Fri, May 02, 2014
Rhetoric vs Reality on ObamaCare
Once again, President Obama is putting politics over people and spinning the truth about health care reform. Countless times this year, and again last week, he proclaimed that ObamaCare is working, ...
Thu, January 30, 2014
Paycheck Protection is a Women's Issue
In case you were unaware, there is a war on women unfolding in Pennsylvania at this moment. The government sector union bosses, particularly the teachers' unions bosses, are trying to bully ...
Tue, January 21, 2014
Don't Give Up !
Is it me or do I detect a sense of pessimism in the conservative movement? I recently had a conversation with a fellow political activist who confided in me she was "tired of fighting a losing ...
Fri, October 18, 2013
To listen to the apocalyptic talk out of Washington D.C., you would think the government shutdown was causing and or going to cause mass chaos and irreparable harm and damage to every, single living ...
Fri, October 04, 2013
Tax Hikes are Coming !
President Ronald Reagan is known to have said, "Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops ...
Fri, September 20, 2013
Healthy PA Plan Puts Economy on Life Support
This week Governor Corbett unveiled his Healthy PA plan. Full of good wishes and promises, the plan skips over a few minor facts that are likely to get in the way of all the good wishes.
Thu, August 22, 2013
Pennsylvania's 'Disney Princess'
Every time I see a story about Kathleen Kane, I can't help but think that this is what happens when the "give-kids-self-esteem-movement" crashes into the Disney Princess heroine syndrome. ...
Tue, August 06, 2013
Grassroots Key to Stopping Obamacare
Let me state, up front and for the record, I am a big fan of both Senator Mike Lee and Senator Ted Cruz. But, they and their allies in the Senate pushing the "defund Obamacare or shut down the ...
Thu, July 25, 2013
Obama, Nutter Fail to Walk the Walk
Forgive me for being a bit crass but I find President Obama's and some of our more illustrious PA politicians' sudden interest in the death of a young black man named Trayvon Martin highly suspect, ...
Thu, July 11, 2013
America's Entitlement Mentality
As a woman and advocate for limited government — it is pretty natural for me to try and break down complex public policy matters to how they impact the kitchen table.
Thu, June 27, 2013
Who to Blame if Taxes Go Up?
The end of budget season in Harrisburg is upon us meaning politicians are in the final throes of dividing up your taxpayer money and even better they're working on how to get even more of it from you ...
Wed, June 12, 2013
Medicaid Debate Heats Up
As budget talks heat up in Harrisburg, the time is nearing for a decision on whether or not to expand Medicaid under Obamacare–and the hospital lobby is out in full force to make sure that ...
Wed, May 29, 2013
Conservatives Should Join with 'Big Labor'
Right now, I really want to say "I told you so." As a woman and a mother, I do feel it is my prerogative to, on occasion, wag my finger in the direction of a wayward soul and repeat that ...
Wed, May 15, 2013
IRS' Next Target: Health Insurance
The mainstream media is rightly shocked and outraged to find the IRS has admitted to harassing and targeting the political opposition of President Obama just because they had "tea party" or ...
Thu, May 02, 2013
Pension Crisis Hurting PA Families
Raise your hand if you are fully saved or on target to fully save for your retirement. What about your kids? Are you on track to pay for their college tuition or retirement?
Wed, April 03, 2013
Common Core Standards: Tiger Moms Should Roar
I know it's fashionable to criticize and mock the "helicopter mom" or the more modern "tiger moms" as women obsessed with making sure little Blake and baby Rand get into Harvard ...
Thu, March 21, 2013
The Truth About Medi-SCARE
By Jennifer Stefano
Here's how you know you have a product or an idea that just won't sell: you have to bully or coerce people to get their buy-in.
Thu, March 07, 2013
No Health Care Exchange Flip Flop
I am always flummoxed by politicians who, on occasion, find themselves doing the right thing and on the absolute right side of an issue…
And then suddenly ...
Thu, February 21, 2013
It seems Americans really love the Post Office. To wit, in my previous commentary, I mentioned how the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania had no business peddling liquor or any other consumer good. I used ...
Thu, February 07, 2013
Corbett on Liquor Stores: Good ~Bad
By Jennifer Stefano
Last week, Governor Corbett announced his support to privatization of Pennsylvania's 600 state-owned liquor stores. This policy is a strong ...
Thu, January 24, 2013
The Inhumane Side of Forced Unionism
There's not person alive on the Right that doesn't want to see "right to work" passed this year in Pennsylvania…
But too often, those of us ...