PA-12: More on Critz’ highly elastic claims
Continuing on this post, discussing the latest ad from the Critz campaign, and the very, very indirect attacks on Tim Burns. The claim: Tim Burns laid off his own workers in PA, and got tax breaks for outsourcing Critz’s camp cites this article from the Pittsburgh Business Times to show Burns’s “indifference” to the prospect of layoffs at the company he founded. The “incriminating” quote: | Read More »
PA-12: Is Mark Critz a fan of Spandex?
Critz certainly seems to have an affinity with such a flexible product, with the stretching claims he makes in this ad: Looking at this a claim at a time: Burns wants to privatize Medicare and Social Security Critz’s claimed sources for this? The fact that the House Conservatives Fund has endorsed Burns, and Burns’ claims in a candidate forum on April 28. This is dubious | Read More »
“Nancy Pelosi’s not trying so hard to get him elected because he’s a nice guy”
The “him” in question is Mark Critz, who’s running against Tim Burns in Pennsylvania’s 12th district special election on May 18. The quote is from Tim Burns himself, which you can watch here. Right now Burns is leading this race, which is impressive for a district with a large Democrat registration advantage. The voters want a change. But this is no time to get complacent | Read More »
Tim Burns and a flustered Mark Critz in PA-12
Promoted from diaries. – Moe Lane. I made a further edit of my video from last night’s PA-12 debate. This clip shows the notable closing statements*, including Tim Burns’s linking of Mark Critz and Nancy Pelosi, and Critz’s bizarre and stunning apology to the Burns camp for ads he’d run attacking Burns’s position on taxes. *I’ve left out Bill Russell, Don Mackell, and Ryan Bucchanieri | Read More »