CapitolInq Archive: April, 2013

Frazier's Philly gym gets historic designation

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WASHINGTON -- Joe Frazier's North Philadelphia gym at the corner of North Broad Street and West Glenwood Avenue has been added to the National... Read more

Toomey: no second try on gun bill

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WASHINGTON -- Could the senate and Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey take a second shot at passing the background check bill that fell short last... Read more

Toomey approval reaches new high after work on guns

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WASHINGTON – Sen. Pat Toomey’s approval rating reached a personal high in a new poll taken days after he wrapped up his push to... Read more

Poll: Menendez rebounding

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WASHINGTON – A remarkable thing happened in the Senate press gallery Tuesday. New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez walked through, and no... Read more

Obama allies to rally for Toomey

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WASHINGTON – How’s this for strange bedfellows? As Sen. Pat Toomey (R, Pa.) decried Obamacare and government spending at a... Read more

Who supported, opposed Toomey background check plan?

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WASHINGTON – A few e-mailers today asked for names of the senators who supported and opposed the background check plan sponsored by Sens... Read more

Dems seek federal review of Christie's lottery plan

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WASHINGTON -- Six Democratic New Jersey Congressmen have asked U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to review the legality of Gov. Christie’s... Read more

Background check bill unlikely to pass

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WASHINGTON – It’s not looking promising for Sen. Pat Toomey’s compromise plan on background checks for gun purchases. With... Read more