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Shuster supports vets

May 5, 2014 As a veteran, I’ve learned the importance over the years of having a voice in Washington. In Blair County we don’t have good representation — we have great representation. more »»

Ritchey best choice

May 5, 2014 Aaron Ritchey is, without a doubt, the best candidate for the 80th District state House seat. Having talked to Ritchey several times, I feel he is an upstanding man with good character. more »»

Ward’s ‘door open’

May 5, 2014 We have been fortunate to have Rep. Jerry Stern as our state representative for the past 22 years. His legacy of public service and commitment set the standard. more »»

Vote out incumbents

May 2, 2014 As the May primary approaches, I’d ask the citizens of Blair County to think deeply about their vot. more »»

Try someone else

May 2, 2014 Bill Shuster is asking us to support his reelection. Well, I won’t, because I don’t feel he has been completely honest with us. He mentioned cutting $10 trillion of wasteful spendin. more »»

Shuster friend to NRA

May 2, 2014 Congressman Bill Shuster was recently endorsed by the National Rifle Associatio. more »»

Campaign ‘full of lies’

May 2, 2014 The U.S. Congressional 9th District race will go down in history as the campaign that “killed too many tree. more »»

Shuster needs help

May 2, 2014 Bill Shuster desperately needs reinforcements from outside the 9th District. more »»

The facts on Halvorson

May 2, 2014 Another day, another mudslinging campaign flier in my mailbox; I have had enough. Bill Shuster has taken pieces of what Art Halvorson has said and twisted the. more »»

Supporting Ritchey

May 2, 2014 Education is the top priority for the Pennsylvania State Government, and the candidate for the 80th District Representative, Aaron Ritchey, is uniquely qualified on this issue. more »»

Ward understands

May 2, 2014 I am a pharmacist; not an hour goes by at the drug store when I have to deal with a denied prescription claim for a Medicaid patient. more »»

Ward a conservative who represents people

May 1, 2014 I have met Judy Ward on several occasions and can tell you wholeheartedly that she is a true conservative and born leader with common sense solutions. more »»

Open your wallets for reassessment

May 1, 2014 Recently, the County Commissioners (all three) decided it was time for reassessment. more »»

Jubelirer has shown lack of character

April 29, 2014 It was with astonishment that I learned of the effort by former Altoona Republican State Senator and Lt. more »»

Shuster’s Halvorson criticisms hypocritical

April 29, 2014 Bill Shuster’s campaign has said Art Halvorson is not a conservative, and they claim that Congressman Shuster is the fiscal conservative candidate. more »»

­Criticism of K-4 program off base

April 28, 2014 In response to Albert Kraucz’s letter with regard to the K-4 program, I believe he should look at Altoona Area School District’s Learning Express before he condemns the program. more »»

Pass legislation promoting clean air

April 28, 2014 As a student at the University of Pittsburgh, I am concerned about the air quality in Pittsburgh and what it will mean for my generation and those to come if something isn’t done to address the... more »»

A day to show loyalty

April 27, 2014 May 1 is Loyalty Day. For those who have never heard of it, May 1 of each year is designated as Loyalty Day by Congressional Act 85-529 of 1958. more »»

Symphony finale strikes right chord

April 25, 2014 I just got home from the final Altoona Symphony Concert, “Powerful Finale Celebrating the Spirit of this Great City, Altoona.” It was spectacular. more »»

Shuster kidding himself

April 25, 2014 It’s time to speak up — this registered Republican can’t take it anymore. I’ve watched the commercials and listened to the rhetoric. more »»

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