Pennsylvania Watchdog

Fear and loathing in Philly on Day 3 of the Democratic Party pageant

By   /  July 28, 2016  /  Commentary, National, Pennsylvania, Politics & Elections, Virginia, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Hillary and Obama convention

It was the biggest show so far in a convention that has been a celebration of big government and identification politics.

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Philly mayor praises ‘regressive’ soda tax at Dem convention

By   /  July 27, 2016  /  National, News, Pennsylvania, Politics & Elections, Taxes, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

James Kenney and Hillary

“Where do we draw the line with government and what we can and cannot do?” he said.

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Auditor general targets Pennsylvania pensions

By   /  July 27, 2016  /  News, Pennsylvania, Pensions  /  No Comments

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Pennsylvania fiscal watchdog Eugene DePasquale said, “We’re paying them a lot of money. What are we getting in return?”

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Democrats ‘most progressive’ platform could be most costly for taxpayers

By   /  July 26, 2016  /  National, News, Pennsylvania, Politics & Elections, Taxes, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Bill Clinton at convention

While some of the language is nebulous, the platform calls for expensive initiatives.

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Bernie Sanders supporter revolt could spell trouble for Hillary in November

By   /  July 26, 2016  /  National, News, Pennsylvania, Politics & Elections, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Bernie Sanders

Inside the convention hall, Sanders’ delegates rained down boos just about every time Clinton’s name was mentioned, even when the leader of their “revolution” declared he is “with her,” and that “Hillary Clinton must become the next president of the United States.

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Big labor, with big money, big force at Democratic convention

By   /  July 25, 2016  /  Labor, National, News, Pennsylvania, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Dem convention photo

“Our movement will be an unstoppable force in this election because the stakes could not be higher,” Mary Kay Henry, president of SEIU said.

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