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Fracking Issues - NOT restricted to PA, but very relevant to all states with this problem. 33 HopeHoops Feb 2012 Jan 2015 6 8546
"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 1834
"If PA. lets the school students of Phila. go down the drain, we all are in big trouble" 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 663
"PA Independent" Proven to be Right-Wing Propaganda [VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Aug 2013 Aug 2013 2 395
"Philadelphia Schools Unveil Catastrophic Budget" (Philly Inquirer)- 3,000 more layoffs 1 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 3 1029
"Public Schools Are the Glue that Hold Neighborhoods Together" (Inquirer piece by Sen. Leach) 4 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 832
"the best blog written by a Pennsylvania Politician" - Dem. Repres. Mike Sturla 0 JPZenger Aug 2013 Aug 2013 4 673
$1 million contribution to Corbett would have been illegal - if it had not been laundered 10 JPZenger Jun 2014 Jun 2014 5 960
$1.5 billion of Pa. slots revenues have been diverted to horse racing industry 0 JPZenger Sep 2013 Sep 2013 2 458
$1B natural gas line proposed - North to South for fracking gas. 4 HopeHoops Mar 2012 Mar 2012 2 1460
$20 Million/Yr diverted each year from Allentown Schools; plus 5 new charter school proposed 0 JPZenger Nov 2013 Nov 2013 6 734
$300 Million of PA. Taxes Used for Private School "Scholarships" without check on needs of students 3 JPZenger May 2012 May 2012 0 1256
$300,000 of Pa. taxpayer dollars spent to support ALEC corporate lobbying organization 3 JPZenger May 2012 May 2012 12 1452
$4 Billion of Tax dollars spent on PA. charter schools with little oversight and few results 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 869
"A Fish with Cancer Raises Questions about Health of Susquehanna River" NPR, May 7, 2015 0 appalachiablue May 2015 May 2015 1 446
"Believe in ESU": Students, Professors & Union Activists Rally Against Education Cuts [FULL VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 378
"Corbett Can Run, But He Can't Hide from His Bad Decisions" (Del Co News Editorial) 0 JPZenger Jan 2014 Jan 2014 3 572
"Corbett May be Possessed" - Satirical Newspaper Column About Corbett's Death Bed Conversion 0 JPZenger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 443
"Give'em hell, Tom" - From Terry Madonna's "Politically Uncorrected Column" 1 Divernan Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 774
"Just call him Gov. Chicken" 3 MH1 Jan 2014 Jan 2014 12 1562
"Keep Fighting: How to Beat Pennsylvania’s Attempt to Suppress Your Vote" 2 ailsagirl Aug 2012 Aug 2012 8 1199
"Most Progressive" PA Gov Candidate John Hanger on Marijuana, Fracking & Campaign Finance [VIDEO] 1 Counterpoint PA Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 630
"Our Schools are in a World of Hurt" by WHYY News Director 0 JPZenger Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 628
"Penn State" spent 27 million on Sandusky case 0 Pat Riot Feb 2013 Feb 2013 3 675
"Shelter In Place Warning" EAS Alert issued in regards to the manhunt for Eric Frein. 3 AverageJoe90 Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 1525
"Tired of fighting w/Wolf, Penn. Dem. chair Burn to step down." 6 Divernan Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 786
'I'm ashamed,' ex-Sandusky lawyer Karl Rominger says as he gets state prison for stealing $767K 0 TexasTowelie Aug 17 Aug 17 0 349
'My endorsement: 4 elleng Feb 2016 Feb 2016 3 884
'Regulatory-palooza' hashes out details in Pa. medical marijuana law 0 TexasTowelie Jul 10 Jul 10 0 223
(Casey) AIPAC and the Push Toward War 2 Ruby the Liberal Mar 2012 Mar 2012 0 1186
1,000 PA. Bridges to Get Weight Restrictions because of inability of State to Pass Transp. Bill 0 JPZenger Jul 2013 Jul 2013 3 528
1/2 of PA. Health Centers Closing; Will Provide Public Health Services Instead at County Fairs 5 JPZenger Apr 2013 Apr 2013 12 1694
10 things to hate about Corbett's proposed PA. budget 3 JPZenger Feb 2014 Feb 2014 3 677
10th District Debate 2 grntuscarora Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 562
11 Arrested in Pittsburgh Protesting Corbett's Education Cuts 5 blue neen May 2012 May 2012 5 1820
110 teachers -many young & energetic - about to be laid off by high poverty Reading School District 4 JPZenger Jun 2012 Jun 2012 1 1837
125,000 People in Western PA Still Without Drinking Water (Third Day) 16 blue neen Oct 2013 Oct 2013 11 2615
14 of the colleges with the most debt-laden grads in the US are public colleges in Pennsylvania 3 JPZenger Dec 2013 Dec 2013 7 983
16 miles of PA headwater streams in danger from coal waste 2 Panich52 Dec 2015 Dec 2015 8 735
17 of 19 Democratic Pennsylvania State Senators endorse Hillary 7 Freddie Stubbs Apr 2016 Apr 2016 4 661
18 cities in Pennsylvania reported higher levels of lead exposure than Flint 7 PADemD Feb 2016 Feb 2016 12 1729
18 Public Universities in Pa. agree to hold down tuition increases in return for no more budget cuts 0 JPZenger May 2012 May 2012 1 865
19,000 PA. Teaching Positions Eliminated in 2 Years; Corbett Gives $10,000 Raises to Top Aides 8 JPZenger Oct 2012 Nov 2012 11 2691
1st post primary poll: Wolf leads Corbett, 51 to 31% 6 Divernan Jun 2014 Aug 2014 4 924
2 arrested in 1984 rape, slaying of Bucks girl, 14 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 616
2 Dem Congressmen Lobbying Dem. Legislators to Vote for Republican Redistricting Law!! 4 JPZenger Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 1067
2 great websites for substantive information about natural gas issues, by universities 0 JPZenger Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 931
2 PA Turnpike interchanges to go cashless 11 left-of-center2012 Sep 2015 Oct 2015 2 983
2 years late, PA. will finally accept federal dollars to expand medical assistance 3 JPZenger Aug 2014 Aug 2014 5 648
200 headstones spray-painted at Kiski Township cemetery 2 left-of-center2012 Sep 2015 Sep 2015 4 781
2012 is the 'Year of the Bible' in Pennsylvania 6 Freddie Stubbs Feb 2012 Feb 2012 3 1809
2014 PA. state budget faces $1.4 billion jump in expenses and reduced federal Medicaid & tobacco $ 2 JPZenger Nov 2013 Nov 2013 2 674
2016 Democratic Convention will be in Philly, per an email 1 DebJ Feb 2015 Feb 2015 2 528
21 New Facilities Proposed in US to Export Natural Gas Overseas (get ready for a 2nd fracking boom) 8 JPZenger Sep 2013 Mar 2014 8 2228
24 year old wins Pulitzer for PSU Molestation Scandal Coverage 2 Ruby the Liberal Apr 2012 Apr 2012 4 1145
250 Jobs Coming to Horsham Air Guard Station (drone command center) 1 jakeXT May 2013 May 2013 1 1264
2nd Hearing for Medical Marijuana Bill in the PA Senate 0 RainDog Jun 2014 Jun 2014 5 463
3 Berks County Republican committeemen resign, say they can't back Trump 4 Dark n Stormy Knight Aug 6 Aug 7 16 762
3 Dems running for PA. Attorney General: Debate gets combative 3 JPZenger Feb 2016 Feb 2016 3 619
3/4 of PA. School Districts Cutting Back on Instructional Programs Again This Year 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 446
31 Reasons Philadelphia Is The Most Underrated City In America 3 Tx4obama Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 920
35 Organizations Jointly Call on Legislature to Properly Fund Public Education in Pa. 0 JPZenger Mar 2012 Mar 2012 2 657
3rd Congressional District has a Democratic contender 1 Curmudgeoness Jan 2012 Jan 2012 1 1048
400 to 500 PA. State Police Officers Could be Laid Off 3 JPZenger Dec 2011 Dec 2011 1 1319
46,000 PA. Dems have changed registration to Repub, apparently to vote for Trump 7 JPZenger Mar 2016 Mar 2016 6 1208
4th Annual Jog ‘n Hog Set to Challenge Erie-Area Stomachs 6 Panich52 Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 691
5 PA. Public Universities Plan another round of layoffs 1 JPZenger Jul 2014 Jul 2014 3 487
50,000 Public Sector Jobs (Mainly in Public Schools) Eliminated in PA Since Corbett Took Office 1 JPZenger Sep 2013 Sep 2013 2 764
500,000 customers still without power in Pa. - how will it affect the election???? 7 JPZenger Nov 2012 Nov 2012 3 1790
51,000 jobs that Corbett bragged about on State jobs website are not in Pa. 6 JPZenger Oct 2014 Oct 2014 18 1808
88,000 children cut from Pa. medical assistance in last 6 months - war on the poor continues 0 JPZenger Jan 2012 Jan 2012 1 682
89 Yr. Old Had Trouble getting ID to vote because of maiden name and marriage certificate in Hebrew 1 JPZenger May 2012 May 2012 2 1009
9/11 FB post from Joe Sestak 3 Divernan Sep 2015 Sep 2015 3 624
995 people receiving PA. pensions of more than $100,000 a year 4 JPZenger May 2015 May 2015 0 850
@SenToomey Senator Toomey Proud of his Economic Terrorism #JobsNotCuts #sequester 3 Pryderi Feb 2013 Mar 2013 3 1527
A bad bad year for PA. budget czar's wife: 2 $1,000 thefts, a police chase & a later drunken crash 5 JPZenger May 2012 May 2012 0 2029
A call out to all PA teachers, active and retired. 1 Curmudgeoness Aug 2014 Aug 2014 3 686
A closer look at the Republican party hack Corbett put in charge of Pennsylvania elections 0 JPZenger Aug 2012 Aug 2012 3 1133
A Devastating New Look at Corbett's 2.5 year delay in filing charges against Sandusky, as Atty.Gen. 5 JPZenger Mar 2013 Mar 2013 16 1290
A Future to Believe In University Park Rally Tues, 4/19 - Pennsylvannia 0 tomm2thumbs Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 344
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