CapitolInq Archive: July, 2013

Toomey rips Obama corporate tax plan

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WASHINGTON -- Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey had a prime role Tuesday in the Republican push back against President Obama's plan to overhaul... Read more

Booker: Iowa speech was supposed to be canceled

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Cory Booker raised eyebrows among political watchers today when news came out that he was scheduled to speak in Iowa Aug. 29 -- just two-and-a-half... Read more

Casey tops Toomey in Senate softball

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WASHINGTON – In a Pennsylvania summer tradition, Sen. Bob Casey and Sen. Pat Toomey met on the National Mall Tuesday for a softball game... Read more

Eck challenges Lonegan on debate

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WASHINGTON -- Doctor Alieta Eck accused conservative leader Steve Lonegan of ducking her in a debate as the two run for the Republican nomination... Read more

Lott says he'd allow a House immigration vote

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From Inquirer staff writer Theodore Schleifer: If former U.S. Sen. Majority Leader Trent Lott had House Speaker John Boehner’s job,... Read more

Booker, Pallone step up TV battle

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WASHINGTON -- With just three weeks to go until New Jersey's Senate primary, the Democratic candidates signaled a new wave of intensity on... Read more

Guardian's Glenn Greenwald endorses Holt

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WASHINGTON -- Glenn Greenwald, the Guardian writer near the center of the storm over leaks of U.S. surveillance programs, endorsed U.S. Rep... Read more

Lonegan takes early aim at Booker

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New Jersey's Senate primaries are still a few weeks away, but conservative Republican Steve Lonegan is already taking aim at Democratic Newark... Read more