Baer Growls Archive: June, 2013

Our "full-time" Legislature

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Pennsylvania's Legislature is one of only four full-time legislature's in America and -- as perhaps you've noted, since I mention it nearly... Read more

Democratic deja vu

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Of the issues hanging fire in the PA Legislature as its leaders rush to meet a Sunday budget deadline, the one with real bipartisan support... Read more

Comedian Kane

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Kathleen Kane surprised attendees at the monthly PA Press Club luncheon in Harrisburg on Monday when she began her remarks with a stand-up... Read more

PA parties know how to spin numbers

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Of all the oft-confusing, sometimes-conflicting numbers used to measure the state and national economy, the most reliable seems to be the monthly... Read more

After the crash

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In what can fairly be called auto tips for the profoundly stupid, your state government is offering advice on what to do if you're in a car... Read more

Gosnell goes to Washington

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The case of Kermit Gosnell, the convicted baby-killer who ran a Philly abortion clinic, is seen as the spur for a U.S. House vote Tuesday that... Read more

Ye olde judges

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(A brief discussion twixt Baer & Baer's editor, a/k/a BE) BE: Hey, JB, I see your favorite court tossed that case allowing judges 70 and... Read more

City schools get national attention

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One of the reasons I suggest in a Monday column that the fiscal puzzle to funding Philly schools isn't as unsolvable as it might seem is played... Read more