Vice President Joe Biden will be in the Lehigh Valley tomorrow. The Vice President will speak at Ben Franklin TechVentures to discuss the Recovery Act, then attend a fundraiser for John Callahan, who is challenging Congressman Charlie Dent (R-15). Steel from the World Trade Center will be traveling through the Lehigh Valley today, part of a 28-truck convoy that is taking the steel back to
And, congrats to the Lehigh Valley Tweetup for celebrating its one year anniversary yesterday at the Allentown Brew Works. The Tweetup received great coverage in a Morning Call article.
A new Senate poll has a surprising result: the Rasmussen Report poll has Arlen Specter with a 2% lead over Congressman Joe Sestak in the race for the Democratic nomination for the Senate, 44-42%. The poll dramatically differs with two other recently released polls, both of which show Specter with at least a 20% lead over Sestak. Incidentally, Specter is now on the air with TV ads.
Ben Bernanke, Chairmen of the Federal Reserve, said yesterday that though an economic recovery is in progress, the recovery will not reduce unemployment for some time. When it comes to mortgage assistance for Americans, a new report shows that for every home saved, ten more are foreclosed.
We have two Chamber events today: a President's Roundtable with the CEO of Crayola, Mike Perry, and a Southern Lehigh and Hellertown-Lower Saucon joint breakfast.
That's it for now! Wow, today was a busy one. Anyway, we'll see you later today!