Published on Tuesday, 21 February 2017 3:21 pm by
rep-murphy-cancels-planned-discussion-at-duquesne-universityIt was supposed to be a chance to “Join Representative Tim Murphy as he discusses his Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act.” But Mr. Murphy. an Upper St. Clair Republican, canceled a workshop scheduled at Duquesne University’s student union at 2:30 p.m. this afternoon....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 21 February 2017 3:21 pm by
rep-murphy-cancels-planned-discussion-at-duquesne-universityIt was supposed to be a chance to “Join Representative Tim Murphy as he discusses his Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act.” But Mr. Murphy. an Upper St. Clair Republican, canceled a workshop scheduled at Duquesne University’s student union at 2:30 p.m. this afternoon....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 21 February 2017 3:00 pm by Peter Smith
capturing-the-moment-at-the-duquesne-weekend My recent article tells of the global impact of the "Duquesne Weekend," a 1967 student retreat considered to be the launch of the Catholic Charismatic movement. That movement has been one of the most powerful impulses toward spiritual renewal within the Catholic Church in the past half-century.  We who live in the Selfie Era can tend to forget ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 21 February 2017 11:12 am by
trump-denounces-horrible-threats-against-jewish-centers-anne-frank-center-calls-comments-patheticWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Tuesday denounced recent threats against Jewish community centers as “horrible” and “painful” and said more must be done “to root out hate and prejudice and evil.”...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 21 February 2017 8:54 am by
more-than-170-gravestones-vandalized-at-jewish-cemetery-in-mo-centers-threatenedThe gravesites of more than 170 Jews were vandalized at a cemetery in University City, Mo., sometime over the weekend....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/nation/2017/02/21/Jewish-cemetery-vandalized-Jewish-centers-threatened-ADL-calls-for-Trump-to-step-forward-missouri/stories/201702210117 Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 21 February 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
kim-jong-unTo me, the crazy leader of North Korea seems tame in comparison to our new supreme leader.  Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 20 February 2017 3:19 pm by
trump-taps-army-lt-gen-h-r-mcmaster-as-his-new-national-security-adviserPresident Donald Trump on Monday named Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser, replacing the ousted Michael Flynn - a move meant to help put the White House on firmer footing after missteps on multiple fronts....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 20 February 2017 3:19 pm by
trump-taps-army-lt-gen-h-r-mcmaster-as-his-new-national-security-adviserPresident Donald Trump on Monday named Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser, replacing the ousted Michael Flynn - a move meant to help put the White House on firmer footing after missteps on multiple fronts....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 20 February 2017 11:57 am by
fetterman-counselling-party-unity-backs-buttigieg-for-dnc-chairBraddock Mayor and former Senate candidate John Fetterman is among a group of eight mayors who announced their support for South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s bid to become the next chair of the Democratic National Committee today. ...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 20 February 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
local-leaksWhen they aren't dealing with lead pipes, a crumbling infrastructure and low chlorine scares, the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority is busy trying to plug a 10,000 gallon per minute leak!  Read More and Comment
Published on Sunday, 19 February 2017 4:23 pm by
swedes-scratch-heads-at-trump-s-suggestion-of-major-incidentHELSINKI — Swedes have been scratching their heads and ridiculing President Donald Trump’s remarks that suggested a major incident had happened in the Scandinavian country....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/02/19/Swedes-scratch-heads-at-Trump-s-suggestion-of-major-incident/stories/201702190201 Read More and Comment
Published on Sunday, 19 February 2017 4:23 pm by
swedes-scratch-heads-at-trump-s-suggestion-of-major-incidentHELSINKI — Swedes have been scratching their heads and ridiculing President Donald Trump’s remarks that suggested a major incident had happened in the Scandinavian country....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/02/19/Swedes-scratch-heads-at-Trump-s-suggestion-of-major-incident/stories/201702190201 Read More and Comment
Published on Sunday, 19 February 2017 4:23 pm by
swedes-scratch-heads-at-trump-s-suggestion-of-major-incidentHELSINKI — Swedes have been scratching their heads and ridiculing President Donald Trump’s remarks that suggested a major incident had happened in the Scandinavian country....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/02/19/Swedes-scratch-heads-at-Trump-s-suggestion-of-major-incident/stories/201702190201 Read More and Comment
Published on Sunday, 19 February 2017 12:00 am by
trump-rallies-supporters-in-floridaMELBOURNE, Fla. — Just four weeks into his administration, President Donald Trump appeared at a campaign rally that mirrored the months leading up to Election Day, complete with promises to repeal the health care law, insults for the news media and a playlist highlighted by the Rolling Stones....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Sunday, 19 February 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
press-dumpsterTrump's recent press conference reminded me of a crazy drunk person ranting on the street corner. The difference is, we elected this crazy drunk person president.  Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 17 February 2017 10:47 am by
a-conversation-with-dnc-chair-hopeful-tom-perezNext week, Democrats will gather in Atlanta to choose the next chair of the Democratic National Committee. The replacement for Deborah Wasserman Schultz, who stepped down amid controversies surrounding hacked emails, will inherit a party that suffered crippling losses in 2016. Among the top candidates to replace Ms. Schultz is Tom Perez, Barack...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 17 February 2017 9:06 am by
trump-family-s-elaborate-lifestyle-comes-at-taxpayer-expenseOn Friday, President Trump and his entourage will jet for the third straight weekend to a working getaway at his oceanfront Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2017/02/17/Trump-family-s-elaborate-lifestyle-comes-at-taxpayer-expense/stories/201702170202 Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 17 February 2017 8:49 am by
trump-says-four-people-under-consideration-for-national-security-adviserPresident Donald Trump today said he is considering four people to serve as his national security adviser, including Retired General Keith Kellogg....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/02/17/Trump-says-four-people-under-consideration-for-national-security-adviser/stories/201702170201 Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 17 February 2017 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
without-immigrantsThis country was built by immigrants. Immigrants enrich our lives everyday. They make America great. We need to treat them with compassion and respect.  Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 16 February 2017 4:12 pm by
hold-the-phone-toomey-criticized-for-accessibility-by-some-holds-virtual-town-hallIt wasn’t the town hall that some of his critics have been demanding, but Senator Pat Toomey spoke with constituents online and over the phones for more than 45 minutes this afternoon, a “tele-town hall” his office said was virtually attended by over 15,000 people.....Read ... Read More and Comment