Tag Archives: Rob Kauffman

Yahoo News Puts PA Politician on List of Nation’s “Biggest Election Photo Gaffes”

In a pre-election roundup, Yahoo News compiled a list of the “biggest election photo gaffes,” citing photos of Mitt Romney, Barack Obama, British Prime Minister David Cameron, and a Representative in the Pennsylvania State House. And which General Assembly member … More after the jump

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Email Catches Rep. Kauffman in Bold-Faced Lie

Representative Rob Kauffman’s textbook campaign meltdown continues to add chapters.  A recently published email appears to have exposed Kauffman (R-Chambersburg) in the middle of a not-so-intricate lie. A well-established debate-dodger, Kauffman was noticeably absent from a recent candidates forum hosted … More after the jump

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Humane PA Endorses Spicka Over Puppy-Photoshopping Kauffman

Humane PA has announced their endorsement of Susan Spicka in the 89th General Assembly district over Rep. Rob Kauffman, who made statewide news for photoshopping a puppy into pictures of his family on his campaign literature. Humane PA is an … More after the jump

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Kauffman Canine Contest Winner

Because the Philadelphia Inquirer just picked up our story about PA State Representative Rob Kauffman (R-Chambersburg) and his political puppy photoshop, we think it’s time to announce the winner of the Kauffman Canine Contest. Last week, we asked for your … More after the jump

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Pennsylvania’s Worst Campaign Photoshop of 2012

Photoshopping campaign material is generally frowned upon in the world of professional politics.  It always seems like a good idea at the time—but it always comes back to hurt you when a careful eye notices.  The problem with doctoring photos … More after the jump

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Spicka: Rob Kauffman is Beating a Dead Horse Racing Subsidy

State Representative Rob Kauffman has refused to debate Susan Spicka on numerous occasions for a variety of reasons.  Subsequently, Spicka is holding a series of Kauffman-less public forums where she has been explaining her views on a variety of subjects.  … More after the jump

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Is Rep. Rob Kauffman a Vigilante Crime Fighter?

I’m becoming more and more awestruck at the campaign that State Representative Rob Kauffman (R-Franklin County) is running in the 89th General Assembly District.  In a previous article, I asked readers to help me try to pinpoint exactly what Rep. … More after the jump

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Rep. Rob Kauffman Calls Shippensburg University Students “Unprofessional”

As is becoming a trend across the Commonwealth, Republican Representative Rob Kauffman is refusing to debate his Democratic opponent, Susan Spicka. This is not surprising.  Yet, Kauffman brought debate-dodging to a new low by not just declining to debate Spicka, … More after the jump

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Carpe Per Diem: the “unique daily expenses of being a legislator”

On Thursday, PA State Representative Rob Kauffman said that he claims $52.00 in per diems because of the “unique daily expenses of being a legislator.”  This left me wondering what exactly Representative Kauffman could be talking about when he describes … More after the jump

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Franklin County Dems Make Endorsements

On Monday, the Franklin County Democratic Committee announced their endorsements for the November 6th election. Stephen Harris, Chair of the Franklin County Dems, said that it “is important that we announce our support for these Democratic Candidates early so we … More after the jump

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