Friday, July 31, 2015

Fitzpatrick: all signs "go" in 8th CD

Former U.S. Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick has scheduled an announcement event for Saturday in Langhorne, Pa., Republican sources say.

Fitzpatrick: all signs "go" in 8th CD

0 comments

It looks as if former U .S. Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick (R.,Pa.) wants to attempt a comeback in the Bucks County-centered 8th congressional district.

Republican sources say that Fitzpatrick has scheduled a Saturday "announcement about his political future" for Saturday at 1 p.m. at a school in Langhorne, Pa.

He would take on U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy (D.,Pa.), an army veteran of Iraq, who wrested the seat from Fitzpatrick in 2006, the year of voter revolt against congressional Republicans.

0 comments
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

Comment policy:

Philly.com comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by Philly.com staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Read 0 comments
 
comments powered by Disqus
About this blog

Commonwealth Confidential gives you regularly updated coverage of the state legislature, the governor and the workings of the state bureaucracy. It is written by Angela Couloumbis in the Inquirer's Harrisburg bureau, based in the statehouse, and by the newspaper's far-flung campaign reporters.



Commonwealth Confidential
Also on Philly.com
letter icon Newsletter