The Philadelphia Inquirer and illegal immigration If we are going to enforce the immigration laws, we can't be soft-hearted

The Philadelphia Inquirer tweeted: Hispanic immigrant father fears deportation, seeks sanctuary in Philadelphia church – https://t.co/pJqHNC40ty pic.twitter.com/qNNOnwtXgZ — Philly Inquirer (@PhillyInquirer) November 14, 2016 And now, the story: Mexican immigrant seeks sanctuary in Center City church by Michaela Winberg and Michael Matza, Philadelphia Inquirer staff writers | Updated: November 14, 2016 — 7:52 AM EST …

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Orange is the new black: Kathleen Kane is out on bail, pending her appeals She received a very light sentence; she ought to just go ahead and get it over with

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Despite plea for leniency, Kane gets 10 to 23 months in jail by Angela Couloumbis and Craig R. McCoy, Staff Writers A tearful Kane pleaded for leniency, urging the judge to consider the impact on her sons. “I would cut off my right arm if they were separated from me and …

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For Kathleen Kane, orange is the new black.

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Facing prison, Kane pleads for mercy for her sons by Craig R. McCoy and Angela Couloumbis, Staff Writers Updated: October 24, 2016 — 2:47 PM EDT A tearful Kathleen Kane apologized Monday to the state of Pennsylvania and begged a judge to impose a sentence that would show mercy not on …

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My vote won’t count . . . but it could

As our too-few regular readers know, the Editor lives in Pennsylvania. I have already noted that my vote won’t count, because Hillary Clinton will carry the Keystone State easily, and thus take all twenty of the state’s twenty electoral votes. The votes of everyone who casts a ballot for someone other than Mrs Clinton will …

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Economics 101: You can’t add millions of people who could not afford health insurance to the insurance rolls and not increase costs dramatically We told you that this would happen

Somehow, I am not at all surprised. Pennsylvania approves sharp increases for Obamacare plans By Wes Venteicher | Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, 3:21 p.m. The Pennsylvania Insurance Department on Monday approved monthly premium increases of up to 55 percent for health insurance plans sold on the Affordable Care Act’s online marketplace in the state. Calling …

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My last week

For those who’ve wondered where I’ve been, all that I’ll say about that is that Crohn’s Disease sucks. So, I spent some time in the care of Lehigh Valley Hospital, and while I was definitely a low-maintenance patient, I can say that the nurses on Unit 6K are pretty good. That left me with (too …

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Is it wrong of me to laugh?

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Kane seeks $1 million immediately in divorce case Updated: September 7, 2016 — 10:57 AM EDT SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) – Convicted former Pennsylvania attorney general Kathleen Kane is asking a judge to order her estranged husband to immediately provide $1 million of about $6 million she contends she should receive in …

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Go away, Kathleen, just go away!

The Democrats’ one time “It Girl” has now acquired two letters before the “it.” Chief justice: Kane’s suspended license no bar to staying in office By Angela Couloumbis, Philadelphia Inquirer Harrisburg Bureau | Posted: September 30, 2015 HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane can remain the state’s highest law enforcement official even with …

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Kane is unable

The woes of the Democrats’ one time “It Girl” are mounting! From The Philadelphia Inquirer: AG Kane quashed subpoenas in casino investigation, sources say Craig R. McCoy and Angela Couloumbis, Philadelphia Inquirer Staff Writers | Last updated: Thursday, April 2, 2015, 1:08 AM | Posted: Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 8:36 PM Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen …

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Kathleen Kane: the appearance of impropriety

From the Philadelphia Daily News: Kane ‘cautiously hopeful’ after Pa. Supreme Court hearing David Gambacorta, Daily News Staff Writer gambacd@phillynews.com, 215-854-5994 | Posted: Thursday, March 12, 2015, 12:16 AM The curious case of Kathleen Kane took center stage in Philadelphia yesterday. The state Supreme Court heard spirited arguments in a packed City Hall courtroom over …

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