Tag Archive | "Politics"

Pittsburgh Council Says No To Parking Lease

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

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Pittsburgh Council Says No To Parking Lease

Thank freaking God that this plan didn't go through, Pittsburgh would have been crushed by it severely. Mayor Ravenstahl had the bright idea to privatize the parking leases throughout the city in order to try and figure out the pension system...

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North Shore Connector – No. 3 On Wasteful Spending List

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

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North Shore Connector – No. 3 On Wasteful Spending List

Luke Ravenstahl and Dan Onorato can't be happy about this. Their highly "touted" economic boost project failed, and it's failed hard. Not to mention that it's failing and it's not even open up yet. The North Shore Connector has been rated the 3rd highest wasteful spending project by stimulus tax payer money. That just isn't great news to hear, in fact, people of Pittsburgh should be outraged....

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Best of the #Ravenstahlrumors

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

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Best of the #Ravenstahlrumors

Last night was a momentous evening for Pittsburgh Tweeters. @Pensblog is tagged with creating the revolution early in the evening regarding rumors about Mayor Luke Ravenstahl...

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Pittsburgh Newsday Tuesday

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

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Pittsburgh Newsday Tuesday

I thought the above title was pretty catchy, so I decided it will stay. As most people are learning, via the radio, the newspaper, or local news television. Mayor Luke Ravenstahl went on KDKA last night and while talking...

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BEER + Giant Eagle = Awesome!

Thursday, November 19, 2009

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BEER + Giant Eagle = Awesome!

Woo!!! Today is a wonderful day! I just read that Giant Eagle has again applied to add more locations that sell beer around the area. Nothing makes me happier than seeing beer in a grocery store....

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Pittsburgh’s “Education Privilege Tax”

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

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Pittsburgh’s “Education Privilege Tax”

Well thanks to all the people that voted for the awesome boy wonder Mayor Luke Ravenstahl in Pittsburgh. I'm sure people thought the little doozie he let go last week about his proposal for...

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Table Games Could Keep Libraries Running

Thursday, October 22, 2009

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Table Games Could Keep Libraries Running

Mayor Luke Ravenstahl is offended at the thought of closing any number of branch libraries around the city. The proposed bill that's close to being approved, would enable some of the table game revenue to be allocated...

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Onorato Hosting Pre-G-20 Region Tour

Friday, September 18, 2009

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Onorato Hosting Pre-G-20 Region Tour

Allegheny County Executive Dan Onorato, will be hosting a pre G-20 summit tour today of this area’s region for all of the elected leaders across the country.  Also, Onorato told KDKA today that no inmates will be released from the county jail to make room for the people arrested during the summit. Also as released […]

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