Drug Addiction

Fodi Seeks Peace & Healing in Pittsburgh’s Inner City Neighborhoods

Jun 18, 2014 Comments Off tomfodi

I’ve spent the past decade working with countless inner city families on Pittsburgh’s North Side ravished by the disease of addiction. Whether it be a child or an adult, addiction not only destroys lives, but entire families. It can also terrorize whole neighborhoods due to the violence that inevitably follows the illegal, underground drug trade. …

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Professional Politician from Political Family vs “The Other Guy”

May 28, 2014 No Comments ›› tomfodi

The Pittsburgh Tribune Review recently published an article highlighting the results of a recent poll which suggested people would rather vote for a military veteran than the vast majority of the professional politicians currently holding elected office. Though the report focused on the incredibly low approval rating of Congress, to anyone who follows state politics …

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Message of Liberty Featured in an On-Camera Interview

May 6, 2014 No Comments ›› tomfodi

I graciously accepted an invitation to do an on camera interview recently and am very pleased with the results. Any opportunity to share our pro-liberty, anti-bureaucratic message is worth our time and effort. I’m thankful for Ralph Musthaler’s desire to include me in this piece even though I am not challenged in the May 20 …

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More Corruption, More Charges in Harrisburg!

Mar 12, 2014 No Comments ›› tomfodi

The news broke today from Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s office that  criminal charges have been filed against State Senator Leanna Washington (D-Montgomery). Washington is being accused of forcing her administrative staff to use their taxpayer funded time to support her campaign. The charges, which include ethics violations and theft of services, state that by forcibly …

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Fodi Securely on the Ballot in May 20th Primary

Mar 11, 2014 No Comments ›› tomfodi

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fodi Securely on the Ballot in May 20th Primary Pittsburgh, 11 March 2014 – Bellevue native and North Side Pastor, Tom Fodi, traveled to Harrisburg yesterday, March 10, to personally file the necessary paperwork and nominating petitions to have his name placed on the ballot in the May 20th primary for Pennsylvania …

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Learning the Value of Liberty in a Land of Oppression

Feb 24, 2014 No Comments ›› tomfodi

Today, generations of Americans have been born in “freedom.” We didn’t have to fight for it. We didn’t have to put our necks on the line for it. It’s just been there. It’s been the accepted norm of life in the United States. And, for that reason, I believe it’s been taken for granted. I’m …

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Repeal PA’s Full-Time Legislature

Feb 15, 2014 1 Comment ›› tomfodi

Pennsylvania has the single most expensive state legislature in the nation. While 46 of the 50 states operate with a part-time legislature made up of community servants, Pennsylvania has maintained a full-time, professional legislature since the 1970′s which has proven far less effective and far more corrupt than any other state in the country. At …

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Campaign Kickoff a Huge Success!

Feb 9, 2014 No Comments ›› tomfodi

With only days to go before the petition process begins, it was vital to launch the campaign to elect Tom Fodi the next State Representative of the 20th District with as big a bang as possible! It’s safe to say we did just that with our Campaign Kickoff Party last week!! We packed 565 Live …

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Citizens with Tom Fodi Campaign Kickoff!!

Jan 21, 2014 1 Comment ›› tomfodi

Join “Citizens with Tom Fodi” as we officially kickoff the 2014 campaign to elect Tom Fodi the next State Representative of District 20 (West View, Ross Twp, Bellevue, Avalon, and Pittsburgh’s North Side, Lawrenceville, Strip District, Polish Hill neighborhoods). Where: 565 Lincoln Avenue, Bellevue, PA 15202 When: Monday, February 3, 6:00-9:00pm The event will include …

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If Not You, Then Who?

Nov 21, 2013 2 Comments ›› tomfodi

If not you, then who? If not now, then when? This popular question has been quoted and credited to a variety of people throughout history. I’m not sure its original source can be identified with absolute certainty, but perhaps it doesn’t matter. The power of its challenge is applicable to every generation, in every community, …

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