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PTCC Archive

22 June 2006

Dear Friends,

Just a short note today.

The statewide taxpayers’ alliance has gotten some good press over the past few days from media outlets from across the state. Here are the latest links if you’d like to check them:

The Pottstown Mercury

The Intelligencer

The Wyalusing Rocket-Courier

That’s it for today. I’ll be updating you as events occur.

As always, please feel free to forward this to friends, relatives, and acquaintances. If they would like to subscribe to this virtual taxpayers’ advocacy list, please have them send an E-mail to

Your comments, suggestions, and input are always welcome.

Thanks again for all of your support!


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