Author Archives: Colleen Kennedy

What the CBS/NYT poll about Wolf and Corbett ACTUALLY says

There was an uproar among political observers in Pennsylvania over poll analysis posted on PoliticsPA. I’d like to take readers through, point by point, so they may have a better understanding of what the data shows and does not show. … More after the jump

Posted in Elections, Governor, Miscellany, State Politics

#TheStump: Shaughnessy Naughton – congressional candidate in the #PA8

Voters in the Eighth District need a Representative who will move away from the do-nothing politics of Congressman Fitzpatrick, and towards an agenda that gets people back to work, helps struggling middle class families and strengthen our communities. I’m running … More after the jump

Posted in Elections, Miscellany, National Politics, US House

#TheStump: Kevin Strouse – congressional candidate in the #PA8

My name is Kevin Strouse, and I’m running to be the congressperson from the 8th Congressional District of Pennsylvania.  I appreciate this opportunity from Keystone Politics to explain a bit about where I’ve come from, how those experiences shaped me, … More after the jump

Posted in Elections, National Politics, US House

#HD190: Vanessa Brown’s challenger wants answers about her corrupt behavior

According to Wanda Logan, Representative Vanessa Lowery Brown’s challenger in the 190th state legislative race, Brown has proven herself incapable of making the best decisions for seniors within her district. Logan’s growing concern stems from the recent revelation through a … More after the jump

Posted in Ethics, Greater Philadelphia, Miscellany, State House, State Politics

#PA13: If Boyle wants transparency, let’s have transparency.

PoliticsPA reported yesterday about the most recent lateral political stunt by one of the candidates in the 13th congressional Democratic primary. This time, it was State Representative Brendan Boyle targeting two of his competitors, Daylin Leach and Valerie Arkoosh. “How … More after the jump

Posted in Miscellany

#HD164: Margo Davidson grasping at even more dishonest straws

Shockingly, Representative Davidson has resorted to the misrepresentation of facts once again to pad her flimsy political resume, in the final weeks before her contested primary. In February, Davidson and a member of her staff resorted to voter intimidation both … More after the jump

Posted in Elections, Greater Philadelphia, Miscellany, State House, State Politics

#PA13: Leach demands Margolies release all campaign finance records

Daylin Leach released an advisory to press contacts today, informing them that he’d be sending Margolies a letter tomorrow. In it, he demands that Margolies release all financial records, accounting practices, and bank statements from her campaign related to the … More after the jump

Posted in Miscellany

#PA13: The Margolies FEC Complaint – What We Know So Far

Here’s a synopsis of what has occurred so far with the alleged Margolies FEC violations: This past Saturday, I sent an email to a staffer at the Margolies congressional campaign, inquiring about their campaign finances. It didn’t seem like she … More after the jump

Posted in Elections, Greater Philadelphia, Miscellany, National Politics, Open Government, US House

#TheStump: Josh Young – candidate in PA’s 74th state legislative district

My name is Joshua Young and I am running to become the Representative for the new 74th district in Chester County. I am currently in my ninth year as a Commissioner for Caln Township.  In 2007, I was appointed by … More after the jump

Posted in Miscellany

#TheStump: Josh Maxwell – candidate in PA’s 74th state legislative district

Last summer, I received a call from a woman in Parkesburg, PA.  A friend of her’s was in trouble, and she was told I might be someone who could help. She had called many people, and was desperate for assistance. … More after the jump

Posted in Miscellany