PA governor—an UNELECTED Tea-bagger—slashes education, healthcare, & won’t tax fracking industry (which owns him)


Corbett (Rep) won by 357,000 recorded votes. Even if Onaroto (Dem) had 83% of returning Obama voters and Corbett had 92% of returning McCain voters, Onaroto wins by 30,000.



These things have consequences:

PA Gov. Corbett Slashes Education and Health Care, Refuses To Tax Natural Gas Drilling
By Guest Blogger on Jul 2, 2011 at 12:00 pm

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) signed a disastrous state budget last night that favors the natural gas industry at the expense of the state’s children and least fortunate citizens. The $27.15 billionbudget does not raise taxes, but cuts health care for more than 100,000 of the state’s poorest residents. It did this by slashing Medicaid contributions by $280 million, which will result in a $425 million loss in matching federal funds. State universities and community colleges have announced the largest tuition hikes in state history as education funding took a heavy, $863-million hit.

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