| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:22 PM
With his defeat at the hands of Tom Smith in Tuesday’s Republican U.S. Senate primary, Chester County businessman Steve Welch wasn’t the only one who suffered a reversal in his political fortunes. Gov, Tom Corbett, who endorsed Welch at a........
| Nov 4, 2010
| 6:37 AM
"America is back, America is back," was the chant lead by Carbon Motors CEO Bill Santana Li over a year ago in Connersville.
It was the big celebration in July 2009 to mark the announcement Carbon had picked the small town and old Visteon plant as...
| Dec 22, 2010
| 5:34 AM
The numbers are in and Pennsylvania is growing slowly. The result is the Commonwealth will lose one of its seats in Congress.
One of the key functions of the Census is to determine how many Representatives each state gets in Congress. Because of the...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 9:02 PM
Now that the fury has quieted over those touchy-feely pat-downs and body scans, it's time to turn up the volume on how to truly reform airport security.
The U.S. Travel Association, the tourism industry's key Washington lobbying group, did just that this...
| May 22, 2012
| 11:39 AM
A new poll is consistent with political conventional wisdom: Of all the so-called swing states, Pennsylvania is safest for Barack Obama.
The Public Policy Polling survey released Tuesday shows Obama leading Mitt Romney among Pennsylvania voters 50...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Mary Margaret Ridge
Mary Margaret Ridge (nee Blackmore) beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister passed away peacefully in her home in Newport Beach, CA on February, 5, 2012. She was 85 years old.
Born June 26,...
| Mar 11, 2012
Now that the Lehigh Valley is in its third year of deregulated electricity, can we finally render a verdict on the matter?
Can we say, one way or the other, whether taking a big chunk of Pennsylvania's electric industry and turning it over to the...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 6:24 AM
On the heels of a group of establishment Republicans endorsing Mitt Romney in Harrisburg this week, Pennsylvania's former Gov. Tom Ridge declared his support for the former Massachusetts governor as well Wednesday morning.
Ridge, also the nation's...
| Aug 30, 2008
Apresidential candidate waging a tough campaign decides to shake up the contest by choosing an obscure female politician as his running mate, hoping that the historic choice will provide an advantage against the other party's all-male ticket. That's a...
| Jan 30, 2008
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ANDERSON COOPER, CNN ANCHOR: And welcome to the Ronald Reagan presidential library in Simi Valley, California, here from the majestic Air Force One Pavilion. I'm...
| Sep 5, 2008
There has been much talk about the new energy the naming of vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin brought to the Republican National Convention. So why did the final night play so flat?
Maybe it was a case of convention fatigue, or the vacuum left by...
| Jun 22, 2008
Pushed by Enron and crafted behind closed doors, the 84-page measure to deregulate Pennsylvania's electric industry was slipped into a bill that called only for a one-word change in the state's taxicab law.
"This legislation," then-Gov. Tom Ridge...