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Blake: Smoke and Mirrors Budget Proposal Fails on Job Growth

HARRISBURG, February 5, 2013 — State Sen. John Blake (D-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Monroe) today released the following statement regarding Gov. Corbett’s proposed $28.4 billion budget. “Today the Governor expressed optimism for our state but there was little in his budget –...

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Blake to Host Economy, Education Summit on Monday

SCRANTON, November 30, 2012 - - State Sen. John Blake will host numerous legislators, school officials, business and labor leaders from across the region for a discussion about the economic impact of career focused education at his first E2 Summit. The E2 Summit will...

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Blake to Host Economy, Education Summit

SCRANTON, October 26, 2012 - - State Sen. John Blake will host numerous legislators, school officials, business and labor leaders from across the region for a discussion about the economic impact of career focused education at his first E2 Summit. The E2 Summit will...

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Blake Encouraged by Voter ID Ruling, Decries Costs to Taxpayers

HARRISBURG, October 2, 2012 – – State Sen. John Blake (D-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Monroe) issued the following statement in response to today’s Commonwealth Court ruling on the Voter ID law. “It is encouraging that Judge Robert Simpson’s ruling effectively postpones the ill effects of a misguided and improperly motivated Voter ID law, but it is still not the endgame.

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