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Baer Growls Archive: December, 2011
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Nation & World
Sun, Dec 18, 2011, 6:19 PM
I'm out until after the new year begins. I leave to you all to growl when appropriate.
Ho, Ho, Ho!
Thu, Dec 15, 2011, 11:57 AM
(A brief discussion twixt Baer & Baer's editor, a.k.a. BE) JB: Yo, boss, merry and happy are we! BE: And by "we" you mean? JB: The Capitol...
Back to Bellefonte
Wed, Dec 14, 2011, 10:25 AM
Driving into Bellefonte in pre-dawn darkness Tuesday reminded me of another drive to that borough back in 1999. This time, I was headed into...
Former Guvs & Future Mayors
Mon, Dec 12, 2011, 10:15 AM
Among the hotel lobby talk and sidewalk encounters during Pennsylvania Society weekend in New York, I get predictions on the presidential race...
Thu, Dec 8, 2011, 12:37 PM
The fiery voucher debate threw off another spark yesterday as Philly state Sen. Vincent Hughes went off on an email from the conservative Commonwealth...
Saving Can Be Costly
Wed, Dec 7, 2011, 10:27 AM
Ever notice how government spends money to help taxpayers save money by cutting government costs? Ever wonder why year after year, no matter...
The Legislative Lag
Mon, Dec 5, 2011, 11:34 AM
(A brief discussion twixt Baer & Baer's editor, a.k.a. BE) JB: You know, boss, I'm not one to say "I told you so." BE: Actually, you...
The Sandusky Defense
Fri, Dec 2, 2011, 9:56 AM
(A brief discussion twixt Baer & Baer's editor, a.k.a. BE) JB: Ya know, boss, I'm starting to wonder about Jerry Sandusky's legal defense...
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.