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One day after coasting to reelection, U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah faced deepening legal problems with the guilty plea of a second member of his inner circle.
Billionaires and corporations spent $4 billion to preserve the status quo in the 2014 election - and they won. Here's why a Republican Senate won't change D.C.'s stalemate.
Republicans in the Philadelphia suburbs appear poised to capitalize on a strong year for their party when it comes to Congress.
With Ryan Costello's win Tuesday in the Sixth District congressional race, Chester County is on the hunt for a new member of its board of commissioners.
Republican U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo is leading Democratic challenger William Hughes Jr. by 53 percent to 34 percent in the Second Congressional District race, according to a poll released Tuesday by Richard Stockton College.
WASHINGTON – Delaware Sen. Chris Coons sharply criticized Gov. Christie and New York Gov. Cuomo over their Ebola quarantine policies Thursday,...
WASHINGTON - Voters hoping to decide control of Congress might be watching the wrong elections. While the focus is on November's races, critical House contests in the Philadelphia region may have been most influenced by low-profile state elections in 2010.
As his party lurches toward November's midterm elections at risk of losing control of the Senate, U.S. Sen. Cory A. Booker said a Democratic majority is needed to tackle big problems such as immigration and corporate tax policy.
BucksInq: At the first of three scheduled debates between U.S. Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick (R., Pa.) and Democratic challenger Kevin Strouse, the two used an hour of radio airtime Wednesday to stake out positions on issues like healthcare, economic development, and foreign policy.
The questions from the audience were broad and unscripted, hitting topics like abortion rights, climate change, college tuition, and foreign policy.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A White House veto threat appears to have put on ice a congressional effort to permanently renew a handful of generous tax breaks for businesses and individuals. Officials say that the plan, brewing behind closed doors on Capitol Hill, favored corporations over the working class.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate Democrats' top message man is urging the party leftward in the wake of crushing midterm election losses, saying working Americans want a robust government that will promote education access, labor bargaining rights, progressive taxes and more.
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - The conventional wisdom in the Republican Party is changing.
CapitolInq: Pat Meehan is taking a step up. The Republican Congressman from Delaware County has been appointed to the powerful House Ways and Means Committee, his office announced Friday, giving him a spot on an A-list panel that oversees tax policy.
With Ryan Costello's win Tuesday in the Sixth District congressional race, Chester County is on the hunt for a new member of its board of commissioners.
WASHINGTON - Pat Toomey is up next. Republicans won control of the Senate on Tuesday, but as Democrats look to try to quickly reclaim the majority, they see the Pennsylvania Republican as one of the country's most inviting targets, setting up what could be one of the hottest Senate races of 2016.
One day after coasting to reelection, U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah faced deepening legal problems with the guilty plea of a second member of his inner circle.
Billionaires and corporations spent $4 billion to preserve the status quo in the 2014 election - and they won. Here's why a Republican Senate won't change D.C.'s stalemate.
Republican U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo is leading Democratic challenger William Hughes Jr. by 53 percent to 34 percent in the Second Congressional District race, according to a poll released Tuesday by Richard Stockton College.
Republicans in the Philadelphia suburbs appear poised to capitalize on a strong year for their party when it comes to Congress.