Will prevailing wage law hold up transportation bill?
October 30, 2013 A rare meeting of state House and Senate leaders recently was a signal that the Legislature is getting close to approving a transportation bill to improve Pennsylvania's hurting road and bridge... more »»
Prevailing wage shouldn’t hold up transportation bill
October 28, 2013 A rare meeting of state House and Senate leaders Tuesday was a signal that the Legislature is getting close to approving a transportation bill to improve Pennsylvania's hurting road and bridge system. more »»
Economic growth the bright spot of Corbett's tenure
October 18, 2013 In many political circles, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett is viewed as vulnerable in next year's electio. more »»
Al-Qaida leader capture in Libya illustrates shortfall
October 14, 2013 U.S. special forces’ capture of a notorious al-Qaida leader in Libya has been hailed as a coup in the war against terrorists. more »»
War on coal is forcing utilities higher and higher
October 11, 2013 One wonders, sometimes, whether President Barack Obama and others involved in his vendetta against the coal industry pay any attention to their own administration’s energy forecasts. more »»
Caving in on the debt ceiling won’t solve the problem
October 10, 2013 As the partial shutdown of the government collides with an alleged deadline for raising the debt limit, the tap dance goes something like this: The Republican-controlled House of Representatives... more »»
Common sense is also ‘shut down’ in Washington, D.C.
October 9, 2013 Part of the reason so many Americans are fed up with government in general is that too often, bureaucrats display a complete lack of common sense. During World War II, Joe McGrain of Rochester, N.. more »»