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Liberal Agenda 8/American Journal Review Elder Patriot – Barack Hussein Obama traveled to South Africa to speak at the 2018 Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture. ...

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BOMBSHELL NEWS: Documents Prove Huma Abedin’s Guilt, Implicates FBI In Cover Up of Hillary’s Crimes

Corruption 2/American Journal Review The most damning aspect of the FBI’s unfounded and overly aggressive investigation into Donald Trump and his associates is the ...

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CNN Anchor: ‘White Men’ are the Biggest Terror Threat to U.S.

 Patriotic Freedom Fighter Move over radical Islam, there’s a new terror threat in town — white men. At least, that’s according to ...

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Manufacturing Jobs Up 32,000 in October, 434,000 Under Trump

By Terence P. Jeffrey | cnsnews (Screen Capture) (CNSNews.com) - Manufacturing jobs in the United States increased by 32,000 in October and have now ...

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Wages and Salaries Increase by the Highest Level in a Decade

Getty Images BY: Jeffrey Cimmino / Washington Free Beacon ercent in the third quarter, beating expectations and bringing the yearly increase in wages and ...

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FEDS SUED OVER HILLARY CLINTON'S SECURITY CLEARANCE

Allowed to keep access despite mishandling classified information WND Hillary Clinton at the American Federation of Teachers Union on July 13, 2018 ...

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Legislation would require Fish and Wildlife Service to publish the science that backs up endangered species designations

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Schools Ditch Homecoming “King” and “Queen” to Appease SJWs

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Thank You for Allowing Me to Serve

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Senator Mike Folmer Column: Looking Forward to 2019

THANK YOU to the voters of the 48th Senatorial District for reelecting me!  I’m honored to have received your overwhelming support ...

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Bills to Fight Nuisance Offenders are Introduced

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Legislative Update Friday, October 20, 2017 The latest news from the State Capitol Bills to Fight Nuisance Offenders are Introduced In a move to add tools to the fight against blight, my colleagues Reps. John Taylor (R-Philadelphia) and Jared Solomon (D-Philadelphia) are introducing bills to amend the Crimes Code to address chronic nuisance issues that cause problems for many of our neighborhoods.The first bill, House Bill 1812, groups littering, loitering, and disorderly conduct under the umbrella of “chronic nuisances,” and increases existing fines for the following offenses when committed two or more times within a two-year period; graffiti, scattering rubbish, public drunkenness, loitering and public nuisances.Fines will be doubled for a second offense, and tripled for a third or subsequent offense.

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Sen. Wagner Op-Ed: Don’t Break Deals and Expect PA’s Economy to Grow

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Senator Scott Wagner

Don’t Break Deals and Expect PA’s Economy to Grow

Governor Wolf and many legislators seem to think that a natural gas severance tax will solve Pennsylvania’s manufactured budget crisis.

There are several issues with the severance tax that need to be clarified.

Act 13 of 2012 imposed an impact fee on natural gas wells drilled in Pennsylvania.

To date, the impact fee has generated more than $1.2 billion in tax revenues. This unique model makes Pennsylvania the only state in the country that assesses a fee on unconventional natural gas development that goes directly to county and municipal governments instead of into the state’s general fund.

This

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House Plan to Close State Deficit Protects Taxpayers

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Weekly Roundup Friday, October 20, 2017 The latest news from the State Capitol House Passes Revenue Plan to Help Close Out Budget

In seeking to close out the 2016-17 state budget process, the House this week voted on part of a revenue package to finish funding the 2015-16 fiscal year and maintain operations for the current fiscal year.

House Bill 542 would raise the bulk of revenue needed to close the budget gap by securitizing the Tobacco Settlement Fund, ensuring third-party online sellers remit the sales tax and applying the sales tax to fireworks. The bill now goes to the Senate.

Additional measures still need to be passed on gaming reforms and reinvesting excessive balances from dormant state funds, and

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Weekly Session Wrap-Up

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In this Edition: Senate Approves Mensch Resolution Recognizing “Community College Completion Week” in Pennsylvania Welfare Reform Bill Sent to Governor Additional Measures Set for Enactment Senate Approves Legislation to Combat Opioid Addiction Bill to Make Grants for Distance Education Permanent Approved by Senate Senate Acts to Improve Disabled Parking Access Additional Bills Approved by the Senate and Sent to the House Committee Roundup Next Week Senate Approves Mensch Resolution Recognizing “Community College Completion Week” in Pennsylvania

The Senate unanimously adopted my resolution that designates the week of October 16, 2017 as “Community College Completion Week” in Pennsylvania. He is co-chair of the bi-partisan Community College Caucus.

The vision of Pennsylvania’s 14 community colleges is to increase the workforce readiness skills and

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Raising Awareness of Domestic Violence

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Weekly Roundup Friday, October 20, 2017 The latest news from the State Capitol

Raising Awareness of Domestic Violence

On Monday, I spoke in Harrisburg about individuals in our community whose lives were taken as a result of domestic violence. To help raise greater awareness of the dangers of domestic violence, House Resolution 525 officially designates October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in PA.

One in every four women and one in every nine men will experience domestic violence in her or his lifetime. Each year in our country, nearly 1.3 million women and 835,000 men are physically assaulted by an intimate partner. It affects people from all racial, ethnic, religious, educational, social and economic backgrounds.

Domestic violence is a pattern of

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Mike’s Memo Week of October 23, 2017

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Welcome to “Mike’s Memo,” an update on what’s happening in the 48th Legislative District, the State Capitol, and the progress of my legislative priorities. If you haven’t done so already, please take a few moments to visit my website atwww.senatorfolmer.com to learn more about issues that may affect you and your family.

Week of October 23, 2017

Bills Pass Senate, Go to House for Further Action All bills passed unanimously unless otherwise noted. Senate Bill 53 – includes distance education in the PHEAA State Grant Program; Senate Bill 472 – limits prescriptions for a controlled substance containing an opioid to seven days unless there is a medical emergency; Senate Bill 499 – updates

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Health Insurers in Pennsylvania Request Average Premium Rate Hikes of 31%

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Approved premium rate hikes in Pennsylvania are as high as 49 percent

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Obamacare plan premiums may increase an average of 30.6 percent in Pennsylvania next year due to health care insurers rate hike requests, according to the state’s acting insurance commissioner.

There are five health insurers that are participating in the marketplace in 2018, some of whom were approved for even higher rates. For example, Capital Advantage Assurance Company, which participates on the exchanges in the individual market in Pennsylvania, was approved a rate increase of 49.2 percent.UPMC Health Options was approved

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Heffley, Knowles Visit the White House

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Heffley, Knowles Visit the White House

HARRISBURG – To advocate for community concerns and enhance cooperation between local, state and federal governments, Reps. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Jerry Knowles (R- Berks/Carbon/Schuylkill) visited the White House on Oct. 12 and attended the Pennsylvania House of Representatives White House Conference.

 

The conference was organized by the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, with the intent to develop a working relationship between the White House, federal agencies and Pennsylvania state House members.

 

“It was truly an honor to visit the White House and I am very impressed by the administration’s determination to change the way Washington, D.C. operates. The administration is seeking input from Pennsylvania legislators on how to grow our

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