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Editor’s Note: This is Steve Horn’s latest  piece that originally appeared over at DeSmogBlog.  In this piece, Steve reports on documents obtained under WI’s Public Records Acts and gives them some necessary context. Check out more of Steve’s work from DeSmogBlog and give everyone at DeSmogBlog some love - visit their site for some of the …

Privatization of public assets is good or the tapayers and local economy? Wrong… Via Pennlive: With parking in Harrisburg costing $3 an hour, many city restaurant and bar owners say business is taking a hit. For one, happy hour in Harrisburg is nearly dead while …

The jury is still out whether Governor Tom Corbett is that racist uncle at the Thanksgiving Day table, but his “matter of fact” comments about the migrant children and the humanitarian crisis happening at the border were racist.  Plain and simple.  The governor took out …

So, You Want to Go to College?

July 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared over at Lehigh Valley Vanguard, a new progressive visual and literary publication based out of Easton, PA. Marlana Eck is the founder and Editor of the Lehigh Valley Vanguard. Be sure to check out their full site and give them some …

John Oliver on Income Inequality

July 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

You might have caught this already on John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight on HBO or have seen the clip circulating in social media, but we thought it is worth repeating…again and again and again. Here you go:  

Passing Gas to the Consumer

July 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

Gas prices at the pump during the July 4th extended weekend were the highest they have been in six years. This, of course, has little to do with supply-and-demand economics. It has everything to do with supply-and-gouge profits. Over the past decade, the five largest …

Keystone Progress, the Harrisburg, PA-based progressive organization, announced yesterday that it had filed a Right-to-Know request with Governor Tom Corbett’s office seeking information about interactions between Corbett and casino owner and right-wing political financier Sheldon Adelson. The request follows revelations last month that  Adelson made an …

 Editor’s Note: This is Steve Horn’s latest  piece that originally appeared over at DeSmogBlog. Check out more of Steve’s work from DeSmogBlog and give everyone at DeSmogBlog some love - visit their site for some of the best research debunking misinformation about climate science on the web.  On July 3, the Association …

Tara Murtha from RH Reality Check discovered that Pennsylvania’s budget has allocated $5.644 million for an anti-choice group named Real Alternatives, “a Pennsylvania-based anti-choice crisis pregnancy center network.”  According to Murtha, the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare transferred $1 million in federal funds allocated to the Pennsylvania …

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