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York Dispatch: EDITORIAL: Toomey Fails To Lead On Tax Plan

* Toomey and his GOP brethren aren’t concerned about helping the vast majority of Pennsylvanians, or middle class taxpayers elsewhere. They’re concerned with being able to point to a legislative accomplishment — any legislative accomplishment — after a year of running both Houses of Congress and the White House… Even if they have to mislead ... Read more

Pennsylvanians Oppose GOP Tax Plan

The Republican tax plan will raise middle class taxes while adding $1.3 trillion to the debt and giving tax breaks to the wealthy. It would devastate health care plans for millions of Americans. The plan is so bad, even Donald Trump’s alma mater, the University of Pennsylvania, has come out against it. That’s why Pennsylvanians ... Read more

Congressman Barletta’s Lies And Hypocrisy On Tax Reform

Barletta Embraces Middle Class Tax Hikes and Skyrocketing Deficits To Give Millionaires and Large Corporations a Windfall \Non-partisan analyses agree that Congressman Barletta and Paul Ryan’s tax plan will raise middle class taxes while adding $1.3 trillion to the debt. This flip-flop makes it clear that Congressman Barletta puts lining the pockets of donors, large ... Read more

Roundup: Conor Lamb Voted Democratic Nominee For The PA-18 Special Election

Democrats from Allegheny, Greene, Washington, and Westmoreland counties yesterday chose 33-year-old former federal prosecutor and Marine Corps veteran, Conor Lamb. Check out the coverage: Washington Post: Democrats pick former federal prosecutor for special congressional election in Pennsylvania Conor Lamb, a 33-year-old Marine veteran and assistant U.S. attorney, won the backing of local Democrats here in ... Read more

Conor Lamb Wins First-Ever Congressional Democratic Convention

Democrats from Allegheny, Greene, Washington, and Westmoreland counties gathered at Washington High School in Washington, PA today to hold a convention to nominate a candidate to replace disgraced former Congressman Tim Murphy. On the second ballot, Democrats chose 33-year-old former federal prosecutor and Marine Corps veteran Conor Lamb. “This unprecedented convention was held to enable ... Read more

Turzai Defends Billion Dollar Cut To Education But He’s Not Alone

Earlier this week, Harrisburg insider Mike Turzai announced that he is running for governor of Pennsylvania and yesterday he defended his role in cutting $1 billion from Pennsylvania schools, but he’s not alone. Every Republican running for governor supports gutting our schools. “Harrisburg insider Mike Turzai, an architect of Tom Corbett’s billion-dollar education cut, doubled ... Read more

Turzai’s Terrible Day

Yesterday, Harrisburg insider Mike Turzai announced that he is running for governor of Pennsylvania, but his announcement was overshadowed by his disastrous launch. “Insider Mike Turzai has spent nearly two decades in Harrisburg catering to his donors and special interests instead of hardworking Pennsylvanians,” said Beth Melena, communications director for the Pennsylvania Democratic Party. “Yesterday, ... Read more

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