Published on Sunday, 23 April 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
execution-nationThe death penalty drive-thru formerly known as Arkansas is still trying to kill as many people as possible before the lethal injection drug expires. This inhumane behavior makes me sad to be an American. Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 21 April 2017 4:46 pm by
wolf-revokes-state-police-protection-for-stackHARRISBURG -- Saying he took no delight in the decision, Gov. Tom Wolf on Friday abruptly yanked the state police detail assigned to Lt. Gov. Mike Stack's and scaled back his staffing at his taxpayer-funded residence....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 21 April 2017 4:46 pm by
wolf-strips-state-police-protection-from-lieutenant-governorHARRISBURG — Amid an investigation of claims that Lt. Gov. Mike Stack and his wife repeatedly mistreated state employees, Gov. Tom Wolf on Friday abruptly yanked the Pennsylvania State Police detail assigned to his second-in-command and scaled back staffing at the Stacks' taxpayer-funded residence....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 21 April 2017 11:14 am by
pa-donors-gave-more-than--8-million-for-trump-inaugurationWASHINGTON — Pennsylvanians and companies based in the state gave nearly $1.8 million to pay for President Donald Trump’s inauguration, with those donations largely coming from those affiliated with the energy industry....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 21 April 2017 11:14 am by
pa-donors-gave-more-than--8-million-for-trump-inaugurationWASHINGTON — Pennsylvanians and companies based in the state gave nearly $1.8 million to pay for President Donald Trump’s inauguration, with those donations largely coming from those affiliated with the energy industry....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 21 April 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
bill-o-reillyIt is a sad day when Fox News shows more concern about sexual harassment than the American voters, who elected a misogynist far worse than the despicable Bill O'Reilly to occupy the Oval Office.  Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 20 April 2017 12:00 am by
first-debate-among-pittsburgh-s-mayoral-candidates-is-a-low-key-affairMayoral hopefuls Darlene Harris and John C. Welch knocked Pittsburgh incumbent Bill Peduto for much of their inaugural debate Wednesday night, criticizing his administration over its handling of Uber and public water problems....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 20 April 2017 12:00 am by
first-debate-among-pittsburgh-s-mayoral-candidates-is-a-low-key-affairMayoral hopefuls Darlene Harris and John C. Welch knocked Pittsburgh incumbent Bill Peduto for much of their inaugural debate Wednesday night, criticizing his administration over its handling of Uber and public water problems....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 20 April 2017 12:00 am by
first-pittsburgh-mayoral-debate-is-low-keyMayoral hopefuls Darlene Harris and John C. Welch knocked Pittsburgh incumbent Bill Peduto for much of their inaugural debate Wednesday night, criticizing his administration over its handling of Uber and public water problems....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 20 April 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
nuclear-faceoffWho is the more dangerous missile-launching crybaby leader, Kim Jong Un or the Donald? Kind of a toss up.  Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 19 April 2017 11:07 am by
utah-republican-chaffetz-decides-against-re-election-runRep. Jason Chaffetz, a Republican from Utah, announced Wednesday that he will not seek re-election in 2018....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/04/19/Utah-Republican-Chaffetz-re-election-House-trump-Democrats/stories/201704190148 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 19 April 2017 11:07 am by
utah-republican-chaffetz-decides-against-re-election-runRep. Jason Chaffetz, a Republican from Utah, announced Wednesday that he will not seek re-election in 2018....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/04/19/Utah-Republican-Chaffetz-re-election-House-trump-Democrats/stories/201704190148 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 19 April 2017 11:07 am by
utah-republican-chaffetz-decides-against-re-election-runRep. Jason Chaffetz, a Republican from Utah, announced Wednesday that he will not seek re-election in 2018....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/04/19/Utah-Republican-Chaffetz-re-election-House-trump-Democrats/stories/201704190148 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 19 April 2017 11:07 am by
utah-republican-chaffetz-decides-against-re-election-runRep. Jason Chaffetz, a Republican from Utah, announced Wednesday that he will not seek re-election in 2018....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/04/19/Utah-Republican-Chaffetz-re-election-House-trump-Democrats/stories/201704190148 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 19 April 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
brewed-on-grant-danny-boyWe lost a giant last week. Actually, two giants.  Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 18 April 2017 2:53 pm by
mayoral-candidates-deal-with-messy-campaign-finance-rulesThis is the first election cycle in which candidates seeking elected office in Pittsburgh must abide by a 2015 campaign-finance ordinance, and at least one mayoral candidate appears to be stumbling over a requirement limiting how much a supporter can provide....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 18 April 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
hitler-gaffeWhite House spokesman Sean Spicer had to apologize after a press conference last week because he compared Syria's Assad to Hitler, saying "Hitler didn't even sink to using chemical weapons." Oops.  Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 17 April 2017 10:40 am by
peduto-takes-on-trump-in-first-ad-of-mayoral-electionPittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto is making the first ad buy of the 2017 mayoral campaign -- and if you didn't know better, you might think he was running against President Donald Trump. And maybe Patriots quarterback Tom Brady....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Sunday, 16 April 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
bannon-s-danceThe palace intrigue at the Trump White House has reached fever pitch. House Bannon is battling it out with House Kushner. May the best inexperienced, unqualified White House strategist win!  Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 14 April 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
rooneySteelers fans in Pittsburgh and beyond are mourning the loss of Steelers owner Dan Rooney. Art Rooney (the Chief) may have founded the legendary NFL team, but his son Dan has been there for all of their Super Bowl trophies. He will be missed.  Read More and Comment