Say What? Archive: July, 2011

Shale-gas industry gives enough already

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By Matthew J. Brouillette, president and CEO of the Commonwealth Foundation Despite a deep recession, Marcellus Shale gas drilling in Pennsylvania... Read more

Give the taxman his due from natural-gas gold rush

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Smerconish: Seeking political alternatives

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In 1984, I campaigned to be an elected alternate delegate (from Pennsylvania’s Eighth Congressional District) to the Republican National... Read more

Ferris: Arming the drug cartels

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Back in February 2009, Attorney General Eric Holder outlined the new administration’s intent on an assault-weapons ban: “As President... Read more

Christie blasts critics of Muslim judge

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Gov. Christie should be applauded for loudly voicing his frustration and saying he is “tired of dealing with the crazies” who criticized... Read more

Environmental rules are under attack

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While the public’s attention has been focused on the irresponsible showdown over raising the nation’s debt limit, the Republican... Read more

Ridership up, time to fund transit

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When Harrisburg officials this fall get around to crafting a plan to plug the huge gap in funding for state transportation needs, SEPTA’s... Read more

Burke: Test cheating rooted in centralization

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About 178 Atlanta schoolteachers have been implicated in a highly publicized cheating scandal, involving almost half of the district’s... Read more