Editorials

Hyperloops?

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By Lowman S. Henry Governments, both state and national, have a primal urge to tinker in our formerly free market economy.  Sometimes governments are moved to such intervention out of ideology, such as the currently in vogue strain of socialism coursing through the Democrat Party.  Intervention is also born of arrogance as elected officials and […]

Editorials

Former Republican County Councilman Matt Drozd to announce challenge to County Executive Rich Fitzgerald

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Former Republican County Councilman Matt Drozd to announce challenge to County Executive Rich Fitzgerald It’s official: former County Councilman Matt Drozd is running for Allegheny County’s top political job. He will launch his candidacy Thursday night with a press conference ahead of the Lincoln Dinner for the Allegheny County Republican Committee, according to a press […]

National Scene

A Few Words on HR8 from FOAC President, Kim Stolfer

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Are your fellow gun owners asleep at the switch and oblivious to what is REALLY going on?? Remember, they can’t TAKE our Freedom BUT we can give it away through Apathy and Inaction! In keeping with the theme above, you have probably heard, the U.S. House of Representatives voted on two gun control bills last […]

History Bite

What will history say about conservatism?

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It is very unclear how conservatism will fare through the wave of radical liberalism of our time but this is an expression of the challenge (from A Conservative Mind by Russell Kirk)   The conservative can appeal to the imagination of men; but he must be sure his own imagination is sound and true.   […]

National Scene

Response from Senator Toomey on the caravan

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Senator Toomey Official Portrait

October 25, 2018 Dear Mr. Napoli, Thank you for contacting me about the security of our nation’s southern border. I appreciate hearing from you. America has long benefited from immigration and the contributions of those who have come to this country willing to work hard and seek a better life. Nearly every American has some […]

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Brush up on your knowledge of Citizens United

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Among other topics such as a Balanced Budget Amendment and Term Limits, the repeal of the Citizens United decision would also surface as a potential Amendment for consideration if an Article V Convention were to be called by the States.  This article is comparatively neutral and thorough in evaluating both stances serving as a review […]