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Fracking Issues - NOT restricted to PA, but very relevant to all states with this problem. 35 HopeHoops Feb 2012 Mar 2018 7 15379
"A Word from the Cripples" - Poem by 9th Grade Student About the Crisis in Funding of Urban Schools 4 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 9 2337
"Don't pay any attention to this. They're hoping you stay home...." 11 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 2018 Mar 2018 29 2219
"Gerrymandering and Pennsylvania's democratic deficit" 6 bronxiteforever Sep 2017 Sep 2017 10 1539
"If PA. lets the school students of Phila. go down the drain, we all are in big trouble" 0 JPZenger May 2013 May 2013 2 1024
"PA Independent" Proven to be Right-Wing Propaganda [VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Aug 2013 Aug 2013 2 758
"Pittsburgh Stealers" by The Kendalls 1 left-of-center2012 Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 816
"Public Schools Are the Glue that Hold Neighborhoods Together" (Inquirer piece by Sen. Leach) 4 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 1240
"the best blog written by a Pennsylvania Politician" - Dem. Repres. Mike Sturla 0 JPZenger Aug 2013 Aug 2013 4 1040
"This exhibition should have never happened": The anti-Trump cartoons that got an artist fired 2 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 2018 Jul 2018 11 1106
$1 million contribution to Corbett would have been illegal - if it had not been laundered 10 JPZenger Jun 2014 Jun 2014 5 1508
$1.5 billion of Pa. slots revenues have been diverted to horse racing industry 0 JPZenger Sep 2013 Sep 2013 2 817
$20 Million/Yr diverted each year from Allentown Schools; plus 5 new charter school proposed 0 JPZenger Nov 2013 Nov 2013 6 1139
$3.2M whistleblower verdict against turnpike upheld by Pennsylvania Supreme Court 0 TexasTowelie Mar 2018 Mar 2018 4 542
$4 Billion of Tax dollars spent on PA. charter schools with little oversight and few results 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 1250
$7 million settlement over Delco inmate's suicide 0 TexasTowelie Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 591
"A Fish with Cancer Raises Questions about Health of Susquehanna River" NPR, May 7, 2015 0 appalachiablue May 2015 May 2015 1 840
"Believe in ESU": Students, Professors & Union Activists Rally Against Education Cuts [FULL VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 753
"Corbett Can Run, But He Can't Hide from His Bad Decisions" (Del Co News Editorial) 0 JPZenger Jan 2014 Jan 2014 3 956
"Corbett May be Possessed" - Satirical Newspaper Column About Corbett's Death Bed Conversion 0 JPZenger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 826
"Give'em hell, Tom" - From Terry Madonna's "Politically Uncorrected Column" 1 Divernan Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 1256
"Just call him Gov. Chicken" 3 MH1 Jan 2014 Jan 2014 12 2113
"Most Progressive" PA Gov Candidate John Hanger on Marijuana, Fracking & Campaign Finance [VIDEO] 1 Counterpoint PA Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 1135
"Shelter In Place Warning" EAS Alert issued in regards to the manhunt for Eric Frein. 3 AverageJoe90 Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 2456
"Tired of fighting w/Wolf, Penn. Dem. chair Burn to step down." 6 Divernan Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 1414
'A whole new world': New law lets Pennsylvania foster kids attend college tuition-free 1 sl8 Jul 26 Jul 26 5 447
'I'm ashamed,' ex-Sandusky lawyer Karl Rominger says as he gets state prison for stealing $767K 0 TexasTowelie Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 835
'It's been a great journey:' After 61 years, Susquehanna Trading Post closes 0 modrepub Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 1035
'It's official: I'm running for Lieutenant Governor 8 elleng Nov 2017 Nov 2017 22 1857
'March Against Discrimination' in Philly Thursday takes aim at Trump 0 TexasTowelie Feb 2017 Feb 2017 3 947
'My endorsement: 4 elleng Feb 2016 Feb 2016 3 1479
'Please, save the world,' actor Ted Danson tells Hillary Clinton supporters in Lancaster 0 TexasTowelie Oct 2016 Oct 2016 6 855
'Regulatory-palooza' hashes out details in Pa. medical marijuana law 0 TexasTowelie Jul 2016 Jul 2016 0 652
'Schoolhouse Rock' composer and Pa. resident Bob Dorough dead at age 94 4 modrepub Apr 2018 Apr 2018 3 783
'This is the best opportunity we've had': Why advocates think this could be the year Pa. bans LGBTQ 2 TexasTowelie May 2019 May 2019 2 622
'To-go' liquor proposal might get another shot 5 TexasTowelie Apr 2017 Apr 2017 3 919
'Unsurvivable Injury': Driver Of SUV On Life Support After Being Struck By SEPTA Train 0 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2019 Apr 2019 0 947
'We paint signs, not property,' Tim Murphy protesters say 0 TexasTowelie Jul 2017 Jul 2017 0 1584
'Young and naive' teen to GOP candidate: You don't need to be a scientist, but must know science 0 TexasTowelie Jul 2018 Jul 2018 10 899
(PA) A war on the poor: Proposal would limit help to SNAP recipients 5 left-of-center2012 Oct 5 Oct 5 18 952
(PA) Arnold-born William T. Eckersley's WWII diary found; N.Y. man searching for kin 1 left-of-center2012 Jul 2019 Jul 2019 1 406
(PA) Firefighters charged with setting furniture store ablaze 0 left-of-center2012 Sep 28 Sep 28 5 585
***Hillary will be back in Pittsburgh tomorrow Nov. 7: *** 6 femmocrat Nov 2016 Nov 2016 7 1141
1,000 PA. Bridges to Get Weight Restrictions because of inability of State to Pass Transp. Bill 0 JPZenger Jul 2013 Jul 2013 3 903
10 things to hate about Corbett's proposed PA. budget 3 JPZenger Feb 2014 Feb 2014 3 1162
100 monarch butterflies and counting added to hurting population 1 modrepub Sep 2018 Sep 2018 6 665
10th District Debate 2 grntuscarora Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 1030
12 immigration activists arrested at Pa. Capitol during anti-Trump protest 0 TexasTowelie Dec 2016 Dec 2016 1 1564
125,000 People in Western PA Still Without Drinking Water (Third Day) 16 blue neen Oct 2013 Oct 2013 11 3771
14 of the colleges with the most debt-laden grads in the US are public colleges in Pennsylvania 3 JPZenger Dec 2013 Dec 2013 7 1413
16 miles of PA headwater streams in danger from coal waste 2 Panich52 Dec 2015 Dec 2015 8 1246
17 of 19 Democratic Pennsylvania State Senators endorse Hillary 7 Freddie Stubbs Apr 2016 Apr 2016 4 1306
18 cities in Pennsylvania reported higher levels of lead exposure than Flint 7 PADemD Feb 2016 Feb 2016 12 2524
18-year-old charged with felony arson for flaming bag of feces 11 modrepub Dec 2018 Dec 2018 1 1579
18th CD special election date set for Mar 13, 2018 0 DeminPennswoods Oct 2017 Oct 2017 3 608
1st post primary poll: Wolf leads Corbett, 51 to 31% 6 Divernan Jun 2014 Aug 2014 4 1441
1st priorities: Casey - Jobs; Toomey - sanctuary cities 5 DeminPennswoods Jan 2017 Jan 2017 3 1944
2 arrested in 1984 rape, slaying of Bucks girl, 14 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 1165
2 PA Turnpike interchanges to go cashless 11 left-of-center2012 Sep 2015 Oct 2015 2 1756
2 Points on Pittsburgh City Activism: 2 Mc Mike Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 788
2 years late, PA. will finally accept federal dollars to expand medical assistance 3 JPZenger Aug 2014 Aug 2014 5 1130
200 headstones spray-painted at Kiski Township cemetery 2 left-of-center2012 Sep 2015 Sep 2015 4 1329
2014 PA. state budget faces $1.4 billion jump in expenses and reduced federal Medicaid & tobacco $ 2 JPZenger Nov 2013 Nov 2013 2 1099
2016 Democratic Convention will be in Philly, per an email 1 DebJ Feb 2015 Feb 2015 2 965
2019 Municipal election discussion 1 DeminPennswoods Apr 2019 Apr 2019 1 513
21 New Facilities Proposed in US to Export Natural Gas Overseas (get ready for a 2nd fracking boom) 8 JPZenger Sep 2013 Mar 2014 8 2878
250 Jobs Coming to Horsham Air Guard Station (drone command center) 1 jakeXT May 2013 May 2013 1 1707
2nd Hearing for Medical Marijuana Bill in the PA Senate 0 RainDog Jun 2014 Jun 2014 5 888
3 Berks County Republican committeemen resign, say they can't back Trump 4 Dark n Stormy Knight Aug 2016 Aug 2016 16 1378
3 Dems running for PA. Attorney General: Debate gets combative 3 JPZenger Feb 2016 Feb 2016 3 1206
3 men accused of sexually abusing animals 1,460 times 11 left-of-center2012 Aug 2018 Aug 2018 3 957
3/4 of PA. School Districts Cutting Back on Instructional Programs Again This Year 0 JPZenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 791
30th Street Station's flipping sign's future is up in the air 4 modrepub Dec 2018 Dec 2018 2 801
31 Reasons Philadelphia Is The Most Underrated City In America 3 Tx4obama Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 1426
360 McDonald's restaurants in Pa. to be remodeled to include self-ordering kiosks 6 left-of-center2012 Aug 2018 Aug 2018 0 688
4 ex-fraternity members get jail in pledge's hazing death 1 TexasTowelie Jan 2018 Jan 2018 4 676
46,000 PA. Dems have changed registration to Repub, apparently to vote for Trump 7 JPZenger Mar 2016 Mar 2016 6 1816
4th Annual Jog n Hog Set to Challenge Erie-Area Stomachs 6 Panich52 Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 1648
5 PA. Public Universities Plan another round of layoffs 1 JPZenger Jul 2014 Jul 2014 3 913
50,000 Public Sector Jobs (Mainly in Public Schools) Eliminated in PA Since Corbett Took Office 1 JPZenger Sep 2013 Sep 2013 2 1169
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