CapitolInq Archive: October, 2012

Obama, local Sens. hail Specter

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President Obama and local members of the U.S. Senate and House praised Arlen Specter today as a fighter who worked across party lines to help... Read more

In House races, appeals for women voters

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If you ask just about any Congressional candidate this year what they are most focused on in this election, they’ll all give you the... Read more

Dems cancel ad buys in local House races

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National Democrats have canceled $1.1 million of television ads that were supposed to help local House challengers in the stretch run of their... Read more

Trivedi posts strong fund-raising quarter

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Democratic Congressional candidate Manan Trivedi, running to unseat Republican Jim Gerlach in a race just outside Philly, had his best fund-raising... Read more

Panel that reviewed Andrews may be in danger

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After Congressman Rob Andrews used campaign money to pay for a $30,000 trip to Scotland with his family, a little-known panel of Washington... Read more

Dems hit Fitzpatrick over Mumia attacks - but why?

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When you’re running for office and facing damaging political attacks, there is a widely-accepted method for fighting back: quickly rebut... Read more

In Eagles-Steelers scrap, who do Pa.'s U.S. senators back?

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The Eagles play the Steelers Sunday, and for most of Pennsylvania, the decision about who to root for isn’t so much a decision as it... Read more

Poll: Runyan with 10 point lead on Adler

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U.S. Rep. Jon Runyan (R., N.J.) has a 10 point lead on Democratic challenger Shelley Adler in their campaign for a South Jersey House seat... Read more