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Donald Trump Warns Family Farmers of Taxes, Regulations

Trump painted Clinton as anti-agriculture at the annual “Roast and Ride” fundraiser in Iowa.

Donald Trump said rival Hillary Clinton will push regulations and high taxes that will hurt family farmers as he campaigned in Iowa, an agricultural state that remains a presidential election battleground.

Trump warned a crowd in Iowa on Saturday that Clinton “wants to shut down family farms” and implement anti-agriculture policies. His comments came (click to continue reading)

The PA Ag Republicans met with legislators and candidates.

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Family Security Matters

Fraud, Waste & Sabotage

Fraud Waste & Sabotage – 2

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Metcalfe Minute: Protecting Taxpayers with E-Verify Requirements

Save the date~ The Hawbaker Family reception honoring Congressman (GT) Thompson

 The Hawbaker Family

Bill and Connie Hayes

Dan and Kay Barker

 Cordially invite you to a reception honoring

 Congressman Glenn “GT” Thompson

 With Special Guest Congressman Bill Shuster

 and Other Elected Officials

Monday, August 4, 2014

GT6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

502 Stonecliffe Place, Port Matilda, PA

 

Paid for by Friends of Glenn Thompson

U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta travels to Texas, speaks out on immigration

McALLEN, TX — U.S. Congressman Lou Barletta lashed out at the federal government Thursday, accusing unnamed officials of “not telling Americans the full story behind the growing crisis of unaccompanied minors at the border.”

Barletta made the charges at a special field hearing of the House Homeland Security hearing near the U.S. border with Mexico.

Earlier in the day, Barletta and other members of Congress toured a facility housing the minors at a nearby border patrol station.

The first witness before the committee was Governor Rick Perry, who said he did not believe the federal government was being honest

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SCOTUS Decision on Religious Freedom: An Orthodox Perspective

It was hard yesterday, on a quiet summer Sunday in rural central Pennsylvania, to imagine that the small factory across from the lot where we’re building our Orthodox mission temple would have its fate decided by the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, DC today.

But it did.

Conestoga Wood Specialties, owned by a Mennonite family, was, along with better-known Hobby Lobby, owned by an Evangelical Protestant family, the focus of today’s final Supreme Court decision for this season.

The case centered on whether companies because of their owners’ religious beliefs could opt out of government-required contraceptive insurance coverage (which some deem abortifacient) under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), or face crippling fines that would have forced Conestoga (continue reading)