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PA. Treasurer Refuses to Approve $3.5 Million in State Payments for No-Bid Website Work 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 13 439
Corbett's Budget is Cutting Staffing of Attorney General's Office 4 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 5 671
Columnist Urges PA. Dem. Legislators to Show Some Backbone (in return for their gas tax votes) 3 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 475
Study finds Penn State and Pitt are 2 of the Most Expensive Universities for Lower Income Students 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 507
Many people saw warning signs before Phila. building collapse (Phil. Daily News) 5 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 1049
3/4 of PA. School Districts Cutting Back on Instructional Programs Again This Year 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 264
PA. Dems Propose Alternative Budget With More Money for Schools, Less for Corporate Tax Cuts 1 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 4 517
TV filming of police drama set in Coatesville area 1 MadrasT Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 575
Federal Agents & PA. Attyn. Gen. Raid Fracking Waste Hauler Than Had Been Praised by Corbett 6 JPZenger May 2013 Jun 2013 5 1267
Pennsylvania Government to Philadelphia Schools: Drop Dead 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 6 535
High Priority: PA. State Police Busting PA. Residents for Buying Booze in Delaware 15 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 12 2749
How Did They a Balance PA. State Budget? They Forced Schools to Eliminate 20,000 Teaching Positions. 4 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 7 791
"If PA. lets the school students of Phila. go down the drain, we all are in big trouble" 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 446
PA. House Republicans Come to the Rescue, With a 0.1% Increase in Public School Funding 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 515
With State refusing to provide more school funds, Phila. district seeks power to collect old taxes 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 1 268
Complete Gridlock in PA. State Legislature 1 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 3 594
PA #1 in bad bridges 5 Pat Riot May 2013 May 2013 9 672
250 Jobs Coming to Horsham Air Guard Station (drone command center) 1 jakeXT May 2013 May 2013 1 913
Teachers Quietly Serve as First Responders to Poverty (Phila. Inquirer article) 1 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 7 499
Philly Expands LGBT Rights, PA House/Senate Might 0 Counterpoint PA May 2013 May 2013 3 439
Climate Change & Renewable Energy Projects in Pennsylvania 2 Counterpoint PA May 2013 May 2013 2 555
Allentown Schools Have Cut 404 Jobs Since Corbett Took Control of the Budget 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 1 1091
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 1200
Demographic map of PGH mayoral primary vote 1 Pat Riot May 2013 May 2013 1 460
RIP former Pennsylvania Governor George Leader (DEM). He held office from 01-18-1955 to 01-20-1959. 3 John1956PA May 2013 May 2013 3 598
PA. Screws Financially Distressed Cities Yet Again - Prohibit Transfers from Water and Sewer Account 4 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 5 861
Activists Try to Convince Voters to Not Give Chief Supreme Court Justice Castille Another Term 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 371
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 7 588
Corbett is being flown around by Empire Beauty Schools 7 JPZenger May 2012 May 2013 2 1413
Peduto wins Pittsburgh mayor's race. 3 femmocrat May 2013 May 2013 1 773
Corbett receives cool reception at Millersville graduation. 4 Divernan May 2013 May 2013 14 946
A Handy Reference Guide on Who is Donating to Corporate-Style Education Reform 1 Addison May 2013 May 2013 11 475
Corbett's Pension "Fix" Will Increase PA's Pension Debt by $25 Billion, Says PA. Treasurer 2 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 8 739
Pittsburgh Mayoral Race (just my opinions, I could be wrong) 17 Pat Riot May 2013 May 2013 1 2614
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 grntuscarora May 2013 May 2013 0 305
Everyone kicks PA.'s Education Secretary on His Way Out - Good Riddance 3 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 720
State Right-to-Know Chief Says Tax-payer Funded Charter Schools Routinely Ignore Right-to-Know Law 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 4 588
Corbett's 'no-cost' website contract will cost taxpayers millions 2 Number9Dream May 2013 May 2013 5 666
Reearch Group Says PA. Legislature is Pretending to Close Delaware Loophole, But They Really Aren't 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 3 417
Sestak forming a committee for re-match run against Toomey for Senate - in 2016 2 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 0 659
Interesting article on the ways many different interests are profiting from charter schools 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 5 491
PA. Gas Production Doubled, but PA.'s Impact Fee Revenues Fell; Fees Not Tied to Production Amts. 3 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 8 713
Site near Phila. to be used to transport PA. natural gas products onto ships for overseas markets 11 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 5 1731
New Franklin Marshall Poll: Only 25% believe Corbett deserves reelection. 3 PA Democrat May 2013 May 2013 9 653
Hey Governor Corbett: Please Visit a Philadelphia Public School to See We're Worth Funding 2 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 3 517
This message was self-deleted by its author 3 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 8 947
AG Kane Tries to Force PA. Supreme Court to Comply with Pennsylvania Constitution 2 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 7 629
Judge gives Orie Melvin slap on wrist, then punishes other justices 3 Pat Riot May 2013 May 2013 1 638
Peduto's doing an AMA on reddit right now 2 Pat Riot May 2013 May 2013 0 465
Newspaper Article Asks: What Happened to the Jobs Boom We Were Promised from Fracking? 8 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 15 1212
A Scary Look Deep into the Minds of Corbett Supporters on Firearms Forum 2 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 1 1166
Links to Online voters guides for various parts of PA. for primary election on Tues. May 21 2 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 773
Esquire Magazine: Corbett is Dead Governor Walking 4 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 13 1293
Perennial Republican Candidate Caught by County Election Board in a Web of Lies 3 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 5 890
Witty newspaper column: A Not So Wonderful Life for Tom Corbett 2 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 9 712
Could the Marcellus boom be going bust in PA? We can start to hope! 1 femmocrat May 2013 May 2013 3 811
Roll Call: PA. Repubs fear massive Democratic voter turnout to defeat Corbett will hurt others 13 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 23 1862
Even after closing 24 schools and massive layoffs, Phila. Schools Still Face Huge Deficit 2 JPZenger Apr 2013 May 2013 3 540
Corbett: Unemployment is so high because so many unemployed Pennsylvanians are on drugs 14 JPZenger Apr 2013 May 2013 7 2118
Corbett Proposing $330 Million More in Business Tax Cuts This Year, without closing loopholes 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 4 692
Your Corbett Cartoons of the Week 2 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 9 654
Penn State applications down 32% in last two years (most expensive public U. in the US) 0 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 2 895
Nate Silver: Tom Corbett is 5th Most Vulnerable Governor in 2014 5 PA Democrat Apr 2013 Apr 2013 10 1752
Charter School Chief's Self-Dealing Cost PA. Taxpayers $1.5 million, says investigation 1 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 13 1272
Corbett makes 80 year olds find out value of their burial plots before they can receive food stamps 6 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 8 2177
All Schools in School District Likely to be Turned into Charter Schools; All Employees Laid-off 7 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 9 1219
Jim Thorpe's body must be moved closer to casinos, says ruling 7 Number9Dream Apr 2013 Apr 2013 1 1298
Guess Who is Making Huge Profits from Fracking? Its Your Friends the Koch Brothers 2 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 4 999
Some videos of natural gas explosions 1 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 0 1021
Appeals Court Finds Corbett Violated State Right to Know Law in Redacting Emails & Calendar 1 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 5 592
SEPTA Suffering from 25% cut in capital spending because of state budget cuts 1 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 0 503
PA. is now 49th among the states in Job Growth (Daily News Column) 5 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 4 767
Was $4.9 Million Given to Phila African-American Gov Candidate in PA because he was easiest to beat? 2 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 4 971
This message was self-deleted by its author 4 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 2 914
PA. Gaming Control Board Criticizes Privatization of PA. Lottery 0 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 8 596
Will PA. Allow Fracking Wastewater to Be Used as Brine Solution on Public Roads? 8 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 5 1339
PA. is giving back HALF of the growth in state tax revenues from fracking - through new tax credits 0 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 6 632
Corbett Drops 4 Pollutants from Fracking Regulations After Frackers Ask Him Nicely for It 4 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 7 1201
"Philadelphia Schools Unveil Catastrophic Budget" (Philly Inquirer)- 3,000 more layoffs 1 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 3 675
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