Monday, October 22, 2012
Vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan visited Moon Township over the weekend. Here's a sample of what people were saying on social media about the visit.
With Election Day three weeks from Tuesday,candidates seem to be everywhere. Vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan on Saturday visited Moon Township. Here's a sample of what locals were saying about the visit on social media. Follow us on Twitter | Like us on Facebook
Saturday, October 20, 2012
Republican campaign staffers said the rally is part of the GOP campaign's effort to reach out to blue-collar voters in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania’s coal and natural gas industries and the jobs they generate—key issues to the state's voters—were on the mind of GOP vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan during a campaign rally Saturday in Moon Township. “He'll keep his war on coal going," Ryan said of his ticket's opponent, President Barack Obama, in an appearance before several hundred supporters who gathered in the Atlantic Aviation hangar on Horizon Drive, near Pittsburgh International Airport. "Not only are these policies wrong, they are keeping us from having a boom," Ryan said. "They are keeping us from having jobs." Ryan, a congressman from Wisconsin tapped to run alongside former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney on the Republican ticket, spent much of his brief …
The GOP vice presidential nominee speaks today at Atlantic Aviation in Moon Township.
Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan will be on hand today in Moon Township to speak before supporters at a campaign rally. A few hundred supporters are gathering at the Atlantic Aviation hangar on Horizon Drive in the township. Ryan is set to speak at 10:15 a.m. Ryan will head to Ohio later in the day for his next campaign stop. Local Democratic leaders, including Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, also have gathered nearby on Lindbergh Drive in Moon for a press conference, in an effort to counter the GOP's morning rally. Check back with Patch today for coverage of Ryan's event. Are you at either event? Log into Patch to upload your photos or share your observations in the comments.