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Dems Pounce on Corbett Gifts Story

Dems weren’t satisfied with the disclosure. Their complaint to the Ethics Commission accompanies “a request for an investigation regarding acceptance of gifts by Governor Tom Corbett and the ... Ed ... read more

Ethics complaints lodged in sting case

HARRISBURG - A longtime good-government activist in Harrisburg filed ethics complaints Tuesday against leading Philadelphia Democrats ... accepting money or gifts. Stilp filed two complaints, one with ... read more

Pennsylvania House hires attorneys to assist Ethics Committee

If the Fox Rothschild pact is tied to the sting case, the firm would help Ethics Committee members weigh whether the lawmakers, all Philadelphia Democrats, violated House rules when they accepted ... ... read more

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States fail to police themselves

In Georgia, more than 650 government employees accepted gifts ... its ethics commission six years ago but has yet to issue a single ethics penalty. It’s almost impossible to know whether the oversight ... read more


Editorial: State should outlaw gifts to lawmakers and appointees

Tom Corbett ... reaches $250 for gifts or $650 for travel, meals and lodging, they must be reported to the state Ethics Commission. That has opened the door for legislators, members of the governor's ... read more

Rival to Corbett: Pay gift money back

He said that if Corbett doesn't express contrition and reimburse the gift-givers, "then we will have a real scandal on our hands." Indeed, Democrats ... filed a complaint with the state Ethics ... read more

Grading the nation: How accountable is your state?

In Georgia, more than 650 government employees accepted gifts ... its ethics commission six years ago, but has yet to issue a single ethics penalty. It’s almost impossible to know whether the ... read more

" Palin to Sue Fox?: Contributor Excoriates Palin, References Wasilla Contracting Scandal "

"This is to provide notice to [Alaska blogger and radio host Shannyn] Moore, and those who re-publish the defamation, such as Huffington Post, MSNBC, the New York Times and The Washington Post, that ... read more

John L. Micek: For Corbett, one step forward always comes with two steps back

And there was an explosive report in the Philadelphia Daily News that the First Couple had accepted thousands of dollars in gifts from ... eat cake" moment. Democrats lost no time in filing a ... read more

Morning Minutes: May 16

Biophilia bye-oh-FILL-ee-uh (noun) A hypothetical human tendency to interact or be closely associated with other forms of life in nature - www.merriam-webster.com Follow the adventures of a former ... read more

3/6 Morning Buzz

Here’s the latest on each of the prospective candidates. Dems Pounce on Corbett Gifts Story: The Pa. Democratic Party filed an ethics complaint against Tom Corbett Tuesday, a few hours after the ... read more

Area native's discovery of mastodon bones was historic find

There have been many articles touting the honors and accomplishments of Beaver County natives, especially in the areas of sports entertainment. However, one native son became internationally ... read more



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