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#PA13: Is Margolies the “Front-Runner?” The Philadelphia Inquirer Wants You to Think So…

#PA13: Is Margolies the “Front-Runner?” The Philadelphia Inquirer Wants You to Think So…

When covering Pennsylvania’s 13th Congressional Democratic primary, the Philadelphia Inquirer has been spewing less than stellar journalism by giving Marjorie Margolies “frontrunner status.”  In a race that has very very very very very very very very very very very limited polling, the Philadelphia Inquirer has claimed, on two separate occasions in four days, that Marjorie Margolies is the…

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McCord Campaign Responds to Drillers Tax Questionnaire

McCord Campaign Responds to Drillers Tax Questionnaire

The Raging Chicken Press sent a questionnaire focusing on Rob McCord’s proposed 10 percent drillers tax to the McCord Campaign, and campaign has sent their response.  The questionnaire looked at the rhetoric behind the “drillers tax,”  how a drillers tax would restore public education and higher education cuts and how the tax can be used to fix problems at the Department of Environmental…

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ANR Pipeline: Introducing TransCanada’s Keystone XL for Fracking

ANR Pipeline: Introducing TransCanada’s Keystone XL for Fracking

Editor’s Note: This is Steve Horn’s latest  piece that originally appeared over at DeSmogBlog. Check out more of Steve’work from DeSmogBlog and give everyone at DeSmogBlog some love - visit their site for some of the best research debunking misinformation about climate science on the web. 

When most environmentalists and folks who follow pipeline markets think of TransCanada, they think of the…

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#PA13: Margolies Continues “Holier Than Thou” Campaign; Set to Miss Another Debate

#PA13: Margolies Continues “Holier Than Thou” Campaign; Set to Miss Another Debate

Surprise! Surprise!

Marjorie Margolies is continuing with her “holier than thou” campaign strategy by sucking up to the Democratic and wealthy donor classes and by missing more campaign events.  On Wednesday night, 5 of the 6 candidates running in the Republican and Democratic primaries have agreed to attend a forum hosted by Democratic Unplugged.   According to event organizer Robert Small, the…

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"We’re Done With You" - Standing Against Political Oppression and Muppetry"

“We’re Done With You” – Standing Against Political Oppression and Muppetry”

Editor’s Note: This is the latest article by Marlana Eck. Marlana is the founder and editor of the brand-spanking-new publication, Lehigh Valley Vanguard, a progressive visual and literary publication based out of Easton. The Lehigh Valley Vanguard is sponsored by Raging Chicken Press. Thanks to the support of our members and contributors, here is a concrete example of what we can do with your…

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So Long and Thanks for All the Dry Erase Markers - A Teacher on Retiring at Age 27

So Long and Thanks for All the Dry Erase Markers – A Teacher on Retiring at Age 27

Editor’s Note: This is the first in what we hope to be many articles by Marlana Eck. Marlana is the founder and editor of the brand-spanking-new publication, Lehigh Valley Vanguard. The mission of the Lehigh Valley Vanguard reads:

We are a progressive visual and literary symposium of Lehigh Valley intellectuals and artists. We try to feature narratives that speculate on the state of our current…

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#PA13: Bill Clinton Fighting for Margolies’ Past; Daylin Leach Fighting for Our Future

There is only 1 republican who has a shot at winning Pennsylvania’s 13th Congressional District and her name is Marjorie Margolies.  

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You Can’t Debate History with a Lunatic like Jim Demint

You Can’t Debate History with a Lunatic like Jim Demint

Because it never happened.

Cutting taxes during two wars?  Running a surplus into a deficit and wrecking the economy?  Iran-Contra?  Richard Nixon?  Watergate? George W. Bush? Having the government emancipating the slaves or the Civil War was a war about states freedom?

It never happened.  You can’t debate history with a generation of people who have had Sean Hannity and Rush Limbaugh do nothing…

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