Dr. Carson to be HUD Secretary in Trump Admin.

Dr. Ben Carson has accepted a position in President-elect Donald Trump’s administration as the secretary of Housing and Urban Development. By Charlie Speiring, Nov 23, 2016 See full article here. According to the Wall Street Journal, Carson’s spokesman Armstrong Williams confirmed that the famous surgeon and former presidential candidate will accept the position after Trump […]

Trump’s latest cabinet picks marked by move to diversity

Trump’s latest cabinet picks marked by move to diversity BY THE WASHINGTON POST Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016 See full article here. President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday began to follow through on a pledge to put together a diverse administration — not only expanding its makeup along ethnic and gender lines, but also inviting aboard former […]

Trump downs Clinton in Pennsylvania

Trump downs Clinton in battleground Pennsylvania BY MARC LEVY AND MARK SCOLFORO Associated Press Nov. 9, 2016 See full article here. Donald Trump snatched Pennsylvania away from Hillary Clinton on Tuesday, claiming its trove of electoral votes on his way to winning the White House. The billionaire businessman defied long political odds to become the […]

Toomey on Jobs

See Toomey’s positions and what he has done for Pennsylvania Jobs and more issues here. Pat has worked tirelessly to protect Pennsylvania jobs across the state. Our state is blessed with hardworking, honest citizens. Unfortunately, top-down regulations and a sluggish economy have wreaked havoc on Pennsylvania’s economy, hurting our workers. At every opportunity, Pat has […]

Trump looks at first 100 days in Gettysburg

BY JIM HALE Times Staff Writer | Saturday, October 22, 2016 See full article here. Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke near Gettysburg Saturday, saying this “hallowed ground” was the right place to unveil his “100-day plan to make America great again.” In the initial days of his administration, Trump said he would act with […]

Local GOP leaders: Trump appearance ‘energizes’ election, puts Johnstown in spotlight

By Chip Minemyer cminemyer@tribdem.com Oct 22, 2016 See full article here. Gunner Gleason recalls a jam-packed Richard Nixon campaign rally in 1968 at the Cambria County War Memorial, and said Friday’s event for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump surpassed that long-ago gathering. Gunner – Robert Davis Gleason, a retired Johnstown attorney and longtime Pennsylvania Republican Party […]

Trump Introduces His Pick Pence for VP

Trump introduces Pence, eventually Louis Nelson – lnelson@politico.com @louisjnelson See full article here. Donald Trump held a rally to introduce his VP pick Mike Pence on Saturday, but he had a few other things to get to first. In a winding opening address, Trump’s praise of Pence was interspersed with attacks on Hillary Clinton, promises […]