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Archive: January, 2013
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More Gun Grist
Wed, Jan 30, 2013, 8:43 AM
Another day, another load of grist for the gun debate. A new Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday shows Pennsylvanians support a...
Corbett: Good Bet/Bad Bet
Tue, Jan 29, 2013, 8:47 AM
While a new Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday morning strongly suggests that Republican Gov. Tom Corbett is very a bad bet for reelection...
Camelot and Lottery Jobs
Mon, Jan 28, 2013, 8:40 AM
(A brief discussion twixt Baer & Baer's editor, a.k.a. BE) JB: Yo, boss, see the news story in the British tab The Daily Mail over the...
PA's Brewski Boom
Thu, Jan 24, 2013, 9:06 AM
Let's all take a moment on a cold winter day to pay homage to a booming biz in PA. For while winter might not be the time to think beer, you...
Corbett Hosts Former Penn State Players
Wed, Jan 23, 2013, 8:31 AM
Gov. Corbett hosted about 75 former Penn State football players at the Governor's Mansion in Harrisburg Tuesday night to explain his lawsuit...
Chasing Expenses -- Again
Tue, Jan 22, 2013, 9:15 AM
Imagine your boss accepting your word that you spend $160 a-day on expenses every day you go to work because your company doesn't require any...
Second Inaugurals -- Humbug!
Mon, Jan 21, 2013, 8:50 AM
(A brief discussion twixt Baer & Baer's editor, a.k.a. BE) JB: Know what annoys me? BE: Practically everything? JB: True, but Monday's...
Dems Dump on Lottery Deal
Fri, Jan 18, 2013, 8:48 AM
By the end of the very day Gov. Corbett announced details and defended his decision to contract with the British firm Camelot Global Services...
John Baer has written about politics and government for the Daily News since 1987. Neither subject ever fails to provide him with stories of policies and politicians walking on or skirting by paths to perdition.