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Charges Filed Against Lawmakers

December 18, 2014:


Pennsylvanians learned earlier this year that four lawmakers from Philadelphia were caught on tape accepting cash and money orders in a sting operation conducted by the Attorney General's office. The matter came to light thanks to reporting by the Philadelphia ...

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Senate GOP Issues Promising Statement on Jobs

Business in Pennsylvania IS Our Business!
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Fact: The healthiest way to increase ...

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Gibberish

The phrase "college-and-career-ready" dominates Common Core rhetoric, as if it is the Holy Grail of educational endeavors. Even kindergarten activities are now supposed to be college and career ready.

Who could possibly argue with wanting our children to ...

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2015: Challenge ~Change in Keystone State

In 2014, Pennsylvania selected a new governor, rejected an old governor, and voted decisively to be indecisive about which party should control state government - overwhelmingly handing the executive branch to Democrats while just as overwhelmingly turning the legislature over to Republicans - thus ...

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Get Real: Embrace Torture

Change America's symbol.

Gone should be the majestic bald eagle, soaring icon of strength, courage and determination.

In its place? The Pillsbury Doughboy — fat, soft, and squishy.

Nowhere ...

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Beyond the 'Glossy Veneer'

Joan Didion is "possibly the best living American essayist and probably the most influential," wrote New York magazine columnist Boris Kacha in his 2011 column on Didion's work.

"Reading Joan Didion on any subject is like tiptoeing across a ...

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CIA Was Right: Waterboarding Works

To say the killing of Osama bin Laden created a patriotic euphoria would be a gross understatement. Spontaneous celebrations broke out across the nation. The image of thousands chanting "U-S-A" from Ground Zero was simply awe-inspiring. It was a great day for America.

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Obamacare on Defensive Again

When Case Western University law professor Jonathan Adler testified before a House subcommittee on July 31, 2013, he had no idea that his analysis of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) could bring that gigantic piece of legislation to the Supreme Court for yet another ...

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PA Pro-Life Federation News

Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation December 16, 2014

Doctor-Prescribed Suicide
Is Not the Answer

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director
gallagher@paprolife.org

Her body had been emaciated, but ...

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The Age of Tom Wolf

It's not often that someone's greatest wish and worst nightmare occur at the same time, but for Governor-elect Tom Wolf both are fated to occur the same day, hour and minute. January 20th 2015 will witness the swearing in of the state's new governor. For Wolf, the day will mark the culmination of a ...

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