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Citizens Alliance of Pennsylvania (CAP) is an independent, non-profit organization founded to raise the standard of living of all Pennsylvanians by restoring the Constitutional principles of limited government, economic freedom, and personal responsibility.


CAP NewsBlog

December 2, 2019
pay raise for lawmakers

Thanks to Pay Raise, Christmas Comes Early for Lawmakers

Looking for a job that pays more than $90K a year, provides $180 a day for whatever you want, guarantees you an annual raise no matter what, and gives you access to the best health insurance for a pittance? Welcome to Pennsylvania Government!
November 21, 2019
Drew Crompton

Governor Wolf’s Latest Court Nominee Embodies the Swamp

Governor Tom Wolf would have had to work pretty hard to find a worse nominee than Drew Crompton to fill an existing vacancy on the Commonwealth Court.
November 19, 2019
state government gifts

Will the legislature finally move on a gift ban for lawmakers?

When it comes to accepting gifts, cash isn't the only ethical issue for Pennsylvania lawmakers. A proposed House bill that seeks to eliminate a variety of valuable gifts seems to be an important step in the right direction.

Even The Media Recognizes CAP's Impact

The Enforcers

Another factor is the emergence of outside interest groups like the Citizens Alliance of Pennsylvania that have actively pledged to elect more doctrinaire Republicans to replace those who stray from their definition of party principles…That's a stark contrast to the last period of divided government in PA, when the bigger external factor for many House Republicans, was picking a fight with Rendell.

--Harrisburg Patriot-News, January 7, 2016

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