Major Figure in PA GOP Worked With Penn State Sex Offender’s Charity

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Jerry Sandusky at a preliminary hearing in his trial for child sexual abuse. (Photo: Getty)

An interesting article that appeared in yesterday’s print New York Post, but somehow hasn’t made its way online, details a major GOP donor’s ties to the Penn State sex scandal. The story, written by Carl Campanile, noted Lance Shaner, who gave the maximum donation of $2,500 to the Romney campaign and $100,000 to Mr. Romney’s super PAC Restore Our Future, served on the board of convicted child molester and retired Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky’s charity, Second Mile. Mr. Shaner also donated $155,550 to Republican Pennsylvania Tom Corbett’s gubernatorial campaign and the Pennsylvania Republican Party headquarters was named after himContinue reading “Major Figure in PA GOP Worked With Penn State Sex Offender’s Charity”

Roundup: Client Number 9 Version 2.0?; Joan Baez Occupies Wall Street

Former Governor Eliot Spitzer won’t rule out a return to politics.

Folk singer Joan Baez is playing an Occupy Wall Street concert.

Assemblyman William Boyland Jr. changed his Facebook profile photo to a picture from his trial after he was acquitted of bribery charges.  Continue reading “Roundup: Client Number 9 Version 2.0?; Joan Baez Occupies Wall Street”