Let’s review the stakes in elections

"Science is not a partisan issue," as our representative in Washington, Chrissy Houlahan, wrote (below) pertaining to her Yea vote for the Climate Action Now Act (HR 9; download text here). Certainly, science should not be a partisan issue. However, the eminently...

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Op/Ed: The importance of a good deed

By Chris Pielli, The Times of Chester County, 10/1/19 Why do people run for political office? Ideally, it should be to serve the public and put the public’s interest above all other interests, including your own. I think of Sophocles’ famous quote –“To be doing good...

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Casey Calls for President Trump’s Impeachment

Senator Bob Casey (D-PA), September 25, 2019 [This is an excellent background summary from our ever fact-inclined Democratic Senator. People often ask what “treason, bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors" (the constitutional justification for impeachment in...

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Muth Hosts Hearing on Ending the Rape Culture Epidemic

Senator Katie Muth (D-44), 9/20/19 Phoenixville – September 20, 2019 – Sen. Katie Muth (D-Berks, Chester, Montgomery) joined victim-survivors, advocates, and lawmakers for a Democratic Policy Hearing on ending the rape culture epidemic. Muth requested and hosted the...

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Back in session

from Rep. Kristine Howard (D-167), 9/19/19 After a nearly 10-week summer break, our legislature went back in session this week and yours truly returned to Harrisburg. I would like to say we went back to work, but unfortunately, from my perspective, that would be...

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A Labor Day Reflection

by Rep. Kristine Howard (D-167) I am a union member. My father was a union member. Three of my children are union members. I work, and my father worked, in a public sector union job, my father as a probation officer in Camden, New Jersey, and me as a child abuse...

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PA voters take a closer look

This chart from Morning Consult, which surveys voters every day, shows Trump's approval and disapproval lines crossing in PA as of May 1, 2017. From Jan 2017 to July 2019, Trump's approval rating here lost 17 points. And it's not a recent or hesitating plunge; the gap...

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Mark Zandi’s warning on the economy

Chester County resident Mark Zandi, chief economist of Moody’s Analytics and a frequent commentator on economic news, has published a severe warning, "Mr. President, a tweet could end your trade war and avoid recession. But hurry," in the Aug. 23 Philadelphia...

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