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On Jerusalem: No Wrong Time to do Right Thing

President Trump did a truly provocative thing Wednesday: He declared Jerusalem to be the capital of Israel.

Now let me remind you of two things: Congress first recognized Jerusalem as the Israeli capital in 1995 with the Jerusalem Recognition Act, a bill so ...

Posted on 7 December 2017 Keep Reading...

Convicted Politico Gets State Pension Back

HARRISBURG â€" Years after he went to federal prison for corruption, the longtime Democratic leader of the state Senate will get his $245,000 annual pension back, a state board has narrowly decided.

It’s the only time in at least 11 years that the board of ...

Posted on 6 December 2017 Keep Reading...

Turnpike Tolls Going Up

Pennsylvania Turnpike tolls are scheduled to go up 6 percent early next month in what will mark the 10th consecutive year of rate increases along the nation's oldest superhighway.

When the next round of toll hikes take effect Jan. 7, the commission said the most ...

Posted on 6 December 2017 Keep Reading...

Rendell Endorses Fetterman for Lt. Governor

A notable Philadelphia politician is throwing his support behind one of the many challengers to Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. Mike Stack.

Former Pennsylvania Gov. and Philadelphia Mayor Ed Rendell said Monday he believes John Fetterman is the best choice for the job ...

Posted on 6 December 2017 Keep Reading...

Remembering Fidel Castro's Death

Editor’s note: A shorter version of this article first appeared in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.

This past week marked the anniversary of the death of Fidel Castro, our hemisphere’s worst dictator for a half century. When we remember Castro’s death, we ...

Posted on 6 December 2017 Keep Reading...

Court to Hear Challenge to Wolf Budget

Commonwealth Partners
Contact: Gina Diorio, 862-703-6670
gina@thecommonwealthpartners.com

Court Sets Hearing Date in Lawsuit Challenging Wolf’s Illegal Budgeting
Hearing Scheduled for December 12 in Harrisburg

HARRISBURG, December 6, ...

Posted on 6 December 2017 Keep Reading...

Troublesome Political Riddles

Riddle me these:

Is it merely coincidence that, for most progressives, “doing good things” always seems to require more government?

Who or what has greater means to undermine personal freedoms, including speech, than powerful ...

Posted on 6 December 2017 Keep Reading...

More Left Wing Intolerance

I suppose the right thing for a university economist to be currently writing about is the Republican tax cut proposal that’s jerking its way around Congress, along with a projection of how the proposed tax reforms would likely affect the annual federal deficits and the official debt of the U.S. ...

Posted on 4 December 2017 Keep Reading...

PA Pro-Life Federation News

ONLINE NEWS
December 4, 2017

Call Now to Pass Ban on
Brutal Dismemberment Abortions!


Please call your state representative in the PA House and urge him or her to support Senate Bill 3, which would ban the brutal ...

Posted on 4 December 2017 Keep Reading...

Why Dems Fear Tax Reform

Washington is more partisan than ever, and the examples are too numerous to count.

The current political fight over tax reform legislation provides only the latest such case.

Democrats have specifically supported several of the ...

Posted on 30 November 2017 Keep Reading...

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