Tag Archives: John Callahan

PA-15: Daugherty vs. Callahan on SCOTUS’ ACA Ruling

Thought it’d be interesting to quickly compare PA-15’s former congressional candidate’s statement on the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold virtually 100% of the Affordable Care Act and PA-15’s current congressional candidate’s “statement.” John Callahan (2010 PA-15 Congressional Candidate):   Rick … More after the jump

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FEC Fines Callahan For Campaign Fund Misuse

Bethlehem Mayor John Callahan has been fined by the Federal Elections Commission, reports the Morning Call. He improperly used money from his local campaign account to fund research for his congressional campaign: The complaint was filed by state Republican Chairman … More after the jump

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Lehigh County Dem Chairman Will Challenge Charlie Dent

With a somewhat inauspicious announcement in sleepy July, Rick Daugherty, the Lehigh Democratic Party Chair, has declared his candidacy for the 15th District race against Charlie Dent. I think Rick’s a really nice guy but I don’t think he has … More after the jump

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Dent and Fellow SEPA Republicans In Danger

I have a column up at Patch looking at the impossible position that Charlie Dent and the rest of the Southeastern PA suburban Republican species have gone and backed themselves into with their vote to end Medicare:

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