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OPPONENT STILL BLAMING WORKERS, BUT UPS HIS LOW MINIMUM WAGE

Posted by DPOYC on July 16, 2014 at 8:55 PM

NEW FREEDOM (Jul 16, 2014) – Linda Small released the following statement:


“State Sen. Wagner is still blaming workers for low wages and completely missing some key points in comments on his campaign email linking to a video entitled “Land of the Freebies, Home of the Enslaved.” Following his remarks a few weeks ago stating that there are plenty of higher wage jobs in the economy but workers need to have alarm clocks and be able to pass drug tests to ...

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Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Endorsements in November General Election

Posted by DPOYC on July 9, 2014 at 11:15 AM

For Immediate Release:

Wednesday, July 9, 2014


Harrisburg, PA - Pennsylvania AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder announced endorsements of candidates for Congress and Pennsylvania’s State General Assembly for the November General Election.


The Congressional and State Legislative endorsements were made by the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Executive Council which met in Harrisburg today. Last month the Executive...

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Auditor General DePasquale Cuts Car Fleet by 65 Percent, Improves Travel Efficiency for Net Savings of More Than $750,000 Annually

Posted by DPOYC on July 8, 2014 at 11:50 AM

Additional cost-cutting measures save another $564,000 annually

 

HARRISBURG – Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said today he saved taxpayers more than $750,000 by cutting the Department of the Auditor General’s vehicle fleet by more than 65 percent and improving travel efficiency, which increases his annual cost-cutting savings to more than $1.2 million.


DePasquale eliminated 158 cars from the vehicle fleet since he took office in 2013, ...

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STATE SEN. WAGNER'S INDEPENDENCE EVE STATEMENT INSULTS

Posted by DPOYC on July 7, 2014 at 9:05 AM

NEW FREEDOM (Jul 7, 2014) – Linda Small addresses State Sen. Scott Wagner’s Independence Eve email:

 

“The Scott Wagner for Senate campaign email of July 3rd insulted Americans and his constituents. He sent out an email linked to a video from 2011 titled “Land of the Freebies, Home of the Enslaved.” Wagner apparently endorses the idea that government programs helping Americans with unemployment, SNAP (food stamps,) and even Pell grants enslaves...

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STATE SENATOR WAGNER STATEMENTS INAPPROPRIATE, OFFENSIVE

Posted by DPOYC on June 6, 2014 at 9:35 AM

NEW FREEDOM (Jun 6, 2014) – State Senate candidate Linda Small called State Sen. Scott Wagner’s statements comparing unions to Hitler inappropriate, offensive and wrong. Her statement follows:

 

“Sen. Wagner has clearly gone too far in making inappropriate and offensive statements comparing unions to Hitler and Putin. Sadly, when asked about those comments, he added even more dictators like Hussein and Stalin to the list. Sen. Wagner should apologize for t...

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94th House Q&A: David Colon, Kelly Henshaw and Stan Saylor

Posted by DPOYC on April 22, 2014 at 9:35 AM

From the York Dispatch: 94th House Q&A: David Colon, Kelly Henshaw and Stan Saylor

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LINDA SMALL ENDORSED FOR PA STATE SENATE BY PENNSYLVANIA NOW PAC

Posted by DPOYC on March 16, 2014 at 10:35 AM

NEW FREEDOM (Mar. 16, 2014) - Linda Small announced that the Pennsylvania NOW PAC has endorsed her for Pennsylvania State Senate.

 

“I am very pleased to have the endorsement of the Pennsylvania NOW PAC for the Pennsylvania State Senate. NOW members are women and men of all backgrounds and colors working together to bring about equal rights for all women. Stopping violence against women, abortion and reproduction rights, promoting diversity, ending racism and economic...

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Veterans Defend Small Against GOP Attacks

Posted by DPOYC on March 14, 2014 at 2:50 PM

York, PA- Admiral Joe Sestak and Former Auditor General Jack Wagner, who are both veterans, came out in support of Linda Small today in response to attack ads released by the Republican Party.

 

Auditor General Jack Wagner, a former combat Marine who was wounded in the Vietnam War, said, “Linda’s service has shown that she is hardworking, dedicated servant who possesses the values demanded of public servants. I’ve served in the State Senate, and I know the S...

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CAPITAL REGION STONEWALL DEMOCRATS ENDORSE LINDA SMALL

Posted by DPOYC on March 14, 2014 at 1:40 PM

NEW FREEDOM (Mar. 14, 2014) – Pennsylvania State Senate candidate Linda Small announced that the Capital Region Stonewall Democrats endorsed her today.

 

“I am happy to have the endorsement of the Capital Region Stonewall Democrats for election to the Pennsylvania State Senate for the 28th district. They are strong advocates for equal rights for all people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. I join them in working for marriage equality, ensu...

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ADMIRAL JOE SESTAK ENDORSES LINDA SMALL FOR PA SENATE

Posted by DPOYC on March 5, 2014 at 10:00 PM

NEW FREEDOM (Mar 5, 2014) – Retired Admiral Joe Sestak endorsed Linda Small for the Pennsylvania state senate today. The former Congressman from Pennsylvania’s Seventh District highlighted her focus on getting results for district voters on creating good jobs, education and ending unfair local tax increases as a state senator.

 

"In the Navy, leaders are accountable for the results of their actions. Too many politicians today only want to be measured by their i...

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