John Kerry Addresses the American Jewish Community Global Forum on Middle East Peace Prospects

By: Wednesday June 5, 2013 8:00 pm

Secretary of State John Kerry addressed the annual American Jewish Community Global Forum on Monday, June 3rd. He focused on the limited time he believes the Palestinians and Israelis have to come up with a workable “two-state solution.”

 

Pennsylvania Tax Giveaways and an Island in the Sun

By: Thursday November 8, 2012 2:29 pm

A few weeks ago, the Pennsylvania General Assembly fast-tracked a bill in the waning days of the legislative session to allow certain private companies to keep most of the state income taxes of new employees. News reports to follow indicated the new tax giveaway was designed to lure California-based software firm Oracle to State College.

Well, it turns out the CEO of Oracle, which will benefit from the largess of Pennsylvania taxpayers, recently bought his very own Hawaiian island, as CNN reported back in June.

Fact Checking PA Governor Corbett’s Jobs Record…and Some Unsolicited Advice

By: Saturday September 22, 2012 5:00 pm

Governor Tom Corbett’s administration has a new summary of Pennsylvania’s recent job performance. Today’s news that Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate is as high as the national unemployment rate underscores, however, that the state’s recent jobs record is not good. Let’s take a closer look.

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