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Corbett Criticizes Global Climate Change Plan: Wants Phila. to Become Beachfront Resort 2 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 331
Stanford U. Study finds PA. Charter School results are getting WORSE 2 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 460
PA. Repub. Legislators Seeking to Bring Back High Interest Rate Pay-Day Lenders 5 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 708
Hundreds protest Education Cuts in Harrisburg 6/25 0 femmocrat Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 410
Study: Accepting Federal Medical Assistance $ Will Save PA. $4.4 Billion, & Increase Tax Revenues 2 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 4 453
NY Times: "Budget Cuts Reach the Bone for Philadelphia Schools" 2 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 5 397
UPMC swallowing another hospital system 3 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 1037
Corbett Gets Ready to Blame the Feds for 4,000 Phila. School Layoffs; Complete Gridlock continues 4 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 517
New website shows road projects that would be possible with transportation bill 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 344
The Devil and Tom Corbett 3 PADemD Jun 2013 Jun 2013 10 593
PA. Repubs: Providing Health Insurance Will Hurt Health of Poor People; Won't let hospitals speak 3 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 5 564
Corbett STILL trying to sell the PA. Lottery, despite the current lottery making record profits 9 JPZenger May 2013 Jun 2013 7 1369
Rep. Congressman Calls Rep. Anti-Abortion Bill "Staggeringly Stupid", Frustrated With His Party 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 9 544
"Public Schools Are the Glue that Hold Neighborhoods Together" (Inquirer piece by Sen. Leach) 4 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 476
After Florida loophole closed for concealed weapons, Rep. Senator tries to open new loophole 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 238
$4 Billion of Tax dollars spent on PA. charter schools with little oversight and few results 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 460
Pro-Voucher Group Urges Corbett to Exploit Phila. $ Schools Crisis to Help His Re-Election 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 639
PA.'s Tragic Betrayal of Its Public Schools (by a retired school superintendent) 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 374
Some Moderate Repub. PA. Senators Working on Additional Funding for Urban Schools 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 346
Rep. Legislator Says Mass Transit is Welfare (it keeps people off welfare by getting them to jobs) 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 422
Gasland Part 2 is out, and it does not look good for PA. 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 15 530
Max Myers: Democratic Candidate for PA Governor on Progressive Issues [VIDEO] 1 Counterpoint PA Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 516
Will the Supreme Court decision on Arizona's Voting Law have an effect in PA? 10 femmocrat Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 672
PA Senate Democrats Unveil Budget Proposal [VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 264
"A Word from the Cripples" - Poem by 9th Grade Student About the Crisis in Funding of Urban Schools 4 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 9 1236
Decarcerate PA Activists March 100 Miles to Protest New Prisons [VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 427
Corbett Forces His Conservation & Natural Resources Dept. Head to Resign 2 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 4 615
New State Supreme Court Justice nominated by Corbutt. 0 femmocrat Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 421
Gov. Corbett's Education Cuts Devastate Pennsylvania Students & Schools [VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 439
PA. House Repubs Block Dem Efforts to Increase School Funding & Slow Down Business Tax Cuts 6 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 785
Toomey SUPPORTS Doubling of Student Loan Interest Rate-to pay the extra $4k, stop drinking Starbucks 3 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 978
PA. is losing out on 35,000 health care jobs by refusing Federal $ for Medical Assistance expansion 6 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 786
Rumor FBI investigating Dem.state supreme court justice McCaffery 2 Divernan Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 1061
PA. is 47th Among the States in the Percent of Public School $ Funded by the State 3 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 969
One of the best Corbett Satires.... Ever (His Brilliant Re-Election Strategy Uncovered) 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 6 720
Why is PA. issuing $200 Million in Tax-Exempt Bonds to Expand Private Landfills? 4 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 660
Phila. Schools Send out 3,800 More Layoff Notices (Inquirer Article) 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 652
PA Voters Favor Democrats Over Corbett for Governor in 2014 5 blue neen Jun 2013 Jun 2013 4 645
PVR CHAPIN PLANT aka THE GREEN MONSTER 3 Frack Glop Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 542
Pennsylvania Public Schools Are "Bleeding Out" from Budget Cuts 2 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 445
The Real Costs to Pennsylvania of Cutting Public School Funding 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 588
Arts Charter School Gets $3 Million State Grant-While Public Schools Layoff All Art & Music Teachers 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 584
Teacher Invited to Come to Corbett's Press Conference, & then Kicked Out for Having an Opinion 2 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 12 520
Pa. Delaying Use of Federal Funds to Help Low Income People Pay Utility Bills (Inquirer Editorial) 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 419
Judge Tosses Corbett’s Lawsuit Against NCAA 4 MadrasT Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 603
PA. extending moratorium on funding new public school construction and renovation projects 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 616
PA. Treasurer Refuses to Approve $3.5 Million in State Payments for No-Bid Website Work 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 13 430
Corbett's Budget is Cutting Staffing of Attorney General's Office 4 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 5 640
Columnist Urges PA. Dem. Legislators to Show Some Backbone (in return for their gas tax votes) 3 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 455
Study finds Penn State and Pitt are 2 of the Most Expensive Universities for Lower Income Students 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 496
Many people saw warning signs before Phila. building collapse (Phil. Daily News) 5 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 1007
3/4 of PA. School Districts Cutting Back on Instructional Programs Again This Year 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 258
PA. Dems Propose Alternative Budget With More Money for Schools, Less for Corporate Tax Cuts 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 4 504
TV filming of police drama set in Coatesville area 1 MadrasT Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 561
Federal Agents & PA. Attyn. Gen. Raid Fracking Waste Hauler Than Had Been Praised by Corbett 6 JPZenger May 2013 Jun 2013 5 1227
Pennsylvania Government to Philadelphia Schools: Drop Dead 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 6 524
High Priority: PA. State Police Busting PA. Residents for Buying Booze in Delaware 15 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 12 2593
How Did They a Balance PA. State Budget? They Forced Schools to Eliminate 20,000 Teaching Positions. 4 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 7 761
"If PA. lets the school students of Phila. go down the drain, we all are in big trouble" 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 433
PA. House Republicans Come to the Rescue, With a 0.1% Increase in Public School Funding 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 507
With State refusing to provide more school funds, Phila. district seeks power to collect old taxes 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 1 256
Complete Gridlock in PA. State Legislature 1 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 3 585
PA #1 in bad bridges 5 Pat Riot May 2013 May 2013 9 645
250 Jobs Coming to Horsham Air Guard Station (drone command center) 1 jakeXT May 2013 May 2013 1 878
Teachers Quietly Serve as First Responders to Poverty (Phila. Inquirer article) 1 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 7 484
Philly Expands LGBT Rights, PA House/Senate Might 0 Counterpoint PA May 2013 May 2013 3 429
Climate Change & Renewable Energy Projects in Pennsylvania 2 Counterpoint PA May 2013 May 2013 2 533
Allentown Schools Have Cut 404 Jobs Since Corbett Took Control of the Budget 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 1 1057
Corbett: If You Can Find Me a Latino, Let Me Know, Maybe I'll Hire My First One 9 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 1173
Demographic map of PGH mayoral primary vote 1 Pat Riot May 2013 May 2013 1 447
RIP former Pennsylvania Governor George Leader (DEM). He held office from 01-18-1955 to 01-20-1959. 3 John1956PA May 2013 May 2013 3 576
PA. Screws Financially Distressed Cities Yet Again - Prohibit Transfers from Water and Sewer Account 4 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 5 837
Activists Try to Convince Voters to Not Give Chief Supreme Court Justice Castille Another Term 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 364
The Teabaggers Try to Take Complete Control of Lehigh County... but the Moderates Strike Back 2 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 0 0
Corbett's brief: Penn State sanctions will cause other colleges to make more money on sweat shirts 1 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 7 579
Corbett is being flown around by Empire Beauty Schools 7 JPZenger May 2012 May 2013 2 1399
Peduto wins Pittsburgh mayor's race. 3 femmocrat May 2013 May 2013 1 756
Corbett receives cool reception at Millersville graduation. 4 Divernan May 2013 May 2013 14 922
A Handy Reference Guide on Who is Donating to Corporate-Style Education Reform 1 Addison May 2013 May 2013 11 457
Corbett's Pension "Fix" Will Increase PA's Pension Debt by $25 Billion, Says PA. Treasurer 2 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 8 729
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