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16 October 2015 0 Comments

Senate Transportation Chairman John Rafferty, R-Montgomery, championed $7.5 billion tax increase, the biggest tax increase since Bob Casey Sr. 1991 $3 billion

Pennsylvania Okays Biggest Tax Hike in More Than Two Decades By: Jim Panyard | November 22, 2013 http://mediatrackers.org/pennsylvania/2013/11/22/pennsylvania-okays-biggest-tax-hike-two-decades Pennsylvania Okays Biggest Tax Hike in More Than Two Decades The Pennsylvania House of Representatives Thursday passed a transportation funding package that will cost residents a cumulative $7.5 billion over the next five years, primarily in gasoline and diesel fuel […]

15 October 2015 0 Comments

Do we want lobbyist Foxes in the Attorney General’s Hen House? Cronyism and John Rafferty

  Mike Long and Todd Nyquist are John Rafferty’s campaign managers and have been entwined for more than 12 years when Rafferty was first elected to the Senate.           ​John Rafferty Mike Long Two Peas in a Pod ​ Long and Nyquist are the  lobbyists for the deadly duo of Republican Corporate […]

14 October 2015 0 Comments

Meanwhile in Pennsylvania ….Two Faced Double Talking John Rafferty Disingenuous…Harrisburg Hack John Rafferty wants to be Republican nominee for Attorney General.

John Rafferty wants the Republican endorsement for Pennsylvania Attorney General  Two Faced Double Talker Corporate Crony and Union Endorsed — Higher Taxes for all  JOHN RAFFERTY DISINGENUOUS?    OCTOBER 14, 2015  BILLLAWRENCE      FTA  Rafferty, a Republican, has been accused of trying to kill the bill, SB 501, which would keep money from being involuntarily […]

10 September 2014 0 Comments

More Debt from Sen. Scott Wagner!!! $1.7 Bbillion –Republican Senator Scott Wagner disappoints The Forgotten Taxpayer: he votes like Sen. Pileggi, like Republican Leadership and like Democrats

    Elected in May of this year as a very independent Republican defeating a well-financed Senate Republican Leadership, Senator Scott Wagner has, surprisingly, disappointed The Forgotten Taxpayer.    Senator Scott Wagner (SD28 York) voted YEA for Act 128 of 2014  authorizing more debt on the Pennsylvania Taxpayers. He was one of 22 voting NAY including 8 Democrats. Everyone […]

10 September 2014 0 Comments

Tim Krieger voted to authorize more debt for Pennsylvania’s Forgotten Taxpayers

       Tim Krieger   voted to authorize more $1,781,373,000 debt on the Pennsylvania Taxpayers. He was NOT  one of 22 voting NAY including 8 Democrats. Everyone in Republican Leadership voted YEA for more debt.  Act 128 of 2014 is the Capital Budget Act and authorizes incurring debt   Fiscal Note House Committee on Appropriations: “Estimated annual […]

10 September 2014 0 Comments

Tim Krieger votes to redistribute The Forgotten Taxpayer’s dollars to multi-billion dollar private corporation with 1% President.

Republican Tim Krieger voted to redistribute 10s of millions taxpayer money to liberal academics at UPENN because President Gutmann is not paid enough.  House Vote Appropriations Act 15A 26 June 2014. Rep. Krieger (along with the majority of Republicans and Democrats)  has voted to redistribute millions of taxpayer dollars to multi-billion dollar private corporations already privileged […]

8 September 2014 0 Comments

Stephen Bloom votes to redistribute 10s of millions of Pennsylvania taxpayer dollars to UPENN

                               Stephen Bloom votes to redistribute 10s of millions taxpayer money to liberal academics at UPENN because President Gutmann is not paid enough.  House Vote Appropriations Act 15A 26 June 2014. Rep. Bloom has voted to redistribute millions of taxpayer dollars […]

16 July 2014 0 Comments

Republican Dave Reed’s Five Votes for Welfare to the Wealthy

    County Representative Dave Reed’s Five (5) Votes for Welfare to the Wealthy.  District 62 Map  Republican, serving Indiana County (Part) Leadership Majority Policy Chairman Member of the House  2003 to date   Penna. House Republican Leadership THE RECORD IS THE RECORD. This is the record as reported by the General Assembly itself.   Republican Representative David M. Maloney voted YEA to give, that […]

14 July 2014 0 Comments

Pittsburgh Penguins Console Energy – Welfare to the Wealthy

Is this really necessary to the General Welfare? Promoting a multi multi millionaire energy company and a multi multi millionaire sports team is not in the public interest or that of The Forgotten Taxpayer who is forced to pay for something only an infinitesimal number of people, actually, use.  Meanwhile, pension reform is kicked down […]

13 May 2014 0 Comments

Millions to Millionaire Gamblers, Not Property Tax Relief – 1/4 Billion Tax Dollars -Republicans Subsidize Horse Racing Tracks, Not Home Owners

Where has the gambling money gone? Not for Property Tax Relief Commonwealth Foundation reports “Pennsylvania Tops in Corporate Welfare 14 May 2014. I call it Welfare to the Wealthy and government dependency is as corrosive to millionaires as it to those at the very bottom of the economic barrel. FYI I do think we need […]