Daily Archives: February 4, 2012

Pennsylvania Begins Drug Testing of Welfare Recipients

After a federal judge blocked a much broader drug-test rule in Florida, Pennsylvania is taking a more careful approach. Instead of mandating drug tests for all welfare recipients, Pennsylvania plans to randomly test only those with a felony drug conviction … Continue reading

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How Did the Venango County Republican State Committee Members Do?

All three of the Venango County Republican State Committee Members — Becky Hedglin, Charles Breene and Martha Breene — voted not to endorse candidates during the Saturday, January 28th State Committee meeting in Hershey.  (If you would like to contact … Continue reading

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Monetary Policy of Fed Needs to Change

Ben Bernanke needs to change direction. His Fed has already committed to an exceptionally low federal funds rate at least into 2013 and perhaps into 2014. But the chairman needs to begin thinking about when the Fed starts increasing the … Continue reading

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