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  • Friday Morning Coffee: Smith Defends New Drilling Law.

     
    Good Friday Morning, Fellow Seekers. We're into the final furlong before the weekend and we hope you have some rewarding and fun activities on the docket for the next couple of days. The forecast -- at least here in The......
  • The Sunday Brunch: Canaries In The Ballot Box. What Tuesday's Special Elections Might Tell Us.

     
    Forget the heat and the hoopla surrounding the race for the White House this spring. Pennsylvania voters in a half-dozen special elections Tuesday could provide inklings into their intentions this fall. This year the special state House races will be........
  • Tuesday Morning Coffee: Senate GOP To Unveil Its Budget Counter-Offer Today.

     
    Good Tuesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Majority Senate Republicans will unveil a $27,65 billion budget plan this morning that restores $245 million in spending on higher education and cuts $165 million in unspecified spending from the Corbett...
  • Friday Morning Coffee: Ex-Sen. Bob Mellow's Guilty Plea Delayed.

     
    Good Friday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Another weekend is upon us and the forecast, at least here in the seat of power, is calling for some decidedly non-spring like weather. So that means only one thing -- creating your own party.......
  • Former Sen. Bob Mellow Ordered To Repay $21K To The State.

     
    Former state Sen. Robert J. Mellow, of Lackawanna County, who's pleaded guilty to federal corruption charges, has been ordered to pay $21,000 to the state for accepting reimbursement on rent for a district office in a building that he and......
  • Thursday Morning Coffee: The Thursday Five.

     
    Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers. In case you missed it yesterday, the state Senate toppled another budget domino, sending its $27.6 billion to the state House. The spending plan restores Gov. Tom Corbett's cuts to higher education and adds some........
  • Democratic AG Candidate Kathleen Kane Says She Has $2 Million On Hand.

     
    Straight From The Capitol Ideas Mail Bag: Talk about playing the expectations game. Democratic Attorney General candidate Kathleen Granahan Kane writes this afternoon to let us know she finished 2011 with $2 million in her campaign account. To find out......
  • Democratic AG Candidates Plead Their Case During Farm Show Appearance.

     
    The three candidates seeking the Democratic nomination for attorney general each tried to seize the populist mantle Saturday, as they lambasted Republicans for being out of touch with the interests of ordinary Pennsylvanians. “I’m here to turn...
  • New Poll That Patrick Murphy Paid For Shows Patrick Murphy Leading AG's Race.

     
    A New Internal Poll ... ... commissioned by Democratic Attorney General candidate Patrick Murphy shows Murphy (brace yourselves now) with a double-digit lead over rivals Kathleen Granahan Kane and Dan McCaffery in the run-up to this weekend's...
  • AG Candidate Freed Withholds Judgment On State's Handling of #Sandusky Case.

     
    HERSHEY _ The only Republican candidate for Attorney General reserved judgment on the handling of the Penn State sexual abuse investigation Friday, and said he'd step aside if forced to investigate a family member who formerly served as the chairman......
  • Democrat Murphy Hits $1 Million For AG Bid.

     
    Democratic Attoney General Candidate Patrick Murphy has raised $1 million toward his three-way race with Kathleen Granahan Kane of Lackawanna County and Dan McCafferey of Philadelphia....
  • Review: Brandon Heath's music could be a hit anywhere. But lyrics set it apart.

     
    Brandon Heath’s music could be successful in any genre: It’s dramatic, intelligent and interesting. A little bit U2, a lot like Mat Kearney and Augustana – a mix of rock and alt-country and Americana -- it conveys as much with......