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26 min ago | Business Journal

Corbett administration makes major grant to Children's Home of Pittsburgh

Gov. Tom Corbett has awarded a $1.5 million Economic Growth Initiative grant to the Children's Home of Pittsburgh.

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Related Topix: Pittsburgh, PA, US Governors

26 min ago | Business Journal

Corbett administration makes major grant to Children's Home of Pittsburgh

Gov. Tom Corbett has awarded a $1.5 million Economic Growth Initiative grant to the Children's Home of Pittsburgh.

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Related Topix: Pittsburgh, PA, US Governors

4 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

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A Maryland historian and author, who used to live in Berks County, fired off an angry letter to a Lancaster newspaper recently, and it ran Monday.

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Related Topix: Berks County, PA, US Governors

8 hrs ago | Evening Sun

Report: Little record of work by Corbett adviser

A former state education secretary under Gov. Tom Corbett remains on the state payroll as a special adviser, but a newspaper found limited evidence of the work he has been performing.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Associated Press, Collinsville, IL

12 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Roadwork plan increases Pittsburgh regional spending by 52 percent

If you thought there was a lot of road and bridge work going on the past few years, get ready for more - much more.

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Related Topix: Pittsburgh, PA, Downtown (Pittsburgh, PA), Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, PA, US Governors, Washington County, PA

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Centre Daily Times

Politically Uncorrected | Give 'em hell, Tom. Or not

"Running against Harrisburg" is a popular strategy. Most modern gubernatorial candidates seeking a first term, including incumbent Gov. Tom Corbett, have "run against Harrisburg."

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Related Topix: Harrisburg, PA, US Governors, US News

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Be careful with new turnpike speed limit

Motorists on the Pennsylvania Turnpike will see something different between the Blue Mountain and Morgantown interchanges.

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Related Topix: Morgantown, PA, US Governors, Opinion

Philly.com

Ron Tomalis, Gov. Corbett s onetime education secretary turned special adviser.

A Harrisburg activist has asked the state Ethics Commission to investigate whether an adviser to Gov. Corbett is earning his keep.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Harrisburg, PA

ABC 27

Youth pastor fired, jailed after teen-sex charges

A former state education secretary under Gov. Tom Corbett remains on the state payroll, but a newspaper says there's limited evidence of the work he's performing.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

PennLive.com

Attack ad on Corbetta s education funding record 'a damned lie,' Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley says

Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley criticizes a PA Families First attack ad on Gov. Tom Corbett's Administration's record on education funding.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Education Etc., Pennsylvania

PennLive.com

Forcing taxpayers onto a diet, lawmakers find pork for themselves: Monday Morning Coffee

Good Monday Morning, Fellow Seekers. So you know how you convince yourself you're not really violating your diet by eating that piece of birthday cake by having a salad for lunch? Now imagine that the "salad" is the annual state budget and the "cake" is tens of millions of dollars tucked into a piece of legislation into a piece of budget-related ... (more)

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Montgomery County, PA, US Governors

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Some thoughs on race for Pa. governor

I nearly spit out my coffee on July 17 when I read that there was someone actually defending Gov. Tom Corbett.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Ed Rendell, Franklin County, PA, Opinion

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Ruth Ann Dailey: It's no summer of love for the flustered Left

From the Supreme Court to survey results, from primaries to prisoner swaps, the summer months have delivered nary an encouraging note for the nation's statists and progressives.

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Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay, US News, US Governors, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Opinion

Daily Kos

PA-Gov: Tom Wolf (D) Hits Back At Tom Corbett's (R) Lies About The Wolf Company In New Ad

And if there's one thing you should know, it's that people with Texas roots don't mess around when it comes to BBQ.

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Related Topix: US Governors, US News, Liberal Political News

The York Daily Record

They are here illegally, but they are still children

Since last October, more than 57,000 children fleeing terrible conditions in Central America have made their way to the United States, entering the country illegally by crossing our border with Mexico.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Mexico, PA, Bethlehem, PA, Berks County, PA, US Governors, Opinion

The Lebanon Daily News

Independent hopefuls may widen Pa.'s gubernatorial field

Just when Pennsylvania voters were getting used to the idea of a gubernatorial election showdown between Republican incumbent Tom Corbett and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf, other hopefuls may soon be joining the fray.

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Related Topix: US Governors

WBNS

Pa. suicide prevention efforts to start early

She locked herself in a bathroom in their Trafford home and turned on a portable grill purchased for family picnics.

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Related Topix: Trafford, PA, US Governors, Suicide, Family, Kids

Centre Daily Times

Their View | Is Pennsylvania's 'energy revolution' shaping up as you expected?

Rather than take a cautious, scientific approach, Pennsylvania's top officials saw dollar signs and essentially threw open the doors of the commonwealth several years ago to the natural gas industry.

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Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, US Governors

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Role remains ambiguous for Tom Corbett's higher education adviser, Ron Tomalis

When Ron Tomalis stepped aside as state education secretary 14 months ago, he landed what seemed like a full-time assignment in a state struggling to boost college access and curb ever-rising tuition prices.

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Related Topix: US Governors

The Morning Call

Allentown Rotary Club celebrates centennial

A gala dinner celebrating Allentown Rotary Club's 100 years of community service - locally and globally - brought more than 150 people to Lehigh Country Club June 27. Gala festivities began curbside as arriving attendees enjoyed a photo op with stylish cars from the noted Nicola Bulgari Collection.

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Related Topix: Allentown, PA, Non-Profit, US Governors

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