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Letter: Time to Clean House
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Letter: Time to Clean House
7 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I urge all Democrats in Pennsylvania’s new 12th District to get to the polls on Tuesday, May 15, and cast a vote for Marc Friedenberg for Congress. [Read More]
Letter: In a Critical Election, Marc Friedenberg Is the Candidate We Need
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Letter: In a Critical Election, Marc Friedenberg Is the Candidate We Need
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Marc is the Democratic candidate who can win in November. His clear message on jobs, health care, education, and infrastructure are ones that will help all of us in the 12th District. [Read More]
Letter: Know the Issues Around SB2 and Educational Savings Accounts
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Letter: Know the Issues Around SB2 and Educational Savings Accounts
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Within the next few weeks, the PA legislature is considering a bill, Senate Bill 2, that will create a new type of educational savings account (ESA) system for children of the commonwealth that can be used for K-12 education. From studies of states enacting similar programs, several issues have come [Read More]
Letter: Pruitt Needs to Resign
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Letter: Pruitt Needs to Resign
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
You would think that the head of the Environmental Protection Agency might have some interest in protecting the environment. Instead, Pruitt has abused his office to pump up the profits of giant industrial polluters, with total disregard for the safety of our air and water or for the future of our p [Read More]
Letter: Friedenberg Will Represent the People, Not Corporate Interests
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Letter: Friedenberg Will Represent the People, Not Corporate Interests
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
We were told they were going to drain the swamp by getting rid of regulations and entrenched bureaucrats. Instead they’ve given control of the government to corporations and lobbyists. This administration is more interested in protecting the corporations and the well-to-do than the rest of us. [Read More]
Letter: Friedenberg Will Listen to Voters
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Letter: Friedenberg Will Listen to Voters
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Marc Friedenberg is running for the U.S. House of Representative. He is now out there, talking to people, asking them what their problems are, and listening to them. He knows that outside the bubble of prosperity that has formed around Penn State (and even inside it) there are people who are sufferi [Read More]
In Opposition to the Patton Crossing Development
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In Opposition to the Patton Crossing Development
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Lance Shaner writes that the proposed Patton Crossing development as currently presented would favor private interests over the public's and trample long-term maintenance and preservation of Patton Township's character. [Read More]
Letter: Time for New Representation for the 5th District
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Letter: Time for New Representation for the 5th District
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I believe that Marc Friedenberg is the candidate who will safeguard our ability to have affordable health care, improved education of our kids, safe drinking water and cleaner, healthier air. [Read More]
Letter: 10 Years Is Enough of Glenn Thompson
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Letter: 10 Years Is Enough of Glenn Thompson
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
With the help of gerrymandering and corporate backing, Mr. Thompson has enjoyed a “safe seat.” It is time for a new, fresh voice for the 5th District. [Read More]
Letter: Marc Friedenberg Offers Real Leadership
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Letter: Marc Friedenberg Offers Real Leadership
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I enthusiastically support Marc Friedenberg’s candidacy for Pennsylvania’s 5th Congressional District. Marc’s priorities — jobs, healthcare, education, and our environment, which includes addressing climate change — are in line with my own. [Read More]
Letter: Is Nestle a Good Neighbor?
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Letter: Is Nestle a Good Neighbor?
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I view the donation by Nestle Waters of 1,600 cases of water to Snow Shoe area families as a cheap publicity stunt to showcase what good neighbors they will be in Centre County. [Read More]
Letter: Tell Your Legislators You Want New District Maps
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Letter: Tell Your Legislators You Want New District Maps
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
The State Supreme Court said it expects new congressional districts to be in place by Feb. 19, and in play for the May 15 Congressional primaries. Unfortunately, our elected officials don't seem to have gotten the message. [Read More]
Letter: Pa. Voters Want Fair District Maps
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Letter: Pa. Voters Want Fair District Maps
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Congressional Districts are redrawn every 10 years, just after the U.S. Census. In Pennsylvania the party controlling the legislature controls drawing the map. Thus, the Republicans in Harrisburg had the opportunity to do the right thing after the 2010 census and create fair districts. [Read More]
Letter: Friedenberg for Pennsylvania's Energy Future
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Letter: Friedenberg for Pennsylvania's Energy Future
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
The January 9th Guardian newspaper tells us exactly why we can no longer afford to have Glenn Thompson in Congress. The headline reads “China on track to lead in renewables as US retreats.” [Read More]
Letter: Marc Friedenberg Will Provide Needed Support for Education
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Letter: Marc Friedenberg Will Provide Needed Support for Education
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Marc Friedenberg is the candidate for the 5th Congressional District who will represent everyone, independent of their political party or their finances. He has the answers for matters that affect us all. [Read More]
Letter: Marc Friedenberg Would Fight to Restore Balance
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Letter: Marc Friedenberg Would Fight to Restore Balance
21 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Rep. Glenn Thompson has demonstrated by his voting record that he stands with the rich on these issues. It’s time for a change. That’s why I’m supporting Marc Friedenberg. [Read More]
Letter: Ending Net Neutrality Is a Bad Deal for Rural Pennsylvanians
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Letter: Ending Net Neutrality Is a Bad Deal for Rural Pennsylvanians
21 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Recently the Federal Communications Commission voted to eliminate Net Neutrality, an enormous mistake that will have far-reaching negative consequences for rural Pennsylvanians. [Read More]
Letter: America Is Letting Down Its Children
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Letter: America Is Letting Down Its Children
22 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Children, our future, the most vulnerable, have been told that there isn’t enough money to provide them health insurance. Not renewing CHIP is not a fiscal question but a moral question that will affect our culture for years. [Read More]
Letter: We Have a Choice in 2018
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Letter: We Have a Choice in 2018
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
The 5th District has a real opportunity for change. Marc Friedenberg is running for Congress. I encourage you to find out more about him and what he stands for. [Read More]
Letter: An Alternative to Glenn Thompson
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Letter: An Alternative to Glenn Thompson
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
We the people of Pennsylvania 5th District have a fantastic opportunity this year. Marc Friedenberg is running for Congress against Glenn Thompson. [Read More]
Letter: Schiano Situation a Result of Penn State Trustees' Silence
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Letter: Schiano Situation a Result of Penn State Trustees' Silence
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Sunday’s surprise cyber attack on Greg Schiano demonstrates the need for Penn State’s formal repudiation of the Freeh Report. The former Nittany Lion assistant coach had a University of Tennessee job offer ripped away at the hands of an irrational, uniformed social media lynch mob in a matter of [Read More]
Letter: Marshall Will Take His Work Ethic to the Bench
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Letter: Marshall Will Take His Work Ethic to the Bench
33 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I have long supported Brian Marshall for Centre County Judge, but have developed a new respect for him in recent weeks. In a race where character, temperament, and integrity are of the utmost importance, we must consider not only the qualifications of the candidates, but also how they are running th [Read More]
Letter: Ricciardi Mixes Hard Work with Compassion
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Letter: Ricciardi Mixes Hard Work with Compassion
33 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I’ve had the opportunity to work with “Tony” Tom Ricciardi for the past three years… and I’ve been fortunate to know him longer than that. In addition to his strong work ethic, Tom works well with others and has a unique ability to tackle even the most mundane tasks efficiently. [Read More]
Letter: Next Mayor Needs Knowledge and Experience
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Letter: Next Mayor Needs Knowledge and Experience
33 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Recently the local daily paper endorsed Michael Black for mayor, despite Mr. Black’s lack of demonstrated interest in serving on State College boards and commissions, or even occasionally showing up at borough council meetings to express his opinions. [Read More]
Letter: Brian Marshall Brings the Fresh Perspective We Need
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Letter: Brian Marshall Brings the Fresh Perspective We Need
34 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
On November 7, I am proud to vote for Brian Marshall for Centre County Judge. As a partner in Miller, Kistler and Campbell, and as the 2017 Centre County Bar Association president, Brian is a leader in his profession. [Read More]

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