Say What? Archive: May, 2012

Now the states are scamming homeowners

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The mortgage scams just keep coming — and from unexpected places. Now, the states are raiding funds from a multibillion-dollar settlement... Read more

N.J. can't afford expensive tax breaks

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It would be nice if you could splurge anytime you wanted and put an expensive item like a Bianchi bike or the new iPhone on a credit card.... Read more

Corbett shouldn't raid funds for land preservation

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Gov. Corbett’s first budget took aim at a signature environmental effort launched by two of his Republican predecessors, so it probably... Read more

Can't let emotions rule on Syria

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The murders of at least 49 children in the massacre of more than 100 villagers in the town of Houla has stoked the fires of U.S. politicians... Read more

Don't let Yanoff's retirement leave a void

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For 25 years and more, the Philadelphia area has had a relentless advocate in Shelley Yanoff for improving the lives of children. As the longtime... Read more

Pa. should look to New Jersey's example on safety

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A new study of Americans’ risk of dying by accident highlights two areas where the lives of more Pennsylvania motorists could be saved... Read more

Voter-ID law fixes just lipstick on a pig

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By again tinkering with Pennsylvania’s two-month-old voter-ID law, Gov. Corbett’s administration only makes it more obvious that... Read more

Let us not forget whom Memorial Day is really about

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In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing... Read more