Tag: Congress


2nd Congressional District candidates
2nd District Drama
Apr 28, 2016 AT 4:02 PM
On a typically hot Tuesday afternoon in mid-August, the wheels were suddenly set into motion to make Pennsylvania’s 2nd Congressional District race competitive for the first time in two decades....
Ups and downs
Aug 22, 2016 AT 6:36 AM
Winners Katie McGinty The real-life Chauncey Gardner of political candidates has, incredibly, overtaken Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey in the polls. Turns out that Toomey’s fence-sitting on...
Town hall pass
Mar 6, 2017 AT 9:07 AM
During a Facebook Live conversation with CBS3 Philadelphia on Monday, the first questions for US Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) were about why his constituents had to ask their questions through social...
Mar 31, 2017 AT 7:19 AM
Harrisburg – Just this past Wednesday, the US Senate voted 50-49 to roll back an Obama-era Department of Labor rule that allows cities and counties to develop retirement security plans for private-...
House Rules
Apr 10, 2017 AT 12:14 AM
Dan Muroff, a lawyer and Democratic 9th Ward leader, announced that he will take on Republican U.S. Rep. Pat Meehan in the 2018 election. In a press release on Monday, the Democrat attacked Meehan’s...
Sep 21, 2017 AT 3:30 PM
A hoary adage about the weather is often attributed to Mark Twain: if you don’t like it now, just wait five minutes and it will change. Something like that has happened to the burgeoning reelection...