Casey Announces Certification of Owens-Illinois Workers For Trade Adjustment Assistance

WASHINGTON, DC— U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today announced the decision by the U.S. Department of Labor to certify laid-off Owens-Illinois (O-I) workers in the Clarion area for Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA). “This is wonderful news for former Owens-Illinois workers,” said Senator Casey.  “Being granted this Trade Adjustment Assistance will allow for these workers to […]

August 31st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

Mike Kelly Advances to Top Level of Young Guns Program

Pennsylvania Republican Reaches ‘Young Gun’ Status with Clear Path to Victory Washington– The National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) announced today that Republican Mike Kelly (PA-03) has reached ‘Young Gun’ status, the premiere level of its three-tiered Young Guns program. By advancing to the program’s top tier, Kelly has proven his ability to build a winning […]

August 31st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

More Evasive Answers and Denials from Washington Politician Joe Sestak on Earmark Scandal

Where’s the Accountability, Joe? Allentown – As reporters across Pennsylvania asked Congressman Sestak to clarify why he earmarked $350,000 for a forbidden pork project, Congressman Sestak offered vague answers that only prompted more questions.  It is time for Congressman Sestak to come forward and live up to the “accountability” he talks about so often on […]

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Manan Trivedi and Senator Bob Casey Fire Up Lower Merion Supporters

Opening the Trivedi for Congress Office in Ardmore, They Highlighted Stark Choice This Election With momentum building behind his campaign and fall right around the corner, Manan Trivedi, Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania’s 6th District, was joined tonight by Senator Bob Casey to open the Trivedi for Congress office in Lower Merion. Trivedi and Senator Casey […]

August 31st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments

PoliticsPA: Rasmussen says Toomey up 6; another survey says he’s up 10

When “leaners,” those who initially say they are undecided but are asked a follow-up question, are included in the survey, Toomey’s lead stays at 6 points — 48 percent to 42 percent. Independent voters favor Toomey by 15 points, 42 percent to 27 percent, while just 68 percent of Democrats support Sestak, according to the poll. Seventy-seven percent of Republicans support Toomey, it says.

August 31st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 1 Comment

Kelly becomes an NRCC ‘Young Gun’

The NRCC has moved congressional candidate Mike Kelly, running against incumbent Democrat Kathy Dahlkemper, into its “Young Gun” program, which is designed to identify the GOP’s top pick-up opportunities across the country, The Hotline reports.

August 31st, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | 3 Comments

Lentz Tours Revitalization Efforts in Lansdowne’s Business District for Fifteenth Stop of Economic Tour on Monday

Springfield, PA –  Representative Bryan Lentz, the Democratic nominee for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District, toured Lansdowne’s downtown business district on Monday to speak with small business owners and view projects that are part of the ongoing renewal of the area’s business community. The tour was the fifteenth stop on Lentz’s 10-week, 25-stop economic […]

August 30th, 2010 | Posted in Front Page Stories | No Comments