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Union Members Lock Horns with AFP Grassroots

February 25, 2014 J

PHILADELPHIA — Last night, at a Warminster meeting of the Pennsylvania chapter of Americans for Prosperity, union members tried to shout down and intimidate speakers and guests. Activists were meeting to discuss legislation that would remove the Pennsylvania government as a middleman when it comes to collecting union dues and moneys used for political action. [...]

out of their league

February 24, 2014 J,

Governor Corbett’s Healthy PA Plan has now been submitted to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for a waiver to the Medicaid Expansion piece of the Affordable Care Act, also known as ObamaCare. This means only one thing – more ObamaCare in Pennsylvania! You can read more about it here – ‘The Federal [...]

another perk

February 21, 2014 J

By now I’m sure you’ve heard about the union thugs in Philadelphia who destroyed a Quaker meeting house, threaten non-union contractors, and stalk business owners and operators that dare use non-union workers. While the national news is drawing a spotlight on the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) indictment of 10 union members, our state director [...]

learn how to protect paychecks

February 12, 2014 J

You may have read about the debate going on over what is known as paycheck protection legislation. Currently, union membership dues are taken out of public employee checks by the state government. Then the state government writes a check to the union, and our state treasurer signs it. Sound unfair?! It is; and no other [...]

Is Washington Broken?

February 10, 2014 J,

Do you think Washington is broken?   Silly question, I know.   This Thursday, February 13 there will be an event tackling this very question at the Luhrs Center, Shippenburg University.     The event will take place from 8PM to 9:30PM and will be moderated by Nina Easton.  The panelists who will tackle the [...]