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For Keystone Politics, Jon Geeting makes the argument that Governor Wolf has the right to appoint people who agrees with his vision to cabinet positions or to head governmental agencies, and that’s what Governor Wolf did when it came to firing Erik Arneson as director for …

Speech-making has never been Barack Obama’s problem. From the first time the nation heard him as a young state senator from Chicago at the 2004 Democratic National Convention, through the Hope and Change stump speeches on the campaign trail in 2008 and his many Presidential addresses …

We all remember what happened to the Philadelphia School Teachers last fall.  The state-controlled School Reform Commission voted to nix it’s contract with the teachers union and tried to force the already underpaid school teachers to pay for medical. Earlier today, a local court overturned that …

Prior to Tom Wolf’s inauguration, the crazy caucus has introduced a lot of bills that punches down on the poor and working class, but there are two bills that take aim at welfare recipients.  The two bills – or co-sponsorship memos – were circulated by Jerry Knowles …

Here’s today’s line up for the Rick Smith Show: Jennifer George, Director Public Relations and Communications AFSCME Council 13 highlights the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg and talks about her members do to make it happen. Kate Goodman, organizer for 15Now in Philadelphia talks about the …

Yesterday, State Rep Mike Vereb announced that he was upset that Pennsylvania’s favorite union busting swill – Yuengling Lager – was left off the bar list for Tuesday’s inaugural party.   On the radio he said: “What we found out last night is that there will …

Editor’s Note: Another awesome post from the wonderful world of Virally Suppressed: Muckraking for the Modern World out of Cincinnati, OH. This article was originally posted by Drew Gibson on Virally Suppressed. After you read this, head on over to Virally Suppressed and let Drew know that Raging Chicken Press …

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