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Congressman: Philly VA leaders wanted to monitor his staff on an unannounced visit
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Pat Meehan (R., Pa.) helped push through a bill Monday aiming to strengthen the national protections and response to cyber-attacks...
WASHINGTON - Sen. Robert Menendez is asking the Justice Department to pursue evidence obtained by U.S. investigators that the Cuban government concocted an elaborate plot to smear him with allegations that he cavorted with underage prostitutes, according to people familiar with the discussions.
Five congressmen asked the NCAA to rescind penalties imposed after the Sandusky scandal.
WASHINGTON – Sen. Bob Casey (D., Pa.) will launch an initiative Monday aimed at drawing attention to the needs of the so-called “sandwich...
Pennsylvania's transportation secretary warns road and transit projects could be endangered by congressional inaction.
Sen. Bob Casey (D., Pa.) wrote a letter to FIFA urging an about face on giving the event to Qatar.
CapitolInq: With the General Motors scandal as a backdrop, Sen. Bob Casey (D., Pa.) has signed onto a bill that could send executives to jail for up to five years if they conceal information about their products’ known dangers.
WASHINGTON - Faced with the threat that federal money for 117,000 transportation projects would begin to dry up in two weeks, the House on Tuesday approved a nearly $11 billion patch to extend funding through May.
In a stunning upset propelled by tea-party activists, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R., Va.) was defeated in Tuesday's congressional primary, with insurgent David Brat delivering an unforeseen and devastating loss to the second-most-powerful Republican in the House, who has widely been touted as a future speaker.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The "Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014" seemed ideal for Sen. Kay Hagan's re-election bid in politically divided North Carolina, where many people like to hunt and fish. Her bill would open more federal lands to hunters, and conservation groups liked it too.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Pat Meehan (R., Pa.) helped push through a bill Monday aiming to strengthen the national protections and response to cyber-attacks...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Familiar with the Export-Import Bank? In all likelihood, most voters in Louisiana and Virginia aren't either.
Five congressmen asked the NCAA to rescind penalties imposed after the Sandusky scandal.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The last time Republicans unleashed impeachment proceedings against a Democratic president, they lost five House seats in an election they seemed primed to win handily.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Republicans are on the offensive in the opening days of Georgia's Senate campaign, hammering Democrat Michelle Nunn as a rubber stamp for President Barack Obama and questioning her resume as a non-profit executive - the very experience that anchors her appeal as a moderate who gets things done without partisan wrangling.
Two Pennsylvania congressmen on Thursday released pictures they say show boxes of mail that went unanswered for years at the Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Regional Office.
Congressman: Philly VA leaders wanted to monitor his staff on an unannounced visit
WASHINGTON - Sen. Robert Menendez is asking the Justice Department to pursue evidence obtained by U.S. investigators that the Cuban government concocted an elaborate plot to smear him with allegations that he cavorted with underage prostitutes, according to people familiar with the discussions.
WASHINGTON – Sen. Bob Casey (D., Pa.) will launch an initiative Monday aimed at drawing attention to the needs of the so-called “sandwich...