The Patriot-News wants transparency, but not too much

Published April 16, 2014

A long time ago I was a newspaper reporter, so I have a soft spot in my heart for hard-working journalists. They do a thankless job under the constant threat of layoffs and are rewarded with terrible pay and little chance for advancement. So you'll rarely hear me lash out at a ... Read more »


Tomorrow, reject the failed policies of the past

Published April 9, 2014

Ballots in the annual Penn State trustee election will be sent at midnight tonight. It's a pivotal race that will mark a three-year effort to oust those who presided over ... Read more »


Join us for a Sunshine Fund tailgate

Published April 7, 2014

When: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 8 a.m. 'til close Where: a parking lot to be determined. Join us for a special event to thank supporters of the Sunshine Fund before the 2014 ... Read more »

White Out

On Thursday, vote for honesty and experience

Published April 6, 2014

On Thursday, voting will begin in a pivotal alumni trustee election that will mark the ouster of all alumni-elected trustees who presided over the Sandusky scandal. It will be a ... Read more »

Corbett at Merck

Frazier, Merck sought Corbett support during probe of Sandusky scandal

Published March 31, 2014

A Penn State trustee asked Gov. Tom Corbett to support his company while he led the university's investigation into the Sandusky scandal, newly released e-mails show. The request by ... Read more »