoff@gmail.com or Betsy Summers at betsy.summers@midwestvet.net

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, May 13, 2011

    Free and Equal Elections


    Commentary: Free and Equal elections
    By: Louis R. Jasikoff
    Chair Pennsylvania Libertarian Party
    Contact: ljasikoff@gmail.com

    The Constitution of the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 12, 2011

    Frank Ryan Eyes GOP Auditor General Run


    Mon, May 09, 2011

    KDKA Dedicates Newsroom to Fred Honsberger


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
    May 9, 2011

    NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA TO DEDICATE NEW NEWSROOM
    IN MEMORY OF VETERAN PERSONALITY FRED HONSBERGER

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, May 06, 2011

    New Fed Regs Limit Campus Rights


    FIRE: New Federal Regulations Limit Due Process Rights on Campus
    WASHINGTON, May 5, 2011–In response to new federal regulations announced last month that require colleges and universities ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, May 02, 2011

    New School Choice Site


    HARRISBURG, PA The Commonwealth Foundation launched today the Stand Strong Senator project in response to the wave of aggressive and special interest lobbying led by the Pennsylvania State Education ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 28, 2011

    F&M Releases National Poll Results


    For immediate release Thursday, April 28, 2011

    Please find attached and below the results of the April, 2011 Franklin ~Marshall College National Poll produced at ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 27, 2011

    COOL Liberty Breakfast in Lancaster County



    For Immediate Release

    Contact: 717-228-7524

    CONSTITUTION GROUP BRINGING "LIBERTY BREAKFAST" TO LANCASTER ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 26, 2011

    Toomey, Casey Agree on Judicial Vacancies


    Tuesday, April 26, 2011

    WASHINGTON, D.C. —Today, U.S. Senators Bob Casey (D-PA) and Pat Toomey (R-PA) announced a bipartisan agreement on filling federal ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 25, 2011

    CAP Targets Anti-SB 1 Republicans for Defeat


    HARRISBURG (4.25.11) - Senate Bill 1, the Opportunity Scholarship Act, will enable tens of thousands of low- and middle-income parents to send their children to the school that gives them the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, April 22, 2011

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, April 15, 2011

    Gainsville College Censorship


    Adam Kissel, Vice President of Programs
    Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)
    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Phone: 215-717-3473; Fax: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 13, 2011

    PA Bill Would Regulate Abortion Clinics


    For Immediate Release
    April 11, 2011
    Contact: Michael Geer or Thomas Shaheen (717) 545-0600

    (Harrisburg, PA) Why should Pennsylvania's abortion clinics ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 12, 2011

    House Passes Lawsuit Abuse Reform


    State Representative Mike Turzai
    28th District, Pennsylvania House of Representatives

    HARRISBURG – The House today passed a measure aimed at keeping ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 12, 2011

    Public Schools Funnel Millions to Lobbyists


    HARRISBURG, PA (4.12.11)—The Commonwealth Foundation announced today
    preliminary results from extensive Open Records Requests that found more than $59 million dollars of taxpayer ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, April 01, 2011

    Record PLC Crowd: Tickets Still Available


    Harrisburg PA — The 2011 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference will be held Friday, April 8th and Saturday, April 9th at the Radisson Penn Harris Convention Center in Camp Hill (Harrisburg), ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 21, 2011

    Dave Sanko on 'Behind the Headlines'


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 17, 2011

    F&M Poll: Voters Want it All


    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 20th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    Please find attached and below the results of the March, 2011, Franklin ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 17, 2011

    FIRE Update


    March 17, 2011 Volume 8 / Issue 5
    The mission of FIRE is to defend and sustain individual rights at America's colleges and universities.
    UCLA Student's 'Asians in the Library' Video ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 16, 2011

    Herman Cain to Keynote PLC


    Harrisburg PA — Herman Cain, likely Presidential candidate, radio talk show host and former CEO of Godfather's Pizza will deliver the Keynote Address at the 2011 Pennsylvania Leadership ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 10, 2011

    CAP to Geist: Lead, Follow or Retire


    HARRISBURG (3.10.11) — Citizens Alliance of Pennsylvania (CAP) today rebuked state Rep. Rick Geist (R-Altoona) for stating that Gov. Tom Corbett's proposal to get rid of WAMs is ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 08, 2011

    PA Business Council Applauds Corbett Budget


    Pennsylvania Business Council
    116 Pine Street, Suite 201
    Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17101
    Phone: 717-238-1764
    www.pabusinesscouncil.org

    Contact: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 07, 2011

    PA Leadership Conference Panels Announced


    Harrisburg, PA — The 2011 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference, to be held April 8th and 9th at the Radisson Penn Harris Convention Center in Camp Hill (Harrisburg), will feature four interactive ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 03, 2011

    FIRE Update


    March 3, 2011 Volume 8 / Issue 4
    The mission of FIRE is to defend and sustain individual rights at America's colleges and universities.
    With 8-1 Ruling, Supreme Court Affirms Primacy ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 22, 2011

    DRBC's Proposed New Regs Fatally Flawed


    The Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) begins today mandatory public
    hearings on their proposals to expand regulatory oversight and fees on the
    development of deep shale gas ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 22, 2011

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:

    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, February 21, 2011

    PLC 'Early Bird' Rates Expire March 1st


    February 22, 2011
    For Immediate Release:

    Contact: Lowman Henry
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org
    (717) 671-1864


    [View Full Article]

    Mon, February 21, 2011

    PA Family Update


    FAMILY UPDATE
    Volume 7, Issue 6
    February 18, 2011
    The Pennsylvania Family Institute's weekly update to concerned citizens.
    Michael Geer, President
    Attention: PA Family ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 18, 2011

    Exposing School Choice Myths


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    Exposing the Myths of School Choice
    New CF resources and testimony on ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 16, 2011

    Public School Board Members for School Choice



    HARRISBURG, PA (02.15.2011) - As children continue to be trapped in failing
    schools, despite massive increases in taxpayer funding, public school board
    members-past and present-are ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 10, 2011

    F~M Poll: Nutter Leads


    For immediate release: Thursday, 2-10-11

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 20th consecutive year of polling
    in Pennsylvania

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 09, 2011

    House Passes Government Reform Laws



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 9, 2011


    HARRISBURG – Protecting children and changing the culture in Harrisburg took center stage ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, February 07, 2011

    Tennent, Gizzi, Phillips to Speak at PLC


    February 7, 2011
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org
    (717) 671-0776


    Tennent, Gizzi, Phillips to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 01, 2011

    Arizona State Eliminates Speech Code


    TEMPE, Ariz., February 1, 2011–This week, Arizona State University (ASU) eliminated its unconstitutional speech code, earning a coveted "green light" rating from the Foundation for ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 27, 2011

    Schroder Signs Pledge to Eliminate WAMs


    Rep. Curt Schroder (R-Chester County) signed a pledge in support of the elimination of discretionary state spending commonly referred to as WAMs or walking around money.

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 27, 2011

    FIRE Update


    January 27, 2011 Volume 7 / Issue 2
    The mission of FIRE is to defend and sustain individual rights at America's colleges and universities.
    FIRE in 'The Huffington Post' on America's ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 26, 2011

    Abortion is Not Healthcare


    Senate Committee Approves Bill to Prevent
    Taxpayer Funding of Abortions

    CONTACT:
    Michael Geer, President —717-545-0600; Cell (717) 576-1314
    or Tom Shaheen, V.P. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 26, 2011

    Lancaster County Commissioners Ban PLAs


    For more information, contact Sharon Militello
    717.653.8106 or sharon@abckeystone.org

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — January 26, 2011

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 25, 2011

    PLC to Feature Seminars, Workshops


    Constitution, campaigns, bloggers this year's topics

    (Harrisburg, PA) — The 2011 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference will be surrounded by a number of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 25, 2011

    Toomey Introduces First Bill: Full Faith and Credit Act


    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Senator Pat Toomey (R — Pa.) introduced his first piece of legislation today, entitled the Full Faith and Credit Act. The legislation will ensure that the U.S. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, January 21, 2011

    Corporate Welfare: A Philadelphia Story


    Corporate Welfare: A Philadelphia Story, Part I
    Aker Shipyard is sinking

    JANUARY 14, 2011 | by JIM PANYARD

    The Aker Shipyard ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, January 21, 2011

    Rep. Benninghoff Takes CAP No WAMs Pledge


    House Finance Chairman Kerry Benninghoff (R-Centre) has signed CAP's NO WAMs Pledge, which reads as follows:

    "In the 2011-12 Session of the General Assembly, I ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, January 21, 2011

    Amb. John Bolton to Receive Patrick Henry Award


    Jan 12 / brittany.p.walsh
    Register for Patrick Henry Award Dinner with Recipient Ambassador Bolton

    With Special Introduction by Dr. Daniel Pipes
    January ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 20, 2011

    Grove City Conference Focuses on American Exceptionalism


    GROVE CITY, Pa. — Is America still exceptional? Or has this nation simply become ordinary, just one of many global competitors? These questions will be explored at a two-day conference hosted ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 19, 2011

    80 Ideas for a Prosperous PA


    Contact: Jay Ostrich 717.671.1901; cell: 717.649.6547 | jdo@commonwealthfoundation.org

    80 Ideas for a Prosperous Pennsylvania
    CF unveils roadmap to drive ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 19, 2011

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    GOVERNOR CORBETT: HERE ARE WAYS TO IMPROVE PENNSYLVANIA'S ECONOMY

    As Governor Corbett takes office, we list some of the top business issues that we hope the new ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, January 14, 2011

    FAmily Update



    FAMILY UPDATE
    Volume 7, Issue 2
    January 14, 2011
    The Pennsylvania Family Institute's weekly update to concerned citizens.
    Michael Geer, President
    Attention: PA Family ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 13, 2011

    Williams, Piccola Unveil School Choice Plan


    HARRISBURG–Calling school choice "the civil rights movement of this century," state Sens. Anthony H. Williams (D-Philadelphia) and Jeffrey E. Piccola (R-Dauphin and York) announced ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 11, 2011

    CAP Ramps Up for 2011-12


    As Gov.-elect Corbett and the new General Assembly settle into the Capitol, Citizens Alliance of Pennsylvania (CAP) is poised to build upon its tremendous start last year. CAP announced today the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 11, 2011

    CF: Five Ways to Cut $5 Billion


    HARRISBURG, PA (1.11.11) –The Commonwealth Foundation released today its report 5 Ways to Cut $5 Billion, providing a fiscal roadmap of policy reforms for Gov.-elect Tom Corbett and members of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 10, 2011

    Toomey, Fund, Gilmore to Speak at 2011 PLC


    U. S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-PA); John Fund of the Wall Street Journal; and former Virginia Governor James Gilmore, now President of the Free Congress Foundation, will join Fox News analyst ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 10, 2011

    Gorbett Will Sign Right to Work Bill


    For Immediate Release: 1/10/11 Contact: Julian Stolz
    JStolz@PARightToWork.org
    610-360-6465

    Harrisburg, PA — As dozens of new ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, January 07, 2011

    Heritage Action Hire PA State Director


    Leo Knepper becomes first director in Pennsylvania

    Washington, D.C. — This week, Heritage Action for America hired Leo Knepper to be Heritage Action's first ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, January 07, 2011

    Conservative Reform Network News


    The Conservative Reform Network
    The Newsletter for Independent, Conservative Political Activists

    In This Issue
    Conservative Reform Network

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 06, 2011

    Global Warming Controversy Heats Up


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Thursday, January 6, 2011
    Contacts:
    Christopher Horner, chris.horner@atinstitute.org
    Virginia Delegate Robert Marshall, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, December 31, 2010

    Toomey Announces Senate Staff


    For Immediate Release–December 30, 2010

    Contact: Nachama Soloveichik • Communications Director • 484.809.7994 • 646.528.1029

    Senator-Elect Pat Toomey Makes Key Hires to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, December 31, 2010

    2010 A Pivotal Year for Campus Liberty


    PHILADELPHIA, December 30, 2010–Two-thirds of America's leading colleges and universities–those places most badly in need of open debate and discussion–have speech codes that ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, December 23, 2010

    Turzai Appoints Republican Committee Chairs


    HARRISBURG - State House Majority Leader Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny
    County) today announced the appointments of Republican committee chairs
    for the 2011-12 Legislative Session, which begins ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 20, 2010

    New Threats to Free Speech Emerge


    PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 20–Today, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) releases its 2011 report on campus speech codes, revealing that 67 percent of the 390 colleges and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, December 17, 2010

    PA Independent: Week in Review


    On The Record: Sen. Jeff Piccola
    An interview with the Senate Education Committee chairman
    DECEMBER 13, 2010 | by ERIC BOEHM
    State Sen. Jeff Piccola (R-Dauphin) is chair of the Senate ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, December 09, 2010

    PA Turnpike Not Printing Fare Schedules


    Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission No Longer Printing Fare Schedules
    Auditor General questions decision, says is a move in the wrong direction
    DECEMBER 7, 2010 | by DARWYYN DEYO

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, December 07, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines
    is underwritten in part by:
    The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 06, 2010

    PA Revolution to Conduct Straw Poll at 2011 PLC


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Pennsylvania Revolution (PARevolution.com)
    717/744-8713

    Harrisburg, PA (12/4/10) Pennsylvania Revolution and the Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 30, 2010

    University Recognizes YAF


    University Recognizes Young Americans for Freedom: Conservative and Libertarian Groups Were Too 'Similar' to Coexist

    TAMPA, Nov. 30, 2010–The University of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 23, 2010

    Scaringi Calls for Halt to Full Body Scans


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    CONTACT: CHRIS CONARD SHULTZ

    cell 717.574.7919
    e-mail: Scaringi4Senate2012@verizon.net

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 23, 2010

    Turzai Dispels LCB Revenue Myth


    www.RepTurzai.com
    Contact: Tricia Graham
    (717) 260-6296
    www.pahousegop.com

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    November 23, 2010

    Turzai Dispels LCB Revenue Myth
    ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 22, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines is underwritten in part by:
    The Pennsylvania Business ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, November 19, 2010

    Hanger Comments Antagonistic to Shale Industry


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Friday, Nov. 19, 2010


    Secretary's deplorable comments exemplify DEP's antagonistic approach to Marcellus Shale industry

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 16, 2010

    Charles Krauthammer Featured 2011 PLC Speaker


    Harrisburg, PA — Pulitzer Prize winning columnist and Fox News commentator Dr. Charles Krauthammer will be the featured dinner speaker at the 2011 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference to be held ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 16, 2010

    Pension 'Reform' Goes to Governor Rendell


    Contact: Nathan Benefield 717.671.1901 | nab@commonwealthfoundation.org
    Pension "Reform" Goes to Gov. Rendell

    HARRISBURG, PA (11.15.10) – The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 11, 2010

    Toomey's First Official Act: Ban Earmarks


    Allentown — In his first official act as Pennsylvania's newly elected senator, Senator-Elect Pat Toomey cosponsored a Conference Rule urging the Republican Conference in the Senate to ban ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 10, 2010

    Poll Shows Pennsylvanians Favor School Choice


    Commonwealth Foundation sponsoring forum on education vouchers, state budget and spending cuts in wake of poll results

    HARRISBURG, PA (11.09.10) – ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 09, 2010

    Constitution Group to Celebrate Fifth Anniversary


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524

    (Lebanon, PA) - The Constitutional Organization Of Liberty (COOL), a conservative,non-partisan political action ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 08, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Post-election Edition!
    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines is underwritten in part by:

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 08, 2010

    Registration Now Open for 2011 PA Leadership Conference


    Registration is now open for the 2011 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference to be held April 8th and 9th at the Radisson Penn Harris Conference Center near Harrisburg, PA.

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 04, 2010

    PA Voters Hit Brakes on Spending


    NEWS RELEASE
    Contact: Nathan Benefield 717.671.1901 | nab@commonwealthfoundation.org

    Pennsylvania Voters Hit the Brakes on Runaway Government
    Electorate ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 03, 2010

    U of Virginia Elimates Speech Codes


    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., October 28, 2010–This week, the University of Virginia (UVa) confirmed that it had eliminated the last of its policies that unconstitutionally restricted the free speech ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 03, 2010

    Big Night for Citizens Alliance of PA


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Joe Sterns | 717.497.0806 | joe@empowerpa.org

    Big Night for Citizens Alliance of Pennsylvania PAC
    Nine ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 27, 2010

    PFI: Learn. Pray. Vote.


    Learn. Pray. Act. Three simple words, but just imagine the impact they can have. Whether it's raising a family, managing money, or - in this case - practicing stewardship at the ballot box, these ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 22, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Election Programs


    SPECIAL BEHIND THE HEADLINES ELECTION PROGRAMS

    Special shows focusing on the upcoming election have been airing on the Center's Behind the Headlines television ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 19, 2010

    DePaul Discriminates Against Student Organizations


    CHICAGO, October 18, 2010–DePaul University is engaging in unjust and deceptive viewpoint discrimination against student organizations despite its promise to support "robust debate and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 14, 2010

    PA Right to Work PAC Endorses Candidates


    The Pennsylvania Right to Work endorsement is an exceptionally important endorsement. It is the Unions and the union entitlement mentality which justifies taking from those who have built and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 13, 2010

    PA Senate May Add Billions to Pension Costs


    This week, the Pennsylvania Senate is scheduled to vote on House Bill 2497–which will cost our kids and grandkids billions in future costs and lost opportunities. This is not reform at ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 13, 2010

    Barletta Holds Lead in F ~M Poll


    For immediate release: Wednesday, 10-13--10

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 19th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 13, 2010

    Chamber PAC Endorsed Tom Corbett


    HARRISBURG, PA, Oct. 12, 2010 — ChamberPAC, the political arm of the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry, today announced its endorsement of Attorney General Tom Corbett for ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 12, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of October 11th, 18th


    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines is underwritten in part by:
    The Pennsylvania Business ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 11, 2010

    Citizens Alliance Endorses Sen. Folmer, Seven House Candidates


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Joe Sterns | 717.497.0806 | joe@empowerpa.org

    Citizens Alliance of Pennsylvania PAC
    Endorses Sen. Folmer, Seven ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 08, 2010

    Former House Speaker Joins Commonwealth Foundation


    NEWS RELEASE

    Contact: Susan Semeleer 717.671.1901 | sjs@commonwealthfoundation.org

    Former PA House Speaker Bob O'Donnell Joins ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 07, 2010

    PA Needs True Pension Reform


    The state pension time bomb is taking front stage again in the waning days of the 2009-2010 legislative session. The Senate is revisiting HB 2497–the $27 billion pension deferral plan passed by ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 05, 2010

    CF Releases New Video


    Know the Drill: The Truth About Natural Gas Severance Tax

    Last week, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed the highest natural gas tax in the nation. The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 05, 2010

    Charter Schools Give Children a Choice, Chance


    Contact: Susan Semeleer 717.671.1901 | sjs@commonwealthfoundation.org
    Charter Schools Give Children a Choice and a Chance

    HARRISBURG, PA (10.05.10) – The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 01, 2010

    Senate Urged to Reject House Severance Tax


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010

    HARRISBURG, PA, Sept. 30, 2010 — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry is asking the state ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 01, 2010

    Severance Tax Going Nowhere in Senate


    Final House vote: 104-94, with 12 Republicans in support, nine Democrats oppose

    SEPTEMBER 29, 2010 | by ERIC BOEHM

    The state ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 01, 2010

    Senate Fast-Tracks Attack on Right-to-Know


    This week the state Senate unanimously passed Senate Bill 1469 , sponsored by Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi, R-Chester. Normally, such bi-partisanship could be worth celebrating. But not ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 30, 2010

    PA House Democrats Unveil Nation's Highest Severence Tax


    NEWS RELEASE
    Contact: Susan Semeleer 717.671.1901 | sjs@commonwealthfoundation.org

    HARRISBURG, PA (09.28.10) – A proposal by Pennsylvania House Democrats ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 30, 2010

    Censorship of Anti-Terrorist Art Exhibit Documented


    PHILADELPHIA, September 27, 2010–A new short film by the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) documents the experience of Penn State student artist Joshua Stulman, whose ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 30, 2010

    F~M Poll: Corbett, Toomey Lead



    For immediate release: Wednesday, 9-29-10

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 19th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 27, 2010

    Paul Kengor Releases New Book: Dupes


    AUTHOR EXPLORES ARCHIVES AND
    A CENTURY OF EXPLOITATION

    In this intensively researched new book, bestselling author Paul Kengor shines light on a deeply troubling aspect of American ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 27, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    For the week of September 27 and
    October 4, 2010

    Dr. Steve Hicks of APSCUF and Susan Meisenhelder of the California Faculty Association discuss the defining ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 27, 2010

    New CF Video: Know the Drill, the Truth About Natural Gas


    Today, the Commonwealth Foundation unveiled a new video series titled Know the Drill: The Truth About Natural Gas. The first video in the series, Know the Drill: Community Impact looks at the impact ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 24, 2010

    PA Farmers Holding on in Recession


    Fri, September 24, 2010

    PA Independent: Week in Review


    $1 Billion And Counting For State's Taxpayer-Funded Stadiums

    Part One of Two: State paid for 56 stadiums since 1999SEPTEMBER 17, 2010 | by JIM PANYARD

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 23, 2010

    F&M Poll: Fitzpatrick Leading Murphy



    For immediate release: Thursday, September 23, 2010.

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 19th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 23, 2010

    Senate GOP Leadership Pushes Bill to Hike Insurance Rates


    CAP Radio Campaign Targets GOP Senators Undecided on Trial Lawyer Bill

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Contact: Joe Sterns | 717.497.0806 | ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 22, 2010

    F ~M Poll: Kelly Leads Dahlkemper



    Subject: Franklin ~Marshall College Poll-Pa 3rd congressional district


    For immediate release: Wednesday, September 22, 2010.

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 22, 2010

    COOL A Terror Threat?


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    CONSTITUTION GROUP DENOUNCES ERRONEOUS TAXPAYER-FINANCED TERROR REPORT

    (Lebanon, PA) - The Constitutional Organization ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 22, 2010

    CF Launches Spending Web Site


    NEWS RELEASE

    Contact: Susan Semeleer 717.671.1901 | sjs@commonwealthfoundation.org

    Commonwealth Foundation Launches Online Portal ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 21, 2010

    House GOP Unveils 'Marcellus Works' Proposal


    (717) 244-9232
    (717) 783-6426
    www.RepSaylor.com
    Contact: Sean Yeakle
    (717) 787-3406
    www.pahousegop.com
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    September 21, 2010

    House ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 20, 2010

    FIRE Places Billboard Critical of Bucknell Free Speech Record


    LEWISBURG, Pa., September 20, 2010–One of the main ways that universities maintain immoral and unconstitutional speech codes is to keep alumni and parents in the dark about rules that restrict ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 20, 2010

    COOL Announces Fall Courses


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    CONSTITUTION GROUP ANNOUNCES FALL
    COURSES


    (Lebanon, PA) - The Constitutional Organization Of Lebanon ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 14, 2010

    PA Family Institute Offers Voter Guides


    This year's Voters' Guide will contain non-partisan information about candidates for Pennsylvania Governor and United States Senate - two of the most-watched races in the nation. Plus, there will be ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 14, 2010

    York Man Walks to DC to Protest PLAs


    NEWS RELEASE
    89 Miles for Freedom | 89milesforfreedom.com

    CONTACTS:
    Amy Mongiovi, Churchill Strategies, 724.967.1323 | clingcomm@yahoo.com
    Bethany Bartkowiak, Churchill ...

    [View Full Article]

    Sun, September 12, 2010

    COOL To Sponsor Constitution Reading


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524

    CONSTITUTION GROUP TO SPONSOR PUBLIC
    READING OF U.S. CONSTITUTION

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 10, 2010

    Legislative Fiscal Office Awaits Action


    Legislative Fiscal Office Awaits Action During Fall Session
    House, Senate pledged to act by October 1

    SEPTEMBER 6, 2010 | by ERIC BOEHM

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 10, 2010

    Susquehanna Valley Conservatives to Host Constitution Presentation


    Constitutional Organization Of Liberty

    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    September ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 07, 2010

    Challenging Times

    PA nonprofits weathering recession


    The effects of the 2009 state budget stalemate continue to linger for a substantial number of nonprofit organizations in Pennsylvania. Coupled with the impact of the national recession, nonprofits ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 07, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    For the weeks of September 6 and 13, 2010

    Pre-election handicapping and analysis from Brad Bumsted of the Pittsburgh Tribune Review.

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 03, 2010

    PA Overpaid Unemployment Compensation


    Pennsylvania Overpaid $374 Million for Unemployment Compensation in 2009
    Fraudulent claims account for $227 million, U.S. Dept. of Labor says

    AUGUST 31, 2010 | ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, August 31, 2010

    Committee to Free the Pulpit


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Jason High
    Phone: (814) 414-1264

    Committee to Free the Pulpit Launches
    New ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, August 31, 2010

    FIRE Exposes Abusers of Student, Faculty Rights


    PHILADELPHIA, August 31, 2010–The 2011 edition of U.S. News ~World Report's Best Colleges issue, released today, includes a full-page advertisement from the Foundation for Individual Rights in ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, August 27, 2010

    PA Liberty Conference Set for October


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Pennsylvania Revolution (PARevolution.com)
    (717)744-8713

    Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (8/25/10) - The Pennsylvania Liberty Conference ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 26, 2010

    58% Say PA on the 'Wrong' Track



    For immediate release: Thursday, August 26, 2010


    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 19th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 19, 2010

    Third Circuit Strikes Down University of Virginia Speech Codes


    PHILADELPHIA, August 18, 2010–In a victory for free speech on campus, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued an opinion today in McCauley v. University of the Virgin ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 16, 2010

    Updated Liberty Index Now On-Line


    The Liberty Index through August 2010 is now publicly online.
    [L]www.libertyindex.com[EL]

    The Liberty Index rates 59 General Acts, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, August 16, 2010

    Derek Hathaway on Behind the Headlines


    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    Special Edition - Behind the Headlines
    NOW ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, August 13, 2010

    News From Across Penn's Woods


    AUGUST 12, 2010 | Investigative Report by JIM PANYARD


    EDINBORO- What were conceivably the happiest three years of 18-year-old Kieran
    McHugh's life ended ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 04, 2010

    Baker, Schroder Renew Call for Rejection of Federal Health Care


    Contact: Holly Lubart
    House Republican Public Relations
    (717) 260-6217
    www.pahousegop.com
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    August 4, 2010

    Baker, Schroder Renew Call for ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 28, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 27, 2010

    Victory for Academic Freedom



    Victory for Academic Freedom: 'Human Heredity' Professor Receives $100,000 Settlement

    SAN JOS…, Calif., July 26, 2010–Nearly three years after ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, July 23, 2010

    PA Independent: Week in Review


    Philadelphia Shipyard on the Brink
    Despite receiving $429 million from taxpayers in 1998

    JULY 21, 2010 | by JIM PANYARD

    A ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 21, 2010

    PA Chamber Offers Transportation Solutions


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, July 21, 2010


    PA Chamber outlines potential solutions to Commonwealth's transportation funding needs

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 21, 2010

    CAP Endorses Williams School Choice bill


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Joe Sterns | 717.497.0806 | joe@empowerpa.org

    CAP Endorses Sen. Williams' School Choice Bill
    HARRISBURG, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 20, 2010

    PA Clean Sweep Plans Constitutional Convention Exhibition


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    PACleanSweep Plans Constitutional Convention Exhibition July 20, 2010

    PACleanSweep plans to host a Constitutional Convention Exhibition in early 2011 and is ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 19, 2010

    PA Chamber Statement on PennFuture


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Sunday, July 18, 2010


    PA Chamber statement on PennFuture

    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 12, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Special Edition - Behind the Headlines
    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA!

    Behind the Headlines is underwritten in part by:
    The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 08, 2010

    'Cap ~Trade' Would Hammer PA Manufacturing


    For Immediate Release, July 8, 2010
    Contact: David N. Taylor, 717 232 0737
    Taylor@pamanufacturers.org

    "CAP TRADE" ENERGY TAX WOULD ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 08, 2010

    Penn Future's Secret Lobbying


    NEWS RELEASE

    Contact: Nathan Benefield 717.671.1901 | nab@commonwealthfoundation.org

    PennFuture's Secret Lobbying

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 01, 2010

    PA Chamber Budget Reaction


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Thursday, July 1, 2010


    PA Chamber: holding the line on taxes will help recovery, job growth

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 30, 2010

    FIRE Launches Video Series on Gun-Relates Speech


    FIRE Launches New Video Series With Short Film on Censorship of Gun-Related Speech

    PHILADELPHIA, June 30, 2010--Today, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) is proud ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 29, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, June 25, 2010

    Where Did $11 Billion Go?


    Where Did the Invisible $11 Billion Go?
    Education, welfare, health care and corrections

    JUNE 23, 2010 | by JIM PANYARD

    In ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 23, 2010

    Commonwealth Foundation Targets Spending Cuts


    Contact: Nathan Benefield 717.671.1901 | nab@commonwealthfoundation.org
    Time for A Taxpayer's Budget
    CF identifies $4 billion in spending cuts

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 16, 2010

    Tax Hike on Marcellus Shale Jobs Wrong Approach


    For Immediate Release

    June 15, 2010

    Contact: Travis Windle, 724-312-2230, travis.windle@fd.com

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 14, 2010

    Agricultural Issue on Behind the Headlines


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, June 11, 2010

    Soros Funding PA for Modern Courts


    AMERICAN COURTHOUSE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Ken Kilpatrick - 610-323-3500
    ken@sylviamarketing.com
    75% OF ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 08, 2010

    Natural Gas Economic Impacts


    Contact: Nathan Benefield 717.671.1901 | nab@commonwealthfoundation.org

    Natural Gas Drilling in Pennsylvania

    CF Policy Brief ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 01, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 19, 2010

    College Student Barred from Class for Swearing


    JACKSON, Miss., May 18, 2010–Mississippi's largest community college unconstitutionally bans "cursing and vulgarity" and has barred a student from a course for swearing outside of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, May 14, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 12, 2010

    PA Voters Pessimistic About the Economy



    For immediate release, Wednesday, May 12, 2010

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll...the 19th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 11, 2010

    Special Interests Denounce 'Special Interests'


    NEWS RELEASE
    Contact: Nathan Benefield 717.671.1901 | nab@commonwealthfoundation.org
    Special Interests Denounce "Special Interests"

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 05, 2010

    PA Chamber Announces Green Initiative


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, May 5, 2010

    PA Chamber announces PA Chamber Green Initiative

    HARRISBURG, PA — The ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 05, 2010

    Pat and Kris Toomey Have a Baby Boy!


    Contact–Nachama Soloveichik • 484.809.7994 • 646.528.1029
    Tim Kelly • 484.809.7994

    For Immediate Release–May 5, 2010

    Pat and Kris Toomey Have a Baby ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 05, 2010

    House GOP: More Taxes Not Necessary


    Representative Sam Smith
    Republican Leader
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    NEWS RELEASE
    Date: May 5, 2010 Contact: Stephen Miskin (717) 783-1852
    E-Mail: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 04, 2010

    PA Chamber Welcomes Transportation Funding Discussion


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Tuesday, May 4, 2010

    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry pledged to work with state elected ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 27, 2010

    PA Family Institute Releases Voter Guide


    Did you ever wonder how you – as one person – can make a difference in the culture here in our state? Or, how you can have a voice in our government? We can help!

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 26, 2010

    Rendell Tax Proposal Would Hurt Recovery,Jobs


    CompetePA

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Monday, April 26, 2010

    Contact:
    Lesley Smith
    717 720-5446

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 21, 2010

    Turzai Introduces Bill to Privatize Liquor Stores


    Rep. Mike Turzai
    28th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    (412) 369-2230
    www.RepTurzai.com
    Contact: Tricia Graham
    (717) 260-6296
    www.pahousegop.com

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 19, 2010

    House GOP Policy Commitee to Hold Transportation Hearings


    Open this document

    Rep. Stanley Saylor
    94th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    (717) 244-9232
    (717) 783-6426
    www.RepSaylor.com ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 15, 2010

    Tax Facts from the PA Chamber


    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry, which represents thousands of statewide businesses of all sizes and across all industry sectors, today said the half-truths, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 13, 2010

    Commonwealth Foundation Offers Prize for Grassroots Champion


    NEWS RELEASE
    Contact: Nathan Benefield 717.671.1901 | nab@commonwealthfoundation.org
    Commonwealth Foundation Launches Campaign for Taxpayer's Budget

    $500 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 08, 2010

    Duke University Removes Student Protections


    DURHAM, N.C., April 7, 2010–Duke University has instituted a new "sexual misconduct" policy that can render a student guilty of non-consensual sex simply because he or she is ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 07, 2010

    Plan to Toll I-80 Rejected


    Representative Sam Smith
    Republican Leader
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    NEWS RELEASE
    Date: April 6, 2010 Contact: Stephen Miskin (717) 787-3845
    E-Mail: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 07, 2010

    PA Leadership Conference This Friday-Saturday


    Taking Back Our State and Nation
    Conservative activists to gather April 16-17 for 2010 PA Leadership Conference

    Harrisburg, PA — Activists from across ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 06, 2010

    Constitution Group Announces Spring Courses


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    CONSTITUTION GROUP ANNOUNCES SPRING COURSE

    (Lebanon) - The Constitutional Organization Of Liberty (COOL), a ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 05, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of April 5, 12


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, April 02, 2010

    PA Independent Week in Review


    The Week in Review | Pennsylvania Independent


    Pennsylvania Returns Census Above National Rate
    Still below participation rate for 2000

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 01, 2010

    April Fools Joke? Nope Union Head Hypocritical


    Harrisburg, PA — Today, Citizens to Protect PA Jobs, a broad-based coalition of businesses and concerned Pennsylvanians, released the following statement in advance of a National Labor ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 31, 2010

    Victory for Free Speech at Duke

    Pro-Life group's rights restored


    DURHAM, N.C., March 30, 2010–Duke University has reversed a decision by its Women's Center that prohibited the Duke Students for Life (DSFL) student group from holding a discussion on student ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 29, 2010

    PA Leadership Conference to Feature Campaign School


    2010 PA Leadership Conference

    * * * SPECIAL FEATURES * * *

    Campaign Workshop
    Friday, April 16th
    9:00 A.M. — ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 29, 2010

    Duke Denies Facilities to Pro-Life Group


    DURHAM, N.C., March 29, 2010–Duke University's Women's Center has canceled an event about motherhood because the sponsor was engaging in pro-life expression elsewhere on campus. A Women's ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 24, 2010

    University of Chicago Censors Student Facebook Posts


    CHICAGO, March 24, 2010–For the second time in two years, the University of Chicago has censored a student's post on a private Facebook page. Undergraduate Joseph "Tex" Dozier posted ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 22, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of March 22 and March 29


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 22, 2010

    Taking Back Our State and Nation


    March 22, 2010
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    CONTACT: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-1864
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    Taking Back Our State and Nation

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 16, 2010

    Federal Court Strikes Down Gun Rights Protest Restrictions


    Victory for Free Speech on Campus: Federal Court Strikes Down Gun Rights Protest Restrictions at Tarrant County College

    Dear Mr. Henry:

    Late yesterday, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 16, 2010

    Rasmussen: Toomey 49%, Specter 40%


    Monday, March 15, 2010

    For the third month in a row, likely Republican nominee Pat Toomey holds a nine-point lead over incumbent Arlen Specter in Pennsylvania's U.S. Senate race.
    ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 12, 2010

    Week in Review


    PA AFL-CIO, PSEA Join Forces
    Will coordinate strategy, political giving

    MARCH 9, 2010 | by JIM PANYARD

    The state AFL-CIO and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 12, 2010

    Victory for Freedom of Press at UC San Diego


    SAN DIEGO, March 11, 2010–In a victory for freedom of the press on campus, the student government of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) voted last night to end an ongoing moratorium ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 08, 2010

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 03, 2010

    PA Leadership Conference Offers Student Rates, Scholarships


    March 3, 2010
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-1864
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    PA Leadership Conference Offers Student ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 26, 2010

    Post-Party Summits to Equip Conservative Leaders for Political Success


    Contacts:
    Allison Tomei
    Director of PR
    American Majority
    (571) 420-2300

    Rebecca Wales
    Director of Communications
    Smart Girl ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 26, 2010

    FIRE Update


    February 26, 2010 Volume 6 / Issue 2
    The mission of FIRE is to defend and sustain individual rights at America's colleges and universities.
    UC San Diego Continues Assault on Student ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 24, 2010

    F&M Poll: Economic Concerns Linger



    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll…the 19th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    Please find attached and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 24, 2010

    Constitution Group Announces Bradford Course


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    CONSTITUTION GROUP ANNOUNCES BRADFORD COURSE

    (Lebanon) - The Constitutional Organization Of Liberty (COOL), ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, February 22, 2010

    Joe Pitts, Jim Deitch on Behind the Headlines


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 18, 2010

    Russell Seeks Seat in Special Election to Replace Murtha


    MEDIA RELEASE

    February 18, 2010
    RUSSELL FOR CONGRESS COMMITTEE
    CONTACT: Steve Clark
    (814) 944-5995

    RUSSELL WILL SEEK SEAT IN SPECIAL ELECTION
    Calls Effort ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 12, 2010

    F ~M National Poll


    FRANKLIN ~MARSHALL COLLEGE NATIONAL POLL

    For immediate release Friday, February 12, 2010

    Please find attached and below the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 12, 2010

    Debate Begins Over Marriage


    Senator wants constitutional amendment to define marriage

    Sen. John Eichelberger (R-Blair) has introduced Senate Bill 707, which has been referred to the Senate ...

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    Thu, February 11, 2010

    Victory for Free Speech at Temple University


    PHILADELPHIA, February 11, 2010–Temple University has withdrawn an unconstitutional, after-the-fact security fee levied by the university on a student group for hosting a presentation last ...

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    Wed, February 10, 2010

    F&M Analysis of Legislative Job Performance


    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    An Analysis of State Legislature Job Performance

    Governor Ed Rendell delivered his final budget ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 10, 2010

    House GOP Voices Concerns Over Rendell Spending


    Republican Leader
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives

    NEWS RELEASE

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 09, 2010

    Conway, Turzai to Speak at 2010 PLC


    Kellyanne Conway of the Polling Company and State House Republican Whip Mike Turzai are the latest Featured Speakers to be added to the agenda at the 2010 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference which ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, February 08, 2010

    Time for a Taxpayer Budget


    NEWS RELEASE
    Contact: Joe Sterns 717.671.1901 | jds@commonwealthfoundation.org

    It's Time for a Taxpayer's Budget

    CF ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, February 08, 2010

    State Budget: Job Creation Priority # 1


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Monday, Feb. 8, 2010


    2010-11 state budget: job creation should be priority No. 1

    HARRISBURG, PA ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, February 08, 2010

    John Kennedy on Behind the Headlines


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

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    Sat, February 06, 2010

    Final RSC Straw Vote Totals


    FINAL REPUBLICAN STATE COMMITTEE CAUCUS STRAW VOTE TOTALS*

    Governor:
    Tom Corbett 314
    Sam Rohrer 31

    [View Full Article]

    Sat, February 06, 2010

    Rohrer to Run Regardless of Endorsement


    The Republican State Committee Endorsement
    Posted by admin on February 4, 2010
    TO: Sam Rohrer Supporters ~Allies
    FR: Jeff Coleman, Senior Strategist
    DA: 4 February 2001
    RE: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 05, 2010

    FIRE Files Supreme Court Amicus Brief Supporting Freedom of Association


    FIRE Files Supreme Court Amicus Brief Supporting Freedom of Association in Christian Legal Society v. Martinez

    WASHINGTON, February 4, 2010–Today, the Foundation for Individual ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 04, 2010

    Penn State Whitewashes Climategate Investigation


    NEWS RELEASE

    Contact: Joe Sterns 717.671.1901 | jds@commonwealthfoundation.org
    Penn State Whitewashes Climategate Investigation
    University's internal ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 04, 2010

    PA Chamber: Renewable Energy, Yes; Mandates, No


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010


    PA Chamber: renewable energy, yes, mandates, no

    HARRISBURG, PA — ...

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    Wed, February 03, 2010

    Sen. Folmer to Address Libertarian Party Convention


    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania announces convention dates; co-sponsors Liberty Banquet with Keynote Speaker Sen. Mike Folmer (R-48)

    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania (LPPA)
    3915 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, February 01, 2010

    Constitution Group Announces Winter Courses


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    CONSTITUTION GROUP ANNOUNCES WINTER COURSES

    (Lebanon) - The Constitutional Organization Of Liberty (COOL), a ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, January 29, 2010

    PA Independent: Week in Review


    Economic Outlook: Growth Might Be Years Away

    2010 should be better than 2009, but state still in deep hole
    Recovery is on the way, but Pennsylvania will have ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, January 29, 2010

    Corbett, Rohrer to Speak at 2010 PA Leadership Conference


    The two candidates for the Republican nomination for Governor of Pennsylvania — Attorney General Tom Corbett and State Representative Sam Rohrer — will address the Saturday (April 17th) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 28, 2010

    Citizens Want a Constitutional Convention


    A new Franklin ~Marshall College Poll released today, January 27, confirms what most citizens already know, and what most political leaders are trying hard to deny. 78% of us think our government ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 27, 2010

    House Judiciary Committee Action Would Raise Health Care Costs


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010

    House committee moves bills that would increase health-care costs, move Pa. further away from balanced legal ...

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    Wed, January 27, 2010

    Toomey Leads in New F ~M Poll


    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll…the 19th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    Please find attached and below the results of the January 2010 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 25, 2010

    Commonwealth Foundation Launches PA Independent


    Contact: Jim Panyard 717.364.5224 | Jim@PAindependent.com
    Pennsylvania Independent Launches

    Web site to watchdog state government with investigtive reporting ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 25, 2010

    Robert N. Reeves, Jr. Elected to Lincoln Institute Board


    January 25, 2010
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org


    Robert ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 21, 2010

    Hey Ed : What's in the Bill?


    NEWS RELEASE
    Contact: Nathan Benefield 717.671.1901 | nab@commonwealthfoundation.org
    CF Challenges Gov. Rendell to Explain What's In the Bill

    Harrisburg, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 19, 2010

    CBS Launches First Pittsburgh FM Sport Station


    January 19, 2010

    SPORTSRADIO 93.7 THE FAN, PITTSBURGH'S ONLY FM SPORTS STATION,
    COMES TO TOWN ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15

    Most ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 18, 2010

    Behind the Headlines on State Budget Issues


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

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    Fri, January 15, 2010

    FIRE Urges Ninth Circuit to Defend First Amendment


    SAN FRANCISCO, January 13, 2010–Today, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) filed a friend-of-the-court brief urging the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 14, 2010

    2010 PA Leadership Conference Panels Announced


    January 14, 2010

    For Immediate Release

    Contact: Lowman Henry
    Lhenry@lincolninstitute.org
    (717) 671-1864

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 13, 2010

    Investigate 'Mann-Made' Global Warming


    Contact: Joe Sterns 717.671.1901 | jds@commonwealthfoundation.org


    Commonwealth Foundation calls for independent investigation of
    Penn State professor ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 07, 2010

    Sam Smith Reacts to Gambling Expansion Approval


    Representative Sam Smith
    Republican Leader
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    NEWS RELEASE
    Date: January 6, 2010 Contact: Stephen Miskin (717) 705-1852
    E-Mail: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 06, 2010

    Constitutional Convention Update


    Democracy Rising Pennsylvania

    Updates! Get Your Updates Here!
    There's so much going on that it's hard to keep up with it all. Here's our best shot.
    More ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, December 30, 2009

    PA Chamber Applauds Court Decision to Strike Down State Mercury Rule


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009


    PA Chamber applauds court's decision to strike down
    unnecessary state mercury rule

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, December 29, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

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    Wed, December 23, 2009

    Victory for Freedom of Conscience

    University of Minnesota backs away from idelogical screening


    MINNEAPOLIS, December 23, 2009–In response to sustained pressure from the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), the University of Minnesota—Twin Cities has backed away ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, December 22, 2009

    Grove City College Establishes Home School Leadership Scholarship


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Grove City College Establishes Christopher J. Klicka '82 Home School Leadership Scholarship

    GROVE CITY, Pa. (Grove City College) December 21, 2009 -- On ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 21, 2009

    ATR: Specter Vote on Cloture Violates Tax Pledge


    From Ryan Ellis on Sunday, December 20, 2009 5:56 PM
    If Sen. Arlen Specter (D-Penn.) votes for cloture on the Manager's Amendment or for final passage of the Senate healthcare bill, he ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, December 17, 2009

    University of Minnesota Defends Ideological Screen of Students


    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Adam Kissel For Immediate Release:
    Phone: 215-717-3473 December 17, 2009

    MINNEAPOLIS, December 17, 2009–The University of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, December 10, 2009

    PA Chamber Takes Health Care Reform Message to Congress


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Thursday, Dec. 10, 2009

    HARRISBURG, PA — Officials from the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry were in Washington, D.C. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, December 01, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of November 30, December 7


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley

    Center for Public Policy

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, November 20, 2009

    Metcalfe Appointed GOP Chair of House Intergovernmental Affairs Committee


    Rep. Daryl Metcalfe
    12th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    (724) 772-3110
    (717) 783-1707
    RepMetcalfe.com
    Contact: Ty McCauslin
    (717) 772-9979

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 19, 2009

    Rohrer Announces Gubernatorial Bid


    November 17, 2009
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    For Information Contact: James May, Campaign Manager
    James@SamRohrer.org | 484.319.7907

    Rohrer Announces Gubernatorial Bid

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 17, 2009

    Metcalfe and Rock Cement Strike-Free Education Pact


    Rep. Daryl Metcalfe
    12th District
    Rep. Todd Rock
    90th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    Contact: Ty McCauslin
    House Republican Public Relations
    (717) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 17, 2009

    Quinn Announces Bill to Suspend Legislative COLAs


    Rep. Marguerite Quinn
    143rd District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    (215) 489-2126
    (717) 772-1413
    Contact: Nicole Wamsley
    nwamsley@pahousegop.com
    (717) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 16, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of November 16, 23


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    NOW AIRING ON ALL COMCAST SYSTEMS IN PENNSYLVANIA

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    Fri, November 13, 2009

    Dick Armey to Keynote Harrisburg Rally


    (Lebanon, PA) — The national grassroots organization FreedomWorks has confirmed that former U.S. House Majority Leader Dick Armey will be serving as the keynote speaker at the "March On ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 12, 2009

    Constitution Group Joins Call for Rally in Harrisburg


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    CONSTITUTION GROUP JOINS CALL FOR RALLY IN HARRISBURG


    (Lebanon, PA) — The Constitutional Organization Of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 12, 2009

    FIRE Announces New Publication


    Contact: Will Creeley For Immediate Release:
    Phone: 212-582-3191 November 12, 2009

    FIRE Announces Publication of 'Correcting Common Mistakes in Campus Speech ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 12, 2009

    'Million Med March' Planned

    Satruday, November 21 Rally Beginning on City Island at Noon


    Pennsylvania's Million Med March is part of a simultaneous nationwide rally coordinated at the national level by the Million Med March and Docs4Patient Care, and coordinated at the state level by two ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 12, 2009

    House GOP Leader Smith's Statement on Perzel Indictment


    HARRISBURG - House Republican Leader Sam Smith (R-Jefferson County) issued the following statement regarding criminal charges announced today by Attorney General Tom Corbett:

    "Our ...

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    Tue, November 10, 2009

    'Predetermined Results' Tarnish State's Draft Climate Change Action Plan


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009

    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry today said sound science, unbiased ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 10, 2009

    House GOP: Don't Approve I-80 Tolling



    Don't Approve I-80 Tolling Application, House Republican Leader Smith
    Says To US Transportation Department

    Leader questions Turnpike's 'valuation' ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, November 06, 2009

    PA Chamber Promotes Flight 93 Memorial Campaign


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Friday, Nov. 6, 2009

    Statewide business leaders recognize
    Flight 93 National Memorial Campaign

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 05, 2009

    Students File Lawsuit Challenging Censorship of Pro-Gun Protest


    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Will Creeley For Immediate Release:
    Phone: 215-717-3473 November 5, 2009

    FORT WORTH, Texas, November 5, 2009–Tarrant County ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 04, 2009

    College Abandons Mysterious 'Sexual Harrassment' Charge for Lack of Evidence


    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106
    215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Adam Kissel For Immediate Release:
    Phone: 215-717-3473 November 3, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 02, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of November 2, 9


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
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    Thu, October 29, 2009

    PA Family Update

    Rendell holding universities hostage for gambling expansion



    FAMILY UPDATE
    Volume 5, Issue 33
    October 29, 2009
    The Pennsylvania Family Institute's weekly update to concerned citizens.
    Michael Geer, President
    Attention: PA ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 28, 2009

    F ~M Poll: Pessimism About Economy


    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll…the 18th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    Please find attached and below the results of the October 2009 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 26, 2009

    Government Spending on Track to Bankrupt PA


    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania (LPPa)
    3915 Union Deposit Road #223
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    www.lppa.org

    For Immediate Release: October 19, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 22, 2009

    Auditor Genera's Call for Reform Emphasized Need to End 'Pay-to-Play'


    Rep. Douglas Reichley
    134th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    (717) 787-1000
    (610) 965-9933
    Contact: Todd Abele
    tabele@pahousegop.com
    (717) 783-3957

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 22, 2009

    PA FAmily Institute Issues Nov. 3rd Voter Guide


    DON'T FORGET TO VOTE ON
    TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2009
    Download the Judicial Voters' Guide!

    Why should I care?

    Voters will ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 22, 2009

    Builders Launch Campaign Against Job Discrimination


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    For Information Contact: Sharon Militello, Director of Communications at 717.653.8106 or Sharon@abckeystone.org

    Builders Launch Central PA Campaign to

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 19, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of October 19, 26


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    For the weeks of October 19 and 26, 2009: Carolyn F. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 19, 2009

    FIRE Wins Templeton Freedom Award



    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106
    215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Greg Lukianoff For Immediate Release:
    Phone: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 16, 2009

    Westmoreland Watchman


    THE WESTMORELAND WATCHMAN
    A PUBLICATION OF THE WESTMORELAND COUNTY CONSERVATIVE COALITION
    VOLUME 1, NUMBER 9 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 13, 2009

    Gambling Opponents Oppose Foxwoods Casino


    EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA CITIZENS AGAINST GAMBLING

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Casino opponents appeal decisions to give Foxwoods more time to open their Casino - Opponents file brief ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 12, 2009

    PA Chamber Plans Trade Rally


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Friday, Oct. 9, 2009

    PA Chamber, U.S. Chamber rally to address importance of international trade to Pennsylvania's economy
    Senior ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 12, 2009

    Smith Says State Budget Not in Line with Economic Times


    Representative Sam Smith
    Republican Leader
    PA House of Representatives
    NEWS RELEASE
    Date: October 9, 2009 Contact: Stephen Miskin (717) 787-3845
    Internet: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 12, 2009

    Property Rights Rally Set On Behalf of 80-Year-Old Widow


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    October 11, 2009

    For more information contact Jim Babb at 610-539-8825 or jamesbabb@mac.com or Ken Krawchuk at 215-881-9696 or info@KenK.org

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 09, 2009

    NFIB Stands Oppposed to Union-Only Contracting


    NFIB State Director Kevin Shivers joined state Reps. John Bear (Lancaster) and Stan Saylor (York) and members of the Associated Builders and Contractors to support legislation that would finally end ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 05, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    For the weeks of October 5 and 12, 2009: Jeanette ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 05, 2009

    Victory for First Amendment in Pittsburgh


    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Robert Shibley For Immediate Release:
    Phone: 215-717-3473 October 2, 2009

    Victory for First Amendment: Pittsburgh-Area College ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 02, 2009

    Libertarian Party Denounces Budget Proposal


    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania denounces proposed budget plan

    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania
    3915 Union Deposit Road #223
    Harrisburg, PA 17109

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 02, 2009

    Conservative Reform Network News


    The Conservative Reform Network
    The Newsletter for Independent, Conservative Political Activists

    In This Issue
    Conservative Reform Network

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 28, 2009

    Dick Morris to Headline 2010 PA Leadership Conference

    Conference registration is now open


    September 28, 2010

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Contact: Lowman Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 24, 2009

    Franklin ~Marshall Releases National Poll


    For immediate release Thursday, 9/24/09

    Please find attached and below the results of the September 2009, Franklin ~Marshall College National Poll produced at ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 24, 2009

    Rohrer Condemns Rendell's Disparaging Remarks About Americans


    (717) 772-9845
    www.pahousegop.com

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    September 23, 2009

    Rohrer ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 24, 2009

    Rohrer: Taxpayer Dollars May Be Used to 'Buy' Budget Votes


    128th District

    Pennsylvania House of Representatives

    (610) 775-5130

    (717) 787-8550

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 21, 2009

    Behind the Headlinies Program Schedule


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    For the weeks of September 21, 28, 2009: Dr. John ...

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    Mon, September 21, 2009

    Bucknell University Hardens Policy Used to Shut Down Student Protests

    Student newspaper rejects FIRE ad



    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106
    215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Adam Kissel FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 04, 2009

    Students Return with New Tools to Defend Liberty


    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106
    215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Robert Shibley FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: 215-717-3473 September ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 04, 2009

    PFEW Newsletter


    Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week 2009

    September

    "Not only did PFEW bring out my hidden ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 03, 2009

    F&M Poll: Rendell Job Approval Rating Drops to Lowest Since Taking Office


    For Immediate release, September 3, 2009

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll…the 17th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 01, 2009

    Employers Launch Grassroots Health Reform Coalition


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Sept. 1, 2009

    Contact: Donna Steward
    Office: 360.943.1600 ext. 1012
    Mobile: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, August 28, 2009

    Sam Smith: Bring House Back Into Session to Deal With Budget


    (HARRISBURG) - In an effort to resolve the 58-day budget impasse, House Republican Leader Sam Smith called on House Democrat leaders to bring the House back into session to vote on taxes.

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 27, 2009

    ChamberPAC Endorses Mensch for State Senate


    HARRISBURG, PA — ChamberPAC, the political arm of the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry, announced its endorsement of state Rep. Bob Mensch for the 24th Senatorial District.

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 26, 2009

    FIRE Kick Off Awareness Campaign


    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Greg Lukianoff FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: 215-717-3473 August 25, 2009


    Full-Page Ad in U.S. News College Rankings Issue ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 26, 2009

    Recession Hurting PA Charities

    Many will be unable to fulfill their core mission


    Pennsylvania's nonprofit organizations are feeling the pinch of the national economic recession with 90% saying they have been hurt financially by the downturn. As a result of declining revenues, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, August 20, 2009

    PA Chamber Applauds Attempt to Fund Vital Government Programs


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Thursday, Aug. 20, 2009


    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry today applauded Senate lawmakers ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 19, 2009

    PA Chamber:

    Fiscally Responsible Budget is in State's Long-Term Best Interest


    The ongoing budget impasse is much more than a disagreement among lawmakers and the Rendell administration over spending levels for the 2009-10 fiscal year. It's a battle over philosophies — ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, August 19, 2009

    Commonwealth Foundation:

    ObamaCare is Bad Medicine for PA


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    08.19.09

    Report: ObamaCare Is Bad Medicine for PA
    National health care would harm state's economy and add $4,400 in costs for every ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, August 04, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of August 3, 10, 17


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    For the weeks of August 3, 10, 17: This year marks ...

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    Mon, August 03, 2009

    Eight Out of Ten Kentucky Voters Would Opt Out of Public Schools



    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    July 31, 2009
    Contact: Joe DiLaura, Friedman Foundation, 317.229.2128

    More than eight of ten Kentucky likely voters would ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 30, 2009

    Dave Barry Stars in New FIRE Video


    PHILADELPHIA, July 30, 2009–Dave Barry, Pulitzer Prize-winning humor columnist and author of more than 30 books, is no stranger to critics trying to censor his writing. The nationally ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 27, 2009

    House GOP Leader Sam Smith: No Reason for State Tax Increase


    Pennsylvania is now embroiled in the longest budget stalemate since 1991. A budget bill is finally in position to go to a conference committee - typically one of the last steps before a budget ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 22, 2009

    Free Speech Chilled at Santa Rosa Junior College


    SANTA ROSA, Calif., July 20, 2009–Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) has failed to lift an unconstitutional ban on "unofficial" use of the initials "SRJC" in private e-mail ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 22, 2009

    FIRE Update


    'The State of Free Speech on Campus' Series Exposes Repressive Policies Nationwide

    The countdown is now complete for FIRE's series of blogs on The State of Free ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, July 17, 2009

    PA Chamber Decries Tax Hikes, Inflated State Spending


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Friday, July 17, 2009

    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry said the state budget proposal (H.B. 146) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 15, 2009

    PA Pro-Life ONline News


    A twice-monthly publication of the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation/4800 Jonestown Rd., Suite 102/Harrisburg, PA/17109/717-541-0034.

    If you have any trouble accessing any of these ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 15, 2009

    Victory for Freedom of the Press at University of West Georgia


    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Adam Kissel FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: 215-717-3473 July 15, 2009


    Victory for Freedom of the Press at University of West ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 14, 2009

    Time to End Direct Higher Education Subsidies

    House Democrats' gimmick fosters important policy dialogue


    Harrisburg, PA – The Commonwealth Foundation applauds the Pennsylvania House Democrats' proposed elimination of higher education funding in the state budget, forcing lawmakers to re-examine the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, July 14, 2009

    Pat Toomey Endorsed by National Republican Senatorial Committee


    Contact–Nachama Soloveichik • 484.809.7994 • 646.528.1029
    Tim Kelly • 484.809.7994

    For Immediate Release–July 14, 2009

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 13, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of July 13, 20 and 27


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    For the weeks of July 13, 20, 27: The rights of the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 13, 2009

    Toomey Announces Second Quarter Fundraising: $1.6 million


    Contact– Nachama Soloveichik • 484.809.7994 • 646.528.1029
    Tim Kelly • 484.809.7994

    For Immediate Release–July 13, 2009

    Pat Toomey Announces Second ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 13, 2009

    Saylor Responds to PSEA/Rendell Misinformation on House GOP Budget Proposal


    www.RepSaylor.com
    Contact: Sean Yeakle
    (717) 787-3406
    www.pahousegop.com
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    July 10, 2009

    Saylor Responds to PSEA/Rendell Misinformation on ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 13, 2009

    Libertarian Party Calls on Harrisburg to Hold Line on Taxes


    Libertarian Party calls on Harrisburg to hold line on taxes

    Party urges legislators to regain control of spending

    Libertarian ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, July 10, 2009

    Conservative Reform Network News


    The Conservative Reform Network
    The Newsletter for Independent, Conservative Political Activists

    In This Issue
    Conservative Reform Network

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 08, 2009

    NRA Urges Vigilance on Sotomayor Confirmation

    Raises serious concerns about Sotomayor record on 2nd amendment rights


    For Immediate Release, July 8th, 2009
    Contact: Athan Koutsiouroumbas, athank@comcast.net

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 06, 2009

    American Radio Journal Signs-Up 100th Affiliate

    Nationally syndicate program now heard in 33 states


    July 6, 2009
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    CONTACT: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org


    (HARRISBURG, PA) — ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, July 06, 2009

    Victory for Freedom of Speech at University of Arizona


    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106
    215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE

    Contact: Adam Kissel FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, July 02, 2009

    PA Family Update


    FAMILY UPDATE
    Volume 5, Issue 23
    July 2, 2009
    The Pennsylvania Family Institute's weekly update to concerned citizens.
    Michael Geer, President
    Attention: PA Family ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 01, 2009

    Toomey Honored to Receive Endorsement from Rep. Bill Shuster (PA-09)


    Allentown, PA — U.S. Senate candidate Pat Toomey thanked Republican Rep. Bill Shuster (PA-09) for his endorsement today. Rep. Shuster's endorsement comes on the heels of endorsements from ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, July 01, 2009

    Commonwealth Foundation Launches 'Yes , We Can!' and 'We Agree'


    CF Launches "Yes, We Can!" and "We Agree!"

    Does your state legislator agree with Pres. Obama, who said, "In an economy like this, the last ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, June 26, 2009

    Conservative Reform Network News


    The Conservative Reform Network
    The Newsletter for Independent, Conservative Political Activists

    In This Issue
    Conservative Reform Network

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 25, 2009

    FIRE Update


    June 24

    Second Annual CFN Conference a Success; Gift Fund Surpassed!

    Since October, we have been calling on you to donate to ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 25, 2009

    Congressman Joe Pitts Endorses Pat Toomey for U.S. Senator


    Congressman Joe Pitts
    Berks * Chester * Lancaster
    902 Columbia Avenue * Lancaster, PA 17603

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    June 25, 2009

    Joe ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 23, 2009

    Linda Gates Elected to Lincoln Board

    Dr. Paul Kengor, Colin Hanna, Frank Ryan re-elected to new terms


    June 23, 2009
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    chenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, June 19, 2009

    Family Update


    FAMILY UPDATE
    Volume 5, Issue 21
    June 19, 2009
    The Pennsylvania Family Institute's weekly update to concerned citizens.
    Michael Geer, President
    Attention: PA Family ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, June 19, 2009

    Behind the Headlines

    Program Schedule for weeks of June 22, 29 and July 6


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    For the weeks of June 22, 29, July 6, 2009: It's ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 18, 2009

    Governor Breaks Promise Again:

    Seeks to postpone phase-out of Capital Stock and Franchise Tax


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, June 17, 2009


    Governor breaks promises again: Seeks to postpone phase-out of Capital Stock and Franchise Tax

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 18, 2009

    Rendell to Suspend Laws of Economics for Three Years



    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    06.18.09

    Rendell to Suspend Laws of Economics for Three Years
    Governor calls CF's job loss projections ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 16, 2009

    PA Chamber: Raising Taxes on Individuals, Businesses Wrong


    PRESSRELEASE

    For more information,contact
    LesleySmith, director ofcommunications, 717 720-5446 or 717 645-2073 (cell)

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Tuesday, June 16, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 16, 2009

    Libertarian Party Denounces Broad-based Tax Increases


    Libertarian Party denounces broad-based tax increase

    Cut spending, don't raise taxes

    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania
    3915 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 15, 2009

    Bucknell University Slams Door on Student Satires of Obama Stimulus Plan


    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106
    215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Adam Kissel FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: 215-717-3473 June 11, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 15, 2009

    PIT Increase Would Cost Thousands of PA Jobs


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    06.15.09

    New CF analysis projects 48,000 jobs lost from 1% increase in state income tax

    HARRISBURG, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 11, 2009

    PA GOP: Rendell and House Democrats Play Budget Games


    HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason is appalled by the way Gov. Ed Rendell and Democrats in Harrisburg have handled this year's state budget negotiations. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 10, 2009

    In What World is an 11.7% Increase Called a Decrease?


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    06.10.09

    Rendell misinformation bus tour continues with Brouillette on its tail

    Harrisburg, PA ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 09, 2009

    PA Coalition Launches to Focus on Federal Courts; Sotomayor


    Contact: Athan Koutsiouroumbas - athank@comcast.net

    Pennsylvania - PA Coalition Launches to Focus on Federal Courts; Sotomayor
    Group to address impact of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 08, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of June 8 and June 15, 2009


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    For the weeks of June 8 and 15, 2009: Kelly Lewis of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, June 05, 2009

    CF Statement on Film Tax Credit Study

    Flawed report gives lawmakers more reasons to eliminate program


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    06.05.09

    Harrisburg, PA – Commonwealth Foundation President and CEO Matthew J. Brouillette issued the following statement today in ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 04, 2009

    Bozell Calls for Vote on Broadcaster Freedom Act


    For Immediate Release CONTACT: Colleen O'Boyle
    May 18, 2009 or Tim Scheiderer at (703) 683-5004

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, June 04, 2009

    House Should Act Immediately on Spending Transparency Bill Passed by Senate


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    06.03.09

    House Should Act Immediately on Spending Transparency Bill Passed by the Senate

    Harrisburg, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, June 03, 2009

    PA Chamber: Combined Reporting Would Hinder PA Economic Recovery


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, June 3, 2009


    PA Chamber: combined reporting would hinder Pa.'s economic recovery

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, June 02, 2009

    PA Chamber to Lawmakers: Enact Fiscally Responsible State Budget


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Tuesday, June 2, 2009

    PA Chamber to lawmakers: enact fiscally responsible state budget

    HARRISBURG, PA ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, June 01, 2009

    Manufacturers Salute Senate's Fiscally Responsible Budget


    PMA praises PA Senate leaders for courageous pro-growth, pro-taxpayer stand

    (Harrisburg) May 6, 2009 —The $27.3 billion balanced budget approved 30 to 20 by ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, May 29, 2009

    NFIB Members Help Secure Senate Passage of No Tax Hike Budget

    Stage set for battle in House


    Senate leaders got the message. A 65-member-strong NFIB delegation took to the Capitol Tuesday and helped to convince a majority of senators to hold the line on spending and taxes in the upcoming ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, May 29, 2009

    Small Business to Harrisburg: Time to Live Within Our Means


    Small business owners urge legislators to balance the state's books without a tax increase

    Contact: Kevin Shivers at (717) 232-8582 or Jason Brewer at (202) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, May 28, 2009

    First Amendment Rights Trampled by Pittsburgh College

    Student advocates for concealed carry of firearms on campus



    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106
    215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Robert Shibley FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: 215-717-3473 May ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 26, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of May 25 and June 1


    BEHIND THE HEADLINES is a television production of The Susquehanna Valley
    Center for Public Policy
    www.susvalleypolicy.org

    For the weeks of May 25 and June 1 joining Charlie ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 26, 2009

    House Republican Leader Questions Credibility of So-Called Democrat Spending Advocates


    Representative Sam Smith
    Republican Leader
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    NEWS RELEASE
    Date: May 26, 2009 Contact: Stephen Miskin (717) 787-3845
    E-Mail: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 20, 2009

    Celebrate National Parents' Day in July


    For immediate release

    Contact person: Lourdes Swarts @ 570 842 3205

    Gouldsboro, PA -- The Pennsylvania Family Coalition is ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, May 18, 2009

    House GOP Leader Asks When Democrat Funding Bill Will Be Introduced


    Representative Sam Smith
    Republican Leader
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    NEWS RELEASE
    Date: May 18, 2009 Contact: Stephen Miskin (717) 787-3845
    E-Mail: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 12, 2009

    Chief Justice Issues State of the Commonwealth's Courts Report


    CONTACT: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Stuart Ditzen, Assistant for Communications www.pacourts.us
    215-560-6300

    Chief Justice Issues State of Commonwealth's ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, May 08, 2009

    PA Chamber Congratulates Senate GOP on Spending Restraint


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, May 6, 2009

    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry commended state Senate Republicans for ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, May 08, 2009

    Victory for Student Rights in Wisconsin:

    Regents to Restore Due Process Rights


    MADISON, Wis., May 6, 2009–After substantial input from the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents has restored essential due ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 06, 2009

    Commonwealth Foundation Applauds Senate Budget


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    05.06.09

    Commonwealth Foundation Applauds Senate Budget
    Spending plan represents step toward fiscal responsibility, CF encourages ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, May 06, 2009

    Libertarian Party Joins Lawsuit Challenging PA Election Code


    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania
    3915 Union Deposit Road #223
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    www.lppa.org

    For Immediate Release: May 5, 2009

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, May 05, 2009

    Schroder, O'Brien Lead Bipartisan Effort to Keep Gaming Contributions Out of Politics


    Rep. Curt Schroder (R-155)
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    www.CurtSchroder.com
    Contact: Donna M. Pinkham
    (717) 260-6452
    and
    Rep. Michael O'Brien (D-175)

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, May 01, 2009

    Conservative Reform Network News


    The Conservative Reform Network
    The Newsletter for Independent, Conservative Political Activists

    In This Issue
    Conservative Reform Network

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 30, 2009

    FIRE Files Amicus Brief Urging Supreme Court to Hear Student Freedom of Association Case


    Contact: William Creeley FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: 212-582-3195 April 29, 2009


    FIRE Files Amicus Brief Urging Supreme Court to Hear Student Freedom ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 27, 2009

    Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Bucks National Trend; Tallies Up More New Readers


    Despite the drubbing taken by American newspapers in recent months, the Tribune-Review has posted significant gains in circulation since 2007.

    Average circulation ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, April 24, 2009

    Schroder Says Now is No Time for Gaming Expansion in PA


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    April 23, 2009

    Schroder Says Now is No Time For Gaming Expansion in Pennsylvania
    Lawmaker cites flaws in state gaming laws, says expansion won't end with ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, April 24, 2009

    Victory for First Amendment Rights at UMass Amherst


    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106
    215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Adam Kissel FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: 215-717-3473 April 23, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, April 24, 2009

    PA Family Update


    FAMILY UPDATE
    Volume 5, Issue 13
    April 23, 2009
    The Pennsylvania Family Institute's weekly update to concerned citizens.
    Michael Geer, President
    Attention: PA Family ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, April 21, 2009

    Victory for Freedom of Speech at University of Colorado at Boulder


    Victory for Freedom of Speech at University of Colorado at Boulder: University Lifts Financial Burden on Students Hosting Controversial Speakers Ward Churchill and William Ayers

    BOULDER, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 20, 2009

    New Site Launched to Cover PA's 2010 Elections


    MEDIA ADVISORY
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Contact: Dan Hirschhorn |215-870-3050 or editor@pa2010.com

    PHILADELPHIA, April 20 – With Pennsylvania ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, April 17, 2009

    Rep. Curt Schroder Introduces $520 Million Legislative Cost Reduction Plan


    Measures propose to cut pay and perks, make Legislature more
    cost-effective

    HARRISBURG - The Pennsylvania budget is expected to be $2.3 billion
    short this ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, April 17, 2009

    UMass Amherst Stands by as Student Newspaper is Stolen and Censored


    UMass Amherst Stands by as Student Newspaper is Stolen and Censored; Student
    Government Senator Ejected for Trying to Uphold First Amendment on Campus

    AMHERST, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 15, 2009

    Victory for Freedom of Conscience at Virginia Tech


    Contact: Adam Kissel FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    BLACKSBURG, Va., April 14, 2009–The president of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) has announced that proposed ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 15, 2009

    Thousands Attend Harrisburg Tax Day Tea Party


    Thousands Attend Harrisburg Tax Day Tea Party to Protest Wasteful Spending in Harrisburg and Washington

    One of hundreds of events held across the state and nation

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 13, 2009

    Lincoln Institute Announces Radio Program Changes

    Doug Keegan, Andy Roth to take over for Pat Toomey


    April 14, 2009

    For Immediate Release

    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 13, 2009

    PA Business Climate Mired in Recession

    But optimism surfaces that recovery could get underway soon


    A third of Pennsylvania businesses are worried they will not be able to survive the recession, and access to credit is not the main reason for their concern. This as the Lincoln Institute's Spring ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, April 09, 2009

    Libertarian Party of PA to Participate in Tax Day Tea Parties


    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania to participate in Pennsylvania Tax Day Tea Parties

    Pennsylvania Tea Parties to protest government stimulus spending scheduled ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, April 08, 2009

    New Virginia Tech 'Diversity' Requiremens for Tenure Violate Acadamic Freedom


    BLACKSBURG, Va., April 6, 2009–After being alerted to mandatory "diversity" requirements for faculty tenure, promotion, and personal development, the Board of Visitors at Virginia ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, April 06, 2009

    Commonwealth Foundation Examines PA Pension and Retiree Medical Liabilities


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    04.06.09

    HARRISBURG, PA – The Commonwealth Foundation today released A Tale of Three Cities: Pennsylvania's Retiree and Medical ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 30, 2009

    COOL Announces Spring Courses


    (Lebanon, PA) - The Constitutional Organization Of Liberty (COOL), a conservative, non-partisan political action committee registered with the Pennsylvania Department of State, has announced its ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 30, 2009

    Join Us for the 2010 PA Leadership Conference


    Dates have been announced for the 2010 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference. The 2010 conference will be held on April 16th and 17th at the Four Points Sheraton near Harrisburg.

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 26, 2009

    PCN to Air Pennsylvania Leadership Conference


    The 2009 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference will be broadcast by the Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCN).

    PCN will broadcast live from the Pennsylvania Leadership ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 26, 2009

    PA Chamber: House Missed Opportunity to Address Access to Affordable Health Care


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, March 25, 2009

    HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry today expressed disappointment that ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 25, 2009

    Franklin ~Marshall Release Statewide Poll



    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll…the 17th consecutive year of polling in Pennsylvania

    Please find attached and below the results of the March 2009 Franklin and Marshall ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 19, 2009

    Commonwealth Foundation Announces Video Contest


    March 19th, 2009
    Win Up to $2,500 by Entering the
    Please, No More Taxes! Video Contest
    Need some extra cash? There's plenty of time left to enter the Please, No More Taxes! video ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 17, 2009

    Controversial Speakers Face Huge Security Fees at Berkeley and Colorado


    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106
    215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Adam Kissel FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: 215-717-3473 March 17, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 16, 2009

    PA Pro-Life On-Line News


    March 16, 2009

    Pennsylvania Pro-Life Online News from the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation

    A twice-monthly publication of the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 13, 2009

    Constitutional Group Throws Support Behind Sovereignty Resolution


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    CONSTITUTIONAL GROUP THROWS SUPPORT BEHIND SOVEREIGNTY RESOLUTION


    (Lebanon, PA) — The Constitutional ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, March 11, 2009

    PA Chamber Urges Sen. Specter, Congressional Delegation to Reject 'Card Check' Legislation


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, March 11, 2009

    Anti-business, anti-worker bill formally introduced in Congress

    HARRISBURG, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 10, 2009

    Libertarian Party of PA to Hold State Convention in Clarion May 2


    Convention offers great speakers, unique events, advocacy workshops, annual awards and LPPa business sessions


    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania
    3915 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, March 10, 2009

    Employee Free Choice Act Promotes Divisions in Workplace, Threatens Jobs


    Harrisburg, PA (March 10, 2009) - Citizens to Protect PA Jobs, a broad-based coalition of businesses and concerned Pennsylvanians, is urging federal lawmakers to reject the deceptively titled ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 09, 2009

    PA Family Institute Statement on Embryonic Stem Cell Research Executive Order


    President kills ban on federal funding of embryonic stem cell research

    Executive order reflects a disdain for human life

    In a ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 06, 2009

    Constitutional Group Broadens Appeal with Name Change


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524

    (Lebanon) — Responding to increased interest from across Pennsylvania, the Constitutional Organization Of Lebanon, organized four ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, March 06, 2009

    PA Chamber Lobbies Sen. Specter on Card Check


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Friday, March 6, 2009

    PA Chamber to visit DC to urge U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter, Congressional delegation to oppose 'union card check' ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, March 05, 2009

    FIRE Update


    FIRE Announces Second Annual Campus Freedom Network Student Conference
    This summer, students from around the country will meet in Philadelphia for the second annual Campus Freedom Network ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 02, 2009

    Wright State University Bans Christian Group from Campus


    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Robert L. Shibley FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: 215-717-3473 March 2, 2009


    DAYTON, Ohio, March 2, 2009–Wright State ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, March 02, 2009

    20th Annual PA Leadership Conference Announces Speakers

    Reagan, Kengor, Toomey, Armey, Norquist, Walker to keynote


    March 2, 2009
    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Lowman S. Henry
    (717) 671-0776
    lhenry@lincolninstitute.org


    20th Annual PA Leadership ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 26, 2009

    Franklin ~Marshall Poll:

    44% of Pennsylvanians 'worse off' financially than a year ago


    For immediate release Thursday, 2/26/09

    The Franklin ~Marshall College Poll.the 17th consecutive year of polling in
    Pennsylvania

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 24, 2009

    Mike Folmer Re-introduces Voter Choice Act


    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania
    3915 Union Deposit Road #223
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    www.lppa.org

    For Immediate Release: February 24, 2009

    Contact: Doug Leard ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 20, 2009

    Libertarian Party Endorses Commonwealth Foundation Tax Saving Recommendations


    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania
    3915 Union Deposit Road #223
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    www.lppa.org

    For Immediate Release: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 20, 2009

    PA Conservative Council Newsletter





    • PACC Members Volunteer at Convention
    • Financial Conservatism
    • From the Floor at the Chester County Republican Nominating ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 18, 2009

    Piccola Unveils Higher Education Proposal


    Focusing on Affordability, Accountability, ~Choice in Education

    HARRISBURG — In response to the Governor's recent unveiling of his proposed Tuition Relief Act, Senator Jeffrey E. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 12, 2009

    Lincoln Institute Poll:

    PA Supervisors: Consolidation Not the Answer


    Pennsylvania has a wide array of local governments ranging from cities, to boroughs, to townships. Some see this as a wasteful duplication of effort, others view it as keeping government more ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 12, 2009

    CF Report Finds $5 Billion in Government Waste


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    02.12.09

    CF Report Finds $5 billion in Gov't Waste
    State gov't overspending is impeding prosperity and burdening taxpayers

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 11, 2009

    PA GOP Chairman Expresses Disappointment with Stimulus Package Vote


    Contact: Michael Barley
    Press Release


    HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason, Jr. released the following statement ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, February 10, 2009

    Paul Tripp to Speak at UFC Spring Fundraiser March 26th


    Urban Family Council cordially invites to you to attend our

    "SEND ME!" Spring Fundraising Banquet ~Silent Auction

    Thursday, March 26, 2009
    6:00 p.m. - ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 06, 2009

    Commonwealth Foundation Launches Please, No More Taxes! Campaign


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    02.05.09

    Commonwealth Foundation Launches
    Please, No More Taxes! Campaign

    HARRISBURG, PA – The Commonwealth ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, February 06, 2009

    Conservative Reform Network News


    Conservative Reform Network
    The Newsletter for Independent, Conservative Political Activists

    In This Issue
    Conservative Reform Network

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, February 05, 2009

    State Budget Must Address Economic Competitiveness


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2008

    State budget must address Pa.'s economic competitiveness

    HARRISBURG, PA ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 04, 2009

    Employee Forced Choice Act Offers False Hope to Workers, Threatens Economy


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2008

    Employee Forced Choice Act offers false hopes to workers; threatens economy

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 04, 2009

    Commonwealth Foundation Statement on Rendell Budget Address


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    2.04.09


    HARRISBURG, PA – Commonwealth Foundation President and CEO Matthew J. Brouillette issued the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, February 04, 2009

    House GOP: Rendell Spends Too Much In Budget Proposal

    $705 million in new spending


    Representative Sam Smith
    Republican Leader
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    NEWS RELEASE
    Date: February 4, 2009 Contact: Stephen Miskin (717) 787-3845
    E-Mail: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, January 30, 2009

    CompetePA Coalition Calls for PA Stimulus Package for Business


    HARRISBURG, Pa., January 29, 2009 — With little more than a week remaining until Governor Ed Rendell's 2009-2010 budget address to the General Assembly, CompetePA is calling for state leaders ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 29, 2009

    COOL Announces Winter Courses


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    COOL ANNOUNCES WINTER COURSES

    (Lebanon) - The Constitutional Organization Of Lebanon (COOL), a conservative, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 28, 2009

    Michigan State Drops 'Spamming' Complaint Against Student Critic of Administration


    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106 215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440

    PRESS RELEASE
    Contact: Will Creeley FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Phone: ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 26, 2009

    Frederick Lovelace Receives West Shore Chamber Award

    Boy Scout leader, Right to Work board member


    Board members from Pennsylvanians for Right to Work, Inc. were honored to participate in the West Shore Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting where Retired Army Col. Frederick Lovelace received the Les ...

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    Fri, January 23, 2009

    Update from the Commonwealth Foundation

    Government Transparency Resources


    UPDATE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    01.23.09

    Government Transparency Resources

    Our latest CF NOW video highlights current efforts to create more government ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, January 22, 2009

    Highmark and Independence Blue Cross Withdraw Applications to Combine


    PHILADELPHIA and PITTSBURGH, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Highmark Inc. and Independence Blue Cross (IBC) announced today that they have withdrawn their applications to the Pennsylvania Insurance ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 21, 2009

    FIRE Pens Open Letter to President Obama

    Asks for help fighting unconstitutional speech codes on college campuses


    WASHINGTON, January 20, 2009–This Inauguration Day, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) has sent President Barack Obama an open letter requesting that, as a constitutional ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 19, 2009

    PA Libertarian Party Calls for Spending Cuts, Not Federal Bailout


    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania
    3915 Union Deposit Road #223
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    www.lppa.org

    For Immediate Release: January 14, 2009

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 19, 2009

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of January 19, 26


    Watch BEHIND THE HEADLINES, a television production of The Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy.

    For the weeks of January 19 and 26, 2009: New Speaker of the ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, January 14, 2009

    Deceit at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale as Chancellor Tries to Cover Up Free Speech Crisis


    CARBONDALE, Ill., January 13, 2009–To cover up a free speech crisis on his campus, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale's chancellor has resorted to deceit. SIUC Chancellor Samuel Goldman ...

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    Wed, January 14, 2009

    Commonwealth Foundation Launches PennsylvaniaVotes.org

    Innovative web site helps citizens keep tabs on state government


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    1.14.09

    Harrisburg, PA – The Commonwealth Foundation today announced the launch of

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 06, 2009

    Pennsylvania Deficit Watch I



    Pennsylvania Deficit Watch I
    January 2009
    Updates on Pennsylvania's Revenue Shortfall from the Commonwealth Foundation
    01.06.09

    The Pennsylvania Department of ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, January 06, 2009

    FIRE Update


    Welcome to FIRE's Ten Year Anniversary Celebration!
    This year FIRE celebrates its ten-year anniversary. Back in 1999, FIRE was founded by Alan Charles Kors and Harvey Silverglate to address a ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, January 05, 2009

    New Liberty Index Posted


    www.libertyindex.com is live!!!
    Rep. Daryl Metcalfe #1 in the House for 2008
    Sen. Mike Folmer #1 in Senate for 2008

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 29, 2008

    Smith Appoints House GOP Committee Chairs


    Representative Sam Smith
    Republican Leader
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    NEWS RELEASE
    Date: December 29, 2008 Contact: Stephen Miskin
    Office: (717) ...

    [View Full Article]

    Sat, December 27, 2008

    Conservative Reform Network News


    Conservative Reform Network
    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    The Newsletter for Independent, Conservative ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, December 23, 2008

    Constitutional Group Selects New Officers


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: 717-228-7524


    CONSTITUTIONAL GROUP SELECTS NEW OFFICERS

    (Lebanon) - The Constitutional Organization Of Lebanon ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 15, 2008

    Newsradio 1020 KDKA Announced New Weekday Lineup

    Afternoon news expands, Mike Pinek Returns


    Dec. 15, 2008

    PITTSBURGH — NewsRadio 1020 KDKA today announced a new weekday programming lineup, starting Monday, Jan. 5, 2009. The new schedule includes ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 15, 2008

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of December 15, 22 and 29


    Watch BEHIND THE HEADLINES, a television production of The Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy.

    For the weeks of December 15, 22, 29 a discussion with Dr. ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 15, 2008

    FIRE Update


    December 12

    FIRE Co-founder Announces Candidacy for Harvard Board of Overseers
    FIRE is excited to announce that Harvey Silverglate, FIRE Co-founder and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, December 08, 2008

    News radio 1020 KDKA Launches FM Simulcasts


    Hear KDKA Crystal-Clear on HD3 Channels of B94, Y108 and Star 100.7

    PITTSBURGH — The world's pioneer commercial radio station, NewsRadio 1020 KDKA, can now be ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, December 05, 2008

    Michigan State University Student Faces Suspencion for 'Span' After E-Mailing Profs



    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106 215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE

    Contact: Adam Kissel
    Phone: 215-717-3473 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, December 02, 2008

    Spend Like It's 2007


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    12.02.08
    Commonwealth's revenue shortfall grows to $658 million

    HARRISBURG, PA – The Commonwealth ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 24, 2008

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of November 24, December 1 and 8


    Watch BEHIND THE HEADLINES, a television production of The Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy.

    For the weeks of November 24, December 1 and 8, 2008: Nell ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, November 21, 2008

    2009 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference

    Dick Armey to be Kick-Off speaker!


    The 2009 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference announces
    Congressman Dick Armey
    as Kick Off Speaker!

    Congressman Dick Armey, Chairman of FreedomWorks, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 17, 2008

    Victory for Freedom of Speech at Binghamton University


    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106 215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE

    Contact: Adam Kissel
    Phone: 215-717-3473 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, November 12, 2008

    Ten Pennsylvanians Die Each Day from Government Health Insurance


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    11.11.08

    Ten Pennsylvanians Die Each Day from Government Health Insurance
    Uninsured citizens fare better than government insured ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, November 11, 2008

    Libertarian Party of PA Regains Party Status


    Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania (LPPa) regains party status

    Auditor General candidate, Betsy Summers, leads LPPa in vote total

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, November 10, 2008

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of November 10, 17


    Watch BEHIND THE HEADLINES, a television production of The Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy.

    For the weeks of November 10 and 17, 2008: A discussion ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 06, 2008

    Temple College Recerses Censorship of Cartoon, Nietzsche Quote


    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106 215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE

    Contact: Adam Kissel
    Phone: 215-717-3473 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, November 06, 2008

    Massive Budget Hole Awaits New Legislature


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    11.06.08

    Massive Budget Hole Awaits New Legislature
    Commonwealth's revenue shortfall grows to $560 million

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 31, 2008

    Urban Family Update


    In This Issue
    From the President

    Upcoming Events

    Traveling Mercies

    United Way - A Great ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 31, 2008

    Conservative Reform Network News


    Conservative Reform Network
    The Newsletter for Independent, Conservative Political Activists

    In This Issue
    Conservative Reform Network

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 30, 2008

    PAPA Update


    Rep. Josh Shapiro Responds to PAPA's Newsletter

    • Rep. Shapiro's Response

    In our last newletter, we indicated State ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 30, 2008

    F ~M PA Poll Results

    Obama by 13%


    FRANKLIN AND MARSHALL COLLEGE POLL
    Pennsylvania Results
    Lancaster, PA

    For immediate release Wednesday, 10/29/08

    Please ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 30, 2008

    PA Chamber Offers Energy Summit II


    In February of this year, the Pennsylvania Chamber presented the Pennsylvania Energy Summit to provide an overview of the challenges businesses will face regarding the availability of affordable ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 27, 2008

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of October 27 and November 3


    Watch BEHIND THE HEADLINES, a television production of The Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy.

    Watch all shows on www.thevoiceofpa.net

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 22, 2008

    Time for School Board Tansparency


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    10.21.08

    Time for School Board Transparency
    Commonwealth Foundation launches "sunshine" project on

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 22, 2008

    Supreme Court of PA Affirms Bob Barr Ballot Status


    Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Affirms Libertarian Presidential Candidate Bob Barr

    Republican Appeal to Strike Candidate from Ballot Fails

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 22, 2008

    F&M Releases National Poll Results: Obama Leads McCain by 5%


    FRANKLIN ~MARSHALL COLLEGE NATIONAL POLL Lancaster, PA

    For immediate release Wednesday, 10/22/08

    Please find attached and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 20, 2008

    'Top Ten Gun Safety Tips' Censored at Lone Star College in Texas


    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510 Philadelphia PA 19106 215-717-3473
    Fax: 215-717-3440
    PRESS RELEASE

    Contact: Adam Kissel
    Phone: 215-717-3473 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 17, 2008

    COOL Offers Introductory Court on Constitution


    For Immediate Release
    Contact: Laurel Lynn Petolicchio
    717-228-7524

    Lebanon, PA - The non-partisan, conservative organization Constitutional Organization Of Lebanon (COOL) has ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, October 17, 2008

    Conservative Reform Network News


    Conservative Reform Network
    The Newsletter for Independent, Conservative Political Activists

    In This Issue
    Conservative Reform Network

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 16, 2008

    Political Speech Under Attack on America's Campuses


    Greg Lukianoff, President
    Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)
    601 Walnut Street, Suite 510
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Phone: 215-717-3473; Fax: 215-717-3440

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 15, 2008

    F ~M Poll: Barletta Leads Kanjorski by 5%


    For immediate release-- Wednesday, 10/15/08 Pennsylvania 11th Congressional District Poll

    Please find attached and below the results of the October 2008 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 15, 2008

    PA Pro-Life Federation News


    October 15, 2008

    A publication of the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation
    4800 Jonestown Rd., Suite 102
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    717-541-0034

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, October 14, 2008

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule


    Watch BEHIND THE HEADLINES, a television production of The Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy. For the weeks of October 13 and 20, 2008: Susquehanna Valley Center Board Member Ed Arnold and ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, October 09, 2008

    Franklin ~Marshall College Poll

    Incumbent Chris Carney leads challenger Chris Hackett by 14 points


    FRANKLIN AND MARSHALL COLLEGE POLL Lancaster, PA


    For immediate release Thursday, 10/09/08

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 06, 2008

    FIRE Update


    The Shadow University Celebrates Its Ten-Year Anniversary
    October marks the ten-year anniversary of the publication of The Shadow University: The Betrayal of Liberty on America's Campuses, an ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, October 06, 2008

    Rohrer Says $160 million September Revenue Shortfall Is No October Surprise


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    October 6, 2008

    Rohrer Says $160 Million September Revenue Shortfall
    Is No October Surprise

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 01, 2008

    What will the General Assembly Do?

    Turnpike lease opportunity expires


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    09.30.08

    What Will the General Assembly Do?
    Turnpike lease opportunity is going away

    HARRISBURG, PA–The $12.8 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 01, 2008

    After Free Speech Victory in Federal Court, FIRE Warns Public Universities Violating First Amendment


    PHILADELPHIA, September 30, 2008–Today, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) sent letters to administrators at twenty public colleges and universities in New Jersey, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 01, 2008

    In PA: Obama Leads McCain by Seven Points

    Franklin and Marshall College Poll


    FRANKLIN AND MARSHALL COLLEGE POLL Lancaster, PA

    For immediate release Wednesday, 10/01/08

    Please find ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 01, 2008

    Reduce Spending Now, or Increase Taxes Later

    $281 million budget shortfall puts taxpayers at risk


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    10.01.08

    Reduce Spending Now, or Increase Taxes Later
    $281 million budget shortfall puts taxpayers at risk

    HARRISBURG, ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, October 01, 2008

    PA Pro-Life Federation On-Line News


    Pennsylvania Pro-Life Online News from the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation
    October 1, 2008

    A publication of the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation
    4800 ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 29, 2008

    PA Medical Society Demands Taxpayer Subsidies Rather Than Legal Reforms


    The Pennsylvania Medical Society (PMS) has long been in cahoots with Personal Injury Governor (PIG) Rendell, an outspoken opponent of legal reform.

    Choosing to stay ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 29, 2008

    Behind the Headlines Program Schedule

    Weeks of September 29, October 6


    Watch BEHIND THE HEADLINES, a television production of The Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy. For the weeks of September 29 and October 6 a discussion about the upcoming election with Abe ...

    [View Full Article]

    Thu, September 25, 2008

    Franklin ~Marshall College NationalPoll

    McCain Leads Obama by 2%


    For immediate release Thursday, 9/25/08

    Please find attached and below the results of the September national Franklin and Marshall College Poll produced at ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 23, 2008

    Delay on Turnpike Lease is Bad Policy

    Commonwealth Foundation urges action on lease legislation


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    09.23.08

    Delay on Turnpike Lease Is Bad Policy
    Commonwealth Foundation Urges Action on Lease Legislation

    HARRISBURG, PA ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 22, 2008

    Victory for Free Speech at Baldosta State University

    New president's changes remove school from FIRE's red alert list


    PHILADELPHIA, September 17, 2008–In a welcome reversal, Valdosta State University (VSU) has revoked its unconstitutional free speech zone policy, restoring free expression to the vast majority ...

    [View Full Article]

    Mon, September 22, 2008

    PA Family Update


    FAMILY UPDATE
    Volume 4, Issue 26
    September 19, 2008
    The Pennsylvania Family Institute's weekly update to concerned ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 19, 2008

    Current State Spending = Future Tax Increase


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    09.18.08

    Current State Spending = Future Tax Increase?
    Budget revenue shortfalls on track to produce ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 19, 2008

    Rohrer Calls for Immediate Re-Opening of Out-of-Balance State Budget

    Says tax increase 'guaranteed'


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    September 18, 2008

    Rohrer Calls for Immediate Re-Opening of Out-of-Balance,
    Tax-Increase-Guaranteed State Budget

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 17, 2008

    Franklin ~Marshall Poll:

    Barletta Leads Kanjorski by 9 Points



    FRANKLIN AND MARSHALL COLLEGE POLL Lancaster, PA


    For immediate release Wednesday, 9/17/08 Pennsylvania 11th ...

    [View Full Article]

    Wed, September 17, 2008

    Rohrer Calls on County Commissioners to Help Seniors Keep Homes


    Rep. Samuel Rohrer
    128th District
    Pennsylvania House of Representatives
    (610) 775-5130
    (717) 787-8550
    www.SamRohrer.com
    Contact: Ty McCauslin
    House Republican ...

    [View Full Article]

    Tue, September 16, 2008

    Victory for Free Speech at University of Delaware

    Distribution policy reformed, but concerns remain


    PRESS RELEASE

    Contact: Adam Kissel
    Phone: 215-717-3473 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    September 16, 2008


    Victory for Free Speech at University ...

    [View Full Article]

    Fri, September 12, 2008

    Tolling of I-80 Denied

    Commonwealth Foundation applauds decision


    NEWS RELEASE from the Commonwealth Foundation
    09.11.08

    Tolling of I-80 Denied
    Federal government rejects Turnpike proposal to toll I-80 drivers

    HARRISBURG, PA ...

    [View Full Article]

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