Tag Archives: Jason Altmire

Altmire, Fitzgerald, Doyle, and Others Rally for Critz

After a close and heated primary election battle, the Democratic Party is beginning to fall in line behind Congressman Mark Critz and offer their full support.  In what has been an exceptionally gracious defeat, Congressman Jason Altmire has offered his … More after the jump

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Labor Matters–How the 12th District Was a Sign of Things to Come

If you’ve paid any attention to the media narrative following Congressman Mark Critz’s surprise come-from-behind victory over Congressman Jason Altmire in the 12th Congressional District, you’ll know that organized labor was the decisive factor in winning the race.  Aside from … More after the jump

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Jason Altmire A True Gentleman in Defeat

It has been said that if Al Gore had spoken during the entire 2000 President Election campaign in the same way he did in his concession speech, he would have handily won.  This same idea may ring true in the … More after the jump

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Steny Hoyer: Altmire’s Ads “Continue to Mislead Pennsylvania Voters”

Democratic House Whip Steny Hoyer has again jumped into the fray in the Democratic Primary Election for the 12th Congressional District, criticizing Congressman Jason Altmire’s negative ad campaign.

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In New Ad, Altmire Defends Balanced Budget Amendment Vote

Congressman Jason Altmire recently released a new attack ad against his Primary Election opponent, Congressman Mark Critz, in which he defends his vote for the Balanced Budget Amendment.  Altmire also attacks Critz for voting against the measure, claiming that the … More after the jump

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PA AFL-CIO Weighs in on New Poll in PA-12

A new poll out today from the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review shows Congressman Mark Critz gaining momentum and now within four points of his Primary Election opponent, Congressman Jason Altmire. Since the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO endorsed Critz three weeks ago, their members have … More after the jump

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Critz Within 4 Points of Altmire

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review released the results of a new poll showing Congressman Jason Altmire leading Congressman Mark Critz by only 4 points in the Democratic Primary for the 12th Congressional District.  The Susquehanna Polling and Research survey of 400 likely … More after the jump

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Joe Sestak Endorses Jason Altmire

Retired 3-Star Admiral and former Congressman Joe Sestak today endorsed Congressman Jason Altmire over Congressman Mark Critz in the Democratic Primary Election for the newly gerrymandered 12th Congressional District.

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Democrat Jason Altmire Using GOP Lobbying Firm for Phonebanks, Campaign Donations

Late last week, Keystone Politics was forwarded an email that had been sent out by the Altmire campaign to their Washington D.C. contact list.  The email, innocuous enough on its face, is an invitation sent out to PACs and persons … More after the jump

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Altmire Doubles Down in Another Attack Ad

Congressman Jason Altmire has released another attack ad titled “Represent” against his Primary Election opponent Congressman Mark Critz in which he doubles down on an assertion that Mark Critz didn’t vote against Tea Party attempts to dismantle Medicare.

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