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BUMBLING PA SENATE GOP LEADERS ADMIT THEIR FRAUDIT PUSH FOR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS IS “INTRUSIVE AND OVERREACHING” — BUT PUSH AHEAD ANYWAY

PENNSYLVANIA —  Jake Corman’s fraudit is a trainwreck and it’s only getting worse. Today, City & State Pennsylvania reported that PA Senate GOP Majority Leader Kim Ward can’t even pretend to justify the push for 9 million Pennsylvanians’ social security and driver’s license numbers. “I agree with the public that asking for a driver’s license and ... Read more

ECONOMISTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY AGREE: TIME TO BUILD ON THE SUCCESS OF THE ENHANCED CHILD TAX CREDIT BY MAKING IT PERMANENT

The expanded Child Tax Credits enacted by President Biden and Democrats is already delivering thousands of dollars to working Pennsylvania families has been a success, and activists and economists agree that it’s time for Congress to make the CTC permanent. Just yesterday, 450 economists signed an open letter urging Congress to pursue a permanent extension ... Read more

ICYMI: PA REPUBLICANS SLAMMED FOR THEIR “EGREGIOUS ABUSE OF POWER” AS THEY MOVE TO SEIZE PA VOTERS’ SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS

PENNSYLVANIA — This week, Jake Corman and Pennsylvania Republicans took another dangerous and reckless step with their continued attempt at a fraudit of the 2020 election. Republicans are trying to exploit the people of Pennsylvania by subpoenaing their social security and driver’s license numbers as part of a taxpayer-funded probe. The press took notice — and Harrisburg Republicans ... Read more

ICYMI: HOW THE BIDEN AGENDA DELIVERED FOR PENNSYLVANIA THIS WEEK

PENNSYLVANIA — Thanks to President Biden’s Build Back Better agenda, including the life-changing tax cut for working families and the historic investments set to come from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal, Pennsylvania’s economy is coming back. This week, more than 2 million families across the commonwealth received their third round of Child Tax Credit payments. Pennsylvanians ... Read more

“THIS IS THE BOOST WE’VE NEEDED”: AS DEMOCRATS’ MIDDLE CLASS FAMILIES TAX CUT HITS BANK ACCOUNTS, PA STATE SENATOR FLYNN, REP. KOSIEROWSKI, REP. MULLINS & NEPA FAMILIES HIGHLIGHT LOCAL IMPACT

PENNSYLVANIA — Earlier today, PA State Senator Marty Flynn, Rep. Bridget Malloy Kosierowski and Rep. Kyle Mullins joined NEPA families for a virtual press conference to highlight the local impact of Democrats’ tax cut for middle class families, which hit bank accounts for the third time this week. Over the last 3 months, these Child ... Read more

ICYMI: CHILD TAX CREDIT PAYMENTS SLASHED HUNGER RATES, U.S. DATA SHOWS

PENNSYLVANIA — As the third round of Child Tax Credit payments hit bank accounts across the commonwealth tomorrow, a detailed report shows the number of American families who report not having enough to eat fell dramatically after the first child tax credit payments were distributed. Recent data shows that the monthly payments are having a ... Read more

ICYMI: KDKA: WESTERN PA. DISTRICT OF LABORERS CALLS FOR PASSAGE OF INFRASTRUCTURE BILL

PENNSYLVANIA —  On Sunday, members of the Western Pennsylvania District of Laborers called on Congress to pass the bipartisan infrastructure plan. Without a Labor Day parade, the Western Pennsylvania District of Laborers didn’t have the opportunity to show their support for President Biden’s infrastructure bill — so yesterday, they paraded through downtown Pittsburgh to call ... Read more

ICYMI: CORMAN FRAUDIT PUSH “WOULD BE FUNNY IF IT WASN’T SO SAD”

PENNSYLVANIA — Yesterday, Morning Call columnist Paul Muschick slammed Senate GOP leader Jake Corman for embracing the far-right push for a fraudit of Pennsylvania’s 2020 election. Corman, a weakling who is too scared of Donald Trump, Doug Mastriano and the far-right to address Pennsylvania’s real problems, has recently flailed around on far-right media to try and gin up support for ... Read more

PA DEMS CALL ON LOU BARLETTA TO RENOUNCE SUPPORT FROM DANGEROUS CONSPIRACY THEORIST

PENNSYLVANIA — Today, the Pennsylvania Democratic Party is calling on Lou Barletta to renounce the support and endorsement of far-right conspiracy theorist and former radio host Rose Tennent. Barletta said “it’s an honor and a privilege” to have Tennent’s support, despite her long history of hateful comments and support for the deadly insurrection on January 6th.  ... Read more

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