Baer Growls Archive: April, 2012

A National Swat at Kane

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Last week's Democratic primary winner for state attorney general, Kathleen Kane, already is taking fire from a national Republican group claiming... Read more

Another Booze Tease

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The Harrisburg Patriot-News reports Friday that a new effort is underway to sell off the State Store system, this time with more licenses for... Read more

Bipartisan Bash

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(A brief discussion twixt Baer & Baer's editor, a.k.a. BE) JB: Yo, boss, see fur's already flyin' in the Pennsylvania Senate race? BE:... Read more

DeWeese Wins, Loses

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Former Democratic House Speaker Bill DeWeese, even as he was being sentenced to prison in Dauphin County on Election Day, rang up more votes... Read more

Correcting Corrections

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You know how some things that tax dollars pay for never seem to get better or cost less? Well, the state's massive prison system (16,000 employees;... Read more

Less Transparency

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Just in time for Tuesday's Primary Election, Harrisburg is making sure the political process is less transparent than it ought to be. As voters... Read more

GOP Cannibalism

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Pennsylvania Republicans in the U.S. Senate primary are doing what national Republicans did in the presidential race: they're eating each other... Read more

Pols and Legal Defense

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Among the many things wrong with Pennsylvania's campaign finance laws -- most notably that there is no limit on the amount an individual, party... Read more