Tom Wolf Looking Less Likely To Win

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By Dick Miller www.weconnectdots.net   317) Sunday, May 07, 2017 – Ten months into Pennsylvania state government’s current fiscal year, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf looks less likely to win re-election next year. Now in the third year of his first term, he…

Local Republicans Pass Bill That Screw The Poor And Unhealthy

Local Republicans Pass Bill That Screw The Poor And Unhealthy

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Last-minute wrangling over the Republican healthcare bill, approved by the House on Thursday, centered largely on what’s known as the MacArthur Amendment. House Speaker Paul Ryan said it “strengthens” the legislation and “protects people with preexisting conditions.” The amendment has been touted…

Ohio v. Pennsylvania part 2

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By Dick Miller part 2 (316) Sunday, April 30, 2017 – Second of a series about contrasting Ohio-PA border politics. State and national Democrat parties have written off Western Pennsylvania politics. To deflect boredom, we Keystoners follow happenings in the Mahoning Valley…

Local Amish Benefit From Trump Import Duties On Canadian Wood Products

Local Amish Benefit From Trump Import Duties On Canadian Wood Products

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The United States will impose preliminary anti-subsidy duties averaging 20 percent on imports of Canadian softwood lumber, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday, escalating a long-running trade dispute between the two neighbors. The move, which affects some $5.66 billion worth of…

America Is Not The Worlds Whore

America Is Not The Worlds Whore

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  SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump’s apparently offhand comment after meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping — that “Korea actually used to be a part of China” — has enraged many South Koreans it was written today and…

Judge St.John Decision Could Set Child Abuser Free In 30 Days Or Less. Resign Sir Your Services Are No Longer Needed

Judge St.John Decision Could Set Child Abuser Free In 30 Days Or Less. Resign Sir Your Services Are No Longer Needed

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In the case of Bruce A. Perryman Jr., Karson said Mercer County Common Pleas Court Judge Christopher J. St. John got it wrong according to a Sharon Herald Aarticle published Yesterday. A jury found Perryman, 35, of Grove City, guilty of two…

Why Doctors Are Giving Heroin to Heroin Addicts Free In England And Why It Will Save Lives In Trumbull And Mercer County

Why Doctors Are Giving Heroin to Heroin Addicts Free In England And Why It Will Save Lives In Trumbull And Mercer County

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Treating heroin addicts by giving them heroin might seem counterintuitive. But for some of the most hardened addicts, administering heroin in supervised clinics may just do the trick where detox and methadone have failed. With the death rate locally hitting record highs…

Government Of The Minority

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By Dick Miller We Connect Dots Blog www.weconnectdots.net   (312) Sunday, April 02, 2017 – Sometime late in the last century a small but influential number of lawmakers intent on privatizing government services, convinced a larger number of voters to forego investigation…