CapitolInq Archive: November, 2012

Toomey: investigate Benghazi attack

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Sen. Pat Toomey (R., Pa.) has waded into the political furor surrounding the terrorist attacks on the U.S. embassy in Libya, co-sponsoring... Read more

Casey: keep payroll tax cut

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How McKayla Maroney helps Obama

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There he was, the tall, increasingly gray-haired President Obama, posing with the diminutive 16-year-old gymnast McKayla Maroney. Together... Read more

The fiscal cliff explained

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The fiscal cliff is the story of the moment and the next few months as taxpayers, businesses, defense contractors, local governments and social-service... Read more

Smith, LoBiondo caution Obama on Rice

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South Jersey Republican Congressmen Chris Smith and Frank LoBiondo warned President Obama Monday over naming Susan Rice as his new secretary... Read more

Memo to new Senators: don't forget who hired you

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If you’re new to the U.S. Senate, what’s the first thing you have to do? Sen. Chris Coons, a Delaware Democrat who was sworn in... Read more

Meehan: Petraeus should testify on Benghazi

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Congressman Pat Meehan wants to hear from David Petraeus – but not about the former CIA chief’s affair. Meehan, a Delaware County... Read more
A camera crew hovers around U.S. Rep. Bob Brady Tuesday at Famous 4th Street Deli.

Brady: no cuts in Soc. Security, Medicare; raise taxes on jet fuel

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The election is over, and the gears of government are slowly creaking back into motion, beginning with lawmakers staking out positions on the... Read more